Winchester Science Festival 2017

Winchester Discovery Centre hosted Winchester Science Festival over the weekend, the working project of the not-for-profit organisation Winchester Science Foundation. Over three days people of all ages interacted with fun science demonstrations, information stands and a varied programme of science talks. Our libraries' fine selections of scientific books e-books and e-magazines had never been more popular! Now… Continue reading Winchester Science Festival 2017

Fleet Library Official Reopening

Fleet Library officially reopened its doors on Wednesday 26th July, unveiling a modern, forward-thinking library that is clearly cherished by its local community. The summer season momentarily deserted us, but the wet weather only highlighted the value of such a fun and open space for its visitors. With the ground floor refurbishment being completed in May yesterday’s official… Continue reading Fleet Library Official Reopening

New Forest and Hampshire County Show 2017

The New Forest Show 2017 has now begun, three days of agricultural fun and entertainment for all the family on 25th, 26th & 27th July 2017 between 8.30am and 6.30pm. Taking place in Brockenhurst in the heart of the National Park, the New Forest Show offers visitors 30 acres of showground for the whole family to… Continue reading New Forest and Hampshire County Show 2017

Summer at Hampshire Libraries

The summer holidays have arrived and we have lots of exciting events taking place across the summer at Hampshire Libraries! With this years Summer Reading Challenge theme being animal agents, Hampshire Libraries have some really exciting animal themed events and activities taking place! Wednesday 26th July Amazing animals at Aldershot Library , Fleet Library and… Continue reading Summer at Hampshire Libraries

Summer Reading Challenge

Get ready for the Summer Reading Challenge The Summer Reading Challenge kicks off on Saturday 15 July – sign up for free at your local library.  This year’s theme is Animal Agents and features characters created by award-winning artist Tony Ross, best known for illustrating the Horrid Henry book series.  The Animal Agents need the… Continue reading Summer Reading Challenge