Magherafelt Library

Magherafelt Library

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Event Name Event Details Start Date & Time End Date & Time Booking
Rhythm and Rhyme  
Every Monday from 10:30am to 11:00am.

Booking is essential.
t: 028 7963 2278

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 10:30 AM 16/12/2024 11:00 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.
Knit and Natter  
Every Monday from 11:30am to 1:00pm.

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.
20/05/2024 11:30 AM 16/12/2024 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.
Chatty Library  
A space where people can come and relax, chat, read newspapers and avail of all the free resources in their local library. 
 
Available every Monday afternoon from 2:00pm until 4:00pm.
20/05/2024 02:00 PM 16/12/2024 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.
Chat and Chapters Befriending Service  

PIPS Suicide Prevention Charity is teaming up with Libraries NI to expand befriending services across Northern Ireland through an exciting new initiative called Chat & Chapters. This collaboration signifies a major step forward in our mission to provide vital support to those in need throughout our communities.

Chat & Chapters will take place in selected libraries across Northern Ireland where individuals can engage in supportive discussions and connect with others in a safe and welcoming environment.

 

Everyone is welcome to our weekly session on a Tuesday from 4:30pm - 5:30pm

21/05/2024 04:30 PM 26/11/2024 05:30 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.
Lego Club  
Every Saturday from 11:00am - 12:00noon. Starting on Saturday 7 October.
 
For children aged 7-9 years; children must be accompanied by an adult.
 
Booking advisable.
t: 028 7963 2278
25/05/2024 11:00 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.
Storytime  
Every Saturday from 11:00am to 11:45am.

Storytime sessions help children aged 4 - 8 years develop a love of books, improve their listening skills, inspire creativity and feeds their imagination. Join our friendly staff as they read popular books and introduce children to a whole range of different authors.
25/05/2024 11:00 AM 14/12/2024 11:45 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.
Junior Reading Group  
Every Tuesday from 3:30pm - 4:15pm. For children aged 8 - 11 years.
 
Please telephone the library for further information.
t: 028 7963 2278
 
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.
28/05/2024 03:30 PM 17/12/2024 04:15 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 10:30am to 11:00am.

Booking is essential.
t: 028 7963 2278

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!
29/05/2024 10:30 AM 18/12/2024 11:00 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.
Mindful Colouring  
Every Wednesday from 11:30am to 12:30pm.

Mindful Colouring groups are for anyone who wants to explore the world of adult colouring with intricate colouring patterns and designs. They can enhance well-being, help calm the mind and relieve stress through relaxed, meditative colouring in.
29/05/2024 11:30 AM 18/12/2024 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.
Chatty Library  
A space where people can come and relax, chat, read newspapers and avail of all the free resources in their local library. 
 
Available every Friday morning from 10:30am until 1:00pm.
31/05/2024 10:30 AM 20/12/2024 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.
Tea and Newspapers  
Every Friday from 10:30am to 11:30am.

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.
31/05/2024 10:30 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.