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MAY / JUNE

JUNE

2018

TUESDAY 19th June

 

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JULY / AUGUST

(Halesworth Library)

 

9.45am-10.45am LapTop Support & iPad Support

Support sessions for using Laptops & iPads – Places must be booked

£5 per session

There is also a possibility of one to one sessions at £15 per hour. Please contact staff.

 

10.00am to 11.00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Session for babies & toddlers with their parents or carers.

Young and old can make new friends and enjoy some company.

 

2pm – 4pm Knit & Natter, Stitch & Chatter

Support for your craft projects. New members welcome.

 

5:45pm Weight Watchers

New and returning members are welcome to this friendly group run by leader Chris Hendry.

Join for a happier and healthier you!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Kessingland Library)

 

During opening hours Photography Exhibition

An exhibition of Kessingland resident Frank Smith’s recent trip to the Grand Canyon

The exhibition will be available to view until Sunday 24th June

 

(For more information on events at Kessingland Library, please call 01502-741212)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

2pm to 3:30pm TIME OUT – Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

9.30am – 10am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

Southwold Library)

 

10.30am - 11am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers.

 

2pm-3:30pm Time Out - Events for adults

A variety of activities for the older person

This week: Crossword & Jigsaw Club. Come and ask for help with clues or solver new crosswords together. Plus the ongoing jigsaw

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

(Southwold Boating Lake & Tea Room)

 

2pm-4pm Paella @ Southwold Boating Lake & Tearooms

Paella, Sangria & Dessert

£12 per person

To book visit Southwold Library or Southwold Boating Lake (payment on booking)

 

(For more details on events organised by Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

WEDNESDAY 20th June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10:30am-12noon Time Out - Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

This Week: Local author, Dorothy Courtis has a new book out – she will be telling the group about “Necklace of Lies”

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Kessingland Library)

 

During opening hours Photography Exhibition

An exhibition of Kessingland resident Frank Smith’s recent trip to the Grand Canyon

The exhibition will be available to view until Sunday 24th June

 

(For more information on events at Kessingland Library, please call 01502-741212)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:30am Tot Rock

Songs, Rhymes and Lots of Fun for pre-school children – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm to 3:30pm Poetry Appreciation Group

Come and enjoy works by Keats, Shelley, Tennyson and Wordsworth amongst others.

You’ll look at the poems, and the lives of the poets and their historical context will be considered, as well as their relevance to modern life.

Copies of the poems will be provided for you but you may want to bring along a notebook and pen

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

THURSDAY 21st June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

On Thursday mornings (when the Library is otherwise closed) we host two fitness classes suitable for all abilities (in both classes all activity is done while seated).

9:30am-10:15am

There is a new exercise class, which includes cardio and strength movements.

10:30am-11:30am

The very popular “I Move Freely” class of gentle fitness exercises takes place.

The price is now £4 per session, but if you would like to attend both, the second session will be half price!

Any queries please text 07780 707972 or email susan_potter_57@hotmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Kessingland Library)

 

During opening hours Photography Exhibition

An exhibition of Kessingland resident Frank Smith’s recent trip to the Grand Canyon

The exhibition will be available to view until Sunday 24th June

 

(For more information on events at Kessingland Library, please call 01502-741212)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:45am Baby Bounce

Rhymes, Songs and Play for Newborns and Pre-Walkers – This is a Free Activity

 

10.30 – 12noon Sporting Memories

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our new Sporting Memories Group.

Come along with your photos, scrapbook and memorabilia, and share your memories with other sports fans.

All session are free

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10am – 12noon TopTime Sessions

Talks & Activities for the older person

£1 per person (includes refreshments)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

FRIDAY 22nd June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

2pm-4pm Chess Club

A fortnightly Chess Club at the library.

Please call Andrew Lindqvist on 01986 785467 or email andrewlindqvist@btinternet.com for more details

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Kessingland Library)

 

During opening hours Photography Exhibition

An exhibition of Kessingland resident Frank Smith’s recent trip to the Grand Canyon

The exhibition will be available to view until Sunday 24th June

 

7.00 for 7.30pm Our popular Quiz Night

With fish and chips and dessert

Tickets £6 in advance – available from the library

(For more information on events at Kessingland Library, please call 01502-741212)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

10am to 11:30am Family Play Drop In

Crafts, Songs and Play for the under 5’s – This is a Free Activity

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10.30am – 11am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

SATURDAY 23rd June

 

(Kessingland Library)

 

During opening hours Photography Exhibition

An exhibition of Kessingland resident Frank Smith’s recent trip to the Grand Canyon

The exhibition will be available to view until Sunday 24th June

 

(For more information on events at Kessingland Library, please call 01502-741212)

 

(Seagull Theatre, Lowestoft)

 

7.30pm The delightful Tigerlilys present their brand new show for all the family, 'Diva Fever'

Hold on to your seats for this blast of hits from the top female performers in recent decades. Dazzling, fast paced, and, as always highly colourful.

