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1 MarStorytime - Manunda Library

Manunda Library
Starts: 01 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 01 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Wednesday of the month, until further notice
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

1 Marfirst5forever Storytime - City Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 01 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 01 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

2 MarFree Hearing Clinic - Manunda Library

Hearing Clinic
Starts: 02 Mar 2017 10:00 am
Ends: 02 Mar 2017 01:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Concerned about your hearing? Already have a hearing aid and want it checked?

Drop in to Manunda Library and receive your free check from Australian Hearing today.

2 MarBopping Babies - Manunda Library

Bopping Babies
Starts: 02 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 02 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

2 MarHartbeeps - Smithfield Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 02 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 02 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby. Communicating through facial features and gestural games, songs and movements will simulate and delight those newly acquired senses. Hartbeeps is for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

Hartbeeps is part of the First 5 Forever program, and encourages interactions for infants to learn from the most important people around them. You!. Talk and sing to your child.

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

2 MarEbooks and more!

Ebooks and More
Starts: 02 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 02 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Thursday of the month, until further notice
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Drop into Manunda Library and learn about our eLibrary and how you can access a huge range of resources from home. Optional:  BYO Android or Apple device.

Sessions are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 10.30 - 11.30am and no bookings required.

2 MarStorytime - Edmonton Library

Edmonton Library
Starts: 02 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 02 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Thursday of the month, until further notice
Location: Edmonton Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3735

Celebrate Library Lovers' Month this February by coming to Storytime dressed as your favourite storybook character!

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

2 Marfirst5forever Storytime - Earlville Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 02 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 02 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

2 MarMovers and Groovers - Manunda Library

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 02 Mar 2017 11:15 am
Ends: 02 Mar 2017 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

3 MarBopping Babies - Earlville Library

Bopping Babies
Starts: 03 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 03 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

3 MarConversation Café - Stratford Library

Conversation Café Stratford
Starts: 03 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 03 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Friday of the month, until further notice
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Join us at Stratford Library for some good company and interesting conversations. Light refreshments provided.

All welcome!

3 MarMovers and Groovers - Earlville Library

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 03 Mar 2017 11:15 am
Ends: 03 Mar 2017 12:00 pm
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

3 MarLEGO Mania - Manunda Library - During School Term

LEGO Mania
Starts: 03 Mar 2017 03:30 pm
Ends: 03 Mar 2017 04:30 pm
Frequency: Every week on Friday, until further notice
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Come join in the free fun of building with LEGO!

At Manunda Library every Friday 3:30-4:30pm available during school term only.

3 MarLEGO Mania - Smithfield Library - During School Term

LEGO Mania
Starts: 03 Mar 2017 03:30 pm
Ends: 03 Mar 2017 04:30 pm
Frequency: Every week on Friday, until further notice
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Come join in the free fun of building with LEGO.

At Smithfield Library every Friday 3.00pm-4.00pm.

During school term only.

7 MarBaby Rhyme Time - Earlville Library

Earlville Library
Starts: 07 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 07 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 1st Tuesday of the month, until further notice
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

7 Marfirst5forever Storytime - Smithfield Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 07 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 07 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

8 MarIT Hour - Earlville Library

The IT Hour
Starts: 08 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 08 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, until further notice
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Drop into Earlville Libraries IT Hour with your IT questions and we'll do our best to assist you. Sessions are held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, 10.30 - 11.30am and no bookings required.

8 MarStorytime - City Library

City Library
Starts: 08 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 08 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Wednesday of the month, until further notice
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

9 MarBopping Babies - Gordonvale Early Years Centre

Bopping Babies
Starts: 09 Mar 2017 10:00 am
Ends: 09 Mar 2017 10:45 am
Location: Gordonvale Early Years Centre
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

9 MarBaby Rhyme Time - Smithfield Library

Smithfield Library
Starts: 09 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 09 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Thursday of the month, until further notice
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

9 Marfirst5forever Storytime - Earlville Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 09 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 09 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

9 MarMovers and Groovers - Gordonvale Early Years Centre

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 09 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Ends: 09 Mar 2017 11:45 am
Location: Gordonvale Early Years Centre, 33 Sheppards Street, Gordonvale
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

10 MarBopping Babies - Stratford Library

Bopping Babies
Starts: 10 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 10 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

10 MarMovers and Groovers - Stratford Library

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 10 Mar 2017 11:15 am
Ends: 10 Mar 2017 12:00 pm
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

12 MarInformation Stand - Cairns Pregnancy and Baby Expo

f5f Expo
Starts: 12 Mar 2017 10:00 am
Ends: 12 Mar 2017 03:00 pm
Location: Cairns Hilton, Esplanade, Cairns
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520

Did you know that up to 90% of a child’s brain development happens in the first 5 years? Come meet our friendly staff and learn about the free resources and great activities for 0-5 year olds in the first5forever program at Cairns Libraries.

