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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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Library

Event

Tuesday 27 August 09:30 to 11:00 Potton Library Young Persons CV Writing Workshop
We are having a young persons CV writing workshop. The aim is to provide information and help with writing a first CV and to help teenagers understand and identify the skills they have to put on a CV.
Tuesday 27 August 10:00 to 11:30 Wootton Library Pirate Hat
Make a pirate hat - maybe add a parrot?!
Tuesday 27 August 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Pirates
Crafty fun for everyone! Crafts will run from 9am to 4pm or until supplies have run out.
Tuesday 27 August 10:00 to 17:00 Flitwick Library Fish Craft
Join us for some fishy crafty fun! Crafts start at 10.00 until stocks run out!
Tuesday 27 August 10:00 to 15:00 Dunstable Library Bird Gliders
Create a bird glider and see how far you can make it fly.
Tuesday 27 August 10:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Glow in the Dark Constellations
Recreate constellations using glow in the dark stickers.
Tuesday 27 August 11:00 to 15:00 Biggleswade Library Space Worms
Create a space worm using buttons.
Tuesday 27 August 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Mix & Match
Catch up with crafts you may have missed.
Tuesday 27 August 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Space Lucky Dip Crafts
Missed out on the Space themed crafts? Drop in to catch up.
Tuesday 27 August 10:00 to 12:30 Potton Library Frog on a Lily Pad Craft
Hop on down to the library for some froggy craft!
Tuesday 27 August 10:00 to 11:00 Leighton Buzzard Library Mobile Planet Craft
Join us to make a planet mobile to take home. Free tickets available from the ground floor help desk.
Tuesday 27 August 11:30 to 16:30 Kempston Library Rainbow Caterpillars
Creepy or cute - the choice is yours!
Tuesday 27 August 14:30 to 16:30 Bromham Library Rhyme Scratch Art
Get creative with Scratch Art.
Tuesday 27 August 10:00 to Potton Library Panda Craft
All week from Tuesday 27th August till Saturday 31st August during normal opening hours - Don`t be `bamboo-zled` - drop in to make a panda and add it to our display board!
Tuesday 27 August 09:00 to 12:30 Barton Library Rocket Wands
Drop in for some crafty rocket fun.
Wednesday 28 August 10:00 to 17:00 Flitwick Library Giraffe Craft
Stick your neck out and join the fun! Crafts start at 10.00 until stocks run out!
Wednesday 28 August 10:00 to 15:00 Dunstable Library Animal Masks
Which animal will you choose to be?
Wednesday 28 August 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Mini Wooden Photo Frames
Decorate a mini frame to hold your Space Chase selfies. Crafts will run from 9am to 4pm or until supplies have run out.
Wednesday 28 August 14:30 to 17:00 Toddington Library Mix & Match
A mixture of fun for everyone!
Wednesday 28 August 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Decorate a Pirate Sword
Every pirate needs a sword - make yours today.
Wednesday 28 August 14:00 to 17:30 Kempston Library CD Mandala Decorations
Free family fun for everyone.
Wednesday 28 August 14:30 to 16:00 Kempston Library Adult Craft Club
If you love crafts and would like to meet like minded individuals, share expertise and maybe learn some new skills then come along to our club. Each session costs 1.00. You do not have to commit to attend every session.
Wednesday 28 August 14:00 to 15:00 Leighton Buzzard Library Monkey Hanging Craft
Creative crafty fun for everyone! Free tickets available from the ground floor help desk.
Wednesday 28 August 10:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Twinkle Twinkle Star Wands
Drop in to make a sparkly star wand, plus there will be storytime at 11.00
Wednesday 28 August 10:00 to 11:00 Leighton Buzzard Library Paper Turtle Craft
Come along and make a turtle using quilled paper. Free tickets available from the ground floor help desk.
Wednesday 28 August 14:00 to 17:30 Potton Library Button Moon Collage
We have loads of buttons to add to the moon shaped templates - come and join in.
Wednesday 28 August 14:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Sticker Scenes
Sticker fun for all the family!
Wednesday 28 August 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Under the Sea Lucky Dip Crafts
On holiday when we went under the sea? Just come along and pick the crafts you would like to do.
