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Art and Craft Group

Come join our friendly arts and crafts group. Get creative and learn new skills at these free sessions.   

Address: Harwood Library, Gate Fold, Harwood, BL2 3HN
Tel: 01204 332340
Email: harwood.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 15 Apr 2024 from 14:00 to 16:00

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Blackrod Local History Group

Do you have an interest in what happened decades and centuries ago in Blackrod? Then join Blackrod’s Local History Group at the Blackrod Library on 3rd Monday of every month 2pm to 4pm. Open

Address: Blackrod Library, Church Street, Blackrod, BL6 5EQ
Tel: 01204 332380
Email: blackrod.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 15 Apr 2024 from 14:00 to 16:00

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Craft A Story - Johnson fold area

During this session, children practise their reading and make a craft around the story they read.These sessions are used to help children improve on their literacy, it encourages creativity through crafts and allows children to learn simple BSL. We encourage children to read and want to provide them with a larger range of reading materials. With the reading reward children are given a book to take home and keep every two weeks. We encourage children to read a home. The children love

Address: 31-33 Johnson Fold Avenue, BL1 5SF
Tel: 01204 522855
Email: enquiries@boltonymca.co.uk

Date and time: 15 Apr 2024 from 15:30 to 16:45

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Toddler Tales

Come along to our Toddler Tales sessions and enjoy listening and sharing stories and songs with your little ones.

Address: Farnworth Library, Market Street, Farnworth, BL4 7PG
Tel: 01204 332344
Email: farnworth.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 16 Apr 2024 from 11:00 to 11:30

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Card Making Group

Join our Age UK group and learn how to craft beautiful cards for any occasion. The charge is £3 per session. Please contact Harwood Library to find out if there are currently free spaces in the group. 

Address: Harwood Library, Gate Fold, Harwood, BL2 3HN
Tel: 01204332340
Email: harwood.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 16 Apr 2024 from 10:00 to 12:00

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Hear to help

NHS hearing aid support. Get your hearing aid batteries and tubes checked. Sessions take place on the third Tuesday of every month. Free of charge but an appointment is necessary so anyone interested would need to contact Audiology on 01204 390435 or email audiology@boltonnft.nhs.uk    

Address: Breightmet Library, Breightmet Fold Lane, BL2 6NT
Tel: 01204 332352
Email: breightmet.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 16 Apr 2024 from 10:00 to 12:00

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Learn computer skills

Learn how to use a computer, iPad or android, whether you are an absolute beginner, or you just need to brush up on a few skills.  

Address: Breightmet Library, Breightmet Fold Lane, BL2 6NT
Tel: 01204 332352
Email: breightmet.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 16 Apr 2024 from 10:30 to 12:30

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Sew Crafty

Sewing group for the overs 50s run by Age UK Bolton at Breightmet Library every Tuesday. Beginners and experienced sewers and crafters welcome. Types of sewing included are dressmaking, soft furnishings, making scissor holders and pin cushions etc. Bring your project along. Share skills with like minded people and don't forget the talking is as important as the sewing. If you wish to join please contact Age UK on

Address: Breightmet Health Centre, Breightmet Fold Lane, BL2 6NT
Tel: 01204 332352
Email: breightmet.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 16 Apr 2024 from 10:30 to 12:30

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High Street Library Reading Group

Join us at High Street Library for our free, friendly and informal reading group on the third Tuesday of every month at 2pm. 

Address: High Street Library , High Street , BL3 6SZ
Tel: 01204 332358
Email: high.street.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 16 Apr 2024 from 14:00 to 15:00

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Yarn and Yatter

Can you knit or crochet? Would like to learn how? If you’d like to make new friends, come and join us. If you don’t have any yarn, you can still come for a yatter. Every Tuesday, 1pm to 3pm at Westhoughton Library. Free event.  

Address: Westhoughton Library, Market Street, Westhoughton, BL5 3AU
Tel: 01942634640
Email: westhoughton.library@bolton.gov.uk

Date and time: 16 Apr 2024 from 13:00 to 15:00

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