Look Who's Popped In

Port Canal Shopping Centre is excited to be hosting the Port Adelaide Library Pop-Up while the library is undergoing a refurbishment

Open from Monday January 29 until Saturday 10 March, the Port Pop-Up Library will be open at the following times:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday - 9.30am - 5.30pm
  • Thursday - 9.30am - 8pm
  • Friday - 10am - 5.30pm
  • Saturday - 9.30am - 4pm
  • Sunday - closed

Visit the Pop-Up Library and you’ll be able to:

  • Borrow from a hand-picked collection of books, movies, magazines and puzzles
  • Read a daily newspaper
  • Collect items placed on hold
  • Join the library
  • Attend one of our regular programs – Baby Bounce, Preschool Storytime, Creative Kids and Digikids
  • Look through a selection of our local history collection
  • Use Wi-Fi
  • Return library books
  • Keep updated on the library works with our friendly staff

Programs over this time will include (there is no need to book for these sessions):


Tuesday 3.30 – 4.30pm.

Ideal for kids aged 8 and above who are curious about coding and robots or keen to learn about new tech, gadgets and gizmos.

Creative Kids

Thursday 3.30 – 4.30pm.

Kids aged 5-13 years are given projects to create, invent and learn and most of all have fun.

Preschool Storytime

Monday 10.15 – 10.45am.

Encourage your child’s imagination with stories, songs and craft activities for kids aged 0-5 years.

Baby Bounce

Wednesday 10.30 – 11.00am.

Introduce your child to the joys of language with nursery rhymes, music, songs and stories for children aged 0-2 years.

For more information about the Port Adelaide Library works or for the details of alternative services over the closure period, including free PC availability, please visit www.portenf.sa.gov.au/library