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Join us for BookFest 2020.
Returning for its second year, BookFest is a week-long extravaganza with free,
fun events for children aged 2 – 16.

An exciting programme is on offer including
live music, children’s theatre, author and illustrator workshops and more.

All sessions are FREE however booking is required in advance via Eventbrite

All events are at Darlington Library, Crown Street, Darlington, DL1 1ND. For more information please ring: 01325 349610

Tickets are available on Eventbrite from 8am on Monday 24th February.



February Half Term February Half Term


Junior LEGO® Club | Held every Saturday

Junior Lego Club

10.00am - 12.00pm

FREE Drop in session | Darlington Library & Cockerton Library 



Junior LEGO® Club for Children who are Home Educated | Held the first Thursday of every month

2.00 - 4.00pm

FREE Drop in session | Darlington Library

Booking is not required. However, places are limited and will be given on a first come first served basis each week. Sessions are free with your child's Library card. Library membership is for all and can be made on the day

LEGO and the LEGO logo is a trademark of the LEGO group, which does not sponsor, authorise or endorse this web site or Library activity.

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Rhymetimes | Term Time Sessions Rhymetimes | Term Time Sessions

RhymetimeSongs, rhymes, rhythm and

Bookstart Rhymetimes are for everyone!

Babies and children who discover the pleasure of hearing stories and rhymes have a flying start when it comes to learning to read by themselves. Sessions involve a mix of songs, rhymes, rhythm and movement, while providing the opportunity to share games, novelty books and toys.

Find out more about our

Bookstart Rhymetimes

Sessions are free with your child's Library card. Library membership is free for all

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