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Bargain Book Sale

Saturday 22nd October 10am to 4.30pm

Cowes Library will be having a Bargain Book Sale on Saturday 22nd October from 10am to 4.30pm selling Books, Audio books, DVDs and CDs.  All items for sale are donated or ex-library stock.

Refreshments will be available courtesy of The Supporters of Cowes Library.

Huxley Magic's Half-term show and Workshop

Friday 28th October Show: 2pm to 2.30pm, Workshop: 2.30pm to 4pm

From 2pm on Friday 28th October,  Huxley will be performing a half hour half-term show for just £1 each.
After the show there will be an hour and a half workshop from 2.30pm to 4pm for only £1.50 each.

Refreshments will be available courtesy of The Supporters of Cowes Library.

All children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Aliens and Animals Story-time with Diana Kimpton

Saturday 29th October 10.30am to 11.45pm

Diana Kimpton will be bringing her fantastic stories to Cowes Library for under 8s to enjoy.  There will be stories and a competition to design an alien.

All children must be accompanied by an adult throughout.

Philo Cafe at Cowes Library

Future dates and topics for philosophical discussion:

Thursday 3rd November 7.00pm to 9.00pm: Blood is thicker than water

Thursday 1st December 7.00pm to 9.00pm: What does it mean to be hospitable?

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.

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: 'Celebrations'

The ongoing Cowes Heritage display in Cowes Library is currently showing 'Celebrations' containing a mixture of interesting local celebrations covering Cowes, Northwood and Gurnard. 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