Hethersett Library Dates
On in your Library in April 2015
The library is closed on Good
Friday and Easter Monday but we are open on Saturday 4th April
10.00 – 2.00.
We have a family history on
the internet course running on Wednesday 15th April 10.15 – 12.15
at a cost of £5.00. We have just
3 places remaining – don’t miss out!
Meet local author, Ralph
Jackman, on Thursday 16th April at 5.30pm.
Ralph will be talking about his debut novel, ‘Actium’s Wake’.
Family Learning are running a
free 10 week course in the library starting on Tuesday 21st April
9.15 – 11.15am. ‘Step In To
Storysacks’ will enable you to plan and make a story sack of your choice,
discover fun ways to help your child’s reading, have the opportunity to gain
a nationally recognised unit of accreditation (OCN Entry Level 3) and have fun
and meet new people. A free crèche
may be available – further details available from the library.
From Tuesday 28th
April we have a 6 week shared reading course.
Enjoy the power of great stories and poems read aloud in a small
friendly group. Share responses
over a cup of tea – these sessions are for people wanting to meet others,
lift their mood and enjoy something new.
Sessions will run from 2.00 to 3.30pm.
On Friday 1st May
we have ‘Go Energy Shopping @ Your Library’ – learn how to use energy
price comparison sites and save money! You
will need to bring along an energy bill and have an email address.
Two time slots available – 10.00 – 11.00 and 11.30 – 12.30.
Due to popular demand, we
have another ‘Tablets For The Terrified’ course running in May – 2
sessions on 6th and 13th May 2.00 – 4.00pm – only 4
Booking is essential for all
of the above events, please call into the library to book a place or phone us
on 01603 810188.
Join in with our Hethersett
Community Read as part of Norfolk’s Great Big Read 2015 and pick up a copy
of “A Street Cat Named Bob”, a touching story suitable for all the family.
We have adult and junior copies of the book available along with a
“where’s wally” style picture book, “Where in the world is Bob?”.
Get involved, read the book and let us know what you think!
The community read runs until 25th April.
Norfolk and Norwich
Association for the Blind will be in the library on Thursday 9th
April 2 – 4 pm. with an information stand.
Come and discuss any
community issues with your local PCSO in the library on Monday 13th
April 3.00 – 5.00pm.
Activities for children this
month are Once Upon a Saturday on Saturday 4th April at 11.30 am. – songs, stories and colouring in for young children with a
transport and machines theme. Bounce
and Rhyme for babies and toddlers is on Fridays 10th and 24th
April at 11.15 am.
Are you involved in a local
club, society or group? Call into
the library and book your free monthly slot on our “Village Story” notice
board to promote awareness, recruit new members or advertise a specific event.
The craft group meet at the
library every Monday 2 – 4 pm, except for the first Monday of the month when
they meet at Woodcote, Firs Road, Hethersett.
The Library Book Group meets
this month on Wednesday 8th
April at 2 pm. to discuss our
latest read. Please ask in the
library if you are interested in joining us!
Do you need general computer
support? Ask in the library to
book an appointment with Bob our Computer Buddy who is available on Mondays
from 10 am. to 12 noon.
The library now has Wifi -
free to use with your library membership!
Don’t forget we have 2 for
the price of 1 on DVDs and Console Games every Thursday from 5.30 pm and
Saturdays from 12.30 pm!
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Queen's Road, Hethersett
Tel: 01603 810188