Happy 10th Birthday Highworth Library!

Where has the time gone? Highworth Library has been in its present building for 10 years! During 12th -17th August there will be lots going on in the library to celebrate:

Monday 12th:  Adult board games.

Tuesday 13th:
Genealogy Group 10.00am -noon
Rhyme time 10.30am.
Creative Writing with Chris Clement-Green. 10.00 -11.30am , 5.00 -6.30pm. Contact library to book your place.

Wednesday 14th:
Job Club 10.00am – noon
Children’s craft event 10.00am – noon
Face Painting 10.00am – noon, 1.00 -2.00pm.
Story time with Chris Park 2.00 -3.00pm.

Thursday 15th:
Create a Memory Book, 10.00am – 12.00 & 2.00 – 4.00pm.
This workshop will help you to start your own Memory Book so that you can chat with others about your own life story. We can help you to scan your old photographs, manipulate them, copy them, tell the story, print the page to start your book, demonstrate how to transfer the information into an online site if required and start your family tree.
Story time 10.30am.

Friday 16th: Reading Group Event 6.00 -7.00pm.

Saturday 17th:
Cream Teas 10.00am -2.00pm.
Story time with Chris Park 10.00 -11.00am.

QUIZ SHEET – Available from the Library all week long. £1 per sheet (in aid of Cancer Research)

If you need more information about any of the Highworth Library events please ask a member of Library staff, telephone 01793 463500 or e-mail: highworth.library@swindon.gov.uk

happy birthday balloons

Image courtesy of Stuart Miles/ FreeDigitalPhotos.net

Other events at Highworth Library.

Free Health Checks: Friday 23rd August 10.00am – 12.30pm and Friday 27th September 10am -12.30pm.
Are you between 40 and 74? Have a free health check with the nurse. Health check includes blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes. An appointment is necessary, please ask for details.

Police Surgery: Come and talk to your local community police on Saturday 24th August 2.30 – 3.30pm.

Book Doctor at Highwroth LibraryBook Doctor: Want to find a new author or a different read? Let the Book Doctor help!
Tuesday 27th August: 11.00am – noon & 3.00 – 4.00pm                                               Tuesday 10th September: 11.00am -noon & 3.00 – 4.00pm.                                                    Tuesday 24th September: 11.00am -noon & 3.00 -4.00pm.

Monthly Genealogy group: Tuesday 10th September, 10.00am – noon.

Other Weekly Events:
Job Club:   Every Wednesday 10am – noon

Reading Groups: Adult Reading groups are currently held in the Library on: Tuesday afternoon, Wednesday morning,Thursday evening and Friday evening. If you are interested in joining a reading group please ask a member of Library staff for dates and times.

Rhyme time for 3s and under: Tuesdays 10.30am

Storytime for 5s and under: Thursdays 10.30am

If you need more information about any of the Highworth Library events please ask a member of Library staff, telephone 01793 463500 or e-mail: highworth.library@swindon.gov.uk

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