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Halton Libraries

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Family and Community History

Find out how we can help you look into your family and community history

Meeting Rooms

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News and Events

Cheshire Roll of Honour Group

Saturday 27th January at Halton Lea Library 10-2.30pm Volunteers from the Cheshire Roll of Honour group will be speaking to local people about relatives who have died in war in order to add to their ever growing database.  The group also helps people to find their...

Write Time Write Place

WRITE TIME WRITE PLACE: Creative Writing Workshops for Adults   Dates: January to March 2018 Course Length: 8 weeks Places: 15 max per workshop Cost: FREE  LOCATIONS/DATES Widnes Library, Victoria Road, Widnes WA8 7QY Commencing 10am to 11.30am on Monday 15th January...

Bring and Donate Memories

Tuesday 23rd January 10.00-1.00pm Widnes Library - free, drop in Wednesday 31st January 2.00-5.00pm Halton Lea Library - free, drop in Do you have an old football programme? Old recipe books? Or how about childhood board games?  We are looking for old items for our...

Author Talk – Sarah Ward

Thursday 25th January 7.00-8.30pm Widnes Library Join us for an evening with Sarah Ward, author of critically acclaimed In Bitter Chill and A Deadly Thaw.  Sarah also reviews crime fiction and is a judge for The Petrona Award for the best Scandinavian crime novel. ...

Read and Relax group

Thursday 1st February 12.00-1.00pm at Halton Lea Library Tuesday 6th February 10.30-11.30am at Widnes Library In partnership with The Reader, we are launching free, weekly Read and Relax groups at Halton Lea and Widnes libraries for adults.  Come along to one of our...

Safer Internet Day

Drop in to any Halton Library and find out information and resources about Internet safety.  This year's theme is 'Create, Connect and Share Respect: A better internet starts with you' and our library staff will be on hand to offer advice abut how to keep safe online...

Reading Riot

Wednesday 14th February 10.30-12pm at Halton Lea Library Thursday 15th February 10.30-12pm at Widnes Library Our popular Reading Riot events are back this half term!  Come along to our adventure themed fun-packed mornings and try out crafts, puzzles and fabulous...

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