What’s on at Retford Library

by | 2 November 2018 | Community Event, Library

Here’s your guide to what’s on at Retford Library in December:

  • Rattle Rhyme and Roll Special
    Friday 1st December, 10.00am
    A visit from a very special Father Christmas to Rattle Rhyme and Roll.
  • Fun Festive Crafts
    Saturday 2nd December, 10.00am to 12.00pm
    Make a dangly reindeer. This is a free drop in event for children accompanied by an adult.
  • Home Library Service
    Retford Library has a team of Royal Voluntary Service volunteers who deliver a selection of library books to those who are housebound and cannot access the library. If you know someone who would benefit from this service, please let a member of the library staff know. Also, if you would like to volunteer to be part of this scheme, library staff would be happy to hear from you.
  • Writers’ Group
    The Writers’ Group will meet on Thursday 7th December from 2.00pm to 4.00pm Come along, listen and share. For further information you can contact Kevin on 07903 654499 and kpm2@talktalk.net.
  • Craft and Coffee Club
    The Craft and Coffee Club will meet on Wednesday 13th December from 1.30pm to 3.00pm. Bring along your project, swap ideas, patterns and materials over a coffee — the cost is 50p for refreshments.
  • Family History Group
    The self-supporting Family History Group will meet on 11th December from 5.00pm to 7.00pm. Library facilities, including the local studies rooms and free computer access to the Ancestry website, are also available.
  • Local and Family History Drop-In Surgery
    Need advice about family or local history? A local studies librarian will be on hand from 9.30am to 1.00pm on Thursday 14th December. This drop-in session is free and no booking is required.
  • Free IT Sessions
    Staff can help with basic computer skills on PCs, laptops and tablets. Up to three free IT sessions are offered. We also can offer a session on Ancestry and the British Newspaper Archive.
  • Rattle, Rhyme and Roll
    Enjoy songs, rhymes and musical instruments for babies and toddlers. Have fun with your little ones and meet other parents every Wednesday and Friday from 10.00am to 10.20am.

For further information about any of these events please contact Retford Library on 01777 708724 or retford.library@inspireculture.org.uk.