Fun Palaces

On Saturday, 5 October from 11 am until 3 pm Warrington Museum and Library will be turning into a Fun Palace They are looking for local people and groups to take part by sharing their skills and passions; whether it’s crafts, arts, science, tech, digital, heritage or sports. If you…

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Temporary closure of Library

Stockton Heath Library closed on Saturday 1st June for redevelopment and will re-open end of August/early September. During the closure, Lymm and Warrington Libraries are the nearest to Stockton Heath. There will also be a limited provision at Broomfields Leisure Centre on Broomfields Road, WA4 3AE during the closure period.…

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2019 Annual General Meeting

Our Second Annual General Meeting will take place at 7.00 on Thursday 13th June. Work on the redevelopment of the library may have started by then, so we have arranged an alternative nearby venue, at the Pavilion in Alexandra Park , next to the bowling greens. Please join us. The…

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May 2019 Newsletter

Welcome to our Quarterly update on everything affecting Stockton Heath library and its Friends. Temporary closure of Stockton Heath Library for redevelopment Stockton Heath Library closed on Saturday 1st June for redevelopment and will re-open end of August/early September. During the closure, Lymm and Warrington Libraries are the nearest to…

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Crime Scene Investigation

Come to Stockton Heath Library and hear from prize-winning novelist Margaret Murphy working in consultation with policing and forensics expert, Helen Pepper enthral audiences with their novels written under the pseudonym Ashley Dyer. Monday 8th April at 6:30pm Tickets only £3, available from any Livewire Library, Refreshments provided.

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Here I am !

FREE WRITING AND STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS FOR ADULT BEGINNERS Come and get inspired to think of, write and perform a story in front of an audience as part of World Book Night on 23 April 2019. Starting 11th April at Orford Park Library, 12.30pm to 2 pm for 6 weeks* And…

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What Killed the Warrington Academy ?

Come along and hear Bill Cooke’s fascinating talk about the origins of Warrington and hear the events that conspired to bring about this diverse town. THESE ARE ALL NEW TALKS !! Following on from his successful series of talks on Warrington which took place last year Bill has put together…

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Meet Kate Ellis – Crimewriter

Join awarding-winning crime writer Kate Ellis at the Woolston Neighbourhood Hub as she talks about how her writing career started, her books and the writing process as well as doing some readings. Kate Ellis is the author of three historical crime novels and many short stories and has sold three-quarters…

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January 2019 Newsletter

2018 was an amazing year for the Friends, with so many successes it is hard to list them all. From the popular talks by Bill Cooke to Stockton Heath Festival, to a wonderful Wine Tasting evening. The film nights go from strength to strength and in the autumn we introduced…

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Lasting Powers of Attorney

Come along to this FREE presentation and learn all you need to safeguard your future. Why they are so Important ? OK, you’ve heard they’re a good idea but don’t really know what they do or why you should have them. Who should arrange them and when? How can I…

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