Mossman Library will host special fun-filled activities during the upcoming school holidays. On Wednesday 28 June from 10.30-11.30am the library will host a Mask-Making Workshop. On Wednesday 5 July from 10.30-11.30am the library will hold a Games Galore morning of activities. Both activities are free for school-aged children but bookings are essential. Call the library team on 4099 9496 for more information.
Local author Bill Wilkie will launch his first book The Daintree Blockade at Mossman Library on Thursday 22 June from 6-8pm. The Daintree blockade tells the story of one of Australia’s most important environmental protests, which played out in the stunning, tropical rainforests of Cape Tribulation. Light refreshments will be served at the launch and bookings are appreciated. Call the library team on 4099 9496 for more details.
Free Tech-Savvy Seniors Workshops
Douglas is the lucky recipient of State Library of Queensland and Telstra funding to deliver free technology training for seniors. Digital literacy skills are essential for anyone who wants to actively engage with family and friends across the country and the world. Learn skills in email, social media, internet banking, smartphones and tablets, online shopping and cybersafety. Classes are held regularly at Mossman Library. Bookings are essential and can be made by phoning 4099 9496. For easy to follow educational videos to help you learns more about technology click HERE.
Free Lego & K’Nex
The free activities for young builders aged between seven and 15 years will occur every Thursday between 3.30-4.30pm during school terms. The sessions are an opportunity for children to create, construct, problem-solve and have fun. For more information call the library on 4099 9496.
Babies and their Mums and Dads, gather every Thursday at 10.30am at the Mossman Library to share a fun and interactive time, rhyming and singing together at Baby Rhyme Time. The Baby Rhyme Time program uses nursery rhymes and finger plays to help develop your baby’s language skills. Come along and have fun singing, clapping and dancing with other parents and babies. For parents and babies 0 to 2 years.
The library offers Story Time every Thursday at 10.30am for children and their families at the Mossman Library. Story Time is followed by a craft activity and free play time. Adults and children come together in a friendly relaxed atmosphere. It’s a great place for new parents and newcomers to the district to meet other families. Mums and Dads, Grandparents and Carers join in the fun as well and share the adventures that books can bring. Story Time is an ideal beginning to building literacy skills for our children. We look forward to meeting you.