Kids & youth activities

Experience virtual reality, build amazing LEGO creations or join us for school holiday activities - kids and young people can enjoy a wide range of activities, services and activities at Armidale Regional Library, as well as our online services.

School holiday activities

July school holidays

Guyra Library

LEGO Balloon racing car challenge
Tuesday 29 June
10.30am - 11.30am

Virtual Reality (VR)
Wednesday 30 June 
10am - 4pm. Ages 8years +. Bookings essential

Movie with Popcorn - Raya and the last dragon 
Thursday 1 July 
Bookings essential and tickets to be collected from Library. 
All ages.
10.30am start

Storytime & teddy bear picnic
Tuesday 6 July
Bring along your special Teddy for morning tea in the library. Bookings essential for catering.
10.30am - 11.30am

LEGO challenge 
Wednesday 7 July
10.30am - 12pm

Armidale Library

LEGO free play
Tuesday 29 June, 6 July and Wednesday 30 June
All day

Virtual Reality (VR)
Wednesday 7 July 
10am - 4pm. Ages 8years +. Bookings essential

Weaving with Sophie Honess
Thursday 1 July 
Create your very own woven textile work of art to take home with you. You will use vibrant colours and a range of textures to make a masterpiece! Bookings essential. 
11.30am – 1pm for ages 5 - 9 years 
2pm - 4pm for ages 10 - 16 years

Film workshops
Friday 2 July
Lights, camera, green-screen with Danny Stanley. Welcome some Hollywood to the Library as we use studio lighting, microphones and green screen technology to make a (very) short film, written and directed by the class. Bookings essential. 
11.30am – 1pm for ages 5 - 9 years 
2pm - 4pm for ages 10 - 16 years

Mixed Craft
Monday 5 July 
Paper, stickers, wool. All ages welcome. Bookings required. 
Morning 10am – 11am
Afternoon 1pm - 2pm

Movie with popcorn
Thursday 8 July 
Bookings essential and tickets to be collected from Library. 
All ages.
1:30pm start

Storytime & teddy bear picnic
Friday 9 July
Bring along your special Teddy for morning tea in the library. Bookings essential for catering.
10.30am - 11.30am


For valuable information on the HSC for students and teachers visit the State Library website.

Regular activities

(no bookings required)

Storytime
For children 0-5 years. Designed to develop a love of reading and sound recognition.
A great way for children to play and meet new people.
Armidale library: Tuesdays 10.30am to 11.30am (during school terms) in Kids & Youth area.
Guyra library: Mondays at 11am.

LEGO Builders
For kids 5 - 12 years

 

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