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Events

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 14 December 11:30 to 13:00 Shefford Library Christmas Craft
Come along and design a Christmas card for someone special.
Saturday 14 December 14:00 to Leighton Buzzard Library Snowman Craft
Ready for some frosty festive fun? Get your free tickets from the Help Desk.
Saturday 14 December 09:00 to 16:00 Potton Library Market Stall
Our market stall will be outside again today - come and see what we have on offer!
Saturday 14 December 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Christmas Dinner
What are your favourite Christmas tr-eats? Get creative making your festive food sticker plate.
Saturday 14 December 11:00 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Christmas Bauble Craft
Decorate baubles for our Christmas display.
Saturday 14 December 09:45 to 10:15 Leighton Buzzard Library Christmas Storytime
All welcome to come and join us for some festive tales.
Saturday 14 December 09:00 to 16:00 Potton Library Art Exhibition
We are holding an art exhibition upstairs in the Library Meeting Room, a display of pictures by Andrew Charles Artworks.
Saturday 14 December 09:00 to 16:00 Potton Library Christmas Wreaths
Drop in to make a Christmas wreath for your door or wall.
Saturday 14 December 11:00 to 12:30 Wootton Library Make a Christmas Card
Drop in to make a card for someone you love.
Saturday 14 December 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Christmas Colour-In Magnets
Get all colourful for Christmas.
Saturday 14 December 10:30 to 12:30 Bromham Library Christmas Gift Tags
How will you decorate your gift tags?
Tuesday 17 December 09:30 to 10:00 Potton Library Christmas Storytime
Fabulous festive fables for our special storytime.
Tuesday 17 December 09:00 to 18:00 Leighton Buzzard Library Paper Chain Santa Claus
From Tuesday 17th December to Friday 20th December. Collect your free crafts packs from the Help Desk during this period.
Tuesday 17 December 11:15 to 11:45 Stotfold Library Christmas Rhymetime
Come and sing along to some Christmas themed songs and rhymes.
Tuesday 17 December 10:30 to 11:00 Stotfold Library Christmas Storytime
Come along for some Christmas themed stories.
Wednesday 18 December 11:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Christmas Rhymetime
Come and meet our Special Guest!
Wednesday 18 December 14:00 to 17:30 Stotfold Library Extended Lego Club
Everything is awesome at Stotfold Library!
Wednesday 18 December 11:00 to 11:30 Dunstable Library Stories with Santa
Come along and listen to some Christmas stories and meet our very special guest! *There will be a small gift for children.
Wednesday 18 December 11:00 to 12:00 Shefford Library Christmas Coffee Morning
Join us at Shefford Library for coffee and mince pies to celebrate the festive season. We look forward to seeing you.
Friday 20 December 14:15 to 16:15 Wootton Library Merry Christmas
Come and join the staff at Wootton Library on Friday 20th December when we will be serving tea, coffee, cakes and mince pies to wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas.
Friday 20 December 09:00 to 18:00 Leighton Buzzard Library Star Box Hanging Decoration
Collect your free crafts packs from the Help Desk on the day.
Friday 20 December 10:30 to 12:00 Dunstable Library Coffee & Craft Taster Session
Come along to our coffee and craft taster session. Have a go at a range of activities including calligraphy, quilling and lots more and have a tea or coffee too!
Saturday 21 December 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Santa Stop Here Door Hangers
Make sure Santa visits on the big night!
Saturday 21 December 10:30 to 12:30 Bromham Library Christmas Card Craft
Colour in Christmas pop up cards.
Saturday 21 December 09:00 to 16:00 Potton Library Reindeer Food
Come along and make up a pouch of reindeer food - ready for Christmas Eve.
Saturday 21 December 11:00 to 12:30 Wootton Library Christmas Decoration Craft
Come along to make a Christmas decoration for your tree at home.
Saturday 21 December 11:30 to 13:00 Shefford Library Christmas Craft
Drop in to make a Christmas gift bag. It`s fun and it`s free!
Saturday 21 December 09:30 to 15:00 Toddington Library Snowflake Craft
Scratch a colourful snowflake to add to your decorations.
Saturday 21 December 11:00 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Christmas Stocking Craft
Colour in stockings for our Christmas display.
Saturday 21 December 09:00 to 15:00 Stotfold Library Christmas Coffee & Lego
Grab a cuppa, have fun with the Lego and enjoy a cheeky mince pie!
Saturday 21 December 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Scratch Art Baubles
Scratch Art baubles to take home and decorate your tree.
Saturday 21 December 09:00 to 15:30 Barton Library Christmas Crafts
Join in the festive fun by making Christmas Cards and Cube gift boxes.
Monday 23 December 11:00 to 11:30 Bromham Library Christmas Storytime
Fabulous Christmas stories - come along and get festive with us.
Monday 23 December 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Christmas Card Making
Decorate a card for someone special.
Monday 23 December 14:15 to 14:45 Kempston Library Storytime Christmas Special
Fabulous Christmas tales to get you in the festive mood.
Monday 23 December 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Decorate a Star Wreath
Get creative and decorate a wreath for the front door.