Thursday 29 August 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Jungle Animal Window Decorations
Make a jungle themed decoration to hang in your window at home. Crafts will run from 9am to 4pm or until supplies have run out.
Thursday 29 August 10:00 to 15:00 Dunstable Library Spiral Snakes
Coil up for this curly craft!
Thursday 29 August 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Mix & Match
Fabulous fun for all the family!
Thursday 29 August 10:00 to 17:00 Flitwick Library Alien Mask
Come and decorate an alien mask to fool your friends. Crafts start at 10.00 until stocks run out!
Thursday 29 August 10:00 to 11:30 Wootton Library Dress a Pirate
Drop in to dress a pirate - what will yours wear?
Thursday 29 August 10:00 to 16:30 Kempston Library Spinning Tops
Make a spinning top and then have spinning competitions!
Thursday 29 August 11:00 to 15:00 Biggleswade Library Comet Craft
Fabulous crafty fun for all the family.
Thursday 29 August 14:30 to Biggleswade Library Storytime with Richard Mayers
Richard Mayers, author of `The Hedgehog`s Full Moon Party` will be here with a story and craft. Richard will be available to sign copies of his book afterwards. Free tickets are available from the Library.
Thursday 29 August 14:30 to 16:30 Bromham Library Crown Craft
Come along to make a rhyme themed crown.
Thursday 29 August 09:00 to 12:30 Barton Library Rocket Gliders
How far will yours go?
Thursday 29 August 10:00 to 11:00 Toddington Library Garden Club
Refreshments are available.
Thursday 29 August 10:00 to 12:30 Potton Library Cupcake Craft
Come along and ice a toy story alien cupcake.
Thursday 29 August 10:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Rainbow Fish
Make a colourful rainbow fish to take home.
Thursday 29 August 12:00 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Woodland Animal Lucky Dip Crafts
Your final chance to get creative with our Woodland Animal crafts.
Friday 30 August 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Mardi Gras & Circus Fun Lucky Dip Crafts
Join us to catch up on the Mardi Gras and Circus crafts you missed.
Friday 30 August 14:30 to 16:00 Shefford Library `Back to School` Craft
Design your own pencil case. Drop in - it`s free!
Friday 30 August 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Snap Circuits
What will you create today?
Friday 30 August 10:00 to 17:00 Flitwick Library Colouring & Lego
Bricks or crayons? You don`t have to choose!
Friday 30 August 14:30 to 17:00 Toddington Library Mix & Match
Catch up with crafts you may have missed.
Friday 30 August 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Mix & Match
Catch up with crafts you may have missed.
Friday 30 August 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Pirate Mask
Be a pirate for the day with your pirate mask.
Friday 30 August 14:00 to 15:00 Dunstable Library Summer Scrapbook Club
Just drop by and join in!
Friday 30 August 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Paper Cup Crabs
Create your own crab from a cup.
Friday 30 August 10:30 to 12:00 Dunstable Library Robotic Workshops - Mini Warriors
Sessions are 1.00 each - speak to a member of staff to book a place. For ages 8 years and over.
Friday 30 August 10:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Old MacDonald Craft
Decorate stand up farm animals that Old MacDonald would look after.
Friday 30 August 10:00 to 12:30 Potton Library Elsa Doll Craft
Join us to make an Elsa spoon doll.
Friday 30 August 14:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Rocket Colour-In Gliders
Rocket shaped gliders to colour and fly.
Saturday 31 August 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Rainbow Scratch Art
Get creative with Scratch Art.
Saturday 31 August 09:30 to 15:00 Toddington Library Mix & Match
Come on down and join in the fun.
Saturday 31 August 10:00 to 17:00 Flitwick Library Weekly Craft Mash Up
Missed a craft during the week - come along and catch up today! Starts at 10.00 until stocks run out!
Saturday 31 August 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Lucky Dip Crafts
Missed this week`s pirate crafts? Catch up today.
Saturday 31 August 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Junkyard Spaceships
Make an out of this world spaceship from junk.
Saturday 31 August 11:00 to 15:00 Biggleswade Library Rocket Wands
Make a rocket wand to help you work your magic.
Saturday 31 August 14:00 to 15:00 Leighton Buzzard Library Rocket Bookmark Craft
Design a rocket themed bookmark. Free tickets available from the ground floor help desk.
