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Press Release: Spooktacular half-term lined up at the Family Library

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There is a spooktacular week of events lined up at the Family Library this half-term holiday, leading up to Hop-tu-Naa. There are plenty of affordable activities taking place, plus some free events. Tuesday, October 25, is a Wizards and Witches … Continue reading

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Press Release: Wear a Beard Day is only a whisker away

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We’re only a whisker a way from Wear a Beard Day to raise funds for the Family Library. A number of businesses and schools are already bristling to take part, having signed up to take part in the fundraiser on … Continue reading

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Press Release: Break out the beards for the Family Library!

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Break out those brilliant bristles, the Family Library is urging workers and schools to take part in a Wear a Beard Day next month! Inspired by their own pirate-themed Summer Reading Scheme, the staff have decided to call on the … Continue reading

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Press Release: Family Library pirate search is simply Ace!

Pirate adventurers on the Family Library Summer Reading Scheme can test their treasure-seeking skills while using their Manx National Heritage Ace cards. The cards are distributed to all primary age school children and grant them admission to MNH sites during … Continue reading

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Press Release: Join the pirate crew at the Family Library this summer!

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There’s a Summer of Adventure at the Family Library this year, with a pirate crew of young readers setting sail in July. The library has announced this year’s Summer Reading Scheme will be on a theme of We Be Pirates. … Continue reading

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Press Release: Artist Nancy’s boost for the Mobile Library

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Renowned Isle of Man artist Nancy Corkish has generously donated two stunning watercolours to raise funds for the Mobile Library. The day and night watercolour designs depict a Manx cottage with fuchsias and a moonlit coastal scene. Packs of six … Continue reading

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Press Release: Family Library teams up with Autism in Mann

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The Family Library has teamed up with Autism in Mann. The autism charity has donated a shelving trolley to the library and its own collection of books so that anyone interested can borrow them via the library, creating greater access … Continue reading

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Press Release: Magic moments at the Family Library

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Top Swedish magician Dozzie provided plenty of magic moments at a packed Family Library on Saturday. The magician, who was in the Isle of Man to give a workshop and lecture for the Magicians of Mann, also found time to … Continue reading

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Press Release: Go under cover as a spy at the Family Library

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Children can go under cover and learn how to be a spy with the Family Library during the school holidays. The library is running a Spy Academy, with activities every day, to see if there are any budding James Bonds … Continue reading

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Press Release: Win free fun activities with the Family Library

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  The Family Library has launched a new scheme give young users the chance for free fun. Young people can pick up a colouring card to fill and then drop back in. Each month there will be a draw made … Continue reading

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