If you’re looking for things to do during the school holidays, think of the library. Every school holidays, we put on a range of fun activities for school aged children and youth.

Mon 25 Mar
Wed 15 May
Reflective crystals

2024 Young Writers' Competition

Calling all aspiring young writers to enter the 2024 Young Writers' Competition! Entries now open, closing Wednesday 15 May 2024.
Art and Culture, Children and Families, Youth Week, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Tue 16 Apr
9.30 AM - 10.30 AM
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Creative Writing for Years 3 - 6 at Mona Vale

Join award-winning children’s author Belinda Murrell in these fun creative writing workshops.
Mona Vale Library Mona Vale
Children and Families, Council Events, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Tue 16 Apr
10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
lock box

Byte the Bug Challenge at Manly

Work together to complete a combination of digital and physical puzzles in the Library, solve the password and escape!
Manly Library, 1 Market Ln Manly
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Tue 16 Apr
11.00 AM - 12.00 PM
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Creative Writing for Years 3 - 6 at Mona Vale

Join award-winning children’s author Belinda Murrell in these fun creative writing workshops.
Mona Vale Library Mona Vale
Children and Families, Council Events, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Tue 16 Apr
11.30 AM - 12.30 PM
lock box

Byte the Bug Challenge at Manly

Work together to complete a combination of digital and physical puzzles in the Library, solve the password and escape!
Manly Library, 1 Market Ln Manly
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Tue 16 Apr
2.00 PM - 3.00 PM
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Creative Writing for Years 3 - 6 at Warringah Mall

Join award-winning children’s author Belinda Murrell in these fun creative writing workshops.
Warringah Mall Library Brookvale
Children and Families, Council Events, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Tue 16 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
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Creative Writing for Years 7 - 9 at Warringah Mall

Join award-winning children’s author Belinda Murrell in these fun creative writing workshops.
Warringah Mall Library Brookvale
Council Events, Youth Week, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Tue 16 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Manly

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Manly Library, 1 Market Ln Manly
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Wed 17 Apr
10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
lock box

Byte the Bug Challenge at Manly

Work together to complete a combination of digital and physical puzzles in the Library, solve the password and escape!
Manly Library, 1 Market Ln Manly
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Wed 17 Apr
11.30 AM - 12.30 PM
lock box

Byte the Bug Challenge at Manly

Work together to complete a combination of digital and physical puzzles in the Library, solve the password and escape!
Manly Library, 1 Market Ln Manly
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Wed 17 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Dee Why

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Dee Why Library, 725 Pittwater Rd Dee Why
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Wed 17 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Glen Street

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Glen Street Library, Cnr Glen Street and, Blackbutts Rd Frenchs Forest
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Wed 17 Apr
4.00 PM - 6.00 PM
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Drop in and Draw at Mona Vale

Headspace Brookvale & Mona Vale Library are teaming up to hold an art session!
Mona Vale Library, 1 Park Street Mona Vale
Art and Culture, Youth Week, Disability, Education and Learning, Health and Wellbeing, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Thu 18 Apr
10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
Paper circuit materials

Paper Circuit at Mona Vale

Join us at the Library this school holidays to create your very own LED light up paper circuit!
Mona Vale Library, 1 Park St Mona Vale
Children and Families, Council Events, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Thu 18 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Mona Vale

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Mona Vale Library, 1 Park St Mona Vale
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Thu 18 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Forestville

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Dee Why Library, 725 Pittwater Rd Dee Why
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Fri 19 Apr
10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
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Create with Clay at Manly

Create a crazy clay masterpiece these holidays!
Manly Library Manly
Children and Families, Council Events, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Fri 19 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Warringah Mall

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Warringah Mall Library, Level 2, Shop 650/145 Old Pittwater Rd Brookvale
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Fri 19 Apr
5.00 PM - 6.30 PM
Girl singing into microphone

Under 16s Open Mic Night

Come along to perform or support our youngest talent.
Dee Why Library, 725 Pittwater Road Dee Why
Children and Families, Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, Music and Dance, School Holidays, Youth
Mon 22 Apr
10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
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Create with Clay at Glen Street

Create a crazy clay masterpiece these holidays!
Glen St Library Frenchs Forest
Children and Families, Council Events, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Mon 22 Apr
2.00 PM - 3.00 PM
Paper circuit materials

Paper Circuit at Warringah Mall

Join us at the Library this school holidays to create your very own LED light up paper circuit!
Warringah Mall Library, Level 2, Shop 650/145 Old Pittwater Rd Brookvale
Children and Families, Council Events, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Tue 23 Apr
10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
lock box

Byte the Bug Challenge at Forestville

Work together to complete a combination of digital and physical puzzles in the Library, solve the password and escape!
Forestville Library, 6 Darley St Forestville
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Tue 23 Apr
10.00 AM - 10.45 AM
Shells

Coastal Marine Talk at Warringah Mall

Experience an educational ocean specimen program for kids during these school holidays.
Warringah Mall Library, Level 2, Shop 650/145 Old Pittwater Rd Brookvale
Children and Families, Council Events, CEC Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Tue 23 Apr
11.00 AM - 11.45 AM
Shells

Coastal Marine Talk at Warringah Mall

Experience an educational ocean specimen program for kids during these school holidays.
Warringah Mall Library, Level 2, Shop 650/145 Old Pittwater Rd Brookvale
Children and Families, Council Events, CEC Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Tue 23 Apr
11.30 AM - 12.30 PM
lock box

Byte the Bug Challenge at Forestville

Work together to complete a combination of digital and physical puzzles in the Library, solve the password and escape!
Forestville Library, 6 Darley St Forestville
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Tue 23 Apr
2.00 PM - 3.00 PM
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Create with Clay at Mona Vale

Create a crazy clay masterpiece these holidays!
Mona Vale Library, 1 Park St Mona Vale
Children and Families, Council Events, Education and Learning, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Tue 23 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Manly

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Manly Library, 1 Market Ln Manly
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Wed 24 Apr
10.00 AM - 12.00 PM
female engineer programming a controller and ai robot training kit

Superstars of STEM talk

Curious about STEM? Celebrate Youth Week at Mona Vale Library where guest speakers from The Superstars of STEM Indrani, Laura and Neelima will share their experiences and run STEM activities.
Mona Vale Library, 1 Park St Mona Vale
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Wed 24 Apr
10.00 AM - 11.00 AM
lock box

Byte the Bug Challenge at Forestville

Work together to complete a combination of digital and physical puzzles in the Library, solve the password and escape!
Forestville Library, 6 Darley St Forestville
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Wed 24 Apr
11.30 AM - 12.30 PM
lock box

Byte the Bug Challenge at Forestville

Work together to complete a combination of digital and physical puzzles in the Library, solve the password and escape!
Forestville Library, 6 Darley St Forestville
Council Events, Youth Week, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays, Youth
Wed 24 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Glen Street

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Glen Street Library, Cnr Glen Street and, Blackbutts Rd Frenchs Forest
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Wed 24 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Dee Why

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Dee Why Library, 725 Pittwater Rd Dee Why
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays
Fri 26 Apr
3.30 PM - 4.30 PM
craft materials displayed on a table

School Holiday Crafternoons at Warringah Mall

These school holidays let your imagination and creativity loose in the library and see what you can create!
Warringah Mall Library, Level 2, Shop 650/145 Old Pittwater Rd Brookvale
Children and Families, Council Events, Library School Holiday Programs, School Holidays