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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

Wednesday 22 January 14:00 to 18:00 Potton Library Chinese New Year Craft
Come and celebrate the Chinese New Year with some dragon themed craft!
Thursday 23 January 10:30 to 12:00 Potton Library Poetry Morning
We are having a poetry morning - come and join us! You are invited to bring along a poem or verse - or just yourselves!
Friday 24 January 09:00 to 18:00 Potton Library Chinese New Year Craft
Come and celebrate the Chinese New Year with some dragon themed craft! The Library is open today 9.00 - 1.00 & 2.00 - 6.00.
Saturday 25 January 09:30 to 15:00 Toddington Library Chinese New Year Craft
Pop along to the library for Chinese New Year and make a mask.
Saturday 25 January 09:00 to 16:00 Potton Library Chinese New Year Craft
Come and celebrate the Chinese New Year with some dragon themed craft!
Saturday 25 January 09:00 to 13:00 Sandy Library Chinese New Year Craft
Drop in and decorate a Chinese chopstick scroll.
Monday 27 January 14:15 to 15:15 Dunstable Library Calligraphy Session
Sessions are 1.50 each and on Mondays 27th January, 3rd February and 10th February. Come along and have a go!
Saturday 1 February 09:00 to Potton Library February Blind Date with a Book
From 1st February to 29th February - Show your love of reading by selecting one of our Book Dates based only on what is on the label. Each book is wrapped but marked with its genre of `General Fiction`, `Crime` or `Thriller`. Plus - there is a raffle ticket on each book with a chance of winning a box of chocolates!
Monday 3 February 14:15 to 15:15 Dunstable Library Calligraphy Session
Sessions are 1.50 each and on Mondays 3rd February and 10th February. Come along and have a go!
Thursday 6 February 18:30 to 20:00 Dunstable Library Harry Potter Night
Come along and join us for the annual Harry Potter Night. For ages 8 years and over. Contact Dunstable Library to book your free ticket.
Monday 10 February 14:15 to 15:15 Dunstable Library Calligraphy Session
Session is 1.50. Come along and have a go!
Friday 14 February 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Love Lego Day
What will you build for your valentine?
Saturday 15 February 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Animal Puppets
Create colourful animal paper puppets.
Saturday 15 February 11:00 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Swirly Snakes
Slithery snake fun for the family.
Saturday 15 February 11:00 to 12:30 Wootton Library F-ish Craft
Join us for some Rainbow Fish crafty fun.
Saturday 15 February 09:30 to 15:30 Kempston Library Mad Maracas
Come and shake your crafty stuff for this musical make!
Saturday 15 February 09:30 to 15:00 Toddington Library Love Heart Bookmark
Make a heart themed bookmark for your favourite books.
Saturday 15 February 10:30 to 12:30 Bromham Library Fiery Dragon Masks
Come along and make a dragon mask to take home.
Monday 17 February 10:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Flower Friendship Cards
Design a card for Random Act of Kindness Day.
Monday 17 February 14:30 to 17:00 Putnoe Library Dinosaur Masks
Colour and decorate a dinosaur mask. Which dinosaur will you be?
Monday 17 February 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Jungle Crowns
Come along and make your own jungle themed crown.
Monday 17 February 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library E-lephant Craft
Make an elephant out of a paper plate!
Monday 17 February 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Pinwheel Windmills
Make and decorate a windmill to catch the breeze.
Tuesday 18 February 10:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Paper Wings
Spread your wings - join us to design and decorate your own set of paper wings.
Tuesday 18 February 14:00 to 16:30 Bromham Library Farmyard Biff Bats
Colour a biff bat with your farmyard favourites.
Tuesday 18 February 10:00 to 11:30 Wootton Library B-ear Masks
Decorate a bear mask to take home and impress your family and friends.
Tuesday 18 February 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Jungle Bookmarks
Design a jungle bookmark to keep your place.
Tuesday 18 February 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Alpaca Craft
Design your own alpaca complete with Inca style blanket.
Tuesday 18 February 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Cupcake Treasure Hunt
Throughout February Half Term Week. Our hunt around the Library this Half Term is cupcake themed. How many different cupcakes can you find hidden around the Library? There is a prize for the winner!
Tuesday 18 February 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Amazing Animals
Join us to make a marvellous mask - will you choose to be a dog or a cat?
Tuesday 18 February 11:30 to 16:30 Kempston Library Spiral Hats
Get ahead with a hat! Join us for some spiral style!.
Tuesday 18 February 14:30 to 16:00 Shefford Library Junior Makers
Code our robots and design and build at our tech sessions. What will you make?
Tuesday 18 February 10:00 to 11:30 Shefford Library Lego & Mega Block Fun!
