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Auaha

Auaha, our new makerspace at the front of the Central Library, is now open.

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Kit Collection

Think of all the things you could do if you only had a telescope, Go Pro or a sewing machine. The Kit Collection is all about taking the time to learn something new or to dust off an existing skill or maybe even gain a new hobby.

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Library merchandise

Check out our new range of library merchandise. Along with our popular Heritage calendar, we have a new range of coffee mugs and a magnetic poetry kit.

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Event highlights

MakeyMakey

Create a game workshop

Wednesday 13 November to Wednesday 11 December

Central Library

Workshop

Join us and learn how to make a game using micro:bit or Makey Makey - a different activity each week.

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Christmas decoration workshop

Thursday 12 December

Central Library

Workshop

Come along to Auaha and make a decoration for your tree.

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Summer Reading Programme

The Universe of Stories

Monday 16 December 2019 - 23 January 2020

Summer reading programme

Register from Monday 16 December for our free Summer reading programme to keep the children reading over the summer holidays.

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The LAB

Ongoing

All libraries

Children's events

The LAB – Libraries mobile makerspace programme is an interactive programme for young people which engages them in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Maths) and engenders a passion for learning.

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Computer Mentors

Free computer help

Ongoing

All libraries

Lifelong learning

Would you like help with your CV, setting up an email account, online job applications, or general computer help? One-on-one help sessions are available-contact us to book now.

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