Summer Bank Holiday open hours
The library will be closed on Monday 27 August for the Summer Bank Holiday.
Fun Science workshop
On Friday 31 August at 2.00-3.00pm we have a hands-on science workshop with Fun Science. Suitable for children aged 5 and over. £2.00 per child if participating in the summer reading challenge (subsidised by Handforth Parish Council), or £3.00 per child for non-participants. Booking essential. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Learn how to manage stress
Learn how to manage stress in this six-week programme with Talking Therapies. Sessions at 11.00-1.00pm on Fridays 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 August and 7 September. To book and for further information call 01625 469 950.
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Activities at Handforth Library
- Storytime for under 5s - 2.30-3.00pm - weekly in term time only. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer
- Book Lovers' Group - 5.30-6.30pm - monthly on the third Tuesday of every month. Refreshments available, suggested donation 50p. New members welcome
- IT Buddy - 10.00-11.00am - weekly. Please contact the library to book a place. £2.50 for one hour
- LEGO Club - 4.00pm - monthly on the last Tuesday of every month. Drop-in; no need to book. Suitable for ages 2-12 years. Next dates are 21 and 28 August
- Under 5s rhymetime - 11.00-11.30am - weekly in term time only. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer
- IT Buddy - 10.30am-2.00pm- weekly. Please contact the library to book a place. £2.50 for one hour
- LEGO Club - 10.00-11.00am - monthly on the last Saturday of every month. Suitable for ages 2-12 years. Next date is 25 August
Other organisations in the library
Looking for work?
We have some great services for jobseekers. The following services offer advice and support if you are looking for or returning to work:
- Jobcentre drop-in sessions: On Tuesdays staff from Macclesfield Jobcentre will be on hand to offer IT and job search support. Just call in between 1.00 and 3.00pm. Next dates are 21 and 28 August
- MyWorkSearch: You can sign up to MyWorkSearch for free at the library. You can search 1000s of jobs, get career tips, create and update your CV, or attend free weekly webinars on finding work and related topics