Reading Friends Birthday Bash
Friday 14 February 2020 from 12.15 - 1.45 pm
Join us at Central Library to celebrate a year of the Reading Friends project in Bolton
Interested in joining one of our monthly Reading Friends meetings? Thinking of volunteering as a Reading Friend in your local library? Or in setting up a group in your community? Or none of the above and just free on a Friday and looking for some book banter over buffet? Book your place then pop along any time between 12.15 and 1.45pm to find out more. Butty, brew and a bit of book banter guaranteed. We'll have quizzes to try out or take away, a "Guess the Detective" box to stretch the little grey cells and a raffle. All welcome!
Book your free place on Eventbrite.
Want to know more? Ring 01204 332853 and ask for Vivian or email email@example.com
Reading Friends Spring is in the air...
Thursday 12 March 2020 from 6-8pm
Join us at Bolton Central Library as we celebrate the start of Spring at our Reading Friends event with songs, poems and prose performed by Bolton Little Theatre.
You can also join us for a few games of Book Title Bingo and a chance to win a prize!
Book your free ticket on Eventbrite
Light refreshments provided. Want to know more? Ring 01204 332853 and ask for Vivian or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Breightmet Library Reading Friends
Meets on the first Thursday of every month from 2pm - 3pm
An informal group who meet to share stories over a brew and biscuit. An opportunity to listen, chat and relax with our Volunteers Rosemarie and Linda and all the Friends.
Have you read something interesting? Bring it along to share. Just want to listen? That's fine too.
So far we've celebrated National Poetry Day, discussed childhood books and memories and shared Christmas stories.
Want to know more? Email email@example.com or ring 01204 332853 and ask for Vivian. Or just come along to a meeting to say hello and try it out!
Dates for 2020
No January meeting
Thursday 6 February - "Relationships: friends, family, loves".
Thursday 5 March
Thursday 2 April
Thursday 7 May
Thursday 4 June
Thursday 2 July
Thursday 6 August
Thursday 4 September
Thursday 1 October
Thursday 5 November
Thursday 3 December
Central Library Reading Friends
Meets on the second Friday of every month from 2pm – 3pm
An informal group who meet to share stories over a brew and biscuit. An opportunity to listen, chat and relax with our Volunteer Jane and all of the Friends.
Read something interesting? Bring it along to share. Just want to listen? That's fine too.
Topics covered in 2019 include memories of childhood reads, “Surprising” reads, "Light and Dark", film and tv tie ins, stories about Nature and Winter.
Want to know more? Email firstname.lastname@example.org or ring 01204 332853 and ask for Charlotte or Vivian. Or just come along to a meeting to say hello and try it out!
Dates for 2020
Friday 10 January - "Scotland"
Friday 14 February - "Tales from the Sea"
Friday 13 March
Friday 17 April
Friday 15 May
Friday 12 June
Friday 10 July
Friday 14 August
Friday 11 September
Friday 9 October
Friday 13 November
Friday 11 December