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August 2014

Fri
1
Mythical Maze Board Game
1000-1100, Eastcote library
Create your very own myths and legends board game
We're going on a dragon hunt! Storytime
1000-1100, Yiewsley library
Dragon themed storytime with colouring & simple crafts
Harry Potter and the goblet of Fire
1100-1200, Charville library
Enter the world of Harry Potter and imagine you are a journalist writing for the Quibbler or Daily Prophet
IT taster sessions
1000-1100, Uxbridge library
Booking essential.
Hillingdon Carers Reading Group
1400-1600, Yeading Library
Carers getting together to read poems, reminiscent, make new friends, refreshments available
Sat
2
Harefield Village History day
0900-1700, Harefield library
Bring in items to do with World War 1.
Make a Mythical Monster!
1030-1130, Northwood Hills library
What will your monster look like? literacy and craft session
Harefield's VCs, Ryder and Kinross
1100-1200, Harefield library
by the Harefield History Society
Mon
4
We're going on a dragon hunt!
1030-1130, Hayes End library
Dragon themed storytime with colouring & simple crafts
Freshwater Theatre
1100-1200, Oak Farm library
Can you rise to the challenge and help the fierce and mighty minotaur track down his party guests in this interactive drama session?
Freshwater Theatre
1400-1500, Uxbridge library
Can you rise to the challenge and help the fierce and mighty minotaur track down his party guests in this interactive drama session?
What's in the box?
1400-1500, Harefield library
Let loose your imagination and decide 'what's in the box?' Creative writting session
Bookstart Rhymetime
1100-1230, Oak Farm Library
Come and join us for songs and play for the under 2's and meet other mums/carers for coffee and chat. Term time only.
Disability Reading and Writing Group
1400-1530, Hillingdon Sports and Leisure Complex
Reading and Writing group for people with disabilities, consisting of fun and interactive activities.
Tue
5
Meet Author Jason Rohan
1000-1100, Harefield library
Meet the author Jason Rohan and discover a world of mythical monsters
Storytime
1100-1130, Harlington library
Mythical Maze themed storytime with colouring & simple craft
Meet author Jason Rohan
1400-1500, Uxbridge library
Meet the author Jason Rohan and discover a world of mythical monsters
Northolt and World War 1
1400-1600, Manor Farm Library
with Sgt Bristow, RAF Northolt
Meet Author Jason Rohan
1600-1700, Botwell Green library
Meet the author Jason Rohan and discover a world of mythical monsters
Ickenham reading group
1400-1500, Ickenham library
New book every month!
Wed
6
Meet Author Jason Rohan
1000-1100, Ruislip Manor library
Meet the author Jason Rohan and discover a world of mythical monsters
Monsters and Mermaids
1000-1100, Ickenham library
Themed storytime with colouring & simple crafts
Crazy Fables
1030-1130, Hayes End library
Fairy tales with a twist. Creative writing workshop
Community fete
1300-1700, Botwell Green Library
Activities for families from the period
Crazy Fables
1400-1500, Northwood Hills library
Three Billy Goats Gruff themed storytime and activity.
Meet Author Jason Rohan
1400-1500, Manor Farm library
Meet the author and discover a world of mythical monsters
Great War animal crafts
1500-1700, Ruislip Manor Library
Children's craft session.
Meet author Jason Rohan
1600-1700, South Ruislip library
Meet the author and discover a world of mythical monsters

List all events for August 6 »

Thu
7
Beast Quest Adventures
1100-1200, Charville library
Imagine you are author Adam Blade and create a whole new beast quest creature
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1100-1200, Yiewsley library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Storytime
1100-1200, Botwell Green library
Mythical Maze themed storytime with simple craft
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1400-1500, Yeading library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Great War trench building
1400-1600, Ruislip Manor Library
Children's craft session.
Book Bunch
1500-1600, Botwell Green library
Fun Read Aloud Club for children. Discover the wondrous creatures of myths and legends through our chosen stories and poems.
Meet Author Jason Rohan
1600-1700, Oak Farm library
Meet the author and discover a world of mythical monsters
Read Aloud
1000-1100, Hayes End Library
Come along to our group, sit back and listen to great inspiring poetry and stories.

