Get creative and arty this summer with activities from the National Gallery of Victoria plus an online workshop with illustrator Isobel Knowles! Get moving with Sean Murphy's comedy show. Meet a Seeing Eye Dog online with Vision Australia!
Did you do any of the activities or crafts? Send us a photo and we will include it in our gallery!
Collage workshop with Isobel Knowles
Tuesday 5 January 10am
Get ready for this great workshop with the artist who created the mural in Point Cook library children’s area. Before we start, collect different types of paper with a variety of textures and colours as well as leaves and other natural materials. Isobel will guide you in making your own underwater scene, with the materials you have collected.
Vision Australia Meet a Seeing Eye Dog Q&A
Tuesday 12 Jan 10am
Meet storytellers, Sarah and Jamie, from Vision Australia's Feelix Library and a very special Seeing Eye Dog. Got a question about Seeing Eye Dogs? Ask us!
Sean Murphy Comedy Show
Tuesday 19 January 10am.
Take part in the world's greatest and funniest playground games with comedian Sean Murphy's show, Commonwealth of Games. Sean is guaranteed to make you laugh out loud and give you some great ideas to keep you busy for the rest of the holidays.
National Gallery of Victoria: Kids on Tour
Check out some great activities and online workshops from artists Alice Oehr, Kenny Pittock, Misaki Kawai and Troy Emery. See the NGV website for more between January 9 to the 17th.
You can pick up your free NGV activities from your local branch from Monday 4 January. Maximum 3 activities per child.
An initiative of the National Gallery of Victoria, NGV Kids on Tour is generously supported by The Truby and Florence Williams Charitable Trust, managed by Equity Trustees, the Packer Family and Crown Resorts Foundations.
Activities made for you by Library Staff
Arts & Crafts
Looking for even more activities to do?
If you missed this page last holidays you can still check out the activities here:
Spring Holidays 2020
Check out what Wyndham Together has to offer for kids
Art and Craft Links
Art for Kids Hub
Step by step videos on how to draw cartoons
Wimpy Kid You Tube
Videos about the books and writing tips from the author
Aerobics for kids
Active videos for kids
Sport and music videos to keep kids active.
FUSE has put together a list of active videos for kids. Check these out
Kids Music Café
Learn about brass instruments from the Sydney Youth Orchestras
Dirt Girl World
Fun gardening and recycling activities and information
Science activities from the Exploratorium Laboratory
Winter Holidays 2020
Did you miss out on these ideas last holidays? You can still try them out!
Join Kids Club Online at Wyndham Libraries. New activities every week.
NGV Kids at Home offer many different art and play activities
Scholastic has many different activities for kids based on their favourite books.
Videos of Dav drawing characters from his books.
Jarrett J. Krosoczka draws characters from his books, like Lunch Lady and Star Wars Jedi Academy characters.
Australian children's author. Fun craft activities relating to her books.
Author/Illustrator Tai Snaith shows you how to create your own landscape using watercolour paint.
A YouTube channel with many activities and crafts for kids