Whiterock Library

Whiterock Library

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Event Name Event Details Start Date & Time End Date & Time Booking
Rhythm and Rhyme  
Every Wednesday 9:30am – 10:00am.
 
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!

Booking essential.
t: 028 9050 9236
e: whiterock.library@librariesni.org.uk
03/01/2024 09:30 AM 12/06/2024 10:00 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.
Storytime  
Every Thursday from 3:00pm - 3:30pm.

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.
 
Everyone welcome.
04/01/2024 03:00 PM 13/06/2024 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.
Rhythm and Rhyme  
Every Friday 9:30am – 10:00am.

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!

Booking essential.
t: 028 9050 9236
e: whiterock.library@librariesni.org.uk
05/01/2024 09:30 AM 14/06/2024 10:00 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 Friday from 11:00am - 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.
 
Everyone welcome.
05/01/2024 11:00 AM 14/06/2024 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.
Chatterbooks Reading Group  
The third Monday of the Month from 3:30pm – 4:30pm.

Starting on Monday 15 January 2024.
Chatterbooks is an exciting Junior Reading Group where children aged 7 - 11 years old can experience reading in new and fun ways. Come along to chat about your favourite books, enjoy fun activities and crafts and meet new friends!

Booking essential.
For more information please contact Whiterock Library.
t: 028 9050 9236
e: whiterock.library@librariesni.org.uk
15/01/2024 03:30 PM 10/06/2024 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.
Whiterock Young Writers – Creative Writing Group  
The fourth Wednesday of the Month 3:30pm – 4:30pm.

Starting on Wednesday 24 January.
Calling all young writers!
Are you a budding writer or poet?  Come along to our new creative writing group for children aged 8 – 13! You will be prompted by new ideas each month and have an opportunity to share your ideas with the group. Learn about characters, settings and stories and give it a go!

Booking essential. 
For more information please contact Whiterock Library. 
t: 028 9050 9236
e: whiterock.library@librariesni.org.uk
24/01/2024 03:30 PM 22/05/2024 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.
Whiterock Young Minds – Library Club  
Meet new people in your local community and learn more about a wide range of issues. Enjoy talks from guest speakers and take part in workshops and activities. The Club will meet monthly and is suitable for children and young people aged 8 – 13. 
This is a Monthly Club which meets on the first Wednesday of the Month 3:30pm – 4:30pm.
 
Booking essential.
For more information please contact Whiterock Library.
t: 028 9050 9236
e: whiterock.library@librariesni.org.uk

 
06/03/2024 03:30 PM 05/06/2024 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.
Children's Chess Club  
The second Monday of the Month from 3:30pm – 4:30pm. 
Starting on Monday 11 March. 

Join Whiterock Library Children’s Chess Club – a brand new chess club for children aged 8 – 13.
 
Learn to play chess, make new friends and have fun!
Playing chess can develop problem solving skills and improve strategic thinking. 
Beginners welcome – chess tuition provided. 
 
Booking essential. 
For more information please contact Whiterock Library. 
t: 028 9050 9236
e: whiterock.library@librariesni.org.uk
11/03/2024 03:30 PM 10/06/2024 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.