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Come and see us at East Leake Library!

We've got a range of books, spoken word and DVDs for all ages.
Free internet use too!
We look forward to seeing you soon.

East Leake Library Welcomes you

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Opening Times

Morning

Afternoon

Monday

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

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2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Tuesday

Closed

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Closed

Wednesday

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

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Closed

Thursday

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

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2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Friday

9:00 am to 12:00 noon

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Closed

Saturday

9:00 am to 1:00 pm

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Closed

Sunday

Closed

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Closed

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What's on at the Library

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Adult Events

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Photographs of East Leake

There is a display of old photographs of East Leake in the Local Studies area of the library.

Courtesy of Alan Hall and the East Leake Local History Society who have recently published a couple of books of photographs depicting life and work in East Leake.

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Talk:
Eve Makis

Eve Makis talks about her new book 'The Spice Box Letters'
Wednesday June 17th 11.00 am
Free entry

Eve Makis will read from and discuss her latest book, 'The Spice Box Letters.'

The story explores the Armenian diaspora in Cyprus and focuses on Katerina who longs to know why her late grandmother, Miriam, refused to talk about the past.
Katerina inherits a journal and handwritten letters all written in Armenian and stashed in a wooden spice box.
On a vacation in Cyprus, Katerina finds the key to unlocking her grandmother’s secrets and discovers a family legacy of exile and loss.

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Charlie Firth collection

The Charlie Firth Collection has been beautifully bound and is now available for viewing.

Please call in. We will be delighted to make them available.

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Reading Group

Are you interested in discussing books with others?
Want to be introduced to different authors?

If you would like to set up a reading group, then we can supply the books for the group.

Contact the library for further details.

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Children's Events

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Story Hullabaloo and Rattle Rhyme and Roll

FREE FUN FOR Under 5s!
Meet other parents and make new friends!

STORYHULLABALOO 2.30 - 3.00 pm on the 2nd Monday of the month
Listen to stories and join in with songs and rhymes.

RATTLE RHYME AND ROLL 2.30 - 3.00 pm on the
4th Monday of the month.
Have fun with your little ones. Enjoy songs and rhymes together.

If you want to know more, please call in to the library or contact us on:
(01509) 852 349

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Story Hullabaloo : Rumble in the Jungle!

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Join us for a special Rumble in the Jungle Story Hullabaloo Special.
For Under 5's and their adults.
Monday 8th June at 2.30 pm
Free - just turn up!
If you have any Jungle puppets or soft toys, bring them along too to enjoy the stories and rhymes.

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Renew your books online Web Link

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Pop in for five minutes' break..

Never to young to enjoy books...!

We have lots of books for babies and young children, so don't let them miss out on all the fun...borrow up to 24 books at a time!

Join your child in our "Bookstart Bear Club"
It's fun and free for all children between 0 - 4 years old....
Collect your bear stamp each time you visit then you'll receive a certificate after 6 stamps.
Please come in and ask for the Bookstart Bear Pack.

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Family Fun

And it's not just books in the childrens' library.....there are talking books and DVDs (charge for DVDs) too!
Why not visit the Parents' Collection, for all kinds of books on bringing up children.