Ozobots (8+)

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  • Location: Maroochydore Library, Cotton Tree 4558 Queensland

School’s out and it’s time for some holiday fun. There are loads of activities on offer at the library these school holidays.

Get into coding with our tiny tinker Ozobots, get up-close and personal to a scaly reptile, meet and greet our NAObot Kevin, get crafty at our create stations or take an iconic photo in our photo booth!

Come in and take part in our Scavenger hunt during the holidays. Challenge yourself to find all the hidden characters and check them off as you find them in the Library.

Due to popular demand, your booking will be held for 15 minutes after the session begins, after which, Sunshine Coast Libraries may give away your place.

Bookings open Monday 11 September, 9.00 am.

School Holiday Activities

Ozobots (8+)
Learn all about these tiny tinker robots to discover the fundamentals of coding.
Activity suitable for ages 8+.
Thursday 21 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Maroochydore
Monday 25 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Nambour
Monday 25 September, 1.00pm & 2.30pm  Beerwah
Wednesday 27 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Caloundra
Wednesday 27 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Maleny
Friday 29 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Kawana

Pyjama Storytime (all ages)
Come dressed in your PJ's and join us for a fun and interactive storytime for the whole family.
Activity suitable for all ages.
Thursday 28 September, 6.00 pm  Kawana

Robot Mouse (6+)
Come in and learn basic coding skills with the Robot Mouse. Challenge yourself to build a maze and get the mouse to navigate it successfully to find the hidden cheese.
Activity suitable for ages 6+.
Monday 18 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Kawana
Wednesday 20 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Beerwah
Friday 22 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Maleny
Tuesday 26 September, 9.30am & 11.00am  Caloundra
Friday 29 September, 9.30 am  Nambour

Snake Boss reptile show (5+)
Julia Baker, star of Animal Planet's TV series Snake Boss is bringing some of her favourite Aussie reptiles!
Activity suitable for ages 5+.
Monday 18 September, 10.30 am  Beerwah
Monday 18 September, 1.00 pm  Caloundra
Tuesday 19 September, 10.30 am  Maroochydore
Tuesday 19 September, 1.00 pm  Coolum Civic Centre

Sunshine create station (4+)
Get your craft on! Celebrate all things sunshine and make some fun paper sunnies or try crafting your own masterpiece.
Activity suitable for ages 4+.
Wednesday 20 September, 10.30 am  Kenilworth
Thursday 21 September, 10.00 am  Caloundra
Wednesday 27 September, 10.00 am  Beerwah
Wednesday 27 September, 10.00 am  Kawana
Thursday 28 September, 9.30 am  Maleny
Thursday 28 September, 9.30 am  Nambour
Thursday 28 September, 10.00 am  Maroochydore

Talk like a pirate day (4+)
Come dressed as your favourite pirate and create piratey things.
Activity suitable for ages 4+.
Tuesday 19 September, 9.30 am  Maleny
Tuesday 19 September, 9.30 am  Nambour
Tuesday 19 September, 10.00 am  Beerwah    
Tuesday 19 September, 10.00 am  Caloundra
Tuesday 19 September, 10.00 am  Kawana

Bookings required for many of the above, please visit "Sunshine Coast Libraries School Holidays" to book specific events where required.

50 years photo booth (all ages)
Turn back time and snap a photo against some iconic backdrops of the Sunshine coast over the last 50 years.
Activity suitable for all ages.
Thursday 21 September, 9.00 am  Kawana
Tuesday 26 September, 9.00 am  Maroochydore

NAObot (10+)
Come and meet Kevin the humanoid robot and see him in action as he interacts with his environment using words, gestures and movement.
Activity suitable for ages 10+.
Thursday 21 September, 9.30am and 11.00am  Nambour
Wednesday 27 September, 9.30am    and 11.00am  Maroochydore
Friday 29 September, 10.30 am  Kenilworth

Maroochydore Library :
44 Sixth Avenue, Cotton Tree
07 5475 8989
Maroochydore Library

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Maroochydore Library, Cotton Tree

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