Notice of closure

As per the Premier’s announcement on Sunday 2 August, we have been directed to move to Stage 4 restrictions. 

Glen Eira Libraries are closed until health restrictions are lifted. Returns chutes will be closed. No new reservations for physical items may be placed. Due dates have been  extended until 30 September. No late fees will be charged. Find out more on our FAQs page.

 

 

 

 

StoryTimes

Join us for stories and rhymes with the Glen Eira Library team! 

  • StoryTime with Josh featuring: Franklin and Luna go to the Moon. Written by Jen Campbell; illustrated by Katie Harnett and published by Thames & Hudson.

  • StoryTime with Lisa featuring: Mr McGee and the Perfect Nest written and illustrated by Pamela Allen and published by Puffin Books. The Cow Said Neigh by Rory Feek, illustrated by Bruno Robert and published by Thomas Nelson. Caterpillar Dreams written and illustrated by Clive McFarland and published by Harper Collins.

  • StoryTime with Robyn featuring A New House For Mouse; written and published by Petr Horacek; pulished by Walker Books. Fancy Dress Farmyard written and published by Nick Sharratt and published by Alison Green Books. The Magic Hat written by Mem Fox; illustrated by Tricia Tusa and published by Scholastic Press

  • StoryTime with Robyn featuring Chomp goes the Crocodile; written and illustrated by Matthew Van Fleet and published by Paula Wiseman Books/Simon and Schuster. Rodney Loses It written by Michael Gerard Bauer; illustrated by Chrissie Krebs and published by Scholastic Australia. Tiny Little Fly by Michael Rosen; illustrated by Kevin Waldron and published by Walker Books

  • StoryTime with Robyn featuring No Room For a Wombat; written by Lynn Ward; illustrated by Lorell Lehman and published by Scholastic Australia. The Scariest Thing in the Garden written by Craig Smith; illustrated by Scott Tulloch and published by Scholastic. Socks written by Elizabeth Lindsay; illustrated by Nick Sharratt and published by Picture Corgi

  • StoryTime featuring Is your Grandmother a Goanna? Author and illustrator: Pamela Allen. Published by Penguin/Viking Find me a Tiger. Author and illustrator: Lynley Dodd. Published by Puffin MR. The Pop-Up Rumble in the Jungle. Author: Giles Andreae. Illustrator: David Wojtowycz. Pubished by: Tiger Tales

  • Katinka’s Tail. Author and illustrator Judith Kerr. Published by HarperCollins. The Wide-Mouthed Frog. Author: Jonathan Lambert. Illustrator: Keith Faulkner. Published by Puffin. The Big Hungry Bear. Author: Audrey Wood. Illustrator: Don Wood. Published by: Child’s Play.

  • The Big Block of Chocolate. Author: Janet Slater. Illustrator: Christine Dale. Published by: Ashton Scholastic. I’m Green and I’m Grumpy by Alison Lester. Published by: Puffin Books. Little Eggs Baby Birds by Frances Barry. Published by: Walker Books Ltd.

  • Join Sarah for The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Author and illustrator: Eric Carle. Published by Scholastic.

  • Clapping and Stomping with Mary

  • Join Sarah for Dear Zoo: the Pop-Up! Written and illustrated by Rod Campbell; published by Macmillan Children's Books

  • Join Mary for Pop-Up Peekaboo Farm. Written and illustrated by DK; published by Dorling Kindersley Ltd.

  • Join Robyn for Who Sank the Boat. Written and illustrated by Pamela Allen; published by Puffin Books

  • Five Fat Peas with Mary

  • Join Sarah for a sing-along of Heads, Shoulders, Knees and Toes!

  • Charlie Chick written by Nick Denchfield; illustrated by Ant Parker. Published by Pan Macmillan.

  • Join Robyn for StoryTime featuring A New House For Mouse written and illustrated by Petr Horacek and published by Walker Books. Fancy Dress Farmyard written and illustrated by Nick Sharratt and published by Alison Green Books. The Magic Hat written by Mem Fox; illustrated by Tricia Tusa; published by Scholastic Press.

  • Join Sarah for a singalong of Baa Baa Black Sheep!

  • Join Linda for Noni the Pony Rescues a Joey. Written and illustrated by Alison Lester; published by Allen & Unwin Children's Books.

  • Join Sarah for a sing-along of Open, Shut Them!

  • StoryTime with Sarah featuring Shoes from Grandpa by I Got this Hat Mem Fox; illustrated by Patricia Mullins and published by Scholastic. Also featuring I Got This Hat by Jol and Kate Temple. Illustrated by John Foye and published by ABC. Featuring Polar Bear's Underwear written and illustrated by Tupera Tupera and published by Chronicle Books.

  • StoryTime with Sarah featuring A River, written and illustrated bu Marc Martin and published by Puffin. I'm the Biggest Thing in the Occean, written and illustrated by Kevin Sherry and published by Dial Books. Also featuring Heads and Tails Underwater, written and illustrated by John Canty and published by Berbay Publishing.

  • StoryTime with Lisa featuring: Rumble in the Jungle written by Giles Andreae; illustrated by David Wojtowycz and published by Orchid Books. Gary’s Banana Drama written and illustrated by Jane Massey; published by Simon and Schuster. The Very Noisy Bear, written and illustrated by Nick Bland; published by Scholastic Books. What Makes a Rainbow? Written by Betty Ann Schwartz, illustrated by Dona Turner and published by Five Mile Press.

  • StoryTime with Josh featuring: The Red Book; written by Beck Stanton, illustrated by Matt Stanton and published by Harper Collins.

  • StoryTime with Josh; featuring Allan's Big Scary Teeth. Written and illustrated by Jarvis. Published by Walker Books.

  • StoryTime with Josh featuring: Did You Take the B from my ook? Written by Beck Stanton; illustrated Matt Stanton and published by Harper Collins.

  • StoryTime with Josh featuring: Franklin's Flying Bookshop. Written by Jen Campbell, illustrated by Katie Harnett and published by Thames and Hudson.

  • StoryTime with Josh featuring: Oi Cat! Written by Kes Gray, illustrated by Jim Field and published by Hodder Children's Books.

  • StoryTime with Josh featuring: Do NOT Open this Book; written by Andy Lee, illustrated by Heath McKenzie and published by Lake Press.

  • StoryTime with Josh featuring: This is a Ball; written by Beck Stanton, illustrated by Matt Stanton and published by Harper Collins.