August Library Activities 2018 on Rochford Life Magazine
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What’s On at Rochford Library in August 2018


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Book Sale: Every Saturday

Events: Some events don’t make it here so look out for our posters.

Peabody - was Family Mosaic: Every Friday morning. A representative is available for free advice on housing, mental health, financial support and more.


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What’s On at Rochford Library in August 2018

For more information on any of the events contact us on  03330 132 688 or visit

All events are FREE unless stated

Friday 3rd  From 10am   Ancestry

Free ½ hour taster sessions to introduce you using Ancestry online. Booking required.

Tuesday 7th  From 10am   Knit and Natter

From beginner to advanced welcome. Bring along your projects and share your skills and ideas. We work on group projects and individual creations. No need to book, just pop along.

Saturday 25th  10-11:30am   Block builders Construction Club

Get creative with building blocks. Fun for all children. No booking required.

Saturday 14th July – Saturday 1st September

Free to join at any Essex Library throughout the Summer Holidays

Weekly events for children held at the library

Wishing Well Centre: Baby & Toddler session. Every Tuesday (term time only) 9:45-10:15am. Stories & rhymes for all young children.  New session starts 11th Sept.

Baby & Toddler: Stories and rhymes for all 0-5yrs. Every Friday (term time only) 2-2:30pm.)  New session starts 14th Sept.

Weekly training held at the library

Computer Training: Not sure where to start? We can help you to start using a computer. Ask staff for details.

New sessions will starts late Sept.

Job Club: Drop in sessions every Friday from 10:30am. Get help the Universal Job Match, applying online & CV’s.

Tablet Tuition: Free ½ hour sessions every Thursday morning. Get hints and tips on using your tablet. We can also help with other tech like mobile phones and laptops. Booking required.