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Below you will find the details of one off events and activities, click on the library name to find the contact details and address. Plus each individual library page lists the events that happen on a regular basis.
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Date

Time

Library

Event

Saturday 21 April 10:00 to 15:30 Potton Library St George`s Day Crafts
Make a knight collage and colour a dragon paper plane and see if it will fly!
Saturday 21 April 11:00 to 13:00 Dunstable Library Manga Mania with Irina Richards
Sign up at the library for the chance to learn all about Manga from published author and illustrator Irina Richards, creator of the amazing Chemical Blue Series. Visit or call the library to sign up.
Saturday 21 April 09:30 to 15:00 Toddington Library St George`s Day Crafts
Drop in and make a dragon and a knight`s helmet.
Wednesday 25 April 19:00 to 20:00 Toddington Library Plants For a Small Garden Talk
Come along for a `Plants for a Small Garden` talk by guest speaker Edwin Rye (BBC Gardener of the Year). Tickets are 2.50 and are available from the library.
Saturday 28 April 11:00 to 13:00 Dunstable Library Manga Mania with Irina Richards
Sign up at the library for the chance to learn all about Manga from published author and illustrator Irina Richards, creator of the amazing Chemical Blue Series. Visit or call the library to sign up.
Saturday 28 April 09:00 to 10:00 Ampthill Library Helen Trefusis Author Visit
Children`s author Helen Trefusis will be speaking at the library so come along and see her. Tickets are available at Ampthill and Flitwick libraries and are 4.00 each. This event is part of the Ampthill Literary Festival.
Saturday 28 April 14:00 to 15:00 Potton Library Spider Crafts and Stories
Join us for these spider crafts and stories, including an incy wincy spider finger puppet.
Wednesday 2 May 14:30 to 15:30 Flitwick Library May Julie Stock author visit
Join us for a talk by May Julie Stock about her life as a contemporary author. Entry is 1.50 and includes refreshments. This is a Good Afternoon event.
Wednesday 2 May 14:00 to 16:00 Potton Library Bookfolding Workshop
Learn the art of bookfolding and choose a design to make. Contact the library to book your place.
Friday 4 May 16:00 to 17:30 Potton Library Star Wars Craft
Join us to make a fabulous model of R2D2. May the fourth be with you!
Saturday 5 May 11:00 to 13:00 Dunstable Library Manga Mania with Irina Richards
Sign up at the library for the chance to learn all about Manga from published author and illustrator Irina Richards, creator of the amazing Chemical Blue Series. Visit or call the library to sign up.
Saturday 5 May 13:30 to 15:30 Potton Library Star Wars Craft
Another chance to make a fantastic model of R2D2!
Saturday 12 May 11:00 to 13:00 Dunstable Library Manga Mania with Irina Richards
Sign up at the library for the chance to learn all about Manga from published author and illustrator Irina Richards, creator of the amazing Chemical Blue Series. Visit or call the library to sign up.
Saturday 12 May 13:30 to 15:30 Potton Library Royal Wedding Crafts
Get in the mood for a royal wedding and join us for this craft activity afternoon. There will be flower headdresses and Royal guards to make and much more!
Saturday 19 May 11:00 to 13:00 Dunstable Library Manga Mania with Irina Richards
After 9 fabulous Manga Mania sessions now is the time to celebrate everything you have learned. Join us for this amazing celebration event.
Saturday 26 May 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Elmer Day
Come along and join the fun as we celebrate Elmer Day!
Saturday 26 May 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Spring Flower Colouring
Spring is in the air! Come along for some spring flower colouring.
Saturday 26 May 11:30 to 12:30 Wootton Library Pirate Hat and Fairy Wings Crafts
Come along and make a pirate hat or fairy wings to take home.
Saturday 26 May 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Funky Fish Cups Craft
Drop in for this fun funky fish craft.
Saturday 26 May 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Elmer Day
Come along and join the fun as we celebrate Elmer Day!
Saturday 26 May 10:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Elmer Day