List all events for August 7 »

Fri
8
Freshwater Theatre
1100-1200, Botwell Green library
Can you rise to the challenge and help the fierce and mighty minotaur track down his party guests in this interactive drama session?
Freshwater Theatre
1400-1500, Northwood library
Can you rise to the challenge and help the fierce and mighty minotaur track down his party guests in this interactive drama session?
Mythical Maze Board Game
1400-1500, Oak Farm library
Create your very own myths and legends board game
World War 1 sing-a-long
1400-1600, Harlington Library
Tea party
Meet Author Jason Rohan
1600-1700, Yeading library
Meet the author and discover a world of mythical monsters
Mythical Movies!
1900-2100, Park Lane Village Centre
Film Screening of How to Train your Dragon
Mon
11
AMAZEing Treasure Hunt
1000-1100, Oak Farm library
Help finish the story on a hunt for the missing pieces around the library
Zoolab
1100-1200, Ickenham library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Children's poetry event
1400-1500, Hayes End Library
Using poetry from the World War 1
Zoolab
1400-1500, Harefield library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Bookstart Rhymetime
1100-1230, Oak Farm Library
Come and join us for songs and play for the under 2's and meet other mums/carers for coffee and chat. Term time only.
Disability Reading and Writing Group
1400-1530, Hillingdon Sports and Leisure Complex
Reading and Writing group for people with disabilities, consisting of fun and interactive activities.
Tue
12
Storytime
1100-1130, Harlington library
Mythical Maze themed storytime with colouring & simple craft
Fairies at the bottom of the garden
1100-1200, Charville library
What creatures live at the bottom of your garden? Creative writing session
Zoolab
1100-1200, South Ruislip library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Creature Comic Strip
1400-1500, Uxbridge library
Get tips and techniques from our resident illustrator to help you design your very own Mythical creature inspired comic strip in this amazin
Make a Mythical Monster
1400-1500, Northwood library
What will your monster look like? creative writing session with activities
Zoolab
1400-1500, Botwell Green library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Oak Farm Library Reading Group
1400-1500, Oak Farm Library
Reading and discussing a different book each month.
Wed
13
Join the dragon hunt
1030-1130, Harefield library
Can you find the dragon? Interactive storytelling session
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1100-1200, Eastcote library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Yiewsley Summer Picnic
1130-1430, Yiewsley recreation ground
Join us for stories, simple crafts & facepainting. Don't forgot your picnic, blanket and teddy!
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1400-1500, Ruislip Manor library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’
Percy Jackson Comic Strip
1400-1500, Oak Farm library
Create a comic strip based on the myths and legends that appear in the Percy Jackson series
Read out Loud
1000-1200, Yeading Library
Reading thought provoking poetry and prose together in a group and then having a discussion on what we read
Rhythm & Rhyme
1030-1130, Botwell Green Library
For children up to 2 years
Summer reading challenge

Prepare to be a-mazed!
Thu
14
Six sentence stories
1030-1130, West Drayton library
Creative wrtting with a twist! Create stories together and play the creature question game
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1100-1200, Hayes End library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Storytime
1100-1200, Botwell Green library
Mythical Maze themed storytime with simple craft
Fairies at the bottom of the garden
1400-1500, Northwood library
What creatures live at the bottom of your garden? Creative writing session
Monster Mayhem
1400-1500, Ruislip Manor library
Learn the legend of the Abominable Snowman and then create your own Monster mask
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1400-1500, Manor Farm library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Book Bunch
1500-1600, Botwell Green library
Read Aloud Club for children. Discover the wondrous creatures of myths and legends through our chosen stories and poems.
It's Amazing to Read Aloud
1500-1600, South Ruislip library
Join our group reading activity session featuring mythical books and craft activities

List all events for August 14 »

Fri
15
Mythical Maze Board Game
1400-1500, Northwood Hills library
Create your very own myths and legends board game
What's in the Box
1400-1600, Yeading library
Let loose your imagination and decide 'what's in the box?' Creative writting session
Sat
16
Find your World War 1 ancestors online
1000-1200, Yeading Library
Booking essential.
Children's craft event
1100-1200, Hayes End Library
Make a toy from World War 1
Mon
18
The Road to War
1100-1200, Charville Library
An overview of some of the major social, political, economic changes before 1914.
Zoolab
1100-1200, Oak Farm library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
What's in the box?
1400-1500, Harefield library
Let loose your imagination and decide 'what's in the box?' Creative writting session
Zoolab
1400-1500, Manor Farm library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
First World War show and tell session
Mobile Library
Bring along photos and objects from 1914-18 and share your family stories.
Bookstart Rhymetime
1100-1230, Oak Farm Library
Come and join us for songs and play for the under 2's and meet other mums/carers for coffee and chat. Term time only.
Disability Reading and Writing Group
1400-1530, Hillingdon Sports and Leisure Complex
Reading and Writing group for people with disabilities, consisting of fun and interactive activities.
Wargaming club and Warhammer
1600-1730, Charville Library
Wage war with armies across miniature battlefields!
Tue
19
Storytime
1100-1130, Harlington library
Mythical Maze themed storytime with colouring & simple craft
World War 1 afternoon tea
1500-1630, West Drayton Library
Come and join us for a World War 1 themed afternoon tea.
Reading group
1800-1900, Ickenham library
Wed
20
Matilda with Explore Learning
1200-1300, Harlington library
Come along to find out all about the tricks that Matilda plays on adults who can't behave themselves. Decide what antics she will get up to
Zoolab
1400-1500, Yeading library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Explore Learning Astrosaurs
1600-1700, Botwell Green library
Design your own alien and help the characters complete their mission
Read out Loud
1000-1200, Yeading Library
Reading thought provoking poetry and prose together in a group and then having a discussion on what we read
Rhythm & Rhyme
1030-1130, Botwell Green Library
For children up to 2 years
Summer reading challenge

