Animal Agents summer reading challenge
We have lots of special events over the summer to encourage children to complete the reading challenge:
On Thursday 17 August at 2.30-3.30pm enjoy summer craft activities. £2.00 per child; please book in advance. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
On Friday 18 August stroke a skunk, hold a snake, cuddle a meerkat and more. Sessions at 1.15pm and 1.55pm. £3.50 per child; booking essential. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Hearing dogs for deaf people
On Monday 21 August at 2.00pm meet a Hearing Dog and its socialiser, and learn how the dogs help people with hearing problems. Free, but please book as places are limited. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Interactive LED art
On Thursday 24 August learn how to create interactive bitmap art that responds to movement and button presses using Micro:bit LED displays. Suitable for children aged 7 years and over. Hourly sessions between 10.00am and 3.30pm. Free, but please book as places are limited. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Animal Agents colouring
On Tuesday 29 August enjoy summer reading challenge themed colouring. Drop in between 10.00am and 4.00pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
New to computers? Alsager Library offers the help of an IT Buddy. Please contact the library for further details and to book a 1-hour slot.
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Activities at Alsager Library
- Fifty Shades of Colour - 2.30-4.00pm - weekly. Adult colouring club. 50p, including refreshments
- Rhymetime for pre-schoolers - 10.00-10.30am - weekly. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer. Rhymetime refreshments served at 10.30am
- Adult Short Story Group - 11.00am - 12.00 noon - meets on first Tuesday of the month. Free
- Ancestry workshop - call for an appointment - £3.00 for 1-hour session using this online family history resource
- LEGO Club - 3.30pm - 4.30pm - Free. Monthly on third Tuesday
- Alsager Memory Cafe - 10.30am-12.30pm - monthly on last Friday of each month. Next date is 25 August
- Little Bookworms - 10.00am - 10.30am - weekly. Stories and music
- Rhymetime for ages 0-18 months - 2.00-2.30pm - weekly, term time only. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer. Rhymetime will resume on Friday 28 September with the start of the new school year
Other organisations in this library
Alsager Chess Club
Want to learn how to play chess? Come along for a lesson with the club on Wednesdays between 10.00am and 12.00 noon. Free, just drop in.
Alsager Creative Stitchers
The group meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 2.00pm - 4.00pm for a variety of activities, talks and workshops
Alsager Police Community Support Officer
The Alsager Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) Helpdesk is available in the library between 10.00am and 11.00am. Please check with the library for specific dates. Next dates are 19 and 26 August
Little Bug Theatre drama classes
Drama classes for children on Mondays at 5.00-6.00pm for ages 6-8 years and 6.00-7.00pm for ages 9-14 years. There is a charge of £4.00 per class. Contact Ceri on 07890 435066 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Classes take place in the library on Thursday afternoons. Please contact us for dates, times and availability. There is a charge for these classes.
U3A information board
There is an information board in the library with details of contacts and activities.
Adult Yoga Classes on:
- Tuesdays 10.30am - 11.30am
- Thursdays 10.30am - 11.30am
- Thursdays 7.30pm - 9.30pm
There is a charge for these classes. Please contact the library to check the details.