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Nell Leyshon at Highcliffe Library

Dorset Library Service and the Friends of Christchurch Libraries invite you to meet Dorset based novelist and playwright Nell Leyshon, 22 November, 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm at Highcliffe Library. Nell is the author of ‘Black Dirt’, ‘Devotion’ and ‘The Colour of … Continue reading

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Verwood Library calling interested volunteers

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer in your local community? If so, come along to Verwood Library and meet Ken Brearley who works for the Dorset Volunteer Centre to see what opportunities are available.  Tuesday 13November, 10am – 12 pm  … Continue reading

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Meet local author Marian Matthews at Blandford Library

Marian will be visiting Blandford Library Saturday 22September, 2pm – 4pm when she will introduce and launch her new book ‘Aspects of Reality: A user’s Guide to the Universe’ and sign books. All are welcome.

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‘Set in a Silver Sea’ exhibition at Weymouth Library

Visit this exciting free exhibition celebrating Weymouth and Portland’s association with the sea. The ‘Set in a Silver Sea’ exhibition in Weymouth Library’s Mulberry Gallery celebrates Weymouth and Portland’s long association with the sea, appropriately in the year that Olympic … Continue reading

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Don’t forget your Reading Pasport

This summer the world comes to London and the South West for the 2012 Olympic games. As part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad, libraries across Dorset and the South West invite you to explore the world through your reading. … Continue reading

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Calling all children! Join the Summer Reading Challenge

Youngsters around Dorset are invited to step into the ‘Story Lab’ a celebration of stories, fun and imagination over the school holidays as the Summer Reading Challenge returns to local libraries.    Over the past few years, the initiative has encouraged … Continue reading

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Gillian Cross at Shaftesbury, Sherborne and Dorchester Libraries

Meet award winning author and creator of the Demon Headmaster, Gillian Cross at Shaftesbury, Sherborne and Dorchester Libraries, 23 August. Gillian was born on the edge of London and, for as long as she can remember, has loved reading books … Continue reading

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