Story Time at Avalon Library

Yes, Story Time continues at Avalon Library

After 15+ years of entertaining the children of Avalon with her infectious energy, story telling and activities, Judy Burer has retired, and Beachside Bookshop is being handed the baton.

Held every Wednesday 10.30am-11.00am at Avalon Community Library, Story Time is an enjoyable half hour of stories and craft for 3-5 year olds.

Alongside a dedicated group of volunteers, over the years a number of much loved Childrens' book authors, such as Lesley Gibbes and Louise Park, have read at Story Time - and we are always keen to welcome more (volunteers and authors, please drop me a line at


Please ensure you sign up at the Library - they have a sign up sheet at the counter. This ensures we prepare enough craft supplies for children attending, particularly during school holidays.

Also, check out our Events page for details of School Holiday Author Events at Avalon Library but mark your diaries now for the following:

Wed 27 Sept @10.30am Debra Tidball reads her new release, The Scared Book 

Wed 4 Oct @10.30am Aura Parker introduces us to some Twiggy friends as she reads  her popular picture book Twig

Wed 1 Nov @10.30am CBCA Award winning local author, Lesley Gibbes reads her beautiful picture book Fluke

Wed 6 Dec @10.30am Lesley is back again with her brand new, soon to be a Christmas Classic Bouncing Bouncing Little Joeys