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New Activities & Events - December - March


Winter Reading Challenge
Saturday 1 December – Saturday 22 December
Read any 4 books in December and receive a wonderful Winter Reading Challenge certificate! Come to the Idea Store to sign up!


Winter Tree Finger Painting Art Club [Ages 5+]
Sunday 13 January 2:15 - 3:15pm
Let’s get painting! Make some amazing art as we paint…but in a different way!

Quit Right
Thursday 17 January, 10:00am - 12:30pm
Part of Health Week. If you want to stop smoking, you can make small changes to your lifestyle that may help you resist the temptation to light up.  Come and talk to Quit Right (NHS Tower Hamlets) and find a solution that works for you.

National Storytelling Week Story Time Special [Under 5]
26 January - 2nd February 10:30 - 11:30am
If you have a story to tell, tell it and if you don’t find someone to tell you theirs, during our story time special in celebration with National Storytelling Week.


Chinese New Year Celebration Art Club [Ages 5+]
Sunday 3 February 2:15 - 3:15pm
Celebrate the year of the pig by creating your own Chinese fan and lantern.

Character Hand Puppets Making [Ages 5 - 15]
Tuesday 19 February, 2:30 - 3:30pm
Get creative and make your very own character hand puppet!

Make your own Comic book! [Ages 5 - 15]
Thursday 21 February, 2:30 - 3:30pm
Create your own comic book and let your imagination run wild!

Animal Mask Making Art Club [Ages 5+]
Sunday 24 February 2:15 - 3:15pm
Come along to our fun art club and create your own animal mask!


Make a Cat in the Hat-inspired Hat Art Club [Ages 5+]
Sunday 3 March, 2:15 - 3:15pm
What better way to embrace World Book Day than to dress up like on of Dr. Seuss” classic characters? Make your very own Cat in the Hat-inspired Hat and decorate it as you wish!

World Book Day Fun day [Ages 5+]
Thursday 7 March, 3.30 - 5.00pm
Celebrate World Book Day with us by dressing up as your favorites and enjoy a range of events throughout the day in our children’s library, including design a book cover. Share a story with us or someone in the Idea Store and receive a certificate.

International Women’s Day [Ages 5+]
Friday 8 March, 3:30 - 5:00pm
Join us in celebration the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. Tell us who inspires you and why? Choose an inspirational woman from the present day or the past and write an acrostic poem about them using the letters of their name.

Feeling Lucky Art Club [Ages 5+]
Sunday 17 March,2:15 - 3:15pm
Let’s get messy and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day! Paint your own pot of gold and colorful rainbow using only your HANDS!

Mother’s Day Card Making Art Club [Ages 5+]
Sunday 31 March, 2:15 - 3:15pm
Do you know what and agamograph is? Come and make one! An agamograph is a fun and freaky card design that looks like magic-perfect for a mother’s Day surprise!