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Red Joan

Evening Cinema
Friday 3 April at 7.30
Red Joan

Loosely inspired by a true story, this dramatized biopic shifts between two eras as it recounts the tale of Joan Stanley, a longtime British spy for the KGB who sees her peaceful suburban retirement abruptly shattered when she’s arrested for treason. Starring Judi Dench as the present day Joan and Sophie Cookson as her younger self.

Tickets available about a month before. A suggested donation of £5 gets you refreshments and a raffle ticket.

 

Doors open / refreshments 7.00pm. Film starts 7.30

Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Children’s Cinema
Saturday 11 April at 2.30

Dora and the Lost City of Gold

A live action adaptation of Nickelodeon’s long-running animated television series Dora the Explorer. The teenage Dora leads her friends on an adventure to save her parents and solve the mystery behind a lost city of gold.

No need for a ticket — just turn up! Suggested donation £3 adults £2 children. Sweets, ice creams available.

Farmageddon

Children’s Cinema
Saturday 2 May

Farmageddon

When an alien with amazing powers crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun the Sheep goes on a mission to shepherd the intergalactic visitor home before a sinister organization can capture her.

No need for a ticket — just turn up! Suggested donation £3 adults £2 children. Sweets, ice creams available.2 May

Judy

Evening Cinema
Friday 1 May at 7.30

Judy

Biographical film about the legendary Judy Garland, starring Renee Zellweger. Judy arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts. Songs include “You Made me Love You”, “The Trolley Song” and of course “Over the Rainbow”.

Tickets available about a month before the film. A suggested donation of £5 gets you refreshments and a raffle ticket.

Frozen 2

Children’s Cinema:
Saturday 6 June at 2.30pm

Frozen 2

Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven leave Arendelle to travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest of an enchanted land. They set out to find the origin of Elsa’s powers in order to save their kingdom.

No need for a ticket — just turn up! Suggested donation £3 adults £2 children. Sweets, ice creams available.6

Little Women

Evening Cinema
Friday 5 June at 7.30

Little Women

2019 adaptation of the classic by Louisa May Alcott. Jo March reflects back and forth on her life, telling the beloved story of the March sisters – four young women each determined to live life on their own terms.

Tickets available about a month before the film. A suggested donation of £5 gets you refreshments and a raffle ticket.5 Ju

New Books December 2019

New Books for a New Decade

We’ve recently put over 100 new adult titles on the shelves to tempt you in 2020. Come back in the new year (we re-open on 3 Jan) and check them out. You’ll find them on the central blue display stand. In the meantime, here’s a sampling.  There are new children’s books too!

Book Club

New book club!

Due to the popularity of our existing book club we’re starting a new one! The club meets in the library in the evening of the third Wednesday of each month. The new group will likely start on 19 Feb.

Places will be limited so if you would like to join please send an email to kirsty.atkin1@gmail.com

Christmas in the Library 2019

Saturday 14 December, 10am to 3pm

With singing from local school choirs plus our very own Greenhill Songsters, storytelling, a cake stall, refreshments, mulled wine, a lucky dip, and competitions, there’s something for all the family at our special day. The timetable looks like this:

  • 10.00 Event opens
  • 10.30 Storytelling with Suzi Hithersay
  • 11.15 Greenhill School Choir
  • 12.00 Storytelling with Suzi Hithersay
  • 12.45 Abbey Lane School Choir
  • 1.15 Greenhill songsters
  • 2.00 Lowedges School Choir

Mums dads and kids — don’t miss our scrapbox challenge: make us a Christmas Tree from scrap materials!

The library will be decorated for Christmas; library services and the bookshop will be open all day. There is even an unconfirmed rumour that Father Christmas may visit in the afternoon.

Come and join us for a great family day!