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Flitwick Library

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Address, Telephone and Fax

Coniston Road
Flitwick
MK45 1QJ
Tel: 0300 300 8057
Fax:

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Opening Hours

MondayClosed
Tuesday9:00am - 6:00pm
Wednesday9:00am - 6:00pm
Thursday9:00am - 6:00pm
Friday9:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday9:00am - 4:00pm
SundayClosed

One Off Closures:

Building

Facilities

  • Computer prints
  • Free Internet access
  • Free WiFi
  • Free access to software
  • Microfiche Reader
  • Photocopier

Events

Reading Challenge Medal Collection and Hawaiian Fun Day

Join us to collect your Summer Reading Challenge medal! We also have multiple crafts, colouring and much more with a Hawaiian theme. Come and join the fun!
On 15/09/18 from 09:00 to 16:00

The Forest of Marston Vale: a talk by Jo Roberts

Come along to find out about the Forest of Marston Vale, Bedfordshire`s Community Forest. Uncover the history of the area, what led to it being designated as a Community Forest; their work today and how the landscape was transformed, as well as the work going forwards. This is a Good Afternoon event. Admission is 1.50 and includes refreshments.
On 03/10/18 from 14:30 to 15:30

Fun Palace - Everyone`s an Artist, Everyone`s a Scientist

Fun Palace will be here giving you a chance to share your skills and talents so that others can learn new things. Fun Palaces are created by the local community so come and learn a new skill, or show of one of your own!` Drop in and have some fun!
On 06/10/18 from 11:00 to 15:00

Language and Conversation Cafe

Fancy learning a new language, sharing your skills or just want to learn the basics for a holiday abroad? Flitwick Library has a brand new collection of language stock available to borrow! If you`re interested, come along, grab a cuppa and meet some new people!
On 13/10/18 from 11:00 to 12:00

Bedfordshire`s Links with Henry VIII: a talk by Dorothy Jamieson

Henry`s reign was a turbulent time and some Bedfordshire families with links to his court did well, but others less so. He used to travel through Bedfordshire, come and discover the evidence of his life and times that can be found in and around Bedfordshire. This is a Good Afternoon event. Admission is 1.50 and includes refreshments.
On 07/11/18 from 14:30 to 15:30

Language and Conversation Cafe

Fancy learning a new language, sharing your skills or just want to learn the basics for a holiday abroad? Flitwick Library has a brand new collection of language stock available to borrow! If you`re interested, come along, grab a cuppa and meet some new people!
On 10/11/18 from 11:00 to 12:00

The History of Leighton Buzzard Railway: a talk by Nick Hill

Discover the links between the building of the Railway with Belgium`s neutrality in 1914, and its subsequent history leading to it being a significant, award winning, Bedfordshire Museum. This is a Good Afternoon event. Admission is 1.50 and includes refreshments.
On 05/12/18 from 14:30 to 15:30

Language and Conversation Cafe

Fancy learning a new language, sharing your skills or just want to learn the basics for a holiday abroad? Flitwick Library has a brand new collection of language stock available to borrow! If you`re interested, come along, grab a cuppa and meet some new people!
On 08/12/18 from 11:00 to 12:00

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.
On 02/01/19 from 14:30 to 15:30

The Two Museums at Bletchley Park: a talk by Nick Hill

The Bletchley Park Trust and the National Museum of Computing. Find out how the strategic messages of German High Command and the enigma messages were broken, which lead to the development of the world`s first programmable electronic computer, Colossus. This is a Good Afternoon event. Admission is 1.50 and includes refreshments.
On 06/02/19 from 14:30 to 15:30

A Walk on Atlantis: a talk by David Squibb

A visit to Tenerife, probing behind the hot sunshine, sandy beaches and the souvenir shops to discover ancient mysteries, walk across the volcano, find the beautiful local crafts and find out why this island could be linked to the legendary Atlantis. Look into the crafts of the Oratavo Valley; whale watch from a catamaran; ponder over the pyramids of Guimar; find out why Christopher Columbus visited La Gomera before launching out for America. This is a Good Afternoon event. Admission is 1.50 and includes refreshments.
On 06/03/19 from 14:30 to 15:30

Gardens Through the Centuries: a talk by Dorothy Jamieson

The variety of English gardens now open to the public is wonderful. Come along with the Bedford National Trust to trace the development of garden design over several centuries and marvel at the gorgeous photographic examples of some well-known gardens, and others which may be a surprise. This is a Good Afternoon event. Admission is 1.50 and includes refreshments.
On 03/04/19 from 14:30 to 15:30


Regular Events

Mega Block Fun and Bee Bots (Term Time Only)

Fridays from 9.00 to 12.00

Crafty Tots (Term Time Only)

Tuesday from 9.00 to 12.00

Knit and Knatter

Wednesday from 1.30 to 3.00

Storytime for Pre-schoolers (Term Time Only)

Wednesday from 10.00 to 10.30

Colouring Club for Adults

Thursday from 12.00 to 1.30

RhymeTime (Term Time Only)

Thursday from 10.00 to 10.30

Bridge Club

Friday from 2.15 to 3.30

Coding Club (sign up at the library)

Saturday from 2.00 to 3.00

Lego Club

Saturday from 9.00 to 3.00


Other Events

Language and Conversation Cafe

Ask staff for dates and details
Once a month on a Saturday at 11

Good Afternoon

Guest speakers and refreshments
Once a month on a Wednesday

Read and Recommend

From 10.30
Once a month on a Saturday