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Events

Beginners ICT classes

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 15th December 2014

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Time: 15:30 - 17:00

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    eMagazines
•    eBooks
•    eAudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

Booking essential.

Call 01709 254615 to book a place

Happening today, 28th July 2014

Beginners ICT classes

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 15th December 2014

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Time: 15:30 - 17:00

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    eMagazines
•    eBooks
•    eAudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

Booking essential.

Call 01709 254615 to book a place

Business advice sessions

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 30th March 2015

Every week

Location: Riverside Library

Time: 09:00 - 18:30

Cost: Free

Advice on taxation, marketing, funding, business planning and legal issues.

Appointments are essential.

Please telephone to book an appointment and ask to speak to the business coach.

Call 0114 269 5053 to make an appointment

Chatterbooks

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Swinton Library

Time: 16:00 - 17:00

Cost: Free

A fantastic readers group for seven to 11 year olds.

Read and talk about the books that you want to! Argue over the best authors, the most evil characters, whether the ending is up to scratch or not. As well as reading and discussing books, there are games, competitions, arts and crafts! Drop in, no need to book.

Chatterbooks

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every fortnight

Location: Maltby Library

Time: 10:30 - 11:15

Cost: Free

A fantastic readers group for seven to 11 year olds.

Read and talk about the books that you want to! Argue over the best authors, the most evil characters, whether the ending is up to scratch or not. As well as reading and discussing books, there are games, competitions, arts and crafts!

Booking essential – phone for more information and availability.

Call 01709 812150

Chatterbooks

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Time: 15:30 - 16:00

Cost: Free

A fantastic readers group for seven to 11 year olds.

Read and talk about the books that you want to! Argue over the best authors, the most evil characters, whether the ending is up to scratch or not. As well as reading and discussing books, there are games, competitions, arts and crafts!

Booking essential – phone for more information and availability.

Call 01709 544134

Dangerous Dragons

Date: 28th July 2014

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Time: 15:00 - 16:00

Cost: 50p per child

Summer Reading Challenge fun at Kiveton Park Library

Join us for a fun hour of arts and crafts.

Design, create and decorate your very own dragon mask. Will you make a playful pet or a fire breathing beast?

This craft session may involve glue and glitter, so please 'dress for the mess'.

Booking essential. Please call the library to book your place.

Call the library on 01909 771823

Detached Youth Activities

Date: 28th April 2014 - 27th April 2015

Every week

Location: Around Dinnington

Time: 18:30 - 21:30

Cost: Free

Youth work out and about in the local area.

This project engages with groups of young people out and about in the local area and gives them the chance to take part in a variety of activities.

Drop in any time to take part.

Please call us for further information.

Call 01909 773663 for information

ESOL (English as second or other language) Reading Circle

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 24th December 2014

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Time: 9:30 - 12:00

Cost: Free

A friendly, welcoming group with a shared love of books!

We love books, and we love talking about them! Join us for lively, interesting debate in a friendly and relaxed setting.

We read all sorts of books, and no genre is taboo! Everyone can influence the choice of book and everyone's opinion counts!

We are not a stuffy group, but a warm and welcoming one where the socialising is just as important as the reading.

Some groups have tea/coffee, cake and even wine clubs - contact us for details.

Booking is essential.

Call to book - 01709 370038

ICT classes

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Brinsworth Library

Time: 14:00 - 15:30

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

This is a drop in session - no need to book.

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    eMagazines
•    eBooks
•    eAudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

ICT classes

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Time: 14:30 - 15:30

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    eMagazines
•    eBooks
•    eAudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

Booking is essential.

Call 01909 771823 to book

ICT classes

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Maltby Library

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

Booking is essential. Please contact: 01709 812150.

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    eMagazines
•    eBooks
•    eAudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

Call to book a place

ICT classes

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Time: 15:00 - 16:00

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

Drop in - no need to book.

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    eMagazines
•    eBooks
•    eAudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

ICT classes

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 15th December 2014

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Time: 11:00 - 12:00

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

Booking essential - phone 01709 544134.

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Ancestry
•    Find My Past
•    eMagazines
•    eBooks
•    eAudioBooks
•    Theory Test Pro
•    Language Learning
•    and many more!

Call to book a place

Information and Advice Youth Drop-in

Date: 5th May 2014 - 27th April 2015

Every week

Location: Swinton Youth Centre

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Cost: Free

Information, advice and guidance for young people.

The drop is sessions are open to all young people, 16 – 19 years who would like support, advice and information on Education, Training or Employment.

This can include CV writing, developing interview skills, signposting to other agencies, support with benefit claims and general advice regarding any issues facing young people today.

This is a drop-in session, call in any time to take part. 

Call 01709 570591 for more information

IT Clinic Drop in

Date: 9th June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Time: 10:00 - 12:00

Cost: Free

Mastered the basics and wondering what to do next? We can help!

Help with IT from advanced Microsoft Office to basic website development via digital photography.

(No Apple devices). 

Drop in - no need to book! 

Job Support Drop In

Date: 21st July 2014 - 28th August 2015

Every week

Location: Maltby Linx Youth Centre

Time: 13:30 - 16:30

Cost: Free

To provide Job Information, Advice and Guidance to young people.

The drop is sessions are open to all young people, 16 – 19 years who would like support, advice and information on education, training or employment. This can include CV writing, developing interview skills, signposting to other agencies, support with benefit claims and general advice regarding any issues facing young people today.

Call 01709 334937 for more information

Maltby Detached

Date: 21st July 2014 - 28th August 2015

Every week

Location: Around Maltby

Time: 18:00 - 21:00

Cost: Free

Detached youth work out and about in Wentworth Valley.

