PLEASE NOTE:  Temporary branch closures – 9am to 1pm, Thursday 30 May. A memorial service for Your Library CEO, Joseph Cullen, will be held on Thursday, 30 May. To enable library employees to attend the service, our library branches will be closed from 9am to 1pm. Our after hours returns chutes will remain available. We apologise for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding during this time.


Regular storytimes will resume on Monday 15 March.

During school holidays, we run a range of other events for kids of all ages. Subscribe to our Children’s Newsletter to find out about upcoming kids’ events as soon as they’re announced.

Watch Storytime online!

You can always enjoy Storytime at home.

Catch up on heaps of great Storytime sessions and holiday craft activities on our YouTube Channel.

Watch stories come to life at home with Story Box Library. Enjoy books by Australia’s favourite authors read to you by Australian actors, authors, illustrators and comedians. There are hundreds of stories available (including many in Auslan), with new stories added every week.

Chinese Storytime / 中文故事会

Our friends at A Little Chinese Adventure, Jenny and Jingjing, are so excited to offer Storytimes in Chinese at Bayswater, Knox, Realm and Rowville Libraries. These storytimes are exclusively in Chinese, but are open to all children and their families.

故事会时间11:00-11:30。 故事会免费。欢迎有0-6岁儿童的家庭来参加。故事發生在每週五,学校假期除外。查看日历以了解故事日期。

Storytime italiano

Introduce the Italian language to your little ones with stories, songs, sensory games and craft. It’s all in Italian for children aged 0-6 years. Please email [email protected] to reserve your place. Storytime in Italiano is supported by the Knox City Council Community Development Fund.


Auslan Storytime

Please join us for stories and rhymes featuring an expert in Australian Sign Language (Auslan) who will interpret the session alongside our storyteller. Auslan Storytimes are held on the first Friday of the month.

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