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Event Name Event Details Start Date & Time End Date & Time Booking
Junior Reading Group  
Monthly on a Saturday from 2:30pm until 3:30, date varies please ask staff for details.
This is suitable for children aged 7 - 9 years.
 
Junior Reading Groups are a fun way for children to be introduced to a wide range of new books, authors and to make new friends along the way. Members are asked to read a chosen book before each meeting, which will be available to borrow for free from the library catalogue.
25/11/2023 02:30 PM 15/06/2024 03:30 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.
Book Buddies  
This is suitable for children aged 9 - 11 years.
Junior Reading Groups are a fun way for children to be introduced to a wide range of new books, authors and to make new friends along the way. Members are asked to read a chosen book before each meeting, which will be available to borrow for free from the library catalogue.
 
Monthly on a Saturday from 2:30pm - 3:30pm (date varies please ask staff for details).

Booking Advisable by phoning 028 4062 3973 during library opening hours.
25/11/2023 02:30 PM 15/06/2024 03:30 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.
Craft and Chatter  
Every Monday from 10:00am - 12:00pm.

Booking essential by phoning 02840 623973 during opening hours.

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.
27/11/2023 10:00 AM 10/06/2024 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.
Afternoon Classics Reading Group  
Monthly on Tuesdays from 3:30pm - 4:30pm.
Date varies - please ask staff for details.

Booking essential by phoning 02840 623973 during opening hours.

Adult Reading Groups are a great opportunity for members to join in some lively literary discussions in a relaxed, friendly environment. The groups encourage people to read for pleasure, share their enthusiasm and express opinions about books and their authors.

The group meets on a regular basis and the book the group will be discussing can be borrowed from the library catalogue for free.
28/11/2023 03:30 PM 11/06/2024 04:30 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.
Rhythm and Rhyme  
Every Wednesday from 10:00am - 10:30am and 11:00am - 11:30am

Booking essential by phoning 02840 623973 during opening hours.

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!
29/11/2023 10:00 AM 12/06/2024 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.
Broth and Blether  
Join us for a bowl of broth and a chat every Wednesday from 12:30pm - 1:30pm.
 
Everyone welcome - booking not required.
29/11/2023 12:30 PM 12/06/2024 01:30 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.
Board Games Group for Adults  
Join us for some friendly competition and lots of laughter.

Every Thursday from 10:00am - 11:30am.
 
 
30/11/2023 10:00 AM 13/06/2024 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.
Crime Reading Group  
Monthly on Saturdays from 2:00pm - 3:00pm.
Date varies - please ask staff for details.

Booking essential by phoning 02840 623973 during opening hours.

Adult Reading Groups are a great opportunity for members to join in some lively literary discussions in a relaxed, friendly environment. The groups encourage people to read for pleasure, share their enthusiasm and express opinions about books and their authors.

The group meets on a regular basis and the book the group will be discussing can be borrowed from the library catalogue for free.
18/05/2024 02:00 PM 14/12/2024 03:00 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.
Adult Reading Group  
Monthly on Fridays from 12:00pm - 1:00pm.
Date varies-please ask staff for details.


Booking essential by phoning 02840 623973 during opening hours.

Adult Reading Groups are a great opportunity for members to join in some lively literary discussions in a relaxed, friendly environment. The groups encourage people to read for pleasure, share their enthusiasm and express opinions about books and their authors.

The group meets on a regular basis and the book the group will be discussing can be borrowed from the library catalogue for free.
24/05/2024 12:00 PM 13/12/2024 01:00 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.
Mindful Colouring  
Enhance your well-being and calm the mind through relaxed meditative colouring. A gentle way to reduce stress using intricate colouring patterns and designs.
 
Resources and refreshments provided. Booking not required.
 
 
25/05/2024 10:00 AM 14/12/2024 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 & Newspapers  
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.
 
Every Saturday from 10:00am - 12:00 noon.
 
Booking not required.
25/05/2024 10:00 AM 14/12/2024 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.
Cryptic Corner  
Why not drop in for a cuppa and challenge yourself with some puzzles to keep your brain active? Crosswords, Sudoku and cryptic crosswords of all levels are available.
25/05/2024 10:00 AM 14/12/2024 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.
Go On - Introduction to the iPad  

Introduction to iPad - A basic introduction to the iPad. If you have an iPad or are thinking of getting one and want to learn how to use it, then this is for you!

 

t: 028 4062 3973

10/06/2024 01:30 PM 10/06/2024 03:30 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.