Tickets £9/£8

 

(For more details on events at the Seagull Theatre, call 01502 589726 or visit the website www.theseagull.co.uk)

 

SUNDAY 24th June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

12noon–2.30pm Childrens Activities

We have craft activities and stories for children.

Please drop in and join in the fun – all ages welcome, and it’s free!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call on 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Kessingland Library)

 

During opening hours Photography Exhibition

An exhibition of Kessingland resident Frank Smith’s recent trip to the Grand Canyon

 

(For more information on events at Kessingland Library, please call 01502-741212)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-12noon Sunday Crafts

Crafts and Games for all ages – This is a Free Activity

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

12noon – 1pm Sunday Craft

Sessions FREE for any age

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10:30-11:00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers

 

11:30am-12:15pm Storytime

Stories, crafts and colouring for 7s and under

 

12:15-1:00pm Lego Club

Open to kids (and adults) of all ages

May we’re building: Breath-taking Buildings

All donations of Lego welcome

Adults: Would you like to help with Lego Club? Just ask staff

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

(Seagull Theatre, Lowestoft)

 

7pm Andy Davis hosts the ever popular monthly karaoke evening in the Foyer Bar

No previous experience is necessary, as newcomers and old hands together contribute to delightful evening of well-loved songs in a gentle and welcoming atmosphere.

Free admission

 

(For more details on events at the Seagull Theatre, call 01502 589726 or visit the website www.theseagull.co.uk)

 

MONDAY 25th June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

2pm – 4:30pm Board Games Café

Lots of traditional and new games to play

Refreshments provided. Everyone welcome.

£1.50 donation to Library Friends

(includes a raffle ticket as well as refreshments)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

1.30pm-3.30pm Writers in Lowestoft Library

An Afternoon Writers Group - Come along to meet other writers, take part in writing activities, and share your work (but only if you want to). The group is informal but supportive.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10am – 12noon Play Reading Group

Usually the fourth Monday of the month. Come along and join in reading our current play.

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 26th June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

9.45am-10.45am LapTop Support & iPad Support

Support sessions for using Laptops & iPads – Places must be booked

£5 per session

There is also a possibility of one to one sessions at £15 per hour. Please contact staff.

 

10.00am to 11.00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Session for babies & toddlers with their parents or carers.

Young and old can make new friends and enjoy some company.

 

2pm-4pm Mindfulness Colouring

Takes place on the Gallery in the library. New members will receive a warm welcome.

Bring your own materials or use ours.

 

5:45pm Weight Watchers

New and returning members are welcome to this friendly group run by leader Chris Hendry.

Join for a happier and healthier you!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Kessingland Library)

 

5.30pm Friends of the Library AGM

Free refreshments.

All welcome!

 

(For more information on events at Kessingland Library, please call 01502-741212)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

2pm to 3:30pm TIME OUT – Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

9.30am – 10am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

Southwold Library)

 

10.30am - 11am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers.

 

2pm-3:30pm Time Out - Events for adults

A variety of activities for the older person

This week: Board games and banter

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

(Southwold & District branch of the international Dickens Fellowship)

 

2:30pm in the Guide Centre, Cautley Road, Southwold

The branch meets monthly on the 4th Tuesday with members presenting aspects of the life and works of Charles Dickens.

Refreshments are available. New members and guests are very welcome

 

(Further information is available from Miriam Bennett (01502 722483) or Bill Wallond (01502 722212 or email wjwallond@hotmail.com)

 

WEDNESDAY 27th June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10:30am-12noon Time Out - Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

This Week: Debbie will be telling us exciting “Tales of the High Seas” – stories of The Navy

 

10:30am-12noon Age UK

A representative from Age UK is in the library to help with any information or support you need, for yourself or for an elderly friend or relative.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:30am Tot Rock

Songs, Rhymes and Lots of Fun for pre-school children – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm to 3:30pm Poetry Appreciation Group

Come and enjoy works by Keats, Shelley, Tennyson and Wordsworth amongst others.

You’ll look at the poems, and the lives of the poets and their historical context will be considered, as well as their relevance to modern life.

Copies of the poems will be provided for you but you may want to bring along a notebook and pen

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

7:30pm-9pm Blyth Poets “The isle is full of voices”

Poetry group meeting - Usually the last Wednesday of the month

All welcome to read or just listen. We invite contributions of original work or well-loved poems.

There will be refreshments available.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

THURSDAY 28th June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

On Thursday mornings (when the Library is otherwise closed) we host two fitness classes suitable for all abilities (in both classes all activity is done while seated).

