Children and Young Adults

Townsville Citylibraries hosts heaps of fun, free and low-cost activities for children and young adults including First 5 Forever, Story Time, Baby Rhyme Time, Children's Book Week celebrations, and a range of school holiday programs.

Parents and caregivers can sign children up for their very own library card.

What does the library have for children?

  • picture books
  • readers, chapter books, junior fiction, magazines, and graphic novels
  • eBooks, eAudiobooks, DVDs, and music
  • a collection of resources to support parents
  • ParentTV and many more programs online
  • games, puzzles and toys in the children's area of each library
  • The Children's and Youth Services team, specialists in young people's programs and reading.

We also have a range of programs and activities for children, young adults and families.