Social Afternoons

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Buckby Library & Hub holds social afternoons on Wednesdays between 2.00 and 4.00 pm but do come at any time in this window, no need to let us know in advance. We do ask participants to make a modest contribution.

As well as meeting and chatting to other people, participants can enjoy numerous games and jigsaws and take advantage of the other library …

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Look Out For our New Art Exhibitions in 2022

Starting this month our refreshments area will be showcasing art from local artists on a regular basis. In January we are delighted to say that we start off with Anna Langton, who you may have seen sketching around and about the village. Now’s an opportunity to see and even purchase her work in a collection called Views of Long Buckby and Surroundings at Buckby Library & Hub! Find out more in ……

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We are delighted to say that we now have an Induction Loop System throughout the Library to assist hearing aid users with the T position. We also have a portable hearing loop that sits on our reception desk and an additional one that can be taken to any part of the building to be used in one to one or very small

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Here’s an online WINTER MINI CHALLENGE for all of you who are missing the Summer Reading Challenge

Let the Winter Mini Challenge begin! 1st December is the first day of #WMC21 Be a Wild World Hero this Winter and embark on an Arctic adventure to find out about the creatures that live there. You might even spot a Narwal or two! ?? You will find out about the environmental issues facing this remote place. Taking part in the Winter Mini Challenge is simple: all you have to do is read at least three books between Wednesday 1

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Newspapers & Publications

Did you know we now have daily local and national newspapers available for you to enjoy when you visit us. We will also be adding various publications. Come on in and grab a cuppa too!

Got any ideas on what you would like to see available? Please do let us know, especially for younger and teenage readers.


Come and meet the Team and see what we have been, and will be, getting up to! Well, doesn’t time fly! It has been a year since we took on the responsibility of keeping our building and library open. It has been a very busy time and we appreciate that you may have seen lots of changes going on without really knowing how and why we’re doing what we’re doing. For example the gardens project, new building works, new layout, new equipment, new events and so on. We have a small team of trustees and a bigger

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