Storytimes return Monday 1st February, 2021!

The following conditions apply to all Storytime sessions:
  • Bookings are essential for every adult and child over 12 months
  • Bookings open 3 days before the session
  • Numbers are limited
  • Social distancing will be observed
  • Sessions will run for 20 minutes and include stories and rhymes and a take-home craft activity
  • Conditions of Entry to the library must be observed

In addition to this, as per the conditions of entry to the library, masks should be carried at all times.

  • All sessions are Family sessions open to the age range 0-6 years
  • There will be no singing, but rhymes and fingerplays are allowed
  • The children must sit with the parent(s)
  • Saturday Storytimes will not return until Term 2
  • Face-to-face Chinese Storytimes will not return until Term 2, however online Chinese Storytime sessions will be made available
  • One Storytime session per week will be delivered online


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Activity Packs
Stay entertained and get crafty with our home-delivered activity packs! They are full of popular colouring activities, word searches and educational fun, and can be tailored to your child’s interests.

Online Storytimes
Be sure to follow our Facebook page here to access live storytimes! Times will be posted to let you know exactly when we will be live.

No more fines!
We’re making all fines vanish at ERL! That’s right, from 1 March, they’re gone for good. Watch your fines disappear here.

Kanopy Kids
Kanopy Kids highlights films and TV series that inspire and inform, helping children develop empathy, mindfulness, and self-esteem through entertaining and educational videos. Stream now!