Storytimes in the library are returning!

Online stories are also available through Storybox and Tumble Library. Check our Play and Learn page.

Storytimes in other languages
Bedtime Storytimes



Storytimes in the library will resume first week in February 2021.

For 1-5 year olds. Designed to foster a love of reading and books. Storytimes are held regularly. Check below for branch program times. Sessions run for 45 minutes and are free!  Bedtime Storytime now at Clayton and Oakleigh Libraries.

Bookings are required and numbers may be limited. Adults AND children must have a booking (except children under 12 months).

Bookings open 2 days before each session at 10am. 



Clayton Library: Book now. Monday & Friday 10.30 am.

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

Glen Waverley Saturday Storytimes  the third Saturday of the month 11.00am. Book now.

Mount Waverley Library:  Book now. Tuesday & Wednesday 10.30 am.

Mulgrave Library: Tuesday 2.30pm. Book now.

Oakleigh Library: Book now. Wednesday & Thursday 10.30 am.

Power Neighbourhood House: First Friday of the month at 10.30 am. For babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. Run by library staff at 54 Power Avenue, Ashwood. No bookings required. For more information and dates.

Wheelers Hill Library: Book now. Tuesday & Wednesday 10.30 am.


Storytimes in other languages

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

Italian song lyrics now available.

View these Storytimes.


AUSLAN Storytime

The library holds Storytimes in AUSLAN at Glen Waverley Library 

11 February, 11 March, 8 April, 13 May, 10 June, 8 July, 12 August, 9 September, 14 October, 11 November. Please book on TryBooking for the Glen Waverley Storytime.

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Bedtime Storytimes

Bring a cuddly toy and wear your pyjamas while enjoying stories and songs at the library! For families with young children. Free and bookings required. Bookings open 7 days before each session


Oakleigh Library

Generally held on the first Tuesday of the month at 7pm. Enquiries: 9563 4138

Bookings on TryBooking.



On selected Wednesdays at 7pm. Enquiries: 9541 3120

24 February, 17 March, 21 April, 12 May, 23 June, 21 July, 18 August, 15 September, 20 October, 17 November, 8 December

Bookings required on TryBooking.


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Last updated: 24 February 2021