School Holiday Program Out Now!

Check out the huge range of activities on offer across the libraries this April school holidays. Download a full program here.

Movie Screening - Trolls - rated PG: FREE screening

trollsAfter the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off  on a journey to rescue her friends.

Hallidays Point Library Tues. 18 April 2.00 - 3.35 pm

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Movie Screening - Finding Dory - rated PG: FREE screening

finding Dory

The friendly but forgetful blue tang fish, Dory, begins a search for her long-lost parents, and everyone learns a few things about the real meaning of family along the way.

Harrington Library Thurs. 20 April 10.30am - 12.10 pm

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CWA EASTER CRAFT: FREE activity 

Easter Basket

Join the Wingham CWA for this super-duper fun Easter craft. Participants will be making an Easter card and basket.

Wingham Library Monday 10 April 10.00 - 11.00 am

Taree Library Monday 10 April 2.00 - 3.00 pm

Suitable 5-8yrs. Supervision required. 

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Easter Craft & Treasure Hunt: FREE activity

EASTER

Create an Easter basket and then solve the clues to fill your basket with treasure.

Hallidays Point Library Thurs. 13 April 10.30 - 11.30 am

Suitable 5yrs+ Supervised activity. FREE activity

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Create and Meditate: $5 per child

meditationThis one hour workshop includes energetic movement and quiet moments of mindfulness and relaxation. It is designed to encourage children to use their imagination, embrace emotions, celebrate their unique selves and have fun.

Harrington Library Wed. 12 April 10.30 - 11.30 am

Wingham Library Fri. 21 April 11.00am - 12.00 pm

Suitable 5yrs+ 

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Crafty Science: FREE activity

I love ScienceExplore science through fun and interactive craft. In this hands-on workshop you’ll be making a hovercraft and paper glider and exploring magnetic attraction.

Wingham Library Wed. 12 April 2.00 - 3.00 pm

Suitable 5yrs+ Supervised activity. 

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 Taronga Zoomobile: $8 per child

Presented by MidCoast Libraries in partnership with the Manning Entertainment Centre

Animals of the Dreaming featuring Col Hardy

'Animals of the Dreaming’ is a fantastic program that operates out of Sydney’s Taronga Zoo and combines Australian animal encounters with Aboriginal Dreamtime stories. Col Hardy is an Aboriginal singer who was born and raised in outback NSW. He has a deep understanding of the Dreaming and Aboriginal culture. One of Col’s passions is to pass this knowledge on to children. The fully qualified Education Officer will introduce a wide variety of unique and wonderful animals such as Ferris the Carpet Python and Brian the Echidna.

Taronga Zoo

Manning Entertainment Centre Tues. 18 April 10.00 - 11.00 am

Suitable all ages. Parents must supervise children aged 5 yrs and under. 

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Kids Bingo: FREE activity

Enjoy the fast-paced game of bingo.

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Hallidays Point Library Tues. 11 April 2.00 - 3.00 pm

Taree Library Thurs. 13 April 11.00 am - 12.00 pm

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Preschool Storytime 

Mutt read copy 1Stories, songs and craft for pre-school aged children (3-5 years) are held regularly at Taree, Wingham, Hallidays Point & Harrington during term time.

Location   Day  Time

Taree

Thursday 

10.30 – 11.30 am

Hallidays Point

Friday

10.30 – 11.30 am

Wingham                        

Monday

10.30 am – 11.30 am

Harrington

Thursday               

10.30 – 11.30 am 


Wriggle, Giggle, Read

A fun-filled program of books, songs and rhymes for parents and their babies held at Taree, Wingham and Hallidays Point Libraries during term time

Location   Day  Time

Taree

Monday

First and third Monday of each month from 10.30 – 11.30 am

Hallidays Point

Wednesday

Every Wednesday from 10.30 – 11.30 am

Wingham                        

Wednesday

First and Third Wednesday of each month from 10.30 – 11.30 am

We hold special storytime events throughout the year to celebrate Indigenous Literacy Day, National Simultaneous Storytime, and Children's Book Week.


School Holiday Activities

During the school holidays, we have movie screenings, craft activities, cooking classes and board game afternoons for you to enjoy.  Watch out for program details just before term ends!

Places are limited so you need to book a spot.