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Story Island | Newcomb Library

Newcomb Library (corner Bellarine Highway and Wilsons Road)
19 May to 8 July 2017

Enjoy the magical world of children's book illustrations in Story Island! Between 2016 and 2018 this delightful exhibition of works from Australia's favourite children's book illustrators and authors will appear at 12 public libraries throughout Victoria.

Encourage your child's sense of discovery play and exploration with the suggested activities at the exhibition. Foster a lifelong love of books and reading by spending time looking at and talking about the pictures and stories. Be inspired to find other wonderful children's books at your local library to take home and share the magic of storytelling together.

This free exhibition is a joint initiative of State Library Victoria and Public Libraries Victoria Network to promote the development of early years literacy skills. It features a selection of beautiful illustrations reproduced from the Scholastic Dromkeen Children's Literature Collection at State Library Victoria.

For children aged 0 to 8 years old their parents and carers.

Exhibition locations and dates

Experience the Story Island exhibition at any one of these locations:

Wonthaggi Library (Murray Street Wonthaggi) 4/5 November to 13 December 2016
Frankston Library (60 Playne Street Frankston) 19/20 December 2016 to 4 February 2017
Braybrook Community Hub (107-109 Churchill Avenue Braybrook) 10 February to 25 March 2017
Warracknabeal Library (Lyle Street Warracknabeal) 31 March to 13 May 2017
Newcomb Library (corner Bellarine Highway and Wilsons Road) 19 May to 8 July 2017
Kerang Library (corner Shadforth Street and Murray Valley Highway) 14 July to 26 August 2017
Castlemaine Library (Barker Street Castlemaine) 1 September to 14 October 2017
Craigieburn Library (Hume Global Learning Centre 75-95 Central Park Avenue Craigieburn) 20 October to 2 December 2017
Sunshine Library (temporarily at McCracken Street Sunshine until mid-2016) 8 December 2016 to 20 January 2018


Glenroy Library (737 Pascoe Vale Road Glenroy)

Web Link: Story Island | Newcomb Library

Story Island | Newcomb Library

 Corner Bellarine Highway and Wilsons Road  Newcomb 
 Telephone: 03 8664 7099


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