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Every penny counts! Pledge to double funds raised by Family Library supporters

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FUNDRAISERS aiming to keep the Family Library’s range of services up and running have received a boost with the news that every penny they bring in will be doubled. Earlier this year the Family Library – which includes the Mobile … Continue reading

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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: 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: Mobile Family Library launches Bibliotherapy project with help from Manx Lottery Trust

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The Mobile Family Library has launched a new project after receiving support from the Manx Lottery Trust. The library has received a thematic funding award, under the Community Award programme, from the Manx Lottery Trust, a delegated partner of the … Continue reading

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Press Release: Fun for all at the Family Library on Saturday

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From temporary tattoos to home-baked cakes, there will be something for everyone at the Family Library fun day on Saturday. The action starts at 10.30am and runs on all the way through until 4pm. There will be fun tattoos, face-painting … Continue reading

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Press Release: Bake a cake for the Family Library

Do you fancy baking a cake to help raise funds for the Family Library? The library, which is run on a charitable basis, is holding a bring and buy cake sale next Friday (April 10). Librarian in charge Mary Cousins … Continue reading

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Spook-tacular fun at the Family Library during Hop-tu-Naa week

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There is a week of spook-tacular fun at the Family Library to celebrate Hop-tu-Naa. To coincide with the autumn half-term school holiday, staff at the library have laid on a litany of seasonal specials to get into the spirit of … Continue reading

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Press release: Mobile Family Library does much more than deliver books!

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  The Mobile Family Library service does much more than deliver books. Whether it be using one of the vans to assist with shepherding sheep, the staff checking up on the wellbeing of regular customers when they don’t turn up … Continue reading

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Press release: Travel back in time with the Family Library’s Summer Reading Scheme

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Children can travel back in time with the Family Library’s Summer Reading Scheme. Details of the scheme were unveiled at its launch in the library today (Saturday). The theme is The Time Machine, taking inspiration from the H. G. Wells … Continue reading

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Press Release: Register now for Family Library Summer Reading Scheme

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Young bookworms are being urged to put their name down now to take part in this year’s Summer Reading Scheme at the Family Library. As always, the theme of the reading scheme is being kept a closely guarded secret until … Continue reading

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