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Libraries have lots of fun for February

DUNS LIBRARY READERS GROUP
 
Date: 1 February 2017
Location: Duns Library Contact Centre
Time: 11.00am -12.30pm
Cost: Free
This is a friendly group, and we will be discussing 'Life after Life' by Kate Atkinson. Come along and say as much or as little as you wish, please contact Duns Library Contact Centre on 01361 882622 or Email: libduns@scotborders.gov.uk
 
BOOKBUG
 
Date: 2, 9, 16, & 23 February 2017
Location: Innerleithen Library Contact Centre
Time: 10.00am-11.00am
Cost: Free
Fun with songs, rhymes and stories for the under 5's Please contact Innerleithen Library Contact Centre on 01896 830789 or Email: libinnerleithen@scotborders.gov.uk
 
BOOKBUG
 
Date: 2, 9, 16 & 23 February 2017
Location: Galashiels Library
Time: 10.00am- 10.30 am
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies/toddlers. Booking required, please contact Galashiels Library on 01896 664170 or Email: libgalashiels@liveborders1.org.uk
 
BOOKBUG
 
Date: 2, 9, 16 & 23 February 2017
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 10.30am-11.00 am (for babies)
Time:  2.30pm-3.00 pm (for toddlers -5's)
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies/toddlers. Please contact Hawick Library on 01450 364640 or Email: libhawick@liveborders1.org.uk
 
PEEBLES LIBRARY WRITING GROUP
 
Date: 6 February 2017
Location: Peebles Library
Time: 10.30am - 12 noon
Cost: Free
Are you Interested and enthusiastic about writing?  Want to be part of a writing group?  Come along and bring your ideas.  Meet the first Monday of the month. For further information, please contact Peebles Library on 01721 726333 or Email: libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk
 
BOOKBUG
 
Date: 6 & 20 February 2017
Location: Duns Library Contact Centre
Time: 11.15am-11.45am
Cost: Free
A relaxed session for the under 5's - with stories, songs and rhymes.  Come and join the fun. Please contact Duns Library Contact Centre on 01361 882622 or Email: libduns@scotborders.gov.uk
 
BOOKBUG
 
Date: 6 & 20 February 2017
Location: Jedburgh Library Contact Centre
Time: 10.30-11.00am
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies/toddlers. Please contact Jedburgh Library Contact Centre on 01835 863592 or Email: libjedburgh@scotborders.gov.uk
 
TWEETS & HASHTAGS - IS SOCIAL MEDIA FOR ME?
 
(National Libraries Day Event)
Date: 7 February 2017
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 2.00pm - 3.00pm
Cost: Free - but booking recommended
As part of National Libraries Day come and find out about different social network sites and what they can offer.  Pick up some tips on using social media responsibly. 
 
BOOKBUG
 
Date: 7, 21 & 28 February 2017
Location: Burgh Hall, Peebles
Time: 10.00am-10.30am
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for the under 5's.  Please contact Peebles Library on 01721 726333 or Email: libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk
 
BOOKBUG
 
Date: 9 & 23 February 2017
Location: Coldstream Library Contact Centre
Time: 9.30am - 9.55am
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for the under 5's. Booking essential - please contact Coldstream Library Contact Centre on 01890 883314 or email libcoldstream@scotborders.gov.uk or Library HQ on 01750 726400 or email libraries@liveborders1.org.uk
 
RNIB DROP IN SESSION
 
Date: 13 February 2017
Location: Duns Library Contact Centre
Time: 1.00 pm - 2.30 pm
Cost: Free
Feel free to come to our drop in session and find out what aids are available for those with sight issues. Please contact Duns Library Contact Centre on 01361 882622 or Email: libduns@scotborders.gov.uk
 
ANIMATING THE VOICES OF THE BORDERS
 
Date: 13 February 2017
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 9.45 am - 12.30 pm
Cost: Free - but must be booked in advance - For ages 5-7 years (accompanying carers required) Calling all budding animators... Come along for an exciting introduction to the world of animated film with Simone Russell. You'll be using recorded interviews as your soundtrack, and your videos will be uploaded onto the internet to help others explore the history of the Borders - how's that for fame! Places are free but must be booked in advance by contacting Hawick Library on 01450 364640 or Email: libhawick@liveborders1.org.uk
 