9:30am-10:15am

There is a new exercise class, which includes cardio and strength movements.

10:30am-11:30am

The very popular “I Move Freely” class of gentle fitness exercises takes place.

The price is now £4 per session, but if you would like to attend both, the second session will be half price!

Any queries please text 07780 707972 or email susan_potter_57@hotmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:45am Baby Bounce

Rhymes, Songs and Play for Newborns and Pre-Walkers – This is a Free Activity

 

10.30 – 12noon Sporting Memories

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our new Sporting Memories Group.

Come along with your photos, scrapbook and memorabilia, and share your memories with other sports fans.

All session are free

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10am – 12noon TopTime Sessions

Talks & Activities for the older person

£1 per person (includes refreshments)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

6:30pm Southwold Library Reading Group

Reading and discussing a different book each month

This month discussing: Discussing “A House Full of Daughters” by Juliet Nicolson

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

FRIDAY 29th June

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

4pm-5:30pm Junior Wordsmiths (for ages 8 to 13 yrs)

A great way to build children’s’ writing confidence

Cost is £15 per 5 sessions

To reserve a place, contact Annaliese Matheron on 07885 607374 or halesworthwordsmiths@gmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

10am to 11:30am Family Play Drop In

Crafts, Songs and Play for the under 5’s – This is a Free Activity

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10.30am – 11am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

1.30pm Book Group

Just turn up. 50p to include coffee and biscuits

Reading and discussing a different book each month

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

SATURDAY 30th June

 

(Wenhaston Village Hall)

 

10am to 12.30pm Wenhaston Produce, Craft and Flea Market at Wenhaston Village Hall, IP19 9EQ

A wide and ever-changing range of local foods and produce, crafts, plants, home-baking and pre-loved treasures. Refreshments available from the on-site cafe.

If you are interested in a Pitch at this market, the fee is £6.

 

(For more information: Contact Christine: 01502 478511 or email christinemargaret@hotmail.co.uk)

 

(Beccles Town Hall)

 

10am – 4pm Anglian Authors Unite for Beccles Charter Weekend

As part of The Beccles Charter Weekend a group of authors are once again coming together to showcase their work and raise some money for Charity.

We cover a range of genres including Historical Fiction, poetry, Children's, Non-fiction, Horror, Romance to name but a few.

So come along and join us for a fun-filled weekend. Other events will also be taking place over this weekend so there should be something for everyone.

 

(East Point Academy, Lowestoft)

 

7pm for 7.15pm start Stuff of Dreams Theatre Company

In collaboration with the Seagull Theatre, stage a production of Shakespeare's 'A Midsummer Night's Dream' in the grounds of East Point Academy, Lowestoft. This is an exciting venture and will be a marvellous way to engage with is timeless classic.

Tickets £8 (£20 for four) / £5 Student

 

(For more details on events at the Seagull Theatre, call 01502 589726 or visit the website www.theseagull.co.uk)

 

JULY

2018

SUNDAY 1st July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-11am Lego Club

Every other week on Sunday the Library hosts Lego Club.

All welcome at a cost of £2 per builder

 

12noon–2.30pm Childrens Activities

We have craft activities and stories for children.

Please drop in and join in the fun – all ages welcome, and it’s free!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call on 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-12noon Sunday Crafts

Crafts and Games for all ages – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm - 3.30pm Lego Club

Lego Club every other Sunday in our Everitt Room.

It will cost £1 per builder or £1.50 per family.

It is open to anyone over 5 years old. There's no need to book, so just turn up on the day.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Beccles Town Hall)

 

10am – 4pm Anglian Authors Unite for Beccles Charter Weekend

As part of The Beccles Charter Weekend a group of authors are once again coming together to showcase their work and raise some money for Charity.

We cover a range of genres including Historical Fiction, poetry, Children's, Non-fiction, Horror, Romance to name but a few.

So come along and join us for a fun-filled weekend. Other events will also be taking place over this weekend so there should be something for everyone.

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

12noon – 1pm Sunday Craft

Sessions FREE for any age

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10:30-11:00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers

 

11:30am-12:15pm Storytime

Stories, crafts and colouring for 7s and under

 

12:15-1:00pm Lego Club

Open to kids (and adults) of all ages

May we’re building: Breath-taking Buildings

All donations of Lego welcome

Adults: Would you like to help with Lego Club? Just ask staff

 

2pm – 3.30pm July Book Sale

Fiction, Non-fiction and Kids’ books

Fill a bag for £3.00 (Bring your own bag)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

MONDAY 2nd July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

7pm-9pm The Halesworth Women in Business group

Will be holding their meeting in the library. They are always looking for new members. If you would like more details please contact Kelly Parker on 01986 873532

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 3rd July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

9.45am-10.45am LapTop Support & iPad Support

Support sessions for using Laptops & iPads – Places must be booked

£5 per session

There is also a possibility of one to one sessions at £15 per hour. Please contact staff.

