Swindon Celebrates International Women’s Day 2017

iwd2017-leaflet_small-page-001Saturday 4th March 2017 – 9.30am to 3.30pm

FREE All Day Event organised by the IWD Swindon Community Group.


Programme of Events at Central Library include

Ground Floor Events:

10am: Launch Event with the Lord Lieutenant of Wiltshire and Deputy Mayor of Swindon

9.30am – 3.30pm: Ground Floor – Community Area: Community stalls and displays including:­

  • ­  Free Advice and Information from local Charities, Campaigns and Community Groups
  • ­  Free Wellbeing and Exercise Advice
  •   Free Beauty Clinic and Consultation

Free Health Checks with a NHS Nurse (in the Court Yard Gallery Corridor) – every 30mins from 9.30am

Ground Floor – Children’s Library:

10am – 11am: Two FREE workshops for Children and Adults (no booking required):

  • Origami Workshop and Technology for Kids (by staff from Intel)

11am – 11.30am: Story and Rhyme Time (as normal)

11.45am – 1.15pm: Technology for Kids (by Intel). A set of fun and exciting demonstrations of today’s and tomorrow’s technology for children of all ages

2.30pm – 3.30pm Origami Workshop for Kids and Adults

Second Floor Reading Room Area:

10pm – 12pm: Access to Art – Creative Writing Workshop

1pm – 3.30pm: Voice Unplugged. Poetry and Song, Open Mic Performance