Alice Springs Public Library

Children and Youth

Open­ing Hours:

𝗦𝗮𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗱𝗮𝘆𝘀 & 𝗦𝘂𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆 – Open from 10 am – 1 pm
𝗠𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝘁𝗼 𝗙𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆 – Open from 10 am – 6 pm

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School Hol­i­days @ your Library

Your Pub­lic Library is open dur­ing school hol­i­days, so why not drop in, cool down and chill out with a good book, mag­a­zine, access to FREE WI-FI, com­put­ers or com­mu­nal cin­e­ma? Join us for spe­cial school hol­i­day activ­i­ties that can include: build your own (and take it home with you after!), Crafter­noons, our famous LEGO Club, Preschool Sto­ry­time or Baby Rhyme Time!

School Hol­i­day Pro­grams change reg­u­lar­ly so, for the lat­est updates, fol­low us on Face­book @ASPLibrary or call us at the Library on (08) 8950 0555.

Click below to down­load the Alice Springs Pub­lic Library Pro­gram, incor­po­rat­ing NTG’s School Hol­i­day activities!


Preschool Sto­ry­time 

Wednes­days at 10.15 am in the Library

Preschool Sto­ry­time is a fun and inter­ac­tive ses­sion using books, rhymes, and play to stim­u­late lit­er­a­cy devel­op­ment. Rec­om­mend­ed for ages 2 – 5 years, younger sib­lings are wel­come to attend. 

Ses­sions are FREE, book­ings are not required. 

Baby Rhyme Time

Fri­days at 10.15 am in the Library

Songs, rhymes, sto­ries and play are a won­der­ful way to devel­op a love of lan­guage. This ses­sion is designed to be inter­ac­tive and to sup­port pre-lit­er­a­­cy edu­ca­tion in a fun and social way. Rec­om­mend­ed for ages 0 – 2 years.

Access the lat­est song book­let here.

Ses­sions are FREE, book­ings are not required. 

Mul­ti­lin­gual Storytime

This pro­gram only runs when sto­ry­tellers become avail­able, and will take place at 3.15pm-4pm on a Friday.

Enjoy sto­ries and songs in diverse lan­guages includ­ing Nepalese, Taga­log, Span­ish, Ger­man & French! Suit­able for ages 0 – 8 years.

Ses­sions are FREE, book­ings are not required.

Become a Sto­ry­teller in your own language!

Your Library would love this to be an ongo­ing, reg­u­lar pro­gram. If you are inter­est­ed in being a mul­ti­lin­gual sto­ry teller, please call (8950 0555) or send us an email (library@​astc.​nt.​gov.​au).