 

10.00am to 11.00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Session for babies & toddlers with their parents or carers.

Young and old can make new friends and enjoy some company.

 

2pm – 4pm Knit & Natter, Stitch & Chatter

Support for your craft projects. New members welcome.

 

5:45pm Weight Watchers

New and returning members are welcome to this friendly group run by leader Chris Hendry.

Join for a happier and healthier you!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

2pm to 3:30pm TIME OUT – Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

9.30am – 10am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

Southwold Library)

 

10.30am - 11am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers.

 

2pm-3:30pm Time Out - Events for adults

A variety of activities for the older person

This week: Jigsaw Club

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

WEDNESDAY 4th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10:30am-12noon Time Out - Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

This Week: Life in the 1950s – Diane will lead a jaunt through this decade.

 

10:30am-12noon Age UK

A representative from Age UK is in the library to help with any information or support you need, for yourself or for an elderly friend or relative.

 

7.30pm Halesworth Library Writers Group

Present an evening of Poetry, Stories, Short plays and extracts from Novels

Tickets £5 available from the Libraary

All proceeds towards Library Funds

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:30am Tot Rock

Songs, Rhymes and Lots of Fun for pre-school children – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm to 3:30pm Poetry Appreciation Group

Come and enjoy works by Keats, Shelley, Tennyson and Wordsworth amongst others.

You’ll look at the poems, and the lives of the poets and their historical context will be considered, as well as their relevance to modern life.

Copies of the poems will be provided for you but you may want to bring along a notebook and pen

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

THURSDAY 5th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

On Thursday mornings (when the Library is otherwise closed) we host two fitness classes suitable for all abilities (in both classes all activity is done while seated).

9:30am-10:15am

There is a new exercise class, which includes cardio and strength movements.

10:30am-11:30am

The very popular “I Move Freely” class of gentle fitness exercises takes place.

The price is now £4 per session, but if you would like to attend both, the second session will be half price!

Any queries please text 07780 707972 or email susan_potter_57@hotmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:45am Baby Bounce

Rhymes, Songs and Play for Newborns and Pre-Walkers – This is a Free Activity

 

10.30 – 12noon Sporting Memories

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our new Sporting Memories Group.

Come along with your photos, scrapbook and memorabilia, and share your memories with other sports fans.

All session are free

 

5.30pm to 7pm Lowestoft Library Reading Group

Reading and Discussing a different book each month

This month reading and discussing: ‘I know a secret’ by Tess Gerritsen

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10am – 12noon TopTime Sessions

Talks & Activities for the older person

£1 per person (includes refreshments)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10am – 1pm Mental Health and Wellbeing Information Drop-in

Great Yarmouth and Waveney Mind will be offering: Information, advice and guidance on Mental Health and Wellbeing issues & Adult Service, Carers Service and Young Persons Service.

Come out and find out what our services can offer you.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

FRIDAY 6th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

2pm-4pm Chess Club

A fortnightly Chess Club at the library.

Please call Andrew Lindqvist on 01986 785467 or email andrewlindqvist@btinternet.com for more details

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

10am to 11:30am Family Play Drop In

Crafts, Songs and Play for the under 5’s – This is a Free Activity

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10.30am – 11am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

SATURDAY 7th July

 

SUNDAY 8th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

12noon–2.30pm Childrens Activities

We have craft activities and stories for children.

Please drop in and join in the fun – all ages welcome, and it’s free!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call on 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-12noon Sunday Crafts

Crafts and Games for all ages – This is a Free Activity

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

12noon – 1pm Sunday Craft

Sessions FREE for any age

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10:30-11:00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers

 

11:30am-12:15pm Storytime

Stories, crafts and colouring for 7s and under

 

12:15-1:00pm Lego Club

Open to kids (and adults) of all ages

May we’re building: Breath-taking Buildings

All donations of Lego welcome

Adults: Would you like to help with Lego Club? Just ask staff

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

MONDAY 9th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 10th July

 

WEDNESDAY 11th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

9.45am-10.45am LapTop Support & iPad Support

Support sessions for using Laptops & iPads – Places must be booked

£5 per session

There is also a possibility of one to one sessions at £15 per hour. Please contact staff.

 

10.00am to 11.00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Session for babies & toddlers with their parents or carers.

Young and old can make new friends and enjoy some company.

 

2pm-4pm Mindfulness Colouring

Takes place on the Gallery in the library. New members will receive a warm welcome.

Bring your own materials or use ours.

