Whyalla Public Library School Holiday Activities

Discover cuttlefest themed activities at the library these holidays!

The Library will be holding a program of marine inspired activities throughout the July school Holidays. The activities will be fun, full of colour and children and families will be able to use their imagination to craft and create sea themed works of art!
Keep up to date with the holidays program by following the Whyalla Public Library Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/WhyallaPublicLibrary

When: July School Holidays  
Where: Whyalla Public Library - Ekblom Street
Bookings and More Information: Whyalla Public Library Events
Phone: 8645 7891



Join Children’s University’s Richard Parker in a cartooning workshop you won’t want to miss! Learn how to draw Whyalla’s famous giant cuttlefish in different cartooning styles and create your very own colourful Cuttle-Character!

When: July 9 // 11am & 1pm



Experience story sharing inside Sparkles the Cuttlefish, an immersive experience. Explore your undersea surroundings with VR Goggles to make the ocean really come alive.

When: July 10 // 10am-11am


Cuttlefish and their Cousins

Come and discover Cuttlefish and their cousins in the cozy environment of the Library with Marine Janine, Marine Ecologist and Educator. Janine has over 30 years experience in the marine research and will share her experience with you in this educational session.

When: July 11 // 10am

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Marvellous Marine Life of Whyalla Marina

Learn about the diverse range of marine life that live in and visit our marina.

When: July 16 // 10am

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Marine Slime TIme

Join us for an exciting and interactive kids’ session at the library, where the magic of science comes alive with color-changing slime! Kids will be amazed as they create their own slime and watch it change colors right before their eyes just like our amazing cuttlefish.

When: July 17 // 11am


Marine Theme Art Team

Get creative designing your own marine picture using a variety of art tools. This super creative and fun art session is aimed at Primary School aged children and their families to come and unleash their creative energies into making marine themed art!

When: July 19 // 1.30pm



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Whyalla Visitor Centre, Lincoln Highway
Open: 7 days Mon–Fri 9am–4pm. 
Weekends and public holidays 10am–4pm. 
Closed: Good Friday and Christmas Day 
Phone: (08) 8645 7900 Email: visitor.centre@whyalla.sa.gov.au

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