Monday 23 December 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Gift Box Craft
Decorate a Christmas gift box to give to someone special.
Monday 23 December 10:00 to 12:00 Bromham Library Christmas Card Craft
Christmas wiggle-eye colour-in cards.
Monday 23 December 14:30 to 17:00 Putnoe Library Winter Jumper Bunting
Drop in to make this fabulous colourful bunting.
Tuesday 24 December 10:00 to 15:00 Kempston Library Christmas Tree Decorations
Drop in to make tree decorations to take home.
Tuesday 24 December 11:00 to 11:30 Kempston Library Rhymetime Christmas Special
Cheery Christmas rhymes to celebrate Christmas Eve.
Tuesday 24 December 09:00 to 17:00 Bromham Library Lego & Colouring
For children accompanied by LibraryPlus members.
Tuesday 24 December 10:00 to Leighton Buzzard Library Christmas Wreath Craft
The perfect festive addition for your door or wall. Get your free tickets from the Help Desk.
Tuesday 24 December 10:00 to 11:30 Wootton Library Decorate a Christmas Tree or Stocking
Christmas themed crafts to take home.
Tuesday 24 December 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Christmas Crackers
Join us to make your own Christmas cracker to take home.
Tuesday 24 December 11:30 to 14:30 Bedford Central Library Quiver Colouring Sheets
Bring your colouring to life! Please bring a smartphone to download the Quiver App.
Tuesday 24 December 09:00 to 12:00 Stotfold Library Card Craft
Drop in to make a Christmas card for that someone special.
Tuesday 24 December 09:00 to 12:30 Barton Library Bauble Decorations
How will you decorate yours?
Tuesday 24 December 10:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Paper Chains
No Christmas is complete without paper chains - come along to make some today!
Friday 27 December 14:00 to 17:30 Barton Library Snowman Puppets
Drop in to create your own frosty friend and put on a show for your loved ones.
Friday 27 December 14:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Lucky Dip Crafts
Catch up on any of the crafts you missed.
Friday 27 December 09:00 to 18:00 Potton Library Party Hats
From 9.00 - 1.00 & 2.00 - 6.00 Decorate a party hat template and add it to our Happy New Year display wall.
Friday 27 December 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Snowman Bookmarks
You will never lose your place again once you have decorated a snowman bookmark.
Friday 27 December 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Make a Snowman Pom Pom
Celebrate the cold with this snowman pom pom craft.
Friday 27 December 14:30 to 17:00 Toddington Library Turkey Craft
Colour, cut out and assemble your own turkey out of paper!
Friday 27 December 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Turkey Craft
Colour, cut out and assemble your own turkey out of paper!
Friday 27 December 10:00 to 12:00 Bromham Library Animal Craft
Join us to colour in stand up wooden animals.
Friday 27 December 14:00 to 17:00 Stotfold Library Tote Bags
Join us to design and decorate a tote bag. The cost is 1.50 per bag - all materials provided. You don`t have to be an artist to join the fun!
Friday 27 December 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library New Year Party Glasses
Get ready for the New Year celebrations!
Friday 27 December 10:00 to 17:00 Bromham Library Board Games in the Library
Drop in and challenge your family and friends to a game!
Friday 27 December 09:00 to 12:30 Barton Library Snowman Puppets
Drop in to create your own frosty friend and put on a show for your loved ones.
Saturday 28 December 10:30 to 12:30 Bromham Library New Year Cards
Make a card for someone you love.
Saturday 28 December 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Penguin Coaster
Join us to make a lovely penguin coaster - will you keep it or give it to someone you love?
Saturday 28 December 09:00 to 16:00 Potton Library Party Hats
Decorate a party hat template and add it to our Happy New Year display wall.
Saturday 28 December 11:00 to 12:30 Wootton Library Make a Bookmark
Never lose your place again!
Saturday 28 December 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library 2020 Calendar Making
The new year is just around the corner...
Saturday 28 December 09:30 to 15:00 Toddington Library New Years Eve Banner
Come and make a paper banner for the library to celebrate the New Year.
Saturday 28 December 11:00 to 12:00 Bedford Central Library Lego Club
What will you build today?
Monday 30 December 14:30 to 17:00 Putnoe Library Scratch Art Fun
Let`s get creative - drop in for some Scratch Art fun.
Monday 30 December 10:00 to 12:00 Bromham Library Window Decoration Craft
Come along to colour in fairy door window decorations.
Monday 30 December 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Make a Calendar
The New Year is nearly here...
Monday 30 December 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library Paper Snow Globes
Everyone loves a snow globe, come along to make your own.
Monday 30 December 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library 2020 Calendars
The New Year is just moments away...
Tuesday 31 December 09:00 to 12:30 Barton Library 2020 Calendars
Bring along a favourite picture or photo and decorate a calendar to take you into the New Year.
Tuesday 31 December 10:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Snow Flake Craft
Come along to create your own unique snowflake using lollipop sticks.
Tuesday 31 December 09:00 to 13:00 Potton Library Party Hats
Decorate a party hat template and add it to our Happy New Year display wall.
Tuesday 31 December 09:00 to 17:00 Bromham Library Lego & Colouring
For children accompanied by LibraryPlus members.