 

5:45pm Weight Watchers

New and returning members are welcome to this friendly group run by leader Chris Hendry.

Join for a happier and healthier you!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

2pm to 3:30pm TIME OUT – Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

 

7pm Lowestoft Library Writers Group

An Evening Writers Group - Come along to meet other writers, take part in writing activities, and share your work

(but only if you want to). The group is informal but supportive.

For more information contact the Library or check out the facebook page ‘Lowestoft Library Writers Group’

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

9.30am – 10am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

Southwold Library)

 

10.30am - 11am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers.

 

10.30am – 1pm

Trading Standards & Fire Safety Information

 

2pm-3:30pm Time Out - Events for adults

A variety of activities for the older person

This week: Craft & Chat: Bring your unfinished knitting/sewing/craft or start a new project while having a pleasant talk

 

6:30pm Colouring for Adults

Relaxing, Stress Relieving & Peaceful.

Unwind, unleash your creativity, relax & have fun.

Colouring sheets, pens & pencils provided.

Hot drinks available

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10:30am-12noon Time Out - Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

This Week: Dolls and Teddies. What was/is your favourite toy-friend? Bring in your stories. (Or even the doll or teddy!)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:30am Tot Rock

Songs, Rhymes and Lots of Fun for pre-school children – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm to 3:30pm Poetry Appreciation Group

Come and enjoy works by Keats, Shelley, Tennyson and Wordsworth amongst others.

You’ll look at the poems, and the lives of the poets and their historical context will be considered, as well as their relevance to modern life.

Copies of the poems will be provided for you but you may want to bring along a notebook and pen

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

THURSDAY 12th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

On Thursday mornings (when the Library is otherwise closed) we host two fitness classes suitable for all abilities (in both classes all activity is done while seated).

9:30am-10:15am

There is a new exercise class, which includes cardio and strength movements.

10:30am-11:30am

The very popular “I Move Freely” class of gentle fitness exercises takes place.

The price is now £4 per session, but if you would like to attend both, the second session will be half price!

Any queries please text 07780 707972 or email susan_potter_57@hotmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:45am Baby Bounce

Rhymes, Songs and Play for Newborns and Pre-Walkers – This is a Free Activity

 

10.30 – 12noon Sporting Memories

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our new Sporting Memories Group.

Come along with your photos, scrapbook and memorabilia, and share your memories with other sports fans.

All session are free

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10am – 12noon TopTime Sessions

Talks & Activities for the older person

£1 per person (includes refreshments)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

6.30pm Mah-jong Group

Can you play mah-jong? Do you want to learn?

Come along and join the group at Southwold Library

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

FRIDAY 13th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

4pm-5:30pm Junior Wordsmiths (for ages 8 to 13 yrs)

A great way to build children’s’ writing confidence

Cost is £15 per 5 sessions

To reserve a place, contact Annaliese Matheron on 07885 607374 or halesworthwordsmiths@gmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

10am to 11:30am Family Play Drop In

Crafts, Songs and Play for the under 5’s – This is a Free Activity

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10.30am – 11am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

SATURDAY 14th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am - 11am Your Local District Councillor Tony Goldson

Holds a drop-in surgery. Come along and ask any questions about local issues that concern you.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

Time to be confirmed Book Sale and Coffee Morning

Come and see what the Friends do and tell us what you think we could do to raise more funds

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

SUNDAY 15th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-11am Lego Club

Every other week on Sunday the Library hosts Lego Club.

All welcome at a cost of £2 per builder

 

12noon–2.30pm Childrens Activities

We have craft activities and stories for children.

Please drop in and join in the fun – all ages welcome, and it’s free!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call on 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-12noon Sunday Crafts

Crafts and Games for all ages – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm - 3.30pm Lego Club

Lego Club every other Sunday in our Everitt Room.

It will cost £1 per builder or £1.50 per family.

It is open to anyone over 5 years old. There's no need to book, so just turn up on the day.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

12noon – 1pm Sunday Craft

Sessions FREE for any age

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10:30-11:00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers

 

11:30am-12:15pm Storytime

Stories, crafts and colouring for 7s and under

 

12:15-1:00pm Lego Club

Open to kids (and adults) of all ages

May we’re building: Breath-taking Buildings

All donations of Lego welcome

Adults: Would you like to help with Lego Club? Just ask staff

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

MONDAY 16th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

(Alde Valley Suffolk Family History Group)

 

7.30pm July Meeting – A talk by Sue Liddell ‘History: Fact or Fiction'? - United Reform Church, Leiston, IP16 4EL

A whimsical consideration of the ways in which writers have reconstructed historical characters and events – was Richard III a villain? Yes, says Shakespeare, No, says Josephine Tey

Visitors welcome. Admission: members £1, visitors £3, incl tea/coffee.