ANIMATING THE VOICES OF THE BORDERS
 
Date: 14 February 2017
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 9.45 am - 12.30 pm
Cost: Free - but must be booked in advance - For ages 8-12 years (accompanying carers required) Calling all budding animators... Come along for an exciting introduction to the world of animated film with Simone Russell. You'll be using recorded interviews as your soundtrack, and your videos will be uploaded onto the internet to help others explore the history of the Borders - how's that for fame! Places are free but must be booked in advance by contacting Hawick Library on 01450 364640 or Email: libhawick@liveborders1.org.uk
 
PEEBLES LIBRARY READING GROUP
 
Date: 15 February 2017
Location: Peebles Library
Time: 10.30am-11.30am
Cost: Free
Do you love reading?  Enjoy discussing books?  Want to be part of a reading group?  The group will be discussing 'Our Endless Numbered Days' by Claire Fuller on Wednesday 15 February. For further information, please contact Peebles Library on 01721 726333 or Email: libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk
 
PEEBLES LIBRARY JUNIOR READING GROUP (P4-P7)
 
Date: 17 February 2017
Location: Peebles Library
Time: 2.30pm-3.30pm
Cost: Free
Interested in reading and talking about books?  The group meets the 3rd Friday of the month in Peebles Library.  The group will be discussing Skellig by David Almond on Friday 17th February. For further information, please contact Peebles Library on 01721 726333 or Email: libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk
 
RNIB DROP IN SESSION
 
Date: 20 February 2017
Location: Peebles Library
Time: 11.00am-1.00pm
Cost: Free
Is sight loss affecting your daily living?  Come along to this drop-in session to: 

Discuss any concerns or needs you have as a result of sight loss.

Pick up leaflets & information.
Try a small range of daily living equipment.
 
For further information, please contact Alison Paton-Day on 07771940387 or Email: Alison.patonday@rnib.org
 
INNERLEITHEN TUESDAY BOOK GROUP
 
Date: 21 February 2017
Location: Innerleithen Library Contact Centre
Time: 6.00pm-7.00pm
Cost: Free
Read the chosen book then come along to join in the discussion. Join others interested in reading to discuss books in this informal setting. The group will be discussing The True Deceiver by Tove Jansson on Tuesday 21 February.  The group meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month. For further information, please contact Innerleithen Library Contact Centre on 01896 830789 or Email: libinnerleithen@scotborders.gov.uk
 
LLAMAS
 
Date: 24 February 2017
Location: Duns Library Contact Centre
Time: 2.00pm-3.15pm
Cost: Free
A family event: this month has the theme 'Museums mystery objects', using stories and crafts.  Share the story, with games and crafts.  Please contact Duns Library Contact Centre on 01361 882622 or Email: libduns@scotborders.gov.uk
 
BOOKBUG
 
Date: 24 February 2017
Location: Kelso Library Contact Centre
Time: 10.30am-11.00am
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies/toddlers. Please contact Kelso Library Contact Centre on 01573 223171 or Email: libkelso@scotborders.gov.uk
 
BRITISH SCIENCE WEEK....light up your imagination...and your library! 
 
Want to shock your friends and family... and yourself?
 
Then come along to our fantastic science workshops and get creative!  You can have fun making cool, Squishy Circuit Models and use amazing conductive paint to create your very own Light Up Alien to take home with you!  And... returning by popular demand... are you brave enough to face the Van der Graaf Generator?  You're guaranteed to have a hair-raising time... Free Children's/Family Event.  Please book to ensure your place. Children under the age of 8 to be accompanied by an adult, please.
 
Date: Saturday 11 March 2017
Location: Peebles Library
Time: 10.30am-11.30am
Cost: Free - booking essential
To book, please call 01721 726333 or Email:  libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk
 
Date: Saturday 11 March 2017
Location: Melrose Library
Time: 1.30pm-2.30pm
Cost: Free - booking essential
To book please 01896 664171 Email:  libmelrose@liveborders1.org.uk