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Take a look at the events and activities taking place in your local libraries

 

 

 

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Computer and Family History Tasters and Digitial Drop-Ins

Throughout the Week

Various Vale Libraries

We run computer and family history taster sessions throughout the year as well as regular digital drop-ins. Please see the classes page for more details.

 

 

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Chatterbooks

Monthly reading groups

Barry 

A number of monthly 'Chatterbooks' reading groups are held in the library for children aged 4-12 years. Please contact the library for more information. You can find out more about Chatterbooks (Clonclyfrau) on the Reading Agency website.

 

 

 

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Chatterbooks

Monthly Reading Group

Llantwit Major Library

Please ask at the library for more information on how to join.


 

 

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Chatterbooks

Monthly Reading Group

Penarth Library

Monthly children's reading group for 7 - 12 year olds. Please ask in the library for more information about how to join.

 

 

 

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Rhyme and Sign

Mondays, 9:45am - 10:15am & 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Barry Library

Singing sessions using baby signing ages 0 - 4 years

 

 

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Bounce and Rhyme

Mondays, 11:00am - 11:30am

Barry Library

Singing sessions for children aged newborn - 12 months.

 

 

Open Book

Amser Stori

Mondays, 2:00pm - 3:00pm (term time only)

Penarth Library

Come and listen to a Welsh story with your young child. Please contact the library for more information.

 

 

 

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Code Club

Mondays 3:45pm - 4:45pm

Cowbridge Library

For ages 9+

Have an idea for a game, app or a website, but no idea how to make it happen? Learn to code with cowbridge library.

 

Each week we'll cover some basics and give you freetime to work on a project!

 

 

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Knit and Natter Group

Tuesdays, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Barry Library

Barry Library's Knit and Natter Group launches on Tuesday 24 November and will meet weekly on Tuesdays. All abilities are welcome and needles and wool will be provided for anyone who doesn't have their own.

 

 

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Amser Stori

Tuesdays, 10:30am

Barry Library

Weekly storytime through the medium of Welsh. For babies and children aged 0-4 years.

 

 

Toddler Time

Tuesdays, 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Penarth Library

Toddler time is a stories and craft session for under fives. Bookings are taken on the day for the session. Please ring or visit the library after 9:30am to book your place. 

 

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Code Club

Tuesdays, 3:45pm - 4:45pm

Penarth Library

Age 9+

Have an idea for a game, an app or a website, but no idea how to make it happen? Learn to code with Penarth Library. 

 

Each week we'll cover some basics and give you freetime to work on a project.

 

 

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Tots Treasure Time

Alternate Wednesdays, 10:00am - 10:30am

Penarth Library

A themed musical rhyme session for babies and tots. There is no need to book for these sessions.

 

 

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Storytime

Wednesdays 10:30am (during term time)

Llantwit Major Library

A lively story and rhyme session for all pre-school children is held every Wednesday.

 

 

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Storytime

Wednesdays, 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Barry Library

Story and craft for 2-5 year olds.

 

 

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Storytime

Wednesdays, 2:00pm - 2:30pm (during term time)

Cowbridge Library

For under fives.

 

 

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Chatterbooks

Wednesdays, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Cowbridge Library

Reading groups for ages 8-12 years are held in Cowbridge library. It's become a very popular activity so there are now two groups.

 

 

 

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Barry Library Dungeons and Dragons Club

Wednesdays 4:00pm - 5:00pm (fornightly)

Barry Library

Barry Library’s Dungeons and Dragons Club is a fun introduction to role-playing games for ages 8-12 years.

Please contact the library for more information and to book a place.

 

 

Open Book

Amser Stori

Thursdays, 10:30am

Llantwit Major Library

Weekly storytime on Thursday mornings through the medium of Welsh. For babies and children aged 0 - 4 years.

 

 

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Rhyme and Sign

Alternate Fridays, 10:00am - 10:30am

Penarth Library

Action and singing sessions using baby signing take place for under fives. There is no need to book for these sessions.

 

 

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Shared Reading Group

Fridays, 1:00pm

Barry Library

The Barry Library Shared Reading group meets at 1:00pm on Fridays in the Meeting Room upstairs. Refreshments are provided free of charge. All are welcome.

 

 

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Saturday Stories

Saturdays, 10:30am

Llantwit Major Library

A stories and simple craft session for children aged 4-7.

 

 

 

Cool Crafts

Saturdays, 11:30am - 12:30pm

Cowbridge Library

For ages 5+

Cost: £2 per child

Numbers are limited, so please contact the library to book a place.