What's Love Got To Do With It
This year National Poetry Day is Thursday 2nd October and to mark the day The Isle of Man Poetry Society members have kindly agreed to perform at the Library. The event is entitled ‘What’s Love Got To Do With It’ and starts at 7.30pm. Tickets are free and can be obtained in advance from the ground floor counter of the library.
Manx Gaelic Today and Tomorrow
On Wednesday 15th October at 7.30pm Adrian Cain, Manx Language Officer at Culture Vannin will be holding a talk at the library titled ‘Manx Gaelic Today and Tomorrow’. Adrian will be speaking enthusiastically about the revival of the Manx language. He will also be teaching the audience a few words and phrases of everyday Manx. Tickets are free and available from the ground floor counter.
On Thursday 25th September we held a jam and marmalade competition at the library which was judged by Mrs Warburton from the Isle of Man WI Federation Society, pictured below with Jo Farrington from Bride who won best marmalade.
HBN Library welcomes “You are what you Read” in September
This month sees the Henry Bloom Noble Library continue its support of Island of Culture 2014 with a selection of varied events encompassing the theme “You are what you Read” Whenever you visit the library in September you will find exhibitions on each of the floors displaying allotment and gardening books. There will be plenty to choose from for you to get ideas for your greenhouses, gardens, window boxes etc.