Free school holiday fun at Cobram Library

By Dylan Arvela

There will be plenty of fun activities for children to enjoy at Cobram library during the school holidays.

Dutch Thunder Wildlife Rescue is hosting education sessions at Cobram library to teach people about Australian native animals in the local area and the challenges they face.

These engaging and informative sessions are on at 11 am on Thursday, September 26, and Thursday, October 3.

On Tuesday, October 1, at 2.30 pm, an illustration and cartooning workshop with author, illustrator and cartoonist Mark Guthrie on on at the library.

Mr Guthrie has had characters come to life with Scholastic, the Disney Channel and Walt Disney Animation Australia.

The workshop is open for anyone between six and 14, however, bookings are essentials. To book, phone 1300 374 765 or email [email protected]

There will be art and craft opportunities everyday through the holidays with children able to come in and create a flying dragons aeroplane, rainbow roll butterflies and wobble bots.

As a part of a Moira Shire-wide initiative, Cobram library will also host local artists from the GRAIN Store in Nathalia for a fun, family session to teach people about art and what local artists are creating.

Attendees will also find out about local native flora and fauna.

The session in Cobram is on Wednesday, October 2, at 10.30 am.