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SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAM Libraries and Community Centres


Monday 9 to Friday 20 July - Bookings essential MONDAY 9


NAIDOC Week Celebration. Basket Weaving with Marra Dreaming

LEGO Photo Exhibition

10.00am to 11.00am 11.00am to 12.00pm Len Beadell Library



During library opening hours Len Beadell Library

Celebrate NAIDOC week with skilled weavers from Marra Dreaming as they guide you in creating your very own woven basket. Age: Seven to 12 years Cost: FREE. Spaces are limited, bookings essential.

An exhibition of LEGO masterpieces created by the talented participants of the Bricks and Bots after-school sessions will be showcased in the library and will be available to view throughout the school holidays. Drop in event. No bookings necessary. Age: All ages Cost: FREE



Make it and Move it: Brick activities



Fun with Origami

10.30am to 11.30am Para Hills Library

10.00am to 12.00pm Burton Community Centre

Come and use our Lego bricks in challenging ways. There will be speed build competitions, LEGO craft and other fun LEGO activities. Bookings essential. No tickets sold on the day. Age: Five plus Cost: $5.00

Origami is the art of paper folding at a certain place and order. Children can have some great fun making origami butterflies, mini box, crane, boat, mini envelopes or jumping frogs. This activity helps to build up and develop fine motor skills and hand eye coordination. Bookings essential. Age: Six to 12 years Cost: Gold coin donation

To register visit: WEDNESDAY 11


Movies at Mawson: Coco

Make your own Story

10.00am to 12.00pm (Doors open from 9.30) Mawson Centre

10.00am to 12.00pm Burton Community Centre

Enjoy our next family friendly installment of movie mornings. 97% positive reviews on rotten tomatoes! Snack bag included. Bookings essential. Age: All ages (under two’s FREE) Cost: $5.00 (Adults must purchase a ticket)

Make your own story through drawing or painting. This activity encourages children to express their imagination, feeling and creativity in making their own stories through drawing and painting and writing. Children can take their drawing home. Bookings essential. Age: Six to 12 years Cost: $3.00

THURSDAY 12 NAIDOC Week Celebration. Games & Activities 10.00am to 4.00pm Twelve25

WEDNESDAY 11 Brick Films Animation Workshop 1.00pm to 3.00pm Len Beadell Library

Partnership between Twelve25 and Salisbury Youth Council. Activities include dot painting, basket weaving and games. Bookings essential. Lunch provided. Age: 10 to 18 years Cost: FREE event


GooRoo’s LEGO Animation workshop teaches students how to create their very own ‘Brick Films’. Participants will get a behind the scenes glimpse of what goes into producing animation on a professional level. Workshops are designed to inspire and provide the knowledge and tools to start making movies at home. All Lego is provided but kids are also welcome to bring in their favourite sets to work with. Bookings essential. No tickets sold on the day. Age: Seven plus LEGO Cost: $5.00 TIVITY


Palaeontology Rocks 10.00am to 11.00am Mawson Centre

Join us for an awesome look at dinosaurs incorporating investigation skills, creativity and imagination. Find the dinosaur tracks and tell us which dinosaur it is. Do your own dinosaur egg excavation, check out the dinosaur dig and make your own fossils to keep! Age: Four to 10 Cost: $5.00

Monday 9 to Friday 20 July - Bookings essential THURSDAY 12 Animal Capers

SATURDAY 14 NAIDOC Week: Aboriginal Art and Music

10.30am to 11.30am Bagster Road Community Centre

1.00pm to 5.00pm Twelve25

Animal Capers are back! Come along and get up close and personal with some interesting, cute feathery, leathery, and scaley creatures. Activities and guided animal interaction.Bookings essential. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Age: All ages Cost: $5.00

An event to embrace Aboriginal culture. Welcome to Country, Music and Dance Performances, Basket Weaving, Song Writing Workshop, Dot Painting Activities, Dance Workshops. Light lunch provided. No bookings required. Age: All ages Cost: FREE



Watch it Grow

Children’s University Lecture

10.00am to 11.00am Mawson Centre

10.30am to 11.30am Mawson Lakes Library

Enjoy decorating your own pots and planting different seeds in your own cool funky way! Learn about how to build, nurture and ‘watch it grow’. Bookings essential. Age: Four to 10 Cost: $5.00

