Tag Archives: reading

Spread the word about National Libraries Day

Libraries across Somerset will be hosting a range of events and activities to celebrate National Libraries Day on Saturday 7 February. From coffee mornings and craft demonstrations to Lego clubs, storytimes, reading groups and poetry readings, there will be something to suit all tastes and ages, including Treasure Hunts for children and a Literary Quiz […]

Library events at the Yeovil Literary Festival

Yeovil Library will be welcoming a host of great authors as part of this year’s Yeovil Literary Festival. The full programme takes place at venues across the town from 6-9 November and is packed with inspirational thinkers, celebrities, comedians and broadcasters. A number of the events will be held at Yeovil Library. Councillor David Hall, […]

Go explore with a library Reading Passport

Explore the wonderful world of books this autumn by picking up a Reading Passport from your local Somerset Library. All 34 Somerset libraries will be taking part in the scheme and supplies of passports are expected to be snapped up quickly. This year’s Reading Passport explores four exciting genres – poetry, science fiction, romance and […]

Take part in a Mythical Challenge this summer

Somerset’s libraries are inviting children to find their way through the Mythical Maze Summer Reading Challenge. To take part in the challenge, children collect stickers (some of which are very smelly) and fill in a Mythical Maze poster. Everyone who completes the challenge by reading six books throughout the summer will receive a certificate and a […]