Joining your local library is free!

14 MarStorytime - Stratford Library

Stratford Library
Starts: 14 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 14 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, until further notice
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

14 Marfirst5forever Storytime - Smithfield Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 14 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 14 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

15 Marfirst5forever Storytime - City Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 15 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 15 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

16 MarBopping Babies - Manunda Library

Bopping Babies
Starts: 16 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 16 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

16 MarBaby Rhyme Time - Stratford Library

Stratford Library
Starts: 16 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 16 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Thursday of the month, until further notice
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

16 MarEbooks and more!

Ebooks and More
Starts: 16 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 16 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Thursday of the month, until further notice
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Drop into Manunda Library and learn about our eLibrary and how you can asses a huge range of resources from home. Optional: BYO Android or Apple device.

Sessions are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month, 10.30 - 11.30am and no bookings required.

16 MarIntroduction to Computers - City Library - Fully Booked

TechKnow
Starts: 16 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 16 Mar 2017 01:00 pm
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3727

FREE technology training.

Learn new skills, get connected and take the first step to better tech knowledge!

Bookings are essential!

16 Marfirst5forever Storytime - Earlville Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 16 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 16 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

16 MarMovers and Groovers - Manunda Library

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 16 Mar 2017 11:15 am
Ends: 16 Mar 2017 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

17 MarBopping Babies - Earlville Library

Bopping Babies
Starts: 17 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 17 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

17 MarMovers and Groovers - Earlville Library

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 17 Mar 2017 11:15 am
Ends: 17 Mar 2017 12:00 pm
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

20 MarStorytime - Babinda Library

Babinda Library
Starts: 20 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 20 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Monday of the month, until further notice
Location: Babinda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4067 1112

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

21 MarStorytime - Smithfield Library

Smithfield Library
Starts: 21 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 21 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, until further notice
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

21 MarTop To Bottom Health Talk - Manunda Library

Top To Bottom Health Talk
Starts: 21 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 21 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Join us for a Top To Bottom Health Talk. We will be discussing everything from speech therapy to digestion and the journey inbetween!

22 Marfirst5forever Storytime - City Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 22 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 22 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

23 MarBopping Babies - Gordonvale Early Years Centre

Bopping Babies
Starts: 23 Mar 2017 10:00 am
Ends: 23 Mar 2017 10:45 am
Location: Gordonvale Early Years Centre
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

23 MarBaby Rhyme Time - City Library

City Library
Starts: 23 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 23 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Thursday of the month, until further notice
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

23 MarConversation Cafe @ Smithfield Library

Conversation Café
Starts: 23 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 23 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Thursday of the month, until further notice
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Join us at Smithfield Library for some good company and interesting conversations. Light refreshments provided and coffees are available for purchase.

All welcome!

23 MarIntroduction to iPads - Stratford Library - Fully Booked

TechKnow
Starts: 23 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 23 Mar 2017 01:00 pm
Location: Stratford Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3727

FREE technology training.

Learn new skills, get connected and take the first step to better tech knowledge!

Bookings are essential!

23 MarStorytime - Earlville Library

Earlville Library
Starts: 23 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 23 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Thursday of the month, until further notice
Location: Earlville Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3766

Regular Storytime sessions are held at most Branches of Cairns Libraries. These sessions are aimed at the preschool aged child (3 to 5 years of age).

23 MarMovers and Groovers - Gordonvale Early Years Centre

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 23 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Ends: 23 Mar 2017 11:45 am
Location: Gordonvale Early Years Centre, 33 Sheppards Street, Gordonvale
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

25 MarShaun Tan’s The Lost Thing Storytime & Workshop – City Library

ShuanTan
Starts: 25 Mar 2017 09:30 am
Ends: 25 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

“…I was, as usual, working tirelessly on my bottle-top collection and stopped to look up for no particular reason. That’s when I first saw the thing”.

