Events on 12th Jul 2019

Events for 12th Jul 2019

The launch of the Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge

Date: 13th July 2019 - 7th September 2019

Every week

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Cost: Free

The Launch of the Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge

Space Rocket
Space Rocket

Join us at Thorpe Hesley Library and sign up to our Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge. Come along and pick up pick up a free planet word search. Complete it to win a small prize.

Summer Reading Challenge - Galactic Planets Scavenger Hunt

Date: 13th July 2019 - 20th July 2019

Every day

Location: Wath Library

Time: 09:00 - 13:00

Cost: Free

Hunt down all the planets in the Solar System

Planets orbiting the sun.

Drop in to Wath Library during our launch week for the Summer Reading Challenge and take part in our scavenger hunt to find all the planets hidden around the library.

Teach Yourself IT

Date: 16th September 2017 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Greasbrough Library

Time: 10:00 - 11:00

Cost: Free

Staff are on hand to help you start your IT learning journey.

ICT classes logo
Computer keyboard

We'll help you log into Learny My Way, a website of free online courses for beginners, helping you develop digital skills to make the most of the online world.

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):

•    Find My Past
•    e-Magazines
•    e-Books
•    e-AudioBooks
•    Ancestry

Readers Group

Date: 13th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

On this day every month

Location: Kiveton Park 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.

Call 01909 771823 for more information

Swinton Library - Space Chase Launch and exhibition

Date: 8th July 2019 - 30th July 2019

Every day

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Time: 10:00 - 17:00

Cost: Free

Space Chase launch with exhibition and activities, working with Swinton Astronomical Society.

Space Chase launch with exhibition and activities, working with Swinton Astronomical Society. Live feed from the Space Station, display of Sopace memorabilia and film footage.