Tuesday 31 December 10:00 to Leighton Buzzard Library Penguin Craft
Pop along for some penguin themed craftiness! Get your free tickets from the Help Desk.
Tuesday 31 December 10:00 to 11:00 Shefford Library Lego & Mega Block Fun!
Come along to our Christmas Holiday Session - what will you build with our Lego and Mega Block/Duplo Bricks?
Tuesday 31 December 14:30 to 16:00 Shefford Library Junior Makers
Come along to our Christmas Holiday Session - code our robots and design and build at our tech sessions.
Tuesday 31 December 10:00 to 11:30 Wootton Library Lucky Dip Crafts
Catch up on all the crafts you missed!
Tuesday 31 December 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Sparklers
Create a glitzy paper sparkler to impress your friends and family.
Tuesday 31 December 10:00 to 15:00 Kempston Library 2020 Calendar Making
The new year is just around the corner...
Tuesday 31 December 09:00 to 12:00 Stotfold Library New Year Countdown Craft
You won`t miss the New Year celebration countdown with this craft to hand!
Tuesday 31 December 11:30 to 14:30 Bedford Central Library Word Puzzles & Lucky Dip Crafts
Missed out on crafts or want to get all wordy? Why not drop in!
Thursday 2 January 09:00 to 12:30 Barton Library Penguin Craft
Pop along and make a paper plate penguin!
Thursday 2 January 10:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Glow in the Dark Pictures
Drop in to design a glow in the dark picture for your bedroom wall.
Thursday 2 January 09:00 to 13:00 Potton Library Gingerbread Houses
Colour in and fold to create your own version of a gingerbread house.
Thursday 2 January 14:00 to 17:00 Bromham Library Scratch Art Birds
How colourful will your birds be?
Thursday 2 January 14:30 to 16:00 Shefford Library Goldilocks Craft
It`s free - just drop in!
Thursday 2 January 10:00 to 11:30 Wootton Library Finger Painting
Time to get messy!
Thursday 2 January 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Paper Mittens
Use your own handprint to make into a mitten to decorate.
Thursday 2 January 10:00 to 16:30 Kempston Library Scratch Art Bookmarks
Missed out on the snowman bookmarks? Don`t worry! You can make these Scratch Art bookmarks intead.
Thursday 2 January 12:00 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Stay & Play
Join us after Rhymetime for fun and games.
Friday 3 January 09:00 to 12:30 Barton Library Gingerbread Man Decoration
Join us for some family crafty fun!
Friday 3 January 14:00 to 17:30 Barton Library Gingerbread Man Decoration
Join us for some family crafty fun!
Friday 3 January 14:30 to 16:00 Putnoe Library Polar Bear Crafts
Everyone loves polar bears! Join us for some crafty fun.
Friday 3 January 09:00 to 18:00 Potton Library Gingerbread Houses
From 9.00 - 1.00 & 2.00 - 6.00. How will you design yours?
Friday 3 January 10:30 to 12:00 Shefford Library Penguin Craft
Join us to make a penguin mask - bring your own hat and scarf!
Friday 3 January 10:00 to 12:00 Bromham Library Weaving Craft
Join us to weave a rainbow tortoise to take home.
Friday 3 January 14:00 to 16:30 Wootton Library Snowman Collage
The glue will be out so let`s get sticky creating a snowman collage.
Friday 3 January 09:30 to 12:00 Toddington Library Frozen Craft
Join us to make your very own Olaf hat!
Friday 3 January 14:30 to 17:00 Toddington Library Frozen Craft
Join us to make your very own Olaf hat!
Friday 3 January 10:00 to 17:00 Bromham Library Board Games in the Library
Drop in and challenge your family and friends to a game!
Friday 3 January 14:00 to 17:00 Kempston Library New Year Goal Cards
What will your New Year resolutions be? Write them down and decorate your goal cards.
Friday 3 January 09:00 to Stotfold Library Wild Education Workshop
Aimed at children aged between 6 and 11. Please contact the library for ticket prices, times and information on 0300 300 8068
Friday 3 January 11:30 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Lego Club & Colouring
Building or decorating - enjoy a bit of both!
Saturday 4 January 10:00 to 15:00 Putnoe Library Paper Hat & Gloves Craft
Calling all fashion lovers! Drop in to design and make your own paper hat & gloves set.
Saturday 4 January 09:00 to 16:00 Potton Library Polar Bear Craft
Come along and craft a 3D polar bear on the ice!
Saturday 4 January 11:00 to 12:30 Wootton Library Lucky Dip Crafts
Catch up on all the crafts you missed!
Saturday 4 January 09:30 to 15:00 Toddington Library Polar Bear Craft
It`s cold outside, so why not visit the warm library to cut out and colour a polar bear?
Saturday 4 January 10:00 to 15:30 Kempston Library Winter Mitten Pictures
Get all frosty with these wintry mitten pictures.
Saturday 4 January 10:30 to 12:30 Bromham Library Snowflake Pictures
Create your own unique snowflake.
Saturday 4 January 11:00 to 15:30 Bedford Central Library Robin Craft
Help us decorate our winter display with colourful robins.