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Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Saturday 8 June at 2pm: Bedknobs and Broomsticks

An apprentice witch, three kids and a cynical magician conman search for the missing component to a magic spell to be used in the defence of Britain in WWII. Classic movie starring Angela Lansbury, and David Tomlinson, directed by Robert Stevenson who also directed Mary Poppins.


No need to book — just turn up. Suggested donation £3 adults, £2 children. Ice creams and refreshments available.

Gardening for Wildlife

15 March at 7.00pm: Gardening for Wildlife,
with Fran Halsall

If you are keen to get your garden buzzing with bees and other beneficial insects then this talk will point you in the right direction. Join Greenhill resident and gardening tutor Fran Halsall, as she explores the principles behind creating beautiful gardens that are also thriving habitats.

Tickets £5, available from library reception.

Christmas in the Library 2018

And a good time was had by all …

With singing from Greenhill, Abbey Lane and Lowedges schools plus our very own Greenhill Songsters, storytelling, lucky dip, mulled wine and cake, silent auction, and a popular Junk Modelling activity, our “Chritmas in the Library” on 8 December was a real feel-good day.

The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society

Friday 4 January at 7.30pm

The Guernsey Literary And Potato Peel Pie Society

Film adaptation of Mary Ann Shaffer’s NY Times bestseller. In the aftermath of World War II, a writer forms an unexpected bond with the residents of Guernsey Island when she decides to write a book about their experiences during the war. Starring Lily James and Michael Huisman, the movie gained positive reviews with the Metro describing the performances as “classy”.

Code Club Parents Evening

Code Club Parents Evening

We’ve been running Code Club sessions for a while now and on 21 November, we’re holding a session for parents who:

  • Already have a child at code club 
  • Have a child who might be interested, and would like to know more

Also, although Code Club is aimed at teaching coding skills to 9-13 year olds, we’re wondering if there’s demand for a club for adults? It’s never too late to start learning! Come along if you’re interested.

Knit and Natter

Do you knit? Would you like to learn?

Lynn Munro runs a Knit and Natter  group in the library on the first and third Wednesday of each month from 10.00 to 12.00.  Experienced knitters and beginners welcome. We can provide needles and wool if you don’t have them.

For more information email Lynn at lynnimunro@googlemail.com

Disney on Ice Colouring Competition

Win a family ticket to see Disney on Ice in our free colouring competition

Enter our colouring competition to win four tickets for “Disney on Ice” at the FlyDSA Arena (Sheffield Arena) at 6.30 on Wednesday 14 November. You can download an entry form and colouring sheet to print out using this link, or pick one up from reception.

Completed entries must be returned to the library by 7 November. The winner will be notified on 8 November.

Toffee Music

Friday 16 Nov at 7pm

An evening of music (like no other!) with
Toffee Music

Claiming over a century of entertaining experience between them, Two old Fellas for Evening Entertainment (TOFFEE Music for short) are back with their quirky mix of songs ranging from Richard Rogers and Cole Porter through Music Hall and Vaudeville before coming “right up to date” with The Beatles. Also featuring a set of World War One songs. An evening of guaranteed enjoyment! Tickets for this event priced at £8. Toffee will be donating £100 to Weston Park Hospital.

Family Cinema: ELF

Free end-of-term Family Cinema
Friday 21 December at 6pm
ELF

Celebrate the end of school term with a free showing of the family movie “Elf”, featuring Will Ferrell, James Caan and Bob Newhart. After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.

Note the earlier-than-usual start time.There’s no booking — just turn up. (We reserve the right to refuse admission if we’re full!)