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Special Children's Games Club - Saturday 4th February 10am - 1pm

Cowes Library is celebrating the inaugural countdown to National Libraries Week 2017, which will now be held in October, with a special Children's Games Club between 10.30am and 1pm. There will be an assortment of word-based games to play with your children. There will be other games too, so no one gets left out! Come and see what other groups and activities the Library has to offer for both adults and children, meet members of the Supporters of Cowes Library, and find out how you can access online Library Services from home. Cakes and refreshments will be available from 10am - 1pm.

The Supporters of Cowes Library AGM - Monday 13th February 6.30pm 

The Supporters of Cowes Library will be holding its Annual General Meeting at 6.30pm at Cowes Library. This is also an information evening to see how the members support the Library. Anyone is welcome and refreshments will be available.

Philo Cafe at Cowes Library

Future dates and topics for philosophical discussion:

Thursday 16th February Time and subject to be announced.
This is a monthly event, sponsored by the Society for the Furtherance of Critical Philosophy and is open to anyone who wants to take part in philosophical discussion about topics that matter in our lives, but in a casual way and is based on our own experiences.

To learn more about the Society for the Furtherance of Critical Philosophy please visit their website by clicking here.

Refreshments are available courtesy of the Supporters of Cowes Library Group, so just come along for an interesting and friendly evening, or for more information, contact Cowes Library using the 'Contact' tab above.

Dragons! Storytime - Friday 24th February 10.30am to 11.30am

Listen to some dragon stories and make your own dragon to take home. The event is free and there is no need to book.

All children must be accompanied by an adult throughout.

Dance Fit! Sessions in Cowes Library every Tuesday 6.30pm to 8.00pm

Run by Lily's Dance.  Dance Fit is a fun way to get fit. Its friendly dance fitness session suits all abilities.

It costs £4.50 per session. No need to book. You can bulk buy 4 sessions for £16 valid only for month of purchase.

For more information:

Telephone: 07925514321



Cowes Heritage Ongoing Exhibition: 'The development of Somerton airfield'

The ongoing Cowes Heritage display in Cowes Library is currently showing 'The development of Somerton airfield' containing a mixture of interesting local information on the people, places and businesses that have been involved over the years. The exhibition can be seen during normal opening hours and is changed on a monthly basis.

To learn more about Cowes Heritage, please visit their website at