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New Activities & Events - April - May

June

Pride Stories [adults]
Tuesdays in June, 2:00 – 3:30pm
This month we are celebrating the Pride in London Parade 2018, and to mark the occasion this month we will be reading short stories and poems inspired and created by the LGBT community. Sit back and relax as we read stories and poems together and enjoy a shared reading experience. Talk about the issues and topics raised over a cup of tea and biscuits. This is a great way to learn about LGBT history and culture.

Prime Time [Ages 50+]
Thursdays in June, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Come along to our weekly gatherings! We aim to bring you culture, news, books, activities, talks and outings. Golden Time sessions are a great way to unwind and relax with a cup of tea.
7 June – Gransnet (IT session)
14 June – Brain Teasers & Quiz
21 June – Trip – DLR Museum
28 June – Fun & Games

Idea Store eBook Support [all ages]
Tuesday 26 June, 4:00 – 5:00pm
Did you know that you can download free eBooks and much more through the Idea Store App? Come along to this session for one-to-one help and guidance on how to use these excellent resources. With no fees or charges for late items, borrowing eBooks is a problem-free and practical way to read. Our digital collections are extensive and broad, and with our help and support you can learn how to take full advantage of it.

July

Book Break [adults]
Tuesdays in July, 2:00 – 3:30pm
Sit back and relax as we read stories and poems together and enjoy a shared reading experience. Talk about the issues and topics raised over a cup of tea and biscuits. This June and July we are reading the modern classic novel To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, which explores with exuberant humour the irrationality of adult attitudes to race and class in the Deep South of the 1930s.

Big Book Day [children and families]
Saturday 21 July, 10:00am – 12:00pm
Come along today to be the first to borrow our new summer holiday books. We’ll be putting out HUNDREDS of new books for you to borrow, and join up for the Mischief Makers Summer Reading Challenge while you’re here.

Idea Store Freegal Support [all ages]
Tuesday 24 July, 4:00 – 5:00pm
Did you know that you can legally download and stream free music through the Idea Store App and Freegal? Come along to this session for one-to-one help and guidance on how to use this excellent resource. Our digital music collections are extensive and broad, and with our help and support you can learn how to take full advantage of them. Listen to your favourite music artists and discover new music!