Prepare to be a-mazed!
Thu
21
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1100-1200, Ickenham library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Storytime
1100-1200, Botwell Green library
Mythical Maze themed storytime with simple craft
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1400-1500, Uxbridge library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Book Bunch
1500-1600, Botwell Green library
Fun Read Aloud Club for children. Discover the wondrous creatures of myths and legends through our chosen stories and poems.
Cheeky Monkey Storytime
1015-1115, Oak Farm Library
Come and join us for stories and songs every Thursday at Oak Farm Library
Stories, songs and crafts
1030-1130, Botwell Green Library
For children 3-4 years
Murder In The Books
1400-1500, Ickenham Library
Crime and thriller reading group
Fri
22
Make a Mythical Monster!
1000-1100, Oak Farm library
What will your monster look like? Creative writing and monster making
Zoolab
1100-1200, Charville library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Family craft event
1400-1600, Harlington Library
Making a toy
Mon
25
Make a Mythical Monster!
1400-1500, Charville library
What will your monster look like? Creative writing and monster making
Bookstart Rhymetime
1100-1230, Oak Farm Library
Come and join us for songs and play for the under 2's and meet other mums/carers for coffee and chat. Term time only.
Disability Reading and Writing Group
1400-1530, Hillingdon Sports and Leisure Complex
Reading and Writing group for people with disabilities, consisting of fun and interactive activities.
Reading group
1900-2000, Ruislip Manor Library
Monthly
Tue
26
Storytime
1100-1130, Harlington library
Mythical Maze themed storytime with colouring & simple craft
Mythical Maze Poetry Workshop
1500-1600, Harefield library
Create your own epic poem, using resources from Greek and Roman Mythology
Harefield World War 1
1900-2100, Harefield library
Poetry group
Talking books to talk about
1030-1200, Uxbridge library
An audio reading group
Wed
27
Coffee morning
1030-1130, Hayes End Library
Share your stories of relatives from WW1 and find your WW1 ancestors online.
Zoolab
1100-1200, West Drayton library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Doctor Who with Explore Learning
1400-1500, Yeading library
Join The Doctor as he explores new galaxies.
What's in the box?
1400-1500, Oak Farm library
Let loose your imagination and decide 'what's in the box?' Creative writting session
World War 1 poets
1400-1500, Eastcote library
Talk by Clive Room, British Legion
Zoolab
1400-1500, Uxbridge library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Read out Loud
1000-1200, Yeading Library
Reading thought provoking poetry and prose together in a group and then having a discussion on what we read
Rhythm & Rhyme
1030-1130, Botwell Green Library
For children up to 2 years

List all events for August 27 »

Thu
28
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1100-1200, Harlington library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Storytime
1100-1200, Botwell Green library
Mythical Maze themed storytime with simple craft
Down Under Dreaming
1400-1500, Ruislip Manor library
Learn about Australian 'Dreamtime' and create your own story. Turn your story into art using Aboriginal style design
Helping Hercules
1400-1500, Ickenham library
Create a myth with your own hero & mythical creature. Creative writing session based on Francesca Simon's Helping Hercules
Neville Floyd's The Monster in the Maze
1400-1500, Botwell Green library
Join Alexus Rose, the wandering storyteller, on his journey to share this interactive storytelling session ‘The Monster in the Maze’.
Cheeky Monkey Storytime
1015-1115, Oak Farm Library
Come and join us for stories and songs every Thursday at Oak Farm Library
Stories, songs and crafts
1030-1130, Botwell Green Library
For children 3-4 years
Reading group
1400-1500, Manor Farm Library
A different book each month

List all events for August 28 »

Fri
29
Zoolab
1100-1400, Ruislip Manor library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session
Zoolab
1400-1500, Northwood Hills library
Discover the world of myths and fairytales with the help of some extraordinary creatures. Animal encounter session

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