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What’s On at Rochford Library in May 2018


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What’s On at Rochford Library in May 2018

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

All events are FREE unless stated

Tuesday 1st  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 4th  From 10am   Ancestry

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

Sat 18th   10-11am   Councillors

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


Saturday 19th  10-11:30am   Block builders Construction Club

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

Saturday 26th  10.30-11:30am   Elmer Day

Join us to celebrate this year’s Elmer the Elephant themed craft event with stories and fun activities. (See more below)

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.

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.

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

Join a Book group: New members welcome

Meet every 1st Thursday    Each month at 11am   Here in the library   Ask staff for detail


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