We are open to Members every Saturday as usual from 10am – 4pm

Saturday 4 January 2020

Cardboard Creations 

11am  -2pm / Outer Library  / Open to families

Bring in your unwanted cardboard and paper from Christmas and get creative, inspired by our collection

 

Saturday 11 January 2020

Beautiful Birds

11am  -2pm / Outer Library  / Open to families

Join Steph and learn to identify birds using the natural history collection.   Make a bird feeder for your outside space.   This session supports The Big Garden Birdwatch

 

Saturday 18 January 2020

Bookworms do Greeks

10.30am – 12noon / Outer Library  / Open to Junior Members and their adults

Join Charlotte and Steph for our monthly Junior Members club

Visitors – first taster session free, then join us as a Junior Member for £1 per month

 

Saturday 25 January 2020

An Introduction to Chinese Painting with Peng Su 

Celebrate Chinese New Year with this very special workshop, inspired by our Chinoiserie collection   – Open to Members, Free but bookable in advance via webcollect or in person from the office

View Peng Su’s work here: www.baozhangbrush.com

 

Saturday 1 February 2020

An Introduction to Newspapers and Periodicals

11am – 1pm / Inner Library  / Open to Members

Join Beth who will guide you through the resources available to support your research.  This session includes an introduction to JSTOR

 

Saturday 8 February

Make a Nestbox

11am – 2pm drop in / Outer library and Garden /  Open to families

Prepare for National Nestbox Week by joining Steph to make a nestbox for your outside space, inspired by our natural history collection

 

Saturday 15 February 

Bookworms  – Love and Friendship

10.30am – 12noon / Outer Library  / Open to Junior Members and their adults

Join Charlotte and Steph for our monthly Junior Members club

Visitors – first taster session free, then join us as a Junior Member for £1 per month

 

Members Recommend

All week / Outer Library / Add to our ‘Love’ display board to recommend your favourite book in the collection.

 

 

Saturday 22 February

Collection Favourites

Join Beth with a selection of books recommended by members / table top display

All day /   Outer library

 

Details to Follow:

Saturday 29 February

Saturday Snippet

 

Saturday 7 March

World Book Day celebration

 

Saturday 14 March

National Science Week 

 

Saturday 21 March

Cookery Club

 

Saturday 28 March

Poetry Writing 

 

 

Keep in touch and let us know what you’d like to see on a Saturday emmadunn@devonandexeterinstitution.org