The City of Playford Libraries at Smithfield and Elizabeth have great opening hours and plenty of events for the kids to enjoy. Here are some of the events that you can get involved in…

Books R 4 Babies 2 (Ages 0-2 Years)

This program is about parents, carers and babies sharing time together reading and playing literacy based games. The sessions involve welcome songs, rhymes and finger games which are aimed at children from 0 to 4 years of age. No bookings required.

Mondays & Tuesdays
9.30 – 10.00am
Munno Para Library

Storytime (Ages 2+)

Join in the fun with our regular story reading and activities for pre-schoolers during school term! There is no need to book and children are encouraged to come along with their parents/grandparents/carers as often as they like. Please be aware that story time is not held during school holidays.

Wednesdays
10.30 – 11.30am
Playford Civic Centre Library

Fridays
10.30 – 11.30am
Munno Para Library

Fun Kits for Kids

Fun Kits 4 Kids are activity kits available now at both Playford Libraries. The kits are designed for early childhood (birth – 8 years) and are available to borrow for any library member (registration is free) with a limit of two kits per library card. There are a huge variety of kits to choose from which include:

  • Frisbees
  • Pull along toys
  • Grip and scoop balls
  • Quoits
  • Skittles
  • Skipping Ropes
  • Puzzles
  • Puppets

Parenting Sessions @ Playford

There’s also access to parenting information at the Parenting @ Playford sessions. Click on the link below to find out more!

https://www.playford.sa.gov.au/page.aspx?u=1345

Free shuttle bus to Adelaide Writers’ Week!

Adelaide Writer’s Week 2014 program once again brings together some of the finest writers and thinkers from around the world including popular authors Alexander McCall Smith, Hannah Kent, Steven Carroll, Tom Keneally and many more. So for those of you in the City of Playford area, Playford Library this year will be offering a free shuttle service to and from the event! Pretty handy!

When? Monday 3rd & Tuesday 4th March

What? To see what authors will be talking on what days please visit the Adelaide Writer’s Week Program

How much? $10 refundable deposit per person to register for the event to secure your booking

Contact details: To register your interest please contact Kathy on (08) 8256 0334 or email kbloem@playford.sa.gov.au

 

Where are the City of Playford Libraries?

Playford Civic Centre:

10 Playford Boulevard, Elizabeth
Telephone: 8256 0334
Fax: 8256 0381
Email: library@playford.sa.gov.au

Munno Para Library:

Shop 51, Munno Para Shopping City
600 Main North Road, Smithfield
Telephone: 8254 4600
Email: library@playford.sa.gov.au

Opening Hours:

Playford Civic Centre:

Monday- 9-5

Tuesday-1-5

Wednesday-9-5

Thursday- 9-7

Friday- 9-5

Saturday- 10-1

Sunday- closed

Munno Para:

Monday- 9-5

Tuesday-9-5

Wednesday- 9-5

Thursday-9-8

Friday-9-7

Saturday-10-4

Sunday-1-4