Libraries Week Glasgow 7 – 14 October, 2017

libraries week 7 – 14 October

libraries week 7 – 14 October

With events from 7 – 14 October, find out what your local Glasgow library can offer you.

Some Events in Glasgow during Library Week

book group day

Book Group Day 

Saturday 7th October, 1-4pm – Free.

Books Groups from across the city are invited for an afternoon of reading celebration with author Louise Welsh

The Mitchell Library, North St, Glasgow G3 7DN

under fives

Under 5’s Celebration

Monday 9th October, 2017 from 10.30am onwards – Free. 

A day for your little ones with a whole host of fun events including Bounce & Rhyme sessions, a visit from children’s author Allison Murray plus a cake to top it all off! 

The Mitchell Library, North St, Glasgow G3 7DN

the mitchell

140th Anniversary of The Mitchell

Wednesday 11th October, 2017 1pm – Free.

A pop-up display to celebrate the 140th anniversary of the founding of the Mitchell Library with the first books purchased, the oldest book in the library, old library catalogues, and plans and photographs of The Mitchell since it opened its doors on 1st November 1877.

The Mitchell Library, North St, Glasgow G3 7DN

Macmillan @ Glasgow Libraries ​

Thursday 12th October, 2017 12.30-2pm – Free.

A short talk on how Macmillan @ Glasgow Libraries can help you find valuable health information sources in your own local Library, plus a drop-in session for anyone affected by cancer to access support and information. 

The Mitchell Library, North St, Glasgow G3 7DN

big music for minis

Big Music for Minis

Saturday 14th & Sunday 15 October, 2017 – Free.

Events for children aged 0 – 7 years.

The perfect family event, bring the kids along for a mix of some of the best loved libraries events at the Royal Concert Hall as well as paying a visit to our charming pop up library!  

See programme Big Music for Minis

Royal Concert Hall, 2 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3NY

Family Ties, Thistle Gallery, 30 September – 15 October, 2017
Works Sacred: Works Profane, Malcolm Lochhead, Glasgow Cathedral Festival 2017

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