Shaun Tan’s picture book ‘The Lost Thing’ tells the story of a boy who befriends a strange creature that doesn’t appear to fit in any of the available pigeon holes.

Join us for a special Storytime and creative workshop at the City Library, explore the intriguing world of Shaun Tan’s ‘The Lost Thing’.  This is a FREE event, suitable for ages 5 yrs+.

Bookings essential.

28 MarBaby Rhyme Time - Manunda Library

Manunda Library
Starts: 28 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 28 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Frequency: Every month on the 4th Tuesday of the month, until further notice
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3779

Regular Baby Rhyme Time sessions are held at several Branches of Cairns Libraries. Baby Rhyme Time is an interactive, fun program specifically for children from birth to 2 years.

28 Marfirst5forever Storytime - Smithfield Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 28 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 28 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

29 MarFree Hearing Clinic - Smithfield Library

Hearing Clinic
Starts: 29 Mar 2017 10:00 am
Ends: 29 Mar 2017 01:00 pm
Location: Smithfield Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3711

Concerned about your hearing? Already have a hearing aid and want it checked?

Drop in to Smithfield Library and receive your free check from Australian Hearing today.

29 MarIntroduction to Computers - Manunda Library - Fully Booked

TechKnow
Starts: 29 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 29 Mar 2017 01:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3727

FREE technology training.

Learn new skills, get connected and take the first step to better tech knowledge!

Bookings are essential!

29 Marfirst5forever Storytime - City Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 29 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 29 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: City Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3720

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

30 MarPop Up Library - National Playgroup Week (Cairns)

PopUp Library
Starts: 30 Mar 2017 10:00 am
Ends: 30 Mar 2017 12:00 pm
Location: Fun Ship, Esplanade, Cairns
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520

Our lovely mobile library will be out and about in the Cairns community.

Providing the perfect outdoor reading entertainment, join in the fun and sit amongst the cushions, where you can read a lovely assortment of board books, storybooks and ask our friendly staff about our first5forever program.

30 MarBopping Babies - Manunda Library

Bopping Babies
Starts: 30 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 30 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Manunda Library
Web:
Email:
Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

30 MarHartbeeps - Stratford Library

f5f Hartbeeps
Starts: 30 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 30 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Stratford Library
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Email:
Contact: 4044 3733

Join us for a fun, interactive 45 minute class of singing, puppets and props to encourage rich interactions between parent and baby. Communicating through facial features and gestural games, songs and movements will simulate and delight those newly acquired senses. Hartbeeps is for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 6 weeks to 12 months.

Hartbeeps is part of the First 5 Forever program, and encourages interactions for infants to learn from the most important people around them. You!. Talk and sing to your child.

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

30 Marfirst5forever Storytime - Earlville Library

First 5 Forever Storytime
Starts: 30 Mar 2017 10:30 am
Ends: 30 Mar 2017 11:30 am
Location: Earlville Library
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Contact: 4044 3766

Come along to our first5forever Storytime to share stories, rhymes, sing, talk and play. At our sessions you can interact with your little one. Have fun learning new rhymes and stories to share with your child at home.

Sharing stories is fun for you and your child, and really good for little brains as well!

30 MarMovers and Groovers - Manunda Library

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 30 Mar 2017 11:15 am
Ends: 30 Mar 2017 12:00 pm
Location: Manunda Library
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Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

31 MarBopping Babies - Earlville Library

Bopping Babies
Starts: 31 Mar 2017 10:15 am
Ends: 31 Mar 2017 11:00 am
Location: Earlville Library
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Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful rhymes, lullabies, floor and lap games, actions, songs and dances that will help to stimulate your baby's natural response to music. Bopping Babies is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and pre-walker bubs aged 3 - 12 months.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

31 MarMovers and Groovers - Earlville Library

Movers and Groovers
Starts: 31 Mar 2017 11:15 am
Ends: 31 Mar 2017 12:00 pm
Location: Earlville Library
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Contact: 4044 3520 or email f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au

Enjoy delightful songs, dances and musical activities that focus on singing, moving and playing. Your child will love exploring different sounds, playing percussion instruments and interacting with colourful props. Movers and Groovers is an interactive 45 minute class for parents and children aged 1 – 5 years.

Wiggly Worms Music is part of the First 5 Forever program, and is all about helping little brains grow!

Bookings essential | Phone: 4044 3520 or Email: f5f@cairns.qld.gov.au