Parking is available in the adjacent Co-op/Solar Car Park, but you must register your vehicle at the tills in the supermarket or possibly face £100 fine.

If you’d like to join the Group, download an application form from our website or come along to a meeting. Membership fee is only £6 per annum, or £10 per household.

 

(For more info, see our website: http://aldevalleyfamilyhistorygroup.onesuffolk.net/ or contact Angela Skelcher on 01728 830949)

 

TUESDAY 17th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

9.45am-10.45am LapTop Support & iPad Support

Support sessions for using Laptops & iPads – Places must be booked

£5 per session

There is also a possibility of one to one sessions at £15 per hour. Please contact staff.

 

10.00am to 11.00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Session for babies & toddlers with their parents or carers.

Young and old can make new friends and enjoy some company.

 

2pm – 4pm Knit & Natter, Stitch & Chatter

Support for your craft projects. New members welcome.

 

5:45pm Weight Watchers

New and returning members are welcome to this friendly group run by leader Chris Hendry.

Join for a happier and healthier you!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Kessingland Library)

 

7.00pm Sutton Hoo talk

A talk on the archaeology of the world-famous Anglo-Saxon ship burial

Tickets £1.50 - Please book at the library

 

(For more information on events at Kessingland Library, please call 01502-741212)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

2pm to 3:30pm TIME OUT – Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

9.30am – 10am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

Southwold Library)

 

10.30am - 11am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers.

 

2pm-3:30pm Time Out - Events for adults

A variety of activities for the older person

This week: Crossword & Jigsaw Club. Come and ask for help with clues or solver new crosswords together. Plus the ongoing jigsaw

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

WEDNESDAY 18th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10:30am-12noon Time Out - Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

This Week:

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:30am Tot Rock

Songs, Rhymes and Lots of Fun for pre-school children – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm to 3:30pm Poetry Appreciation Group

Come and enjoy works by Keats, Shelley, Tennyson and Wordsworth amongst others.

You’ll look at the poems, and the lives of the poets and their historical context will be considered, as well as their relevance to modern life.

Copies of the poems will be provided for you but you may want to bring along a notebook and pen

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

THURSDAY 19th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

On Thursday mornings (when the Library is otherwise closed) we host two fitness classes suitable for all abilities (in both classes all activity is done while seated).

9:30am-10:15am

There is a new exercise class, which includes cardio and strength movements.

10:30am-11:30am

The very popular “I Move Freely” class of gentle fitness exercises takes place.

The price is now £4 per session, but if you would like to attend both, the second session will be half price!

Any queries please text 07780 707972 or email susan_potter_57@hotmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:45am Baby Bounce

Rhymes, Songs and Play for Newborns and Pre-Walkers – This is a Free Activity

 

10.30 – 12noon Sporting Memories

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our new Sporting Memories Group.

Come along with your photos, scrapbook and memorabilia, and share your memories with other sports fans.

All session are free

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10am – 12noon TopTime Sessions

Talks & Activities for the older person

£1 per person (includes refreshments)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

FRIDAY 20th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

2pm-4pm Chess Club

A fortnightly Chess Club at the library.

Please call Andrew Lindqvist on 01986 785467 or email andrewlindqvist@btinternet.com for more details

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

10am to 11:30am Family Play Drop In

Crafts, Songs and Play for the under 5’s – This is a Free Activity

 

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10.30am – 11am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

SATURDAY 21st July

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10am – 3pm FoSL Big Book Sale

Held at Scout Hall, Mights Road, Southwold

Massive Selection of Donated Fiction, Non Fiction & Children’s Books

Fill a bag for £3

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

SUNDAY 22nd July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

12noon–2.30pm Childrens Activities

We have craft activities and stories for children.

Please drop in and join in the fun – all ages welcome, and it’s free!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call on 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-12noon Sunday Crafts

Crafts and Games for all ages – This is a Free Activity

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

12noon – 1pm Sunday Craft

Sessions FREE for any age

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10:30-11:00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers

 

11:30am-12:15pm Storytime

Stories, crafts and colouring for 7s and under

 

12:15-1:00pm Lego Club

Open to kids (and adults) of all ages

May we’re building: Breath-taking Buildings

All donations of Lego welcome

Adults: Would you like to help with Lego Club? Just ask staff

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

MONDAY 23rd July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

2pm – 4:30pm Board Games Café

Lots of traditional and new games to play

Refreshments provided. Everyone welcome.

£1.50 donation to Library Friends

(includes a raffle ticket as well as refreshments)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10am – 12noon Play Reading Group

Usually the fourth Monday of the month. Come along and join in reading our current play.

