Goldfields Libraries hosts a wide range of free children’s activities during the school term throughout the year, as well as special activities in the school holidays.
Bendigo Library 5449 2700
usually at 259 Hargreaves Street
Kangaroo Flat Library 5447 8344
267 High Street
Read-aloud stories, songs, finger plays, action rhymes and a craft activity to suit children aged 3-5 years and their parents/caregivers.
Bendigo 10:30am Wednesday & Friday. Book at the start of term.
Kangaroo Flat 10:30am Friday
Simple stories, finger plays, songs and rhymes for 0 to 2 year olds. Have fun and learn together from your positive role modelling of interest and participation.
Bendigo 10:30am Tuesday
Kangaroo Flat 10:30am Tuesday & Wednesday
Christ Church, Cnr Strickland Rd & Barr St
Mondays at 10.15 (Babies class)
Holy Trinity Church, 14 Keck Street
Thursdays at 9.30am (family class), 10.15 (Tinies class), 11am (Family class)
Fridays at 10.30am (Literacy & Storytelling)
Contact Tina 1300 139 631 or reserve your place
A fun music group for parents or primary care givers to enjoy together with their young child. Throughout the morning, children develop gross and fine motor skills, language, imagination, mathematical and pre-reading skills as well as socialise with others. Each mainly music is associated with and is run by volunteers from a local church. Children are introduced to music, creativity and more.
There are a number of Mainly Music classes in Bendigo:
Bendigo 5440 8431
Salvation Army Hall, Mundy Street
Two sessions run by the lovely Rebecca & Leah. There is a waiting list; probably best to ring first.
Junortoun 5449 3003
Bendigo Baptist Church, 757 McIvor Highway
Program sessions are often full, so please contact Louise before you visit.
Tuesday 11am, Wednesday 9:30am & 11am
Maiden Gully 4433 1782
Maiden Gully Community Hall
Classes are on Wednesday mornings at 10am.
Rock Pride Music 0437 462 398
Mundy Street (behind the YMCA)
Run by Skip, Rock Pride Music (RPM) is a place for anyone who wants to enjoy music without the hassle of theory. Vocal coaching for older children and adults.
Updated 27 July 2014