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Measham Library

Measham Library

David Lunn presents The Wind in The Willows, Tuesday 16th August at 7.15pm.

He will be reading short extracts from the book, and talking about the animals that inspired it.

£3 on the door, all proceeds going to the MS Society.

Poster attached for contact information.

Posted: Fri, 12 Aug 2022 09:15 by admin

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Measham Library 6th Birthday Weekend!

Come and join us to celebrate our 6th birthday weekend!Saturday 13th and Sunday 14th August 11-3.Both days:Den building, Bug hotels, Face Painting, LEGO corner, Paper plane competition, Raffle, Plant and Produce stall.Saturday:Compost Safari, Wormery, Pixie TrailSunday:Tombola, Cake stall, Circus skills.Measham and District Community LibraryHigh StreetMeashamSwadlincoteDE12 7HR0116 Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Aug 2022 11:32 by admin

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Bees and Bee Keeping evening at Measham Library

Bees and Bee Keeping evening at Measham Library

The fascinating world of Bees and Bee keeping with Nigel from Temple Bees

2nd August at 7.15pm

£3 on the door for entry and refreshments

For more info call 0116 3053709 or email

Posted: Wed, 27 Jul 2022 12:10 by admin

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Information from Measham Library


Saturday 23rd July @2pm

Ally from Berryfields will be running a practical workshop to learn how to hand tie a bouquet.

Please bring your own flowers and vase.

Come along,make new friends and learn a new skill!

Tickets cost £8 and are available from Berryfields and the Library.

Refreshments are included!


FREE Taster Session of the WELCOME CLUB!

The Welcome club, previously... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 21 Jul 2022 12:17 by admin

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Measham Community Library

Measham Community Library

"Love Spoons"

A fascinating talk by Stuart Morgan.

Green-wood carving to Welsh Love Spoons.

See poster for more information.

Posted: Tue, 19 Jul 2022 09:08 by admin

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Go Learn - Gadgeteers

Summer Reading Challenge.

Come and have some science themed fun with the Family Learning team. You will make and experiment with things that fly, spin, grow and wiggle ! Everything you make you will take home.

Sessions are being run throughout July and August.

See poster for more information.

Posted: Wed, 29 Jun 2022 09:22 by admin

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Measham Community Library

May is History Month!

Join us during May for our local history activities and there are plenty of ways to get involved!

Come along and see some of the famous Measham Teapots AND a display about the John Moore school in Appleby.

Bring in your favourite family recipe, to be made into a local recipe book, in conjunction with Measham Museum.

Attend the 'Hidden Treasures' local history talk and display on Tuesday... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 04 May 2022 12:15 by admin

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Measham Mindfulness

New Mindfulness Meditation Sessions at Measham Library

There will be a FREE taster session on Wednesday 23rd March at 6.30pm

Come along and join us for a short session to find out more about Mindfulness.

This simple but Powerful practice is known to increase feelings of happiness, compassion and wellbeing. We are hoping to run regular sessions in the future.

Please contact Fiona for more details or to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Mar 2022 10:07 by admin

Tags: Community Information, Health & Wellbeing, Library

Message from Measham Library

Unfortunately we have made the decision to cancel the talk on Tuesday 18th January.The Sausage Boys will now be on Tuesday 15th February and the Quiz postponed until later in the year.Sorry for any inconvenience.

Posted: Wed, 12 Jan 2022 11:03 by admin

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Update from Measham Library

We are planning a series of talks/workshops as part of a Covid Recovery initiative for which we receive government funding.

The first is Tuesday 19 October -The Bee Man. The ever popular local man discusses and entertains us with all things Bee and an opportunity to purchase his products.

Tuesday 16th November - Berryfields Florist - A demonstration of Winter flowers and displays to inspire us from our... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Oct 2021 09:46 by admin

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