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Event Name Event Details Start Date & Time End Date & Time Booking
Rhythm and Rhyme  
Every Monday from 11:00am to 11:30am.

Booking is essential. Will open by phone on Friday at 10:00am for the following week's session and will be on first come first served basis.

Rhythm and Rhyme sessions introduce parents and children aged 0 - 4 years to the wonder of rhymes, songs and stories.

Each session offers an entertaining opportunity for children to engage with others, provides a good foundation to develop their reading, listening and language skills and of course to have lots of fun!
20/05/2024 11:00 AM 16/12/2024 11:30 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Sewing Box  
Every Tuesday from 11:00am to 12 noon.

Numbers limited, contact staff for details.

Group lead - bring your own sewing/craft with you. Meet other people and share ideas.
21/05/2024 11:00 AM 17/12/2024 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Tea and Newspapers  
Every Tuesday and Wednesday from 11:00am to 12 noon.

Tea and Newspapers groups give adults the opportunity to meet new people, socialise and discuss local and national affairs in the newspapers while enjoying complimentary tea/coffee and biscuits.
21/05/2024 11:00 AM 18/12/2024 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Lego and Games Room  
Lego and Games Room
 
Our Lego and Board games will be available to make use of every Tuesday from 2:00pm - 4:00pm and every Thursday from 3:00pm - 4:30pm.

 
21/05/2024 02:00 PM 19/12/2024 04:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Knit and Natter  
Every Wednesday from 11:00am to 12 noon.

Numbers limited, contact staff for details.

Knit and Natter Groups are for adults who enjoy knitting, crochet, cross stitch and other crafts. They are free of charge to attend and participants have the opportunity to share hints and tips, swap patterns, meet new people and learn new skills. Members can bring along a project they are already working on or can start something new.
22/05/2024 11:00 AM 18/12/2024 12:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Seed Library  
New Seed Library in Larne library using repurposed card catalogue furniture.

As well as offering free seeds, the seed libraries also offer growing instructions and advice. The aim of these projects is to promote a ‘borrow, grow, donate’ ethos in local communities and to work with gardening groups to bring the pleasures of growing from seed to a wider audience.
 
Available during library opening hours.
23/05/2024 10:00 AM 20/12/2024 05:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Book Buddies  
Find your book buddy in our box of cuddly toys or dress up from our fancy dress box to help you find your books to read.

Cuddly toys and fancy dress clothes stay in library until your next visit.

Available during library opening hours.
23/05/2024 10:00 AM 20/12/2024 04:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Cryptic Colour Corner  
Available daily during library opening hours.

Why not challenge yourself to a puzzle or relax with a colouring sheet.
23/05/2024 10:00 AM 19/12/2024 05:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Rhythm and Rhyme  
Every Friday from 11:00am to 11:30am.

To be accompanied by an adult, booking is essential.

Rhythm and Rhyme sessions introduce parents and children aged 0 - 4 years to the wonder of rhymes, songs and stories.

Each session offers an entertaining opportunity for children to engage with others, provides a good foundation to develop their reading, listening and language skills and of course to have lots of fun!
24/05/2024 11:00 AM 20/12/2024 11:30 AM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Quiet Hour with Sensory Play/ Sensory Storytime  
Every Friday from 3:45pm - 4:45pm
 
Bring your child/children to visit the library, browse and borrow books attend Rhythm and Rhyme at 11:00am and avail of sensory toys/Storytime for a quieter time at 3:45pm in our Sensory Room.
 
Booking essential.
t: 028 28277047
24/05/2024 03:45 PM 20/12/2024 04:45 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
VASP Service – Summer Roadshow Drop In – Veterans’ Adviceline for Statutory Professionals  

Explore vital veteran support services at a library near you. From welfare advice to financial and legal guidance, all are welcome to attend!

29/05/2024 10:30 AM 29/05/2024 12:30 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Adult Reading Group  
Meets on the last Thursday of the month, from 4:45pm - 5:45pm.
 
The Adult Reading Group for 16's and over gives an opportunity for adults to discuss their latest book.
 
30/05/2024 04:45 PM 19/12/2024 05:45 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.
Crime Writing with James Murphy and Phillip Jordan  

Join local crime writers James Murphy and Phillip Jordan as they discuss the new wave of crime fiction set in Northern Ireland.

 

Booking essential.

t: 028 2827 7047

27/06/2024 04:45 PM 27/06/2024 06:00 PM See event details to check if booking is essential (phone/email). Otherwise, if the event is not virtual (via Zoom) then simply call into the library at the time of the event.