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2018

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Follow this link for details of regular events such as storytime and rhymetime for under fives.

Ampthill | Barton | Bedford Central | Biggleswade | Bromham | Flitwick | Houghton Regis | Kempston | Leighton Buzzard | Putnoe | Potton | Sandy | Shefford | Stotfold | Toddington | Wootton
Ampthill Library
Lego Club and Board Games Club
Wednesdays
2.00 - 5.00
Drop in to build or play a game.

Thursday 18th April
9.30 - 12.30
Collage Craft
Come along to make a Spring collage to take home.
Fun

Book cover of Horace Burp Lizard Boy Saturday 27th April
2.30 - 3.30
Children's Illustration Workshop
Join the creators of Horace Burp and Lizard to learn how to use illustrations to bring stories to life.
At the workshop children will learn about; getting started with illustrations, what illustrations add, developing characters and how to draw features and movement.
Suitable for children aged 6+.
Tickets are £3.00 each.
Part of AmpLiterary.

Barton Library
How many eggs are in the jar?
Come in and have a go!
How many eggs do you think are in the jar?
The winner gets the eggs!

Easter Treasure Hunt
Can you find all the clues?
There will be prizes for under 5s, 5 to 9s and those over 10 years old.

Lego and Duplo Club
2.00 - 6.00
Love Lego and Lego?
Come along on Wednesdays and get building!

Thursday 18th April
9.00 - 1.00
Easter Cakes
Tasty Easter treats. Make Easter crispy cakes to take home... if they get that far!
Fun

Bedford Central Library
Sunday is Funday
11.30 - 1.30
Join us every Sunday for Giant Lego, Play Doh, Board Games, Puzzles and more...
Fun for all the family!

Lego Club
10.30 - 4.30
Love Lego?
Come along Saturday and get building!

Rhyme Time
11.30 - 12.00
Join us for songs and rhymes.

Thursday 18th April
12.30 - 3.30
Easter Craft
Come along for this fabulous Easter themed craft.
Rabbit holding an Easter sign

Easter chick chirping Saturday 20th and Tuesday 23rd April
10.30 - 4.30 and 11.30 - 3.30
Easter Lucky Dip Crafts
Missed a craft this holiday? Just pop in and catch up today.

Biggleswade Library
Wednesdays Fridays and Saturdays
10.00 - 10.30
Rhymetime
Rhymes and Songs for little ones.

Thursday 18th April
11.00 - 3.00
Funky Chickens
Join us for free fabulous family fun!
Easter chick popping out of egg

Recycle logo Thursday 18th April
3.30 - 4.30
Waste Reduction
Learn how to reduce the waste you create, what to recycle and more from our guest experts!

Saturday 20th April
11.00 - 3.00
Clothes Peg Egg
More fun-filled Easter crafts.
Fun

Bromham Library
Thursday 18th April
2.30 - 4.30
Easter Card Craft
Create a Scratch Art Easter card for someone you love.
Easter bunny with eggs

Bunny running Saturday 20th April
10.30 - 11.30
Easter Masks
Create an Easter mask to wear.

Tuesday 23rd April
2.30 - 4.30
Easter Craft Mix-Up
Missed an Easter craft this week?
Come along and catch up today.
Fun

Flitwick Library
Fun Thursday 16th April
10.00 'til stocks run out!
Easter Craft
Join us to make an Easter card to take home. Come early for some fabulous family fun!

Saturday 20th April
10.00 - 3.00
Lego and K'nex
Love lego? Love K'nex? Come along and get building!
lego 

Houghton Regis Library

Bird Thursday 18th April
10.00 - 3.00
Easter Wreath
Drop in to make an Easter Wreath for your door.

Kempston Library
Mondays and Fridays
2.00 - 5.00
Lego Club
Love Lego? Come along and get building this holiday!

Mondays
2.15 - 2.45
Storytime
Join us for fabulous stories.

Tuesdays
11.00 - 11.30
Rhymetime
Come along for fun songs and rhymes.

Tuesdays and Thursdays
3.30 - 5.00
Dice Warrior Games Club
Love board games?
Drop in to have some game fun.

