Stay Local School Holiday Program

Posted on 22 March 2019

Type: Announcement


We’ve got your ticket to having a WHALE of a time in Latrobe City in the lead up to the school holidays and beyond with these special family activities.

Latrobe City Libraries

Week of 25 March and 1 April

Storytime with a focus on the environment, whales and sea creatures plus craft activities using recycled materials.

with a focus on the environment, whales and sea creatures plus craft activities using recycled materials.

The Flying Bookworm Theatre Company

Tuesday 9 April: Moe Library 10am to 11am and Traralgon Library 1pm to 2pm

Wednesday 10 April: Churchill Library 10am to 11am and Morwell Library 1pm to 2pm

Bookings essential as places are limited. To book, open Eventbrite in a Chrome browser or ask at your local branch.

Tuesday 16 April: 10am to 12noon

Easter crafts at all libraries 

Wednesday 17 April: 10.30am to 11.30am

Easter Storytime at all libraries

Thursday 18 April: 10am to 12noon

Visit your local library for a hot cross bun and a chat.

Latrobe Performing Arts Centre

A Whale’s Tale

Monday 8 April: 2pm and 6pm and Tuesday 9 April: 11am and 2pm

A whale is washed up on a beach and discovered by a child. How did it get there? Watch from the shore, or submerge yourself in the underwater playground as the spirit of the whale goes on a journey to find out what is wrong.

Book in person at the Box Office, by phone on 5176 3333 or online at

LPA Member $10; Non-Member $12; Family (2 Adults, 2 Children) $40

Latrobe Regional Gallery

April: 10am to 5pm weekdays and 11am to 4pm weekends
Art Cart in The Lane: Hello Future Self. Explores our impending augmented world as participants create an avatar.

Saturday 13 April
1pm to 2pm Slow Art
Take a slow tour of the gallery to focus on a few works. All ages.
2pm to 3pm Social Sketch Develop your drawing skills in a social setting within one of the gallery spaces. All ages.

Wednesday 17 April: 12noon to 2pm
Use recycled cardboard to make artworks in response to The Whale’s Tale. Parent supervision required.

Daily during the school holidays (bookings essential, 3 days’ notice required)
Walk and talk – guided tours for groups of 5+

For more information visit or phone 5128 5700.