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Playdate at the Library

17 August 2022, 10:30am11:15am
17 August 2022, 11:30am12:15pm
24 August 2022, 10:30am11:15am
24 August 2022, 11:30am12:15pm
BookingsBookings required
Location Pauline Gandel Children's Quarter
The Quad
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Playdate at the Library: Making Music with Julie Murray

Every Wednesday at 10.30am and 11.30am until 31 August.

Unleash your child’s inner musician at the Library with a playful and intuitive learning session for pre-schoolers!

This winter, our resident host will be music educator Julie Murray from Sounds Like This. Julie will inspire young minds and get their creativity flowing with music.

Kids will learn to play percussion instruments through hands-on musical activities and songs, followed by a read-along story.

Learn more about Julie Murray on the magic of play-based learning.

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Playdate at the Library with the Nutty Scientists

Every Wednesday at 10.30am and 11.30am from 7 September to 30 November.

Boost your pre-schooler’s interest in science with an explosive and educational workshop! 

Grab a lab coat and journey with the Nutty Scientists through the natural world, from the workings of microscopic chemicals to the deepest, darkest depths of outer space. 

Kids will tackle a new topic each week through practical experiments developed by scientists and supervised by teachers.

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About Playdate at the Library

There are two sessions held each Wednesday, 10.30am-11.15am and 11.30am-12.15pm.

This activity is suitable for children aged 3-5 accompanied by an adult. Every attendee requires a ticket for this activity. 

Pauline Gandel Children's Quarter, supported by Gandel Foundation, is a purpose-built space for children and families to read, learn and play, with an associated program of activities. 

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