Come and listen to an informative and interesting Children’s University lecture. Please bring along your Children’s University Passport to receive your stamp. No bookings necessary. Age: Six plus Cost: FREE



Theatre Sports with Sarah

Make a Cardboard Box Car or House

10.00am to 2.00pm Twelve25

10.00am to 12.00pm Burton Community Centre

Come and join in the fun of Theatre Sports run by our experienced Theatre Coach and Producer. Set in our theatre on stage it is a fun and non-threatening way to build self esteem and confidence. Suitable for guys and girls. Bookings essential. Lunch included. Age: 12 to 18 Cost: $5.00

Children will recycle empty boxes and cardboard to make their favourite car or house. Using their imagination and creativity to make and decorate. Bookings essential. Age: Six to 12 years Cost: $2.00

To register visit: WEDNESDAY 18 Bricks and Blocks



WEDNESDAY 18 Movies at Mawson: Ferdinand

10.00am to 11.30am Salisbury West Library

10.00am to 12.00pm Mawson Centre

Drop in for LEGO fun at the Library. There will be plenty of bricks to go around! Let your imagination run wild and build what you’d like. It’s up to you and your creativity. No bookings necessary. Age: All ages Cost: FREE

Based on the best selling book, Ferdinand is a new family animated movie released in 2017. Snack bag included. Bookings essential. Age: All ages (Under two’s go free) Cost: $5.00 (Adults must purchase a ticket)

THURSDAY 19 Edible Bricks 10.00am to 11.30am Ingle Farm Library

Learn a new recipe, complete a fun activity booklet and make some yummy treats to take home to share with your friends and family. Recipe may contain nuts and gluten. Bookings essential. No tickets sold on the day. Age: Six plus LEGO Cost: $5.00 Y


THURSDAY 19 Life in the Sea! 10.30am to 12.00pm Bagster Road Community Centre

“Under the sea......Under the sea.....” Its all about life in the sea - crafts and activites time! Come and join us and use your imagination to create a variety of sea creatures of your own to take home. Bookings essential. Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program. Age: All ages Cost: $5.00


THURSDAY 19 Introduction to LEGO Mindstorms

Creative Cooking Masterclass

2.30pm to 4.00pm Mawson Centre

10.00am to 3.00pm Twelve25

Join us for an adventure in LEGO Robotics. LEGO Mindstorms EV3 robots are an exciting way to look at how robots and programming work! Bookings essential. Age: 10 plus Cost: $5.00 LEGO

Learn how to prepare and present a three course meal. Bookings essential. Age: 12 to 18 Cost: $10.00


FRIDAY 20 Funny Faces! 10.00am to 11.00am Mawson Centre

Make your own unique creations using nature based materials with a splash of colour and sparkles added of course! Bookings essential. Age: Four to 10 Cost: $5.00

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POORAKA FARM COMMUNITY CENTRE 126 Henderson Avenue, Pooraka T: 8406 8488

MAWSON LAKES LIBRARY 2-8 Main Street, Mawson Lakes T: 8302 5555

SALISBURY EAST NEIGHBOURHOOD CENTRE 28 Smith Rd, Salisbury East T: 8285 2055

PARA HILLS LIBRARY Wilkinson Road, Para Hills T: 8406 8530

THE MAWSON CENTRE 2-8 Main Street, Mawson Lakes T: 8302 5449

SALISBURY WEST LIBRARY Hollywood Blvd, Salisbury Downs T: 8406 8489

TWELVE25 SALISBURY YOUTH ENTERPRISE CENTRE 17-19 Wiltshire Street, Salisbury T: 8406 8555

INGLE FARM LIBRARY Beovich Road, Ingle Farm T: 8406 8595 BAGSTER ROAD COMMUNITY CENTRE 17 Bagster Road, Salisbury North T: 8250 4167 BURTON COMMUNITY CENTRE 386 Waterloo Corner Road, Burton T: 8280 8843 MORELLA COMMUNITY CENTRE 90 Kings Road, Parafield Gardens T: 8406 8484 THE PADDOCKS CENTRE Cnr Bridge and Kesters Roads, Para Hills West T: 8258 8099

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