Check out what we have on offer for your primary school aged children.
Download an app to your device to access thousands of free titles. There is something for the whole family.
Tumble Books offer interactive picture and chapter books that you can read, or have read to you. There are games and puzzles to accompany many stories. Suitable for children in Prep to Grade 6.
Don't feel like reading? Then watch your favourite Australian storytellers - sportspeople, musicians, grandparents, teenagers, comedians and actors - share their favourite stories.
Freegal gives you free access to millions of songs and thousands of music videos. All you need is your library card number and PIN. You can download three songs per week and stream three hours of music per day.
STEAM Buddies is a new program for children in grades prep, 1, 2 and 3 who love books, reading, crafts, puzzles, and games. Interactive learning experiences are offered to enjoy and explore books, science, maths, arts and crafts. STEAM Buddies runs over two terms per year at the Carrum Downs Library. Term 3 and 4 for 2019 are booked out. These sessions are FREE but booking are essential because numbers are limited. To register your interest for 2020 Click here.
Do you love all things to do with Lego? Join in the fun and master build some awesome creations! Lego Club is coming back in 2019 at Frankston Library. Keep an eye on the ‘What’s On’ page for dates; children of all ages welcome.
During the school holidays the library runs a range of sessions at Frankston, Carrum Downs and Seaford libraries. The school holiday activities can include craft sessions, storytimes, movies, gaming and performances. To receive the School Holiday Program via email, click here.
Learn how to make computer games, animations and websites using Scratch. As the program progresses week to week, a commitment is required for the school term. Code Club runs at Frankston Library after school during term. Register your interest for Term 4 2019, click here.
Over the Summer Holidays, the library runs the Summer Reading Club, which rewards children for reading books. Go into the draw for awesome prizes just by signing up! Information is available on our website from December.
All public computers now have Minecraft installed. Bring your username to play. To book a PC, click here.
The Victorian Premiers' Reading Challenge (PRC) is for all Victorian children from early childhood through to students in Year 10. The aim of the Challenge is to promote a love of reading.
The library has an extensive range of Premier's Reading Challenge books for all year levels. The book lists for year leves can be found at the Premier's Reading Challenge website. Follow the links below to find PRC books by school year level in the Library's catalogue:
Britannica Library is available through the library’s website, on the eLibrary page. You can access while in the library or at home with your library card number. You will find useful, up-to-date information for school projects and general interest, suitable for children, teens and adults. You can access Britannica while in the library or at home using your library card number and 4 digit PIN.