This project engages with groups of young people out and about in areas across Maltby, Bramley and Wickersley and give them a chance to participate in a wide variety of youth work activities within their community.

Call 01709 334937 for more information

Mega Active Multi-Sports Camp

Date: 28th July 2014 - 1st August 2014

Every day

Location: Harthill Leisure Centre

Time: 10:00 - 15:00

Cost: £2.50 full day, £1.50 half day

This summer we have our fun-tastic Mega Active camps packed full of new and exciting activities for you to take part in.

Mega Active is back! Why be bored sat around the house when you can take part in activities ranging from football, cricket, athletics, tag, tennis, Kangoo boots, rounders, golf, dodgeball and many more. 

Full and half day sessions for 5 to 14 year olds. 

  • Full day session - 10am to 3pm
  • Half day sessions - 10am to 12noon, 1pm to 3pm

Under eights can only attend both sessions with a supervised break between 12noon and 1pm. 

Children coming to a session should wear suitable clothing and bring sun cream, a hat, drinks and a packed lunch as required. 

Places may be available on the day, but please book in advance to avoid disappointment. The booking form includes a voucher for one free pre-booked session.

Download a booking form

Make an enquiry

Call 01709 363355 to reserve a place

Call 01709 822453 to reserve a place

Mega Active Multi-Sports Camp

Date: 28th July 2014 - 1st August 2014

Every day

Location: Herringthorpe Valley Park

Time: 10:00 - 15:00

Cost: Free

This summer we have our fun-tastic Mega Active camps packed full of new and exciting activities for you to take part in.

Mega Active is back! Why be bored sat around the house when you can take part in activities ranging from football, cricket, athletics, tag, tennis, Kangoo boots, rounders, golf, dodgeball and many more. 

Full and half day sessions for 5 to 14 year olds. 

  • Full day session - 10am to 3pm
  • Half day sessions - 10am to 12noon, 1pm to 3pm

Under eights can only attend both sessions with a supervised break between 12noon and 1pm. 

Children coming to a session should wear suitable clothing and bring sun cream, a hat, drinks and a packed lunch as required. 

Places may be available on the day, but please book in advance to avoid disappointment. The booking form includes a voucher for one free pre-booked session.

Download a booking form

Make an enquiry

Call 01709 363355 to reserve a place

Call 01709 822453 to reserve a place

Moving Mermaid Diorama

Date: 28th July 2014

Location: Wath Library

Time: 10:00 - 11:00

Cost: 50p per child

Summer Reading Challenge fun at Wath Library

Join us for a fun session of arts and crafts.

Make and decorate your own mermaid and coral reef scene and watch them come alive.

This craft session may involve glue and glitter, so please 'dress for the mess'.

Booking essential. Please call the library to book your place.

Call the library on 01709 873542

Mowbray Readers

Date: 10th March 2014 - 24th December 2014

Every fortnight

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Time: 14:00 - 15:00

Cost: Free

A friendly, welcoming group with a shared love of books!

We love books, and we love talking about them! Join us for lively, interesting debate in a friendly and relaxed setting.

We read all sorts of books, and no genre is taboo! Everyone can influence the choice of book and everyone's opinion counts!

We are not a stuffy group, but a warm and welcoming one where the socialising is just as important as the reading.

Some groups have tea/coffee, cake and even wine clubs - contact us for details.

Booking is essential.

Call to book - 01709 370038

Rhyme Time at Kimberworth Library

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Kimberworth Library

Time: 11:15 - 11:45

Cost: Free

Every Monday. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Rhyme Time: our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!

Rhyme Time at Wickersley Library

Date: 2nd June 2014 - 22nd December 2014

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Time: 2:00 - 2:30

Cost: Free

Every Monday. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Rhyme Time: our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!

Summer Fun

Date: 28th July 2014

Location: Winterhill Young People's Cente

Time: 10:00 - 15:00

Cost: Free

Summer fun activities for young people in Kimberworth.

‘Get Sorted Music’ Project will deliver band development ‘Rock school’, D J skills, music technology including mixing, editing and recording and multimedia filming for 3 days. The week of activities will end with an opportunity for young people to show case their skills with a music and BBQ celebration event.

Call 01709 334937 for more information

Swinton Youth Drop in

Date: 5th May 2014 - 27th April 2015

Every week

Location: Swinton Youth Centre

Time: 14:00 - 16:00

Cost: Free

This is a drop in session where young people can attend at any time to take part in a wide range of activities.

The sessions consist of young people participating in activities such as pool, table tennis, access to games consoles etc. and having the opportunity to be involved in issued based learning.  

Such learning includes alcohol awareness, internet safety, bullying, substance misuse, racism/sexism/homophobia/disablism and many more.  

Young people also have the opportunity to be involved in voice and influence and making sure that their voice is heard.

This is a drop-in session, call in any time to take part. 

Call 01709 570591 for more information

Unbelievable Unicorn Masks

Date: 28th July 2014

Location: Thurcroft Library

Time: 14:00 - 15:00

Cost: 50p per child

Summer Reading Challenge fun at Thurcroft Library

Join us for a fun session of arts and crafts.

Make a magical unicorn mask.

This craft session may involve glue and glitter, so please 'dress for the mess'.

Booking advisable. Please call the library to book your place.

Call the library on 01709 546150

Young People's Support, Advice and Guidance

Date: 28th April 2014 - 27th April 2015

Every week

Location: Maltby Linx Youth Centre

Time: 08:30 - 16:30

Cost: Free

Information, advice and guidance for young people.

The drop in sessions are open to all young people, 16 – 19 years who would like support, advice and information on Education, Training or Employment.

This can include CV writing, developing interview skills, signposting to other agencies, support with benefit claims and general advice regarding any issues facing young people today. 

Call 01709 8195813 for more information