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Given the unfolding situation relating to COVID-19 in Australia and across the world, here at the City of Charles Sturt we want to be proactive and clear about how we can stay healthy and are making changes to the way we do things. We will continue to provide updates to the services and events that are impacted along with the latest information and recommendations from WHO, SA Health and the Government.

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School Holidays

There's always something fun and educational on for kids of all ages every school holidays across our libraries, community centres and other local spaces.

School Holidays @ Your Local Community Centre

A range of activities are available across our community centres for the upcoming School Holiday period beginning on Monday, 6 July.

Starting from just $5 per child, there's a host of fun activities on offer to suit kids of all ages.

Bookings are essential for most sessions.

Community Centres School Holiday program

School Holidays @ Your Local Library

This School Holidays, we have a range of activities that kids can do from the comfort of their own home. Simply pick up one of our five different free activity packs from our Civic Library from Saturday 4 July, and even join us for a couple of fun sessions online! There's also a creative art and photography competition to enter, with entries open Saturday 4 July.

Bookings are essential for all packs. See the below listings for all the different packs and activities to choose from or click the link to see the entire program.

Library School Holiday Program

School Holiday Sports Program

Kids will get active with a range of free sports and activities in the April and October school holidays every year.

School Holiday Sports Program

Please be aware that safe hygiene practices will apply and there will be restrictions on numbers in line with COVID-19 guidelines.

  • Grasslands - Draw with me

    17th August 2020 10:00 am - 11:30 am
    • Community
    • Workshop
    Join local Kilkenny artist Louise Flaherty for a drawing & mark making session exploring native plants in the Spear Grass & Wallaby Grass Grassland that once existed in the Western suburbs of Adelaide
  • Understanding Windows 10

    Introduction to PowerPoint

    18th August 2020 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Library
    • Workshop
    In this next Microsoft Office beginners session hosted at 19 on Green by our library staff we ll show you the basics of using the most popular presentation program
  • Grasslands - Draw with me

    19th August 2020 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
    • Community
    • Workshop
    Bower Cottages Community Centre is hosting several Grassland Drawing workshops delivered by local artist Louise Flaherty
  • Live & Local - Double Trouble at the Woodville Hotel

    20th August 2020 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
    • Performance
    • Free
    Supported by the City of Charles Sturt s Economic Stimulus Package Double Trouble will be performing acoustic tunes Live & Local at The Woodville Hotel every Thursday night in August 6:30pm 9:30pm
  • Foyer Fridays - Hannah Yates, Corey Theatre and Charli Umami

    21st August 2020 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    • Performance
    • Free
    Woodville Town Halls music series Foyer Fridays returns for a third series of local live music and performances by talented artists
  • Hand Made Bead Workshop

    22nd August 2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
    • Community
    • Workshop
    Join Di Caught from The Colour Manifesto for a fun and creative workshop to learn how to make your very own personalised bead key ring lanyard or necklace
  • Phones and Photos

    Phones and Photos

    22nd August 2020 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    • Workshop
    Join photographer Eugene Suleau for a fun workshop were you ll learn about photography on your smartphone
  • Creative Printmaking 2

    Creative Printmaking - Introductory Workshop

    22nd August 2020 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • Community
    • Workshop
    Join Textile and Mixed Media artist Stephanie Quattrini for an introductory workshop on creative printmaking
  • Mind the Gap

    Mind the Gap

    25th August 2020 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • Information Session
    • Library
    Free 30 minute confidential appointments now available via phone or skype call
  • Understanding Windows 10

    Introduction to Excel

    25th August 2020 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
    • Library
    Using spreadsheets will never be easier in this session for beginners run by library staff at 19 On Green