Event Calendar

See the full range of events offered by the South Perth Libraries - there is something for everyone! Kids, teens, adults and seniors. Join us at an event to meet like minded people people, learn new skills or spark your creativity. A convenient button allows you to add events to your personal calendar.

Past Event Gallery

View images from past events - check out who was there and what happened.

What's on by Category

Rhymetime and Storytime

It's rhymetime! Songs, rhymes and fun for the under twos. Sessions are held at South Perth Library every Wednesday at 9.30am and 10.30am, and at Manning Library every Thursday at 10.30am.

Rhymetime Poster

It's storytime! Stories, rhymes, songs and craft for preschoolers. Sessions are held at South Perth Library every Tuesday and Thursday at 10.30am, and at Manning Library every Wednesday and Friday at 10.30am.

Storytime Poster

Rhymetime and storytime sessions are free, no bookings required.


Story Bridge

Coming in 2015!

Bridging the gap between storytime and school.


Kids Clubs

Do you love books, fun and meeting other kids? Join our clubs program - it's free! All you need is your own library card and you can become a member. We have clubs for kids from Year 1 through to Year 6. Contact South Perth or Manning Library to find out more.

Email kidsread@southperth.wa.gov.au for more information.


Lego Club

Do you love LEGO? We do! Join our LEGO Club at South Perth Library - monthly on Saturday.

Session 1: 10.00am - 12.00pm

Session 2: 1.00pm - 3.00pm

Email kidsread@southperth.wa.gov.au for more information.

 Lego Club Poster


Kids Blog

Want to know what's happening at the libraries? Check out Kids @ the Library.


School Holidays

There are always lots of things happening at the libraries during school holidays.

Download the current flyer to find out more.


Harmony Storytime

It's Harmony Storytime! Stories, rhymes, songs in languages other than English.

Sessions held monthly on Mondays at 10.30am.

Download the Harmony Storytime Poster


South Perth Young Writers Award

The South Perth Young Writers Award encourages excellence in creative writing. It is open to all students who live or go to school within the City of South Perth. There are six age categories for prose and the Award is open to all students from Year 1 through to Year 12.

Entries open from 3 January 2015.

Get inspired by the 2014 Anthology.


Early Readers

Just learning how to read? Our early reader collection is for you. Great stories to get you to love reading.

Download our Early Reader guide.


LOTE Collection

The libraries have a growing collection of books for young people in Languages Other than English.


eResources for Kids

Want to know more about eResources for kids? Click the button below.