Come along and join the fun as we celebrate Elmer Day!
Saturday 26 May 11:30 to 12:30 Bedford Central Library Lego Club
Love Lego? Come along and get building!
Tuesday 29 May 11:30 to 12:30 Bedford Central Library Under the Sea StoryTime and Craft
Come along for an under the sea story followed by a fun craft. For the under-5`s.
Tuesday 29 May 12:45 to 15:00 Bedford Central Library Lego, Colouring and Puzzles
There`s loads to do with these fun activities. Come along and join in.
Tuesday 29 May 11:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Butterfly Day
Drop in to make colourful butterflies to take home.
Tuesday 29 May 10:30 to 11:30 Wootton Library Pirate Hat and Fairy Wings Crafts
Come along and make a pirate hat or fairy wings to take home.
Tuesday 29 May 11:30 to 16:30 Kempston Library Jellyfish Craft
Drop in to make a colourful jellyfish to take home.
Tuesday 29 May 11:00 to 11:30 Kempston Library RhymeTime
RhymeTime for the under-5`s.
Tuesday 29 May 14:00 to 14:30 Kempston Library Wiggles and Jiggles
Lots of fun for the under-1`s.
Wednesday 30 May 11:30 to 15:00 Bedford Central Library Funky Fish Craft
Drop in for this fun funky fish craft.
Wednesday 30 May 14:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Lego Club
Love Lego? Come along and get building!
Wednesday 30 May 14:30 to 16:30 Wootton Library Pirate or Fairy Tale Mask Craft
Drop in to decorate a pirate or fairy tale mask to take home.
Wednesday 30 May 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Paper Plate Aquarium Craft
Come along to make an aquarium scene on paper plates.
Thursday 31 May 11:30 to 12:00 Bedford Central Library RhymeTime
RhymeTime for the under-5`s.
Thursday 31 May 11:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Kite Craft
Drop in to make a colourful paper kite to take home.
Thursday 31 May 12:45 to 15:00 Bedford Central Library Under the Sea Mask Craft
Join us to make an under the sea mask. What will you be?
Thursday 31 May 10:30 to 11:30 Wootton Library Pirate or Fairy Tale Mask Craft
Drop in to decorate a pirate or fairy tale mask to take home.
Thursday 31 May 10:00 to 16:30 Kempston Library Handprint Fish Puppet Craft
Drop in to make a fun handprint fish puppet to take home.
Thursday 31 May 11:00 to 11:30 Kempston Library Wiggles and Jiggles
Lots of fun for the under-1`s.
Friday 1 June 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Newspaper Shark Craft
Drop in to make a fierce newspaper shark to take home.
Friday 1 June 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Lego Club
Love Lego? Come along and get building!
Friday 1 June 14:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Lego Club
Love Lego? Come along and get building!
Friday 1 June 11:30 to 15:00 Bedford Central Library Sea Life Window Decoration Craft
Drop in to make a colourful sea life window decoration to take home.
Friday 1 June 14:30 to 16:30 Wootton Library Pirate Paper Plate Craft
Come along for this fun pirate paper plate craft.
Friday 1 June 14:30 to 16:30 Wootton Library Fairy Lolly Stick Craft
Come along for this fun fairy lolly stick craft.
Saturday 2 June 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Sea Scene Collaging Craft
Join us for some fun sea scene collaging.
Saturday 2 June 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Spring Flower Colouring
Spring is in the air! Come along for some spring flower colouring.
Saturday 2 June 10:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Lucky Dip Crafts
Come along and catch up with any crafts you may have missed.
Saturday 2 June 11:00 to 12:00 Bedford Central Library Lego Club
Love Lego? Come along and get building!
Saturday 2 June 11:30 to 12:30 Wootton Library Pirate Paper Plate Craft
Come along for this fun pirate paper plate craft.
Saturday 2 June 11:30 to 12:30 Wootton Library Fairy Lolly Stick Craft
Come along for this fun fairy lolly stick craft.
Wednesday 6 June 14:30 to 15:30 Flitwick Library Chicksands and the Museum - a talk
Join us for a talk by June Harriet Huggins about Chicksands and the Museum. Entry is 1.50 and includes refreshments. This is a Good Afternoon event.
Saturday 9 June 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Daisy Chain Saturday Kids Club Special
Come along and join the fun!