Bolton Library and Museum Services

February Half term activities

 

Bolton Central Library and Museum

All the listed events are free, drop in sessions suitable for children aged 4 to 11.

For more information call 01204 332853 or email askboltonlibraries@bolton.gov.uk

Be Creative! Immerse yourself in the Bolton’s Art gallery

Monday 18 to Friday 22 February, 10am to 11am - Get hands on with our animal themed object handling table in the museum.

Saturday 16 February to Saturday 23 February, 1pm to 3pm - Create some masterpieces of your own.

Plus, there’ll be fish feeds in the aquarium on Tuesday 19 February and Thursday 21 February at 1pm.

Community Libraries

Chinese New Year Crafts

Saturday 16 February, 2pm to 3pm, Farnworth Library

Pop along and make various crafts to celebrate Chinese New Year!

Family Cinema - Incredibles 2

Saturday 16 February, 2.15pm to 4.15pm, High Street Library

Come along and watch computer-animated superhero comedy ‘Incredibles 2’! Please collect your free ticket in advance from High Street Library.

Incredible Illusions

Sunday 17 February, 2pm to 3pm, High Street Library

Listen to a story and then join in a craft activity where we will make different illusions for you to try out on family and friends.

Space rocket mission

Monday 18 February, 2pm to 3pm, Blackrod Library

Design your own space rocket as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first landing on the moon.

Clay robot

Monday 18 February, 2pm to 3pm, High Street Library

Make your own model robot from clay and other craft materials!

Create a cress head

Monday 18 February, 2pm to 3.30pm, Westhoughton Library

Decorate your plant pot and then plant your cress heads, take it home and watch it grow.

Competition Day

Tuesday 19 February, 9am to 7pm, Westhoughton Library

Complete our competition to be in with a chance to win a prize or join in the board games in the junior library.

Competition Tuesday

Tuesday 19 February, 12.30pm to 5.30pm, High Street Library

We have a range of competitions for you to enter from creative writing and drawing to crosswords, mazes and a treasure hunt. Small prizes will be available.

Craft half term activity

Tuesday 19 February, 2pm to 4pm, Harwood Library

Join us for pop up stories and dragon crafts this February half term.

Chinese New Year Crafts

Tuesday 19 February, 2pm to 3pm, Farnworth Library

Come along and make various crafts to celebrate Chinese New Year!

Make Fat Ball Bird Feeders

Tuesday 19 February, 2pm to 3pm, Breightmet Library

Come and make some bird feeders at Breightmet Library to help our little feathered friends through the cold months into spring.

Craft half term activity

Wednesday 20 February, 2pm to 3.30pm, Horwich Library

Beat the boredom of half term and join us at Horwich Library for some crafty fun. Design your own personalised keyring to put on your keys, bag or give as a gift.

Games Day

Thursday 21 February, 1.30pm to 2.30pm, High Street Library

Join us for party games, from 1.30pm to 2.30pm. Please collect your free ticket in advance from High Street Library.

Plus, we will have a range of card and board games available for you to play in the library. Play with friends and make new friends. You can also have a go on our X Box.  

Story and craft session

Thursday 21 February, Westhoughton Library, 2pm to 3pm

Join us during the half term for a story and craft session.

Make Fat Ball Bird Feeders

Thursday 21 February, 2pm to 3pm, Breightmet Library

Come and make some bird feeders at Breightmet Library to help our little feathered friends through the cold months into spring.

Incredible Bingo

Saturday 23 February, 2.15pm to 3pm, High Street Library

It’s Bingo time with a Disney theme! A fun game for all the family to enjoy. Small prizes will be available.