What's On at Poulton Library

What's On at Poulton Library

Find out what’s on at Poulton Library with regular events held each week and special one-offs. For more details about any of these events please contact Poulton Library with the details at the bottom of the page.

Poulton Library August 2019
Special Events
Tuesday 6thSCART Club – Board Games Morning

Do you love playing board games?  Could you be champion at Snakes and Ladders or Ludo? Or would you prefer to design your own board game and complete one of your tasks for SCART Club. Come and join us – the challenge is set!

11:00-12:00Free
Friday

16th

SCART Club – Fun with Lego!

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Get Creative with Lego! Let your imagination run wild – build a car, a rocket or whatever takes your fancy.  Plus it will be a SCART task completed! Suitable for those aged over 7.

14:15-15:15Free
Friday

 23rd

 

SCART Club – Dan Worsley- Storyteller

We are very lucky to welcome again the talented Children’s Author and Storyteller, Dan Worsley, to Poulton Library.  Dan, author of Impossible Tales and Eric Appleby series, will be here to entertain us with an enjoyable and lively storytelling session. Come along for a great afternoon and a good opportunity to tell us what tasks you have completed. This will count as one too!

14:15-15:15Free
Thursday 29thSCART Club – Create your own Masterpiece

Calling all budding artists! Have you ever wanted to paint your own landscape, well now you can! John, our resident artist, is running a one off session for those of you aged 7-13 to just do that. It will also count as one of your tasks for SCART Club. Suitable for all abilities.  Limited space available so book your place today.

11.30-13.15Free
Fri 30thLocal Author Samantha Dawson visits

Samantha will be promoting and reading from her newly published Book ‘Rainbow Dust’, suitable for 3 to 8 year olds. Samantha lives in Poulton and will be talking  immediately after our regular  Baby Bounce and Rhyme session

10.30-10-45Free
Regular Events
 

Monday & Friday

 

Baby Bounce & Rhyme

Parents – Bring along your babies up to 18 months of age for this Baby bounce and rhyme session.

10.00-10.30Free
Monday & Thursday Online Assistance

For support with a multitude of online niggles simply book a slot with our digital volunteer at the help desk

Mon

10:00-12:00 Thurs

14:00-16:00

 

Free
 Monday & WednesdayScrabble Group

Join our friendly group and play a game or two of scrabble. Beginners welcome. Refreshments served.

14.00-16:30Free
Tuesday

13th

Cryptic Crossword Group

Have you ever struggled with a cryptic crossword and wonder how people ever solve them?  Why not come along to this session and meet some people who can! Maureen will give you a helping hand to crack those difficult puzzles. They meet in the library the second Tuesday of each month.

10:30-11:30Free
Wednesday

7th

Wednesday Evening Reading group

Why not join this group of avid readers, who like to read a variety of books? This month they will be discussing ‘Deaf Sentence by David Lodge’. They meet in the library, the first Wednesday of each month.

18:00-19.00Free
Every WednesdayStorytime for under fives

Come along and enjoy some stories and songs every Tuesday.

14.15 -14.45Free
Wednesday

21st

Poulton Wednesday Reading group

Come along and meet other avid readers and find out what the group thought of the reading group title. This month they will be discussing ‘Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel’. Also hear what others are reading.

11.00-12.00Free
Every WednesdayFamily History

Do you need help with your family tree? Meet up with our volunteer to help you with your ancestry queries. Our volunteer will answer your questions or with help you find information using the computer. Bookings taken

14.00-16.00Free
Wednesday

28th

Mindfulness

Anne Parker is now offering one session a month of practice and discussion.  The aim of the sessions is to include some Mindfulness practice but also discuss experiences. Mindfulness is a fresh way of living life and groups are useful for practice as well as all the other ways of learning… No need to book, just come along as it suits you. Refreshments available

 

17.45-18.45Free
Every Thursday 

Toddler Rhyme Time

Parents – Bring along your young children (from 18 months upwards) for a selection different rhymes at this fun event

 

10-00-10.30Free
 

Every Thursday

 

Computer Course – Learn My Way

To register your interest in our free classes – suitable for beginners – simply speak to a member of staff.

 

10:30- 12:00

 

Free
Group One

Thurs

1st & 15th

 

Group Two

Thurs 8th & 22nd

 

 

 

Art for all

Want to try something new? Learn how to paint your own watercolour with style. Come along and meet John Crompton, the local artist running these sessions, who will guide you through painting your own landscape or seascape for you to take away. Suitable for beginners. Booking Essential- extra sessions added due to popular demand

11.30-13.15

and

14.30-16.15

£3 Charge
Every FridayKnit & Natter Craft Group

Join our friendly group of knitters for a chat & a drink whilst knitting! All ages and skill levels welcome! Now meets every Friday due to popular demand

13.30-15.00Free
Every SaturdayBoard Games Club

Children – Play against other boys and girls and find out which board games you enjoy playing. Suitable for 5 years and over

11.00-12.00Free

Exhibitions

  • 27/7/19-9/8/19 A Photographic Display by Paul Scudder
  • 10/8/19-23/8/19 A selection of photographs from Poulton Photographic Society
  • 24/8/19-6/9/19 A selection of wildlife photographs by Anne Hardy

Cabinet Display

There is a small cabinet for exhibiting small items of interest to the local community or for selling small craft items made by local artists. Please ask Library staff for further details.

  • 27/7/19-9/8/19 A Photographic Display by Paul Scudder

Many free spaces available throughout 2019

Poulton library is always looking for a variety of speakers & entertainment for the local people. If you have something that you think our local community would like to see or hear, please get in touch with a member of staff at Poulton Library Tel: 0300 123 6703 or Email: poulton.library@lancashire.gov.uk

Poulton Library Opening Hours: Mon 9.00–17.00, Tue 9.00–13.00, Wed 9.00–19:00, Thu 9.00–17.00, Fri 9.00–17.00 Sat 9.00–13.00

Many free spaces available throughout 2019

Poulton library is always looking for a variety of speakers & entertainment for the local people. If you have something that you think our local community would like to see or hear, please get in touch with a member of staff at Poulton Library

Tel: 0300 123 6703 or Email: poulton.library@lancashire.gov.uk

What's on at Poulton Library
Find out What’s On at Poulton library

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Contact details for Poulton Library

Poulton-le-Fylde Library
Blackpool Old Road
Poulton-le-Fylde, FY6 7DH

Tel: 0300 123 6703 or Email: poulton.library@lancashire.gov.uk

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      So I believe, which is odd, because the list of upcoming events came from them! They must not have been aware exactly when the maintenance works were going to be carried out when they published the November activities.

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        Poulton Library opened again at the end of November 2018
        The Library is definitely open now

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