Join us for a Half Term session of creativity with our Lego and Mega Block/Duplo Bricks.
Wednesday 19 February 14:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Paper Dressing Up Hats
Sombrero, Pilot, Pirate, Top Hat - who will you be today?
Wednesday 19 February 10:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Wooden Owls
Decorate your own wise old feathered friend.
Wednesday 19 February 11:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Fun Storytime
Join us for a tale or two.
Wednesday 19 February 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library R-ainbow Scratch Art
Let`s get colourful with this Scratch Art craft.
Wednesday 19 February 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Jungle Gliders
Make a glider with a jungle design - how far will yours fly?
Wednesday 19 February 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Caterpillar Bookmark
Design a caterpillar bookmark to keep your place.
Wednesday 19 February 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Cupcake Craft
Decorate a wooden cupcake and collect an edible cupcake from the desk!
Wednesday 19 February 14:30 to 17:00 Toddington Library Clay Fish Craft
Design and decorate a clay fish - make it as colourful as you can.
Wednesday 19 February 14:00 to 17:30 Kempston Library Mardi Gras Masks
Fool your family and friends with a colourful mask!
Wednesday 19 February 15:30 to 17:30 Kempston Library Make, Do and Mend
Bring something you have started or come and try something new.
Wednesday 19 February 14:00 to 17:00 Shefford Library Hieroglyph Trail
Each day from Wednesday 19th February until Friday 21st February 2.00pm - 5.00pm - follow our hieroglyph trail to find the name of the pharaoh. All completed entries will be entered into a prize draw.
Wednesday 19 February 10:30 to Shefford Library Author Visit - Lou Treleaven
Childrens author Lou Treleaven will be here this morning to read from her latest book - join us for some fun and pirate craft! Tickets are 2.50 and 1.50 for each additional sibling. Book your place now at the library or phone 0300 300 8067
Thursday 20 February 10:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Create a Jumbo Character
Jumbo paper people cut outs - create you own special character.
Thursday 20 February 14:00 to 16:30 Bromham Library Sun Catchers
Decorate your own flower-faced sun catcher.
Thursday 20 February 10:00 to 11:30 Wootton Library U-nicorn Racers
Design a fabulous unicorn racer to take home.
Thursday 20 February 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Froggy Craft
Drop in to make a fabulous frog!
Thursday 20 February 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Cartoon Peas & Mushrooms
Join us for some crazy cartoon fun!
Thursday 20 February 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Make a Cute Mouse
Join us for some mouse themed crafty cuteness!
Thursday 20 February 10:00 to 16:30 Kempston Library Funky Glasses
Join us for some spectacular crafty fun!
Thursday 20 February 10:00 to 11:30 Shefford Library Tutankhamun Craft
Come and decorate a Tutankhamun pencil box to take home.
Friday 21 February 14:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Superhero Cuff
Create superhero wrist cuffs. What powers will your cuffs have?
Friday 21 February 10:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Fun Fish Wands
Fabulous fish themed fun for all the family!
Friday 21 February 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library A-stronaut/Rocket Gliders
Colour in a space themed glider - how far will yours fly?
Friday 21 February 09:00 to 16:00 Sandy Library Lego & Electronic Snap Circuit Fun
What will you design and build today?
Friday 21 February 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Lucky Dip Crafts
Missed a craft this week? Don`t worry you can catch up today!
Friday 21 February 09:30 to 17:00 Toddington Library `Hugs & Kisses`
From 9.30am to 12.00pm and 2.30pm to 5.00pm. Meander down to the library and make your own octopus!
Friday 21 February 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Paper Cup Pinatas
Join the party to make a pinata from paper cups!
Friday 21 February 10:00 to 11:30 Shefford Library Egyptian Headdress
Transform yourself into a pharaoh by making your own Egyptian headdress!
Saturday 22 February 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Crafters Choice
We supply the crafty bits, you supply the imagination. How creative can you be with the craft supplies we have?
Saturday 22 February 10:30 to 12:30 Bromham Library Fantastic Mixed Fun Crafts
Come along and join in with some fabulous crafty fun!
Saturday 22 February 11:00 to 12:30 Wootton Library R-obot Biff Bats or Y-ou Choose Lucky Dip
Come along and decorate a biff bat or catch up on a craft you missed during the week!
Saturday 22 February 11:00 to 15:00 Bedford Central Library Butterfly Craft
Decorate an exotic butterfly to take home.
Saturday 22 February 09:30 to 15:00 Toddington Library Dress Up Glasses
Come along and have some spectacular fun! How will you colour in your pair of fun glasses?
Saturday 22 February 09:30 to 15:30 Kempston Library Festival Garland Making
Fabulous festival fun for all!