Celebrate Children’s Book Week with CARP Productions.

childrens book council

Event Date Saturday 24 August, 10:30am
Event End Date Saturday 24 August, 11:30am
Location Newport Community Hub







Join in this very special Storytime celebrating diverse families, identity, and embracing who you are. Wear purple!
wear it purple

Event Date Friday 30 August, 4:00pm
Event End Date Friday 30 August, 4:45pm
Location Williamstown Library







Supporting your child in a digital maze

eSmart Libraries

Event Date Monday 2 September, 11:30am
Event End Date Monday 2 September, 12:30pm
Location Altona Meadows Library and Learning Centre







Have you recently purchased a phone or tablet for your child? Come along to a hands-on session to become more confident in staying on top of your child’s digital safety.

eSmart Libraries

Event Date Thursday 5 September, 5:30pm
Event End Date Thursday 5 September, 6:30pm
Location Newport Community Hub







Celebrate Reading Hour in a Silent Reading Party at Cre8tive Kids Club.  Pizzas and reading - a perfect match!

Event Date Thursday 19 September, 4:00pm
Event End Date Thursday 19 September, 5:00pm
Location Altona Library







Mrs Ticklebottom and the plastic problem is a show about plastic, litter, our wildlife and waterways, the ocean and one mean old Lavender Lady.

Event Date Monday 30 September, 10:30am
Event End Date Monday 30 September, 11:00am
Location Altona Library







What's a Yiayia? Find out at our grandparent storytime with author Stella Stamatakis reading her book as we celebrate Seniors Festival with rhymes, stories and songs.

seniors festival

Event Date Friday 18 October, 10:30am
Event End Date Friday 18 October, 11:30am
Location Williamstown Library







Bring your friends to the annual Hobsons Bay City Council Children's Week event for free and fun activities for families and children, including:
Live entertainment
Face painting
Art and craft
Interactive activities
...and much more!

Suitable for children 12 years and under.
Enquiries: 9932 1000

Event Date Wednesday 23 October, 10:00am
Event End Date Wednesday 23 October, 1:00pm
Location Logan Reserve







Witches, wizards and spooky fun for children aged 5-12 years. Come dressed in your spookiest outfit. Don't miss out on our third annual Halloween-themed party!

Bookings essential. Bookings open September.

Event Date Thursday 31 October, 5:00pm
Event End Date Thursday 31 October, 6:30pm
Location Newport Community Hub







Celebrate summer at storytime in the park. Bring a rug and enjoy pond life stories, songs and craft under the golden elm tree.

In case of rain this storytime will be held at Williamstown Library.

Event Date Wednesday 6 November, 10:30am
Event End Date Wednesday 6 November, 11:00am
Location Williamstown Botanic Gardens