Fiction, Thriller, Non Fiction, Chick lit, Childrens books, Crime, Fantasy, you name it, it will be on SALE at Kibworth Community Library Saturday 16th September 10am-1pm. Come and buy a few books ready for those cosy nights in.
The UK is currently experiencing an ID fraud epidemic, so this is very timely.
Welcome to an illustrated talk on Tuesday 10th October from 1.30 – 3pm. Free talk – this event is likely to be popular, please pop into the library or phone 0116 3053612 to reserve your place.
This event follows our well attended talk at […]
As part of our Summer Reading Challenge with our Animal Agents, we will be making lovely sock puppets on tuesday afternoon 22nd August at the Library. Ages 4-10yrs, come and join in the fun and show us your creativity.
With local historian and author STEPHEN BUTT
An evening talk inspired by our 2 sell-out afternoon events!!!
In addition to the talk, Stephen will display important and valuable historical texts on Leicestershire, including Kibworth. One first edition dates from 1622, and we will have a rare opportunity to hold and examine all these documents. Texts will be on […]
Join over 80 other children who are already part of the Summer Reading Challenge….its not too late! Some have completed it and moved on to Mr Brigg’s Brain Boosting Challenge, some have only just started….
“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you will go” […]
Summer Reading Challenge is up and running and already we have more than 80 children signed up. Its just so lovely to know that our local children are enjoying their summer and their summer reading. Some children have already completed the challenge, big congratulations to them and they have progressed to ‘Mr Briggs Brain Boosting Challenge’.
We have sold out on 17th August AND on 24th August so we are again repeating Stephen Butt’s talk due to popular demand. The repeated event will be held on
Monday 25th September, 7pm. Tickets in advance, £5
on sale in the library. Please book in advance at the library.
Yet another opportunity to look at and […]
Sold out!!!!!!!!Kibworth in Old images With local historian and author STEPHEN BUTT Thursday 17 August 2.30 – 4.30pm
Thursday 17th August 2.30 – 4.30pm come and join Stephen Butt at Kibworth Community Library.
Stephen worked with TV historian Michael Wood on his Story of England series about Kibworth, and organised the ‘Kibworth Dig’ involving archaeological test pits in over fifty locations. […]
The Trouble with Goats and Sheep
The author of the Top 10 bestseller and a huge favourite of The Bookshop will be talking about her love of books and writing. She’ll also be reading a snippet from her top-secret second novel, due out in 2018
Thursday 22nd June 7:30pm
£5 tickets include wine/juice
Available from the Library and […]
M: The True Story of Maxwell Knight
A gripping talk about two remarkable female spies and the man who ran them: an animal-loving TV presenter who went on to become MI5’s greatest spymaster and the subject of this new biography, recently named a Times Book of the Week
Tues 20th June 7:30pm
£5 tickets include wine/juice
Available from the […]
Come along to the Switch and Save Roadshow at the library on 20th June – 10am to 1pm. This Roadshow is run by CAB Leicesterhshire. No need to make an appointment – just turn up. It helps if you can bring along some recent energy bills.
Join crime writer Jane Adams; Youth Offending Service education manager John Kerry; and barrister Richard Holloway in an investigation into the psychology behind crime, finding out why it attracts and why crime fiction and drama are so fascinating. […]
Have fun with creative writing on National Writing Day
A 2-hour fun workshop in Kibworth Library. Just bring along pens and notepaper.
£2.50 payment on the day, including a drink, but advance booking requested.
The American novelist will be spending just one week in the UK and has chosen to add Kibworth to her tour dates. She’ll be talking about her stunning debut novel ‘The Bear and the Nightingale’ , followed by a Q&A session and book signing. […]
Join us at Kibworth Community Library to celebrate Spring and getting back out into our gardens with friends and family. […]
New and informal Discussion Group: Do you like discussing issues about modern life and sharing these ideas with others in a relaxed and friendly environment? If the answer to this question if Yes, then a group starting at Kibworth Community Library could be just the thing for you. […]
Join Juliet in some casual French conversation, alternate wednesdays 2-2.45pm, starting wednesday 22nd February. Beginners most welcome. Cost £2.50 which includes a hot drink, fun and laughter. Refresh your vocabulary, learn new phrases, enjoy speaking french.
Join Madame Juliet on Tuesday 21st February for a fun filled french soirée, beginners most welcome. With a glass of wine you will be suprised how much french you can remember! […]
A free drop-in open day in the library filled with fun activities.
Bring along your favourite Thomas toy.
Thomas treasure hunt around the village
2017 marks the 60th anniversary of first publication of Thomas The Tank Engine illustrations by Kibworth/Smeeton artist John Kenney. He took over this role from a previous illustrator of the Rev. Awdry’s much loved children’s books. […]
Beginners to linguists welcome to a private soirée , hosted by Madame Juliet on Tuesday 31st January 7.30-8.45pm at Kibworth Community Library. Join in the fun and games, with a sip of french wine, Read More
Please come and join us for our festive Open Evening celebrating our first six months as a community library. Everyone welcome to drop-in and warm up:) Fun and activities guaranteed! […]