Category Archives: Library

Black History Month

        1st-31st October Black History Month  is held every October in Britain. The aims are to: Promote knowledge of the Black History , Cultural and Heritage Disseminate information on positive Black contributions to British Society Heighten the … Continue reading

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Manchester Literature Festival 9th-20th October

  Manchester Literature Festival provides unique and imaginative opportunities for audiences to experience high quality live literature in and around Manchester.

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Book of the Week

On an entirely normal, beautiful fall day in Chester’s Mill, Maine, the town is inexplicably and suddenly sealed off from the rest of the world by an invisible force field. Planes crash into it and fall from the sky in … Continue reading

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Time to Read

  Reading Rewards is a reading challenge  running in North West Public Libraries until 31st October. Reading Rewards challenges you to choose from 10 different sorts of reading, and participants will be entered into prize draws to win shopping vouchers.     … Continue reading

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Book Stop

Book Stop Box now in The Science Centre Book Stops are filled with books for you to take away and read for as long as you like and then return to any of the Book Stop boxes. These can be … Continue reading

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Six Book Challenge

Certificates will be presented to everyone who has completed the Six Book Challenge  on  Tuesday 21st May at 1.05pm  in The Know. Congratulations to everyone who has taken part this year.    

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Six Book Challenge

  The last date to hand in your completed reading diaries is Friday 17th May   Only one week left to finish reading your books !  

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Bookmark Festival 20th-26th April Oldham Library

  Bookmark Festival is a celebration of all things literary in Oldham. The week long festival opens on 20 April with an exciting range of events happening across the borough that cater for readers of all types. For a list of … Continue reading

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Website of the Week

The controversy surrounding dihydrogen monoxide has never been more widely debated, and the goal of this site is to provide an unbiased data clearinghouse and a forum for public discussion. Its basis is the highly reactive hydroxyl radical, a species … Continue reading

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Checkthis – Digital posters for Social Media

Every Poster has a Story Every day people write and share open letters, get votes on quick polls, invite friends to parties or have stuff to sell. It’s happening now, it’s called digital posters, and it’s only on checkthis. The … Continue reading

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