May is National Walking Month, did you know that walking 30 minutes a day can help reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke and help improve your overall health? We've put together some books to help you get excited about walking and how walking can help you. But did you know we also have OS maps that… Continue reading May – National Walking Month
27 April - 5 May marks the National Gardening Week, this year's focus is on home-grown produce. We've put together a list of books that will help you grow your own fruit and vegetables - even if you don't have a garden or a balcony! How to garden when you're new to gardening Edited by Emma… Continue reading National Gardening Week – a booklist
The Easter Holiday is almost here - two whole weeks of no school! It can be tough to keep the children happy and avoid that dreaded boredom! If you're looking for things to do and days out without spending a fortune trips to the library could be just what you're after. Not only do we… Continue reading Easter Holiday fun at the Library!
This Easter Holidays, join the Makery on tour one of five selected libraries! There will be some exciting stop motion animation workshops for children age 8-11! They will get the chance to create digital stories using fun characters and effects, putting their imagination and creativity to the test whilst learning new skills and making friends. To book… Continue reading The Makery on the move this Easter Holidays!
For stress awareness month we have put together three booklists offering different types of techniques and advice in how to cope and overcome stress. One list is for all adults, one is aimed at parents and carers and the third is for children and teens. The first step is always the hardest, these books could help you take those steps.… Continue reading Stress Awareness Month 2019