Category Archives: Shepherds Bush Library

Join in with 2018’s Summer Reading Challenge

This year’s Summer Reading Challenge launches in our libraries tomorrow, Saturday 14 July. The challenge is fun, free and designed for all children whatever their reading ability and it’s been designed to help children to improve their reading skills and confidence … Continue reading

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7 Deadly Dates with Jean-Paul Noel-Cephise

We’ve an event with Jean-Paul Noel-Cephise, author of ‘7 Deadly Dates’ on Wednesday 11 July at Shepherds Bush Library.  The book is a witty take on the realities of online dating from a male perspective. You can book a free place … Continue reading

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Read and Relax reading groups in LBHF

This is guest blog post from Liz Ison. She works for The Reader and looks after the Read and Relax reading groups that run in LBHF. Over to Liz to tell us more… Do you love stories, poems and great … Continue reading

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Shepherds Bush Library’s ESOL group celebration

Shepherds Bush Library’s  Wednesday ESOL conversation group decided to celebrate the holiday season with a ‘bring and share’ lunch. The group members are from all parts of the globe – Syria, China, Italy, Spain, France and more. Everyone joined in … Continue reading

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Mental Health Awareness Week – Surviving or Thriving?

Read, learn and connect with us during this year’s Mental Health Awareness Week – Libraries’ positive contribution to the mental well-being of the population is well documented – see the Arts Council’s publication on ‘The health and wellbeing benefits of … Continue reading

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Dancing Books events

Dancing Books is an innovative project using children literature as an inspiration for creative dance classes for pre-school children and their families. Following a successful pilot project in April 2016, DanceWest in partnerships with Hammersmith and Fulham Council, won significant … Continue reading

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Owl craft fun in Shepherds Bush Library

We had lots of fun creating these cute baby owl pictures at the Shepherds Bush Library Tuesday Craft Club. The children used cotton wool balls for the fluffy little baby owls and added lots of details to make a night time owl … Continue reading

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