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What’s On at Rochford Library in July 2018


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

All events are FREE unless stated

What’s On at Rochford Library in July 2018

Tuesday 3rd  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.

Friday 6th   From 10am Ancestry

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

Saturday 14th   1030-11.30am  Block Builders Construction Club

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


Saturday 21st   10-11:00am   Councillors

Meet your local councillors representing Hawkwell East & West Ward, discuss queries you may have.


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.


Baby & Toddler: Stories and rhymes for all 0-5yrs. Every Friday (term time only) 2-2:30pm - now with music!

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.

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.


Book Sale: Every Saturday

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

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

Saturday 14th July – Saturday 1st September

Free to join at any Essex Library throughout the Summer Holidays