July school holiday activities

Draw like Tom GatesDraw like Tom Gates

When: Friday 13 July 2018, 10.30 - 11.30 am
Age: 7-12
Cost: Free. Click here to book online at Trybooking. 

Morph yourself into a Tom Gates-style picture with video inspiration from the author of Tom Gates books Liz Pichon.
Discover how to create Tom Gates artwork
using bubble writing, shooting stars, arrows, circles and stripes.

 

Fig tree illustrationA library and a tree! What did it see?

When: Tuesday 10 July 2018, 10.30 am – 12.00 noon
Age: 8-12 
Cost: Free. Click here to book online at Trybooking.

Come along and create an artist’s book with local artist Lea Tucker. You will have the chance to write a story, draw and do some amazing collage, focusing on the beautiful fig tree outside Kiama Library.Take a journey through the history of the tree and help create a special story book about its life so far. 

 

 

NAIDOC weekNAIDOC Week scratch painting

When:  Tuesday 10 July 2018, 2.00 - 3.15 pm
Age: 5-10
Cost: Free. Click here to book online at Trybooking.

Help us acknowledge and celebrate NAIDOC Week by participating in our special ‘scratch’ painting craft.

 

 

 

 

Working with yarn Working with yarn


When: Wednesday 11 July 2018, 10.30 am – 12 noon
Age: 8-12
Cost: Free. Click here to book online at Trybooking.

There's no excuse to be cold this winter! Back by popular demand, Kiama Knitters Guild and Kiama Library present a knitting and yarn workshop for knitters of all abilities, with all equipment supplied.

 

 

 

MoviesKid's movies

When: Friday 13 July 3.00-5.00 pm and Friday 20 July 10.30 am - 12 noon
Age: 5+ (under 6s must be accompanied by an adult)
Cost: Free. Click here to book online at Trybooking.

Kiama Library will be showing free family-friendly movies in the Library auditorium during the July school holidays. Places are limited so get in quick.

 

 

Lego constructionLEGO family night

When: Tuesday 17 July 2018, 6.00-7.30 pm
Age: 5+ (under-10s must be accompanied by a guardian)
Cost: Free. Click here to book online at Trybooking.

Bring your family to the library these holidays and enjoy an evening of LEGO free-building. Your imagination is your only limit. 




 

 

 

Creative writing for kidsCreative writing for kids 

When: Wednesday 18 July 2018, 10.30 am - 12 noon
Age: 7-12
Cost: Free. Click here to book online at Trybooking.

Have you always wanted to write a story but are unsure where to start? If so, then this is the workshop for you. Aimed at young writers, this workshop is all about having fun and using your imagination, and developing the essential tools you need to be a creative writer. Learn how to paint a picture with words, bring your characters to life, and use plot, setting and dialogue to turn your ideas into a story.