For 1-5 year olds. Designed to foster a love of reading and books. 


Diwali Storytimes

Storytimes in other languages

Story Time from Space


Bedtime Storytime at Oakleigh Library



Storytimes are held regularly. Check below for branch program times. Sessions run for 45 minutes and are free! No need to book!

Clayton Library: Monday & Friday 10.30 am.

Glen Waverley Library Weekly Storytimes : Tuesday & Thursday 10.30 am.

Glen Waverley Saturday Storytimes  the third Saturday of the month 11.00am

Mount Waverley Library: Tuesday & Wednesday 10.30 am.

Mulgrave Library: Tuesday 2.30pm.

Oakleigh Library: Wednesday & Thursday 10.30 am.

Power Neighbourhood House: First Fridays at 10.30 am. For babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Run by library staff at 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood.

Wheelers Hill Library: Tuesday & Wednesday 10.30 am.


Diwali Storytimes

To celebrate Diwali, the Festival of Lights in 21 - 25 October, special bi-lingual storytime sessions will be held in English and Hindi. For more information.

Storytimes in Other Languages

The library holds Storytimes in Chinese (Mandarin), Italian, Greek and AUSLAN.
View these Storytimes.

AUSLAN Storytime

The library holds Storytimes in AUSLAN.

View these Storytimes.

Bedtime Storytime at Oakleigh Library

teddy bear

Bring a cuddly toy and wear your pyjamas while enjoying stories and songs at the library! For families with young children. Held monthly generally on first Tuesdays at 7.00pm.


Storytime from Space

Read along with the astronauts in this 50th year of the first moon landing. 

Story Time from Space is a project of the Global Space Education Foundation, a nonprofit education foundation.

Children’s books are sent to the International Space Station. While in space, astronauts are videotaping themselves reading these books to the children of Earth. These videos are being edited and placed on this Story Time From Space website- look under the heading of ” Video Library”.

"What you cannot imagine, you cannot do."

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Last updated: 02 October 2019