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Events and training at libraries

​​​We have lots of events and activities taking place in our libraries including IT training, reading and poetry groups and writing workshops.​​

Regular events

DateEventTimeLocationDetails
VariousFREE basic IT training coursesVariousVarious libraries See a list of IT training sessions in libraries
VariousReading, writing and poetry groups and a range of activitiesVariousVarious libraries Find regular activities at your local library
VariousBookstart Bear Club ​sessions for childrenVariousVarious libraries

Find your local Bookstart Bear Club sessions

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Libra​ry ​e​vents and training

Be Online 2017 - Be safe online, Middleton Library
01 March 2017
The internet has lots of positive aspects and it is a valuable and important tool, but there are things you need to avoid. This session is aimed at helping you recognise online scams, from fake websites to bogus emails.
​Be Online 2017 - Digital Skills for Jobs, Heywood Library
03 March 2017
The internet can help you search and apply for work, gain new skills or even support a small business and we can help you get started. This is a single drop-in session, no booking required.
Rochdale Digital Festival
04 March 2017
Hands-on help, advice and inspiration for everyone.
Be Online 2017 - Digital Skills for Jobs, Darnhill Library
06 March 2017
The internet can help you search and apply for work, gain new skills or even support a small business and we can help you get started. This is a single drop-in session, no booking required.
​Be Online 2017 - Digital Skills for Jobs, Balderstone Library
07 March 2017
The internet can help you search and apply for work, gain new skills or even support a small business and we can help you get started. This is a single drop-in session, no booking required.
Be Online 2017 - Digital Skills for Jobs, Middleton Library
08 March 2017
The internet can help you search and apply for work, gain new skills or even support a small business and we can help you get started. This is a single drop-in session, no booking required.
Be Online 2017 - ​Digital Skills for Jobs, Rochdale Library
10 March 2017
The internet can help you search and apply for work, gain new skills or even support a small business and we can help you get started. This is a single drop-in session, no booking required.
Highway Robbery - Friends of Balderstone Library
13 March 2017
Highway Robbery – Rochdale Style.
Barclays Tea and Teach, Middleton Library
14 March 2017
Barclays Bank will be hosting a ‘tea and teach’ morning to help first time or novice internet users develop the skills and confidence needed to explore the benefits of the digital world.
​Digital Skills for Jobs, Smallbridge Library
16 March 2017
Learn about searching and applying for jobs online, how to use email and get tips on how to write a CV. Places are limited and if you are unemployed the Job Centre can refer you.
Storytime with Sue, Middleton Library
18 March 2017
A brand-new exciting Storytime for Children aged 6-9 and their parents.
​Digital Skills for Jobs, Rochdale library
21 March 2017
Learn about searching and applying for jobs online, how to use email and get tips on how to write a CV. Places are limited and if you are unemployed the Job Centre can refer you.
Mother
25 March 2017
Mother’s Day craft event for children.
Another Taste of France - Friends of Balderstone Library
03 April 2017
Another Taste of France by Ken Haynes.
​Digital Skills for Jobs, Rochdale library
07 April 2017
Learn about searching and applying for jobs online, how to use email and get tips on how to write a CV. Places are limited and if you are unemployed the Job Centre can refer you.
Barclays Tea and Teach, Spotland Library
09 May 2017
​Barclays Bank will be hosting a ‘tea and teach’ morning to help first time or novice internet users develop the skills and confidence needed to explore the benefits of the digital world.

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