Library Events

Libraries aren't just for reading! We have lots of fab events taking place in libraries across the Borders this month. Read on for more...

We are looking for donations of LEGO to start a Lego Club! If you're able to give, please drop off any donations at your local Library.

 

BOOKBUG
Date: Thursday 10, 17, 24 and 31 January 2019
Location: Innerleithen Library Contact Centre
Time: 10:00–11:00
Cost: Free
Come and join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and toddlers.  Please contact Innerleithen Library Contact Centre on 01896 830789 or Email: libinnerleithen@scotborders.gov.uk

HAWICK LIBRARY READING GROUP
Date: Monday 7 January 2019
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 15:00 – 16:00
Cost: Free
Love reading? Enjoy discussing books? Want to be part of a reading group?
The Hawick Library Reading Group meets again on Monday 7th January 2019.  For further details please contact Hawick Library on 01450 364640 or Email: libhawick@liveborders1.org.uk

PEEBLES LIBRARY WRITING GROUP
Date: Monday 7 January 2019
Location: Peebles Library
Time: 10:30 – 12:30 
Cost: Free
Interested and enthusiastic about writing?  Want to be part of a writing group?  Come along and bring your ideas.  Meets on the first Monday of the month (unless a Public Holiday).
For further information please contact Peebles Library on 01721 726333 or Email: libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk

BOOKBUG
Date:  Monday 7 and 21 January 2019
Location: Jedburgh Library Contact Centre
Time: 10:30–11:00
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and toddlers. Please contact Jedburgh Library Contact Centre on 01835 863592 or Email: libjedburgh@scotborders.gov.uk  

BOOKBUG
Date: Tuesday 8, 15, 22 and 29 January 2019
Location: Burgh Hall, Peebles
Time: 10:00–10:30
Cost: Free
Come and join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and toddlers.  Please contact Peebles Library on 01721 726333 or Email: libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk

STITCH AND CHAT CRAFT GROUP
Date: Tuesday 8, 15, 22 & 29 January 2019
Location: Galashiels Library
Time: 10:00-12:00
Cost: Free
Stitch and Chat are a craft group that meet every Tuesday at Galashiels Library. Bring your own work, share skills and meet people. New members always welcome. Contact Galashiels Library on 01896 664170 or email libgalashiels@liveborders1.org.uk for more information.

CODE CLUB
Date: Tuesdays & Wednesdays in January
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 15:45 – 16:45 
Cost: Free – Booking essential
Code Club is FREE at the Library!  Learn how to make computer games, Websites and animations.  On Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 3.45-4.45pm.  Suitable for 9-11yrs.  Booking essential as spaces are limited.  Please contact Hawick Library on 01450 364640 or email: libhawick@liveborders1.org.uk

GET CLICKING SESSIONS
Date: Every Tuesday
Location: Galashiels Library
Time: 14:30 -15:30
Cost: Free
Computer learning classes aimed at the complete beginner.  Booking essential.  Contact Galashiels Library on 01896 664170 or email libgalashiels@liveborders1.org.uk

GET CLICKING SESSIONS
Date:  Every Tuesday
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 09:15-10:30
Cost: Free – Booking essential
Computer learning classes aimed at the complete beginner. Booking essential.  Contact Hawick Library on 01450 364640 or email libhawick@liveborders1.org.uk

GET SURFING SESSIONS
Date:  Every Wednesday
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 09:15-10:30
Cost: Free – booking essential
Computer learning classes aimed at the complete beginner. Booking essential.  Contact Hawick Library on 01450 364640 or email libhawick@liveborders1.org.uk

DUNS LIBRARY READERS GROUP        
Date: Wednesday 9 January 2019
Location: Duns Library Contact Centre
Time: 10:00 -11:15 and 11:45 – 13:00
Cost: Free
Love Reading? Enjoy discussing books? Want to be part of a reading group?
For more information contact Duns Library Contact Centre on 01361 882622 or Email: libduns@scotborders.gov.uk   

BOOKBUG
Date:  Thursday 10, 17, 24 & 31 January
Location: Galashiels Library
Time: 10:00 -10:30 
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and toddlers.  To book a place contact Galashiels Library on 01896 664170 or Email: libgalashiels@liveborders1.org.uk  

BOOKBUG
Date: Thursdays 10, 17, 24 & 31 January
Location: Hawick Library
Time: 10:30–11:00 (for babies 0-2 years)
Time:  14:30–15:00 (2-4 years)
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and toddlers. Please contact Hawick Library on 01450 364640 or Email: libhawick@liveborders1.org.uk

BOOKBUG
Date: Friday 11, 18 and 25 January 2019
Location: Melrose Library
Time: 10:00–10:30 (for under 1’s)
Time:  10:45–11:30 (for toddlers)
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and toddlers.  Please contact Melrose Library on 01896 664171 or Email: libmelrose@liveborders1.org.uk

INNERLEITHEN TUESDAY BOOK GROUP
Date: Tuesday 15 January 2019
Location: Innerleithen Library Contact Centre
Time: 18:00 - 19:00
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 meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month.  The group will be discussing The Paying Guests by Sarah Waters on Tuesday 15 January.  For further information please contact Innerleithen Library Contact Centre on 01896 830789 or Email: libinnerleithen@scotborders.gov.uk

PEEBLES LIBRARY READERS GROUP
Date: Wednesday 16 January 2019
Location: Peebles Library
Time: 10:30–11:30
Cost: Free
Love reading?  Enjoy discussing books?  Want to be part of a reading group?  The group will be discussing The Thing about December by Donal Ryan on 16 January.
For further information please contact Peebles Library on 01721 726333 or Email: libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk

PEEBLES LIBRARY JUNIOR READING GROUP (P5-P7)
Date: Friday 18 January 2019
Location: Peebles Library
Time: 14:30 - 15:30 
Cost: Free
Interested in reading and talking about books?  The Junior Reading Group for P5-P7 meets the 3rd Friday of the month in Peebles Library.  For further information please contact Peebles Library on 01721 726333 or Email: libpeebles@liveborders1.org.uk

BOOKBUG
Date:  Friday 25 January 2019
Location: Kelso Library Contact Centre Library
Time: 10:30 -11:00
Cost: Free
Join us for fun with songs, rhymes and stories for babies and toddlers. Please contact Kelso Library Contact Centre on 01573 223171 or Email: libkelso@scotborders.gov.uk  

GALASHIELS LIBRARY BOOK GROUP
Date: Monday 28 January 2019
Location: Galashiels Library
Time: 14:00 - 15:00
Cost: Free
Interested in joining a Book Group? Galashiels Library reading group meets at the Library on the last Monday of every month. New members welcome. If you would like more information contact Galashiels Library on 01896 664170 or email libgalashiels@liveborders1.org.uk

Kelso Library Readers Group – The next meeting will take place on Tuesday 29 January.  Please contact Kelso Library Contact Centre for more details. Tel: (01573) 223 171

LEGO CLUB
Date: Thursday 31 January 2019
Location: Melrose Library
Time:  16:00 - 17:00
Cost: Free
Come along and join in the fun at our new Lego Club.  For ages 5-11.  Please contact Melrose Library on 01896 664171 or Email: libmelrose@liveborders1.org.uk