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 24th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

9.45am-10.45am LapTop Support & iPad Support

Support sessions for using Laptops & iPads – Places must be booked

£5 per session

There is also a possibility of one to one sessions at £15 per hour. Please contact staff.

 

10.00am to 11.00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Session for babies & toddlers with their parents or carers.

Young and old can make new friends and enjoy some company.

 

2pm-4pm Mindfulness Colouring

Takes place on the Gallery in the library. New members will receive a warm welcome.

Bring your own materials or use ours.

 

5:45pm Weight Watchers

New and returning members are welcome to this friendly group run by leader Chris Hendry.

Join for a happier and healthier you!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

2pm to 3:30pm TIME OUT – Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

9.30am – 10am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

Southwold Library)

 

10.30am - 11am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers.

 

2pm-3:30pm Time Out - Events for adults

A variety of activities for the older person

This week: Board games and banter

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

(Southwold & District branch of the international Dickens Fellowship)

 

2:30pm in the Guide Centre, Cautley Road, Southwold

The branch meets monthly on the 4th Tuesday with members presenting aspects of the life and works of Charles Dickens.

Refreshments are available. New members and guests are very welcome

 

(Further information is available from Miriam Bennett (01502 722483) or Bill Wallond (01502 722212 or email wjwallond@hotmail.com)

 

WEDNESDAY 25th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10:30am-12noon Time Out - Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

This Week:

 

10:30am-12noon Age UK

A representative from Age UK is in the library to help with any information or support you need, for yourself or for an elderly friend or relative.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:30am Tot Rock

Songs, Rhymes and Lots of Fun for pre-school children – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm to 3:30pm Poetry Appreciation Group

Come and enjoy works by Keats, Shelley, Tennyson and Wordsworth amongst others.

You’ll look at the poems, and the lives of the poets and their historical context will be considered, as well as their relevance to modern life.

Copies of the poems will be provided for you but you may want to bring along a notebook and pen

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

7:30pm-9pm Blyth Poets “The isle is full of voices”

Poetry group meeting - Usually the last Wednesday of the month

All welcome to read or just listen. We invite contributions of original work or well-loved poems.

There will be refreshments available.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

THURSDAY 26th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

On Thursday mornings (when the Library is otherwise closed) we host two fitness classes suitable for all abilities (in both classes all activity is done while seated).

9:30am-10:15am

There is a new exercise class, which includes cardio and strength movements.

10:30am-11:30am

The very popular “I Move Freely” class of gentle fitness exercises takes place.

The price is now £4 per session, but if you would like to attend both, the second session will be half price!

Any queries please text 07780 707972 or email susan_potter_57@hotmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am to 11:45am Baby Bounce

Rhymes, Songs and Play for Newborns and Pre-Walkers – This is a Free Activity

 

10.30 – 12noon Sporting Memories

You’ll receive a warm welcome at our new Sporting Memories Group.

Come along with your photos, scrapbook and memorabilia, and share your memories with other sports fans.

All session are free

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10am – 12noon TopTime Sessions

Talks & Activities for the older person

£1 per person (includes refreshments)

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

6:30pm Southwold Library Reading Group

Reading and discussing a different book each month

This month discussing: “Nutshell” by Ian McEwan

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

FRIDAY 27th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

4pm-5:30pm Junior Wordsmiths (for ages 8 to 13 yrs)

A great way to build children’s’ writing confidence

Cost is £15 per 5 sessions

To reserve a place, contact Annaliese Matheron on 07885 607374 or halesworthwordsmiths@gmail.com

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

10am to 11:30am Family Play Drop In

Crafts, Songs and Play for the under 5’s – This is a Free Activity

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

10.30am – 11am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

1.30pm Book Group

Just turn up. 50p to include coffee and biscuits

Reading and discussing a different book each month

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Arts Centre, St Edmunds Hall, Southwold)

 

10.30am – 1pm “Kidz” Film Fun

Film, Crafts, Games, Art and more! with Southwold Library for Children and their Families

Showing ‘Despicable Me 3’ (2017 – U - 90min)

Make yourself some minion goggles, decorate a wobbly minion and keep your page with a minion bookmark and dress and eat a minion banana and try a cheesy minion.

Activities start at 10.30am

Ticket Prices: Under 16s £3 (with Two carers free)

Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

Unaccompanied and Additional Adults £3

Refreshments available

 

(For more details on events at or organised by Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

SATURDAY 28th July

 

(Wenhaston Village Hall)

 

7.30pm Jazz Night with PALOMAR at Wenhaston Village Hall, IP19 9EQ.

Raising funds for Wenhaston Village Hall maintenance

Tickets £14 per person (includes Finger Buffet) available from Wenhaston Post Office or on the door - Bar open from 7pm

 

SUNDAY 29th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-11am Lego Club

Every other week on Sunday the Library hosts Lego Club.