Saturday 31 August 10:30 to 12:30 Bromham Library Rhyme Themed Craft Lucky Dip
Pop in for a mixture of rhyme themed crafts plus there will be colouring.
Saturday 31 August 10:00 to 15:30 Potton Library Roald Dahl Craft
Make a Mr Fox to take home.
Monday 2 September 14:30 to 17:00 Putnoe Library Craft Lucky Dip
Your chance to catch up on any crafts you missed.
Monday 2 September 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Lego, Colouring & Games
Drop in for free family fun before school starts again.
Monday 2 September 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Summer Lucky Dip Crafts
Your chance to catch up on the amazing crafts you missed in the holidays.
Monday 2 September 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Hawaiian Garland Making
Make a colourful celebratory garland to wear home.
Monday 2 September 10:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Craft Lucky Dip
Drop in to see what crafts you have missed this summer, plus there will be colouring.
Tuesday 3 September 10:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Craft Mash Up
Use all our crafty components to create your own craft!
Tuesday 3 September 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Lego, Colouring & Games
Drop in for free family fun before school starts again.
Tuesday 3 September 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Mix & Match
A mixture of fun for everyone!
Tuesday 3 September 10:00 to 11:30 Wootton Library Summer Lucky Dip Crafts
Your chance to catch up on the amazing crafts you missed in the holidays.
Tuesday 3 September 11:30 to 16:30 Kempston Library Super Hero Gliders
Design a glider with a super hero theme - which hero will you choose?
Tuesday 3 September 10:00 to 12:30 Potton Library Roald Dahl Craft
Make a Mr Fox to take home.
Tuesday 3 September 14:30 to 16:30 Bromham Library Craft Lucky Dip
Drop in to see what crafts you have missed this summer, plus there will be colouring.
Wednesday 4 September 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Lego, Colouring & Games
Drop in for free family fun before school starts again.
Wednesday 4 September 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Summer Lucky Dip Crafts
Your chance to catch up on the amazing crafts you missed in the holidays.
Wednesday 4 September 19:00 to Biggleswade Library An Evening with Ruth Hogan
Join us for an evening with bestselling author Ruth Hogan and find out about her writing process and the inspiration for her latest book `Queenie Malone`s Paradise Hotel`. Tickets are 3.00 and available from the Library.
Wednesday 4 September 14:00 to 17:30 Kempston Library Dream Catchers
Make a dream catcher for your bedroom.
Wednesday 4 September 14:00 to 17:30 Potton Library Roald Dahl Craft
Make a Mr Fox to take home.
Saturday 7 September 11:00 to 12:30 Wootton Library Summer Lucky Dip Crafts
Your chance to catch up on the amazing crafts you missed in the holidays.
Saturday 7 September 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Space Mash Up
Missed a craft this holiday? Drop in to catch up.
Saturday 7 September 10:30 to 12:30 Bromham Library Craft Lucky Dip
Drop in to see what crafts you have missed this summer, plus there will be colouring.
Wednesday 25 September 14:30 to 16:00 Kempston Library Adult Craft Club
If you love crafts and would like to meet like minded individuals, share expertise and maybe learn some new skills then come along to our club. Each session costs 1.00. You do not have to commit to attend every session.
Thursday 26 September 10:00 to 11:00 Toddington Library Garden Club
Refreshments are available.
Wednesday 30 October 14:30 to 16:00 Kempston Library Adult Craft Club
If you love crafts and would like to meet like minded individuals, share expertise and maybe learn some new skills then come along to our club. Each session costs 1.00. You do not have to commit to attend every session.
Wednesday 6 November 14:30 to 15:30 Flitwick Library My Mother-in-Law`s Service at Buckingham Palace: a talk by Janet Stow
Janet`s mother-in-law worked in Buckingham Palace since she was 11 years old. Janet will be discussing what it was like as well as her own knowledge on the subject. This is a Good Afternoon event. Admission is 1.50 and includes refreshments.
Wednesday 27 November 14:30 to 16:00 Kempston Library Adult Craft Club
If you love crafts and would like to meet like minded individuals, share expertise and maybe learn some new skills then come along to our club. Each session costs 1.00. You do not have to commit to attend every session.