Thursday 18th April
10.00 - 4.30
Easter Chick Craft
Make your own hatching Easter chick.
Easter chick popping out of egg

Easter bunny with eggs Saturday 20th April
10.00 - 3.30
Easter Bunny Craft
Drop in to make an Easter bunny to take home.

Tuesday 23rd April
11.30 - 4.30
Flower Craft
Design and make a beautiful bouquet of flowers picture using tissue paper.
Bird

Hama Beads Wednesday 24th April
2.00 - 5.30
Hama Beads
Get creative with garden themed Hama Beads.

Potton Library
Minion Treasure Hunt
Tuesday 2nd to Saturday 20th April
Find all the Minions hidden in the library for a chance to win an Easter Egg.

Rabbit with Easter signpost Thursday 18th and Saturday 20th April
10.00 - 12.30 and 10.00 - 3.30
Easter Wreath
Make an Easter wreath to decorate your door.

Wednesday 24th, Friday 26th and Saturday 27th April
3.00 - 5.30, 3.00 - 5.30 and 10.00 - 3.30
St George's Day Craft
Come along to make a collage of a knight and princess.
Knight and princess

Putnoe Library
Rabbit with Easter signpost Thursday 18th April
10.30 - 4.00
Easter Craft
Make Easter decorations to take home.

Saturday 20th April
10.00 - 3.00
Spring Wreath
Join us to make a Spring paper flower wreath.
Bird

Fun Tuesday 23rd April
10.00 - 3.00
Craft Mash Up
Missed crafts over the holidays?
Just come along to catch up.

Sandy Library
Mr Men Treasure Hunt
Tuesday 9th to Wednesday 17th April
Find all the Mr Men in the library for a chance to win a prize.

Thursday 18th April
9.30 - 4.00
Weather Craft
Crafts with a weather theme.
The forecast is for sunny intervals and April showers!
Umbrella

Shefford Library
Lego and Mega Block Fun
Tuesdays
10.00 - 11.30
Love building?
Come along and get creative with our blocks.

Junior Makers
Wednesdays
10.00 - 11.30
What wil you make?
Code our robots and design and build at our tech sessions.

Easter chick popping out of egg Thursday 18th April
10.00 - 11.30
Easter Holiday Crafts
Come along for some Easter fun for the whole family.

Stotfold Library
Easter Egg Hunt
Tuesday 9th to Saturday 20th April
Come to the library to find the hidden eggs to win a prize!
All entries will go into a prize draw to win an Easter Egg - the winner will be presented with their prize on Saturday 27th April.
Special thanks to Co-Op Stotfold for their generous donation of Easter Eggs.

Lego Club and Duplo Club
Wednesdays
4.00 - 5.30
Drop in and get building!

Coffee and Lego Club
Saturdays
9.00 - 3.00
Sip a coffee whilst the builders get creative!

Thursday 18th April
9.00 - 12.00
Easter Egg Craft
Join us to celebrate all things Easter with this egg craft.
Easter chick popping out of egg

Toddington Library
Easter bunny with eggs Thursday 18th April
9.30 - 12.00
Poppy and Sam @ Easter
Fabulous fun from the farmyard tales.

Saturday 20th April
9.30 - 3.00
Mix and Match crafts
Missed crafts over the holidays? Just come along to catch up!
Fun

Wootton Library
Lego Club, Colouring Club and Jigsaws
Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays - 3.45 - 4.45
Saturdays 11.00 - 12.30
Why not pop in to get creative!

Funtime for the Under 5s
Mondays
2.30 - 2.50
Family funtime!

Funtime for the Under 5s
Mondays
2.30 - 2.50
Family funtime!

Baby Funtime
Tuesdays
10.15 - 10.45
Family funtime!

We're Going on a Bear Hunt Thursday 18th and Saturday 20th April
10.00 - 11.30 and 11.00 - 12.30
Bear Hunt Story and Craft
Drop in to hear We're Going on a Bear Hunt and stay for the bear themed craft.

Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th April
10.00 - 11.30 and 2.00 - 4.30
Honeycomb Craft
Honeycomb colour in craft, plus make a flower decoration.
Bee flying

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