Coming up at Retford Library

by | 28 February 2023 | Children's Group, Community Event, Hobbies, Library, Retford, Social Group

Catching a Killer with Stuart Gibbon

Thursday 9th March, 2.00pm to 3.00pm
Join Stuart Gibbon, co-author of the Straightforward Crime Reference Series, as he discusses his latest book, Catching a Killer, a fascinating insight into murder investigation. The talk will include reference to true crime case studies and how criminal investigations, particularly murder, have evolved throughout the years. Tickets cost £2.00 and booking is essential via or call 01623 677200.

The Magical Major Oak in association with Nottingham Playhouse

Monday 27th March, 10.30am to 11.15am
Be transported to the legendary world of Maid Marian in this immersive and sensory show from Nottingham Playhouse. Join Marian as she discovers the wonder of nature, the secrets of the forest and the Magical Major Oak! Featuring inspiring storytelling to spark the imagination and a whole band of merry creatures and characters The Magical Major Oak is an interactive story adventure perfect for children aged two to four. The cost is £2.00 per child, accompanying adults free. Booking is advised.

Keep Calm and Carry Yarn

Thursday 9th and 23rd March, 1.30pm to 3.00pm
Take along your own craft project to work on and have a chat with others over coffee and biscuits. £1.00 to include refreshments.

Retford Library Writers’ Group

Thursday 2nd and 16th March, 2.00pm to 4.00pm
Go along, listen and share. An informal friendly group with members at different stages of the writing process, including beginners.

Rattle Rhyme and Roll

Wednesdays and Fridays from 10.00am to 10.20am
Stories and rhymes for the under-fives in the children’s library. Just turn up and join in the fun.

Retford Library has a selection of new and exciting board games for a range of ages for you to enjoy throughout the library. Go along and try something new.
Visit the library gallery to view an exciting exhibition from local photographer Huw ap Conwy Evans.

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