Easter Egg Hunt

April’s Island of Culture theme is ‘Read all About it’ and we’re holding a book related Easter egg hunt! Hidden all around the library are eggs containing authors' names and book titles. Just hunt them down and fill out the answer sheet. All correct entries will be added into a draw to win this giant chocolate Easter Egg!

 Giant Easter Egg

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Egg-cellent Time Had By All

We had our Easter craft workshop yesterday (16/04/14) and everyone had a great time making boucning bunnies, rabbits, Easter cards and more! Plus they listened to Easter stories and there was a raffle to win an Easter lamb. Keep watching our website for information on upcoming craft workshops.


The library's Susan Caley with some of the children who attended the workshop

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We're now on Instagram!

The library now has its own Instagram feed! You can find us by following this link http://instagram.com/douglaslibrary or by searching for @douglaslibrary using the Instagram app on your smart phone or tablet.


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Murder in the Library

Come and join us for the world premiere of a one act play for radio, featuring Agatha Ripper and performed by ‘Voices’. On Wednesday 30th April at 7.30pm. This event is being held as part of our Island of Culture initiative.

Refreshments will be available, tickets are free and available from the ground floor library counter.



March Competition Winner

8 year old Cerys Mudie won our children's competition in March to design an alternative book cover for her favourite book. Cerys drew a new cover for Polly the Party Fun Fairy by Daisy Meadows. The prize included a fairy jigsaw game, some chocolate and a craft kit. Cerys is pictured below with Library Assistant Caroline Highy who came up with the competition which was held as part of our Island of Culture initiative.


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