What’s on at Retford Library this month

by | 5 February 2019 | Children's Group, Heritage, Hobbies, Library

Monthly Tabletop Gaming Day
Admission costs £2.00 per person, £3.00 for two people or £4.00 for a family of four. Ask for details at the library.

Retford Library’s Poetry Café
Monday 18th February, 2.00pm to 3.30pm
Share a poem or two on the theme of Pride and Prejudice or simply enjoy listening to others at the informal Poetry Café. No need to send your poem in advance, please just bring on the day. Tickets cost £1.00, to include refreshments, and booking is advised.

Bonnets to Breeches
Thursday 21st February, 7.00pm
Liz Carney-Marsh, author of Bonnets to Breeches which won the North Notts Short Story Award last year, will be giving a talk on the writing of Bonnets. She will detail her personal journey in writing it, as well as giving an insight into the Women’s Land Army and some of the research and footage she discovered along the way. Tickets cost £1.00, to include refreshments, and booking is essential.

Writers’ Group
Thursday 14th and 28th February, 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
Wednesday 6th and 20th February, 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
Monday 11th and 25th February, 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
Thursday 28th February, 9.30am to 1.00pm
Need advice about family or local history? A local studies librarian will be on hand.

Rattle, Rhyme and Roll
Every Wednesday and Friday, 10.00am to 10.20am
Songs, rhymes and musical instruments for babies and toddlers.

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