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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

Code Club, Alkrington Library
09 September 2017
10am-11am, every other Saturday. Code Club is a nationwide volunteer-led coding club for children in Key Stage 2.
Family History Helpdesk, Alkrington Library
11 September 2017
2pm-4pm​, every 3 weeks on a Monday. Come along to our FREE sessions.
Code Club, Littleborough Library
11 September 2017
4pm-5pm, every other Monday. Term time only. Learn how to use a computer, laptop, ipad or tablet in our FREE classes.
Family History Helpdesk, Castleton Library
18 September 2017
2pm-4pm​, every 3 weeks on a Monday
Lego club, Alkrington Library
18 September 2017
6pm-7pm​, third Monday of the month. Calling all Lego fans!! Come along to Lego Club at Alkrington Library!!
Knit and natter, Alkrington Library
02 October 2017
2pm-3.30pm​, fortnightly on a Monday. Whether you’re a complete beginner or an avid knitter, bring along your wool and your needles and enjoy a cup of tea with our lovely knitting group.
Halloween themed craft event for children, Middleton Library
21 October 2017
Halloween themed craft event for children.
Explore Learning Space Mission Workshop
23 October 2017
Another out of this world creative writing workshop!!
Storytime with Sue, Middleton Library
23 October 2017
An exciting storytime for children aged 5-9 and their parents.
Crafts for Kids - Halloween session, Alkrington Library
27 October 2017
Looking for something to entertain the kids this half-term? Then come along to our 1 hour craft session at Alkrington Library.
Safe Online Event
27 October 2017
Safe Online event by O2 and NSPCC for parents and carers.
The Friends of Balderstone Library present “Moonraking” A look at Middleton and its History an illustrated talk by Geoff Wel
06 November 2017
“Moonraking” A look at Middleton and its History an illustrated talk by Geoff Wellens.
Barclays Tea and Teach, Rochdale Central Library
14 November 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.
Barclays Tea and Teach, Heywood Library
14 December 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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