All welcome at a cost of £2 per builder

 

12noon–2.30pm Childrens Activities

We have craft activities and stories for children.

Please drop in and join in the fun – all ages welcome, and it’s free!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call on 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-12noon Sunday Crafts

Crafts and Games for all ages – This is a Free Activity

 

2pm - 3.30pm Lego Club

Lego Club every other Sunday in our Everitt Room.

It will cost £1 per builder or £1.50 per family.

It is open to anyone over 5 years old. There's no need to book, so just turn up on the day.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

12noon – 1pm Sunday Craft

Sessions FREE for any age

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10:30-11:00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers

 

11:30am-12:15pm Storytime

Stories, crafts and colouring for 7s and under

 

12:15-1:00pm Lego Club

Open to kids (and adults) of all ages

May we’re building: Breath-taking Buildings

All donations of Lego welcome

Adults: Would you like to help with Lego Club? Just ask staff

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

MONDAY 30th July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

1.30pm-3.30pm Writers in Lowestoft Library

An Afternoon Writers Group - Come along to meet other writers, take part in writing activities, and share your work (but only if you want to). The group is informal but supportive.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 31st July

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

9.45am-10.45am LapTop Support & iPad Support

Support sessions for using Laptops & iPads – Places must be booked

£5 per session

There is also a possibility of one to one sessions at £15 per hour. Please contact staff.

 

10.00am to 11.00am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Session for babies & toddlers with their parents or carers.

Young and old can make new friends and enjoy some company.

 

5:45pm Weight Watchers

New and returning members are welcome to this friendly group run by leader Chris Hendry.

Join for a happier and healthier you!

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

2pm to 3:30pm TIME OUT – Events for Adults

A variety of activities for the older person.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Saxmundham Library)

 

9.30am – 10am BOOKSTART Song & Rhyme activity sessions (Term Time Only)

FREE sessions from birth to pre-schoolers and their parent/grandparent/carer

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01728 652440)

 

Southwold Library)

 

10.30am - 11am Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Music, rhymes, singing and dancing for babies and toddlers.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

AUGUST

2018

WEDNESDAY 1st August

 

THURSDAY 2nd August

 

(Southwold Library)

 

10am – 1pm Mental Health and Wellbeing Information Drop-in

Great Yarmouth and Waveney Mind will be offering: Information, advice and guidance on Mental Health and Wellbeing issues & Adult Service, Carers Service and Young Persons Service.

Come out and find out what our services can offer you.

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502-722519)

 

FRIDAY 3rd August

 

SATURDAY 4th August

 

SUNDAY 5th August

 

MONDAY 6th August

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 7th August

 

WEDNESDAY 8th August

 

THURSDAY 9th August

 

FRIDAY 10th August

 

SATURDAY 11th August

 

SUNDAY 12th August

 

MONDAY 13th August

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 14th August

 

WEDNESDAY 15th August

 

THURSDAY 16th August

 

FRIDAY 17th August

 

SATURDAY 18th August

 

SUNDAY 19th August

 

MONDAY 20th August

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 21st August

 

WEDNESDAY 22nd August

 

THURSDAY 23rd August

 

FRIDAY 24th August

 

SATURDAY 25th August

 

SUNDAY 26th August

 

MONDAY 27th August

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am-12noon Creative Writing Group

Local writer / publisher Tom Corbett runs a creative writing group at the Library.

This eight-week rolling programme includes both poetry and prose writing.

A parallel group is held on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm-9pm at Bridge House, a minute from the Library.

For more information contact Tom on 07831 364021

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Lowestoft Library)

 

11am-11:30am Storytime

Stories for Children of All Ages – This is a Free Activity – All Welcome

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01502 674660 or email lowestoft.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

(Southwold Library)

 

4pm – 6pm Holiday Italian for the Beginner or the Rusty

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

6.30pm – 8.30pm Games & Conversation in Italian

For adults who already know Italian

This is a rolling programme so just turn up on a Monday and have a chat with Cary to see if it’s suitable for you.

Costs will be discussed on enquiring

 

(For more details on events at Southwold Library, call 01502-722519)

 

TUESDAY 28th August

 

WEDNESDAY 29th August

 

THURSDAY 30th August

 

FRIDAY 31st August

 

SEPTEMBER

2018

FRIDAY 14th September

 

(Halesworth Library)

 

10am – 1pm Author Julia Blackburn will be giving a three-hour intensive life writing session

Which will help you towards finding the voice that best suits what you want to say.

Cost is £20 and all proceeds to Halesworth Library Funds

Book early to secure your place

 

(For more details on events at the Library, call 01986 875095 or e-mail halesworth.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk)

 

 

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2018

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2018

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2018

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2019