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Chandler's Ford Library is part of the Hampshire County Council public libraries network. Membership is FREE and we have a wide selection of books, audiobooks, DVDs and CDs for all ages and interests. We have free internet and WI-FI access, offer a range of courses, groups and family activities and lots more. Come and take a look!
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Today Closed
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 19:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 16:00
Sunday Closed
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Harry Potter Quiz Night

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To celebrate Harry Potter Night we are hosting a Harry Potter Quiz Night at Chandler's Ford Library on Thursday 2 February from 5pm - 6.30pm. Come on your own or as part of a team, max 6 people in a team, and put your Potter knowledge to the test! ... [ more ]

Christmas and New Years opening hours

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With the Christmas season upon us, make sure you have borrowed enough books and magazines to keep you busy over the holiday! Don't forget you can download eBooks, eAudiobooks and emagazines to your tablet or device free from the library website.

Your VR Experience

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Are you interested in Virtual Reality? Or just curious what it is? Then why not come to our FREE drop in? No need to book, just come along! Chandler's Ford Library 8th December 2016 10.00am - 12.00pm

The Art of Crime

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Fresh from CSI Portsmouth 2016 and delivering their Murder in the Theatre workshops at the New Theatre Royal, Chandler’s Ford Library welcomes Portsmouth’s partners in crime, novelists Diana Bretherick and William Sutton. In this lively and ... [ more ]

Patchwork Applique Cushion

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Learn some new skills and create something beautiful with this creative workshop! A beginner’s introduction to basic patchwork piecing. During the workshop you will create your own patchwork motif and apply to a plain cushion to create your ... [ more ]

Volunteers Wanted

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Could you spare a few hours a week during the summer holidays to help us with our Reading Challenge? We are looking for people (aged 14+) to support the running of our popular reading scheme.  The role would involve signing the children up to the ... [ more ]

Library Lost & Found - Toothless toy

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Toothless was left behind in the library several weeks ago, and his owners haven't come back to claim him. We would love to be able to reunite him - can you help us send our little dragon friend home?

Get to know your iPad

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This course will be held over two sessions on Monday 6 June and Monday 13 June at 1:30pm - 4:30pm. An introduction to iPads for new owners or those thinking of buying one. Also suitable for those who already own an iPad but would like to get ... [ more ]

Maps as sources for local history - Interactive Talk

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Come and join Ray Tull, a map expert and retired Ordnance Survey cartographer, for this interactive map talk. Learn about old and new maps of your area, and how they were made. Explore new digital interactive resources from the Ordnance Survey ... [ more ]

Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Course

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This is an 8 week course taking place on Thursdays at 6pm-8pm between Thursday 2 June and Thursday 21 July. The price also includes a day session on Saturday 9 July. Mindfulness is paying attention to the present moment with an attitude of ... [ more ]

French for Beginners

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This is a 6 week course running from 4 May - 8 June at 10am - 12pm. This course aims to help you to start speaking French in order to get more from your visit to a French speaking country. You will learn and practise some of the language needed to ... [ more ]

Yoga for Improvers

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This is a 7 week course runing on Thursday evenings 28 April - 9 June. Further your knowledge of the 8 limbs of Hatha yoga while increasing your feeling of well-being. • Perform postures to develop back flexibility and strength • Improve ... [ more ]

Hampshire Open Gardens Talk

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A gardening talk by local expert gardener Barbara Sykes, whose garden opens every year to many visitors as part of the National Garden Scheme.  Learn about the National Garden Scheme, and be inspired by Barbara's lifelong successful experience of ... [ more ]

Experimenting with Drawing 6 Week Course

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This is a 6 week course starting on Monday 11 April - 23 May. This course aims to provide you with both the skills and confidence to experiment with a variety of drawing methods, techniques and materials. There are rules to drawing but rules ... [ more ]

Anyone Can Draw 6 Week Course

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This is a 6 week course starting on Monday 11 April - 23 May. An introduction to the basic principles and a variety of different approaches to drawing. Structured sessions and exercises are aimed at developing your skills, gaining confidence, ... [ more ]

Board Games Club

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Love board games?  Why not come along to our new club starting this Saturday.  It's fun and free - games provided or bring your own! Aimed at 16+ but all board games fans welcome.

Photographic Composition Workshop

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The workshop will look at the theory of photographic composition before attempting some basic practical hands-on skills. You will be given Tips and Guides to take away to further develop your own photographic style. Please bring your own camera ... [ more ]

Easter Crochet Workshop

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Chandler's Ford Library in Fryern Hill
This workshop is ideal for people who already know how to crochet, but complete beginners are welcome and will be given advice in basic crochet stitches to make a small crochet item. For the first session you will need to buy/bring: A crochet ... [ more ]

Oil Pastels Workshop

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Chandler's Ford Library in Fryern Hill
Join us for this fun and friendly session with activities to help you understand more about working with oil pastels and develop your skills in using them. This course is ideal for beginners or those who are new to oil pastels. Some understanding of ... [ more ]

Board Game Club

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Come to an afternoon of board games - it's free and fun! Games provided or bring your own. 3rd Saturday of the month. Aimed at 16+ but all board games fans welcome.

Meet the Author Brenda H Sedgwick

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Celebrating World Book Day, we are holding a Meet The Author event in the library. Brenda H. Sedgwick is a British author linked with the local area.  'Marriage, a Journey and a Dog' is her debut novel published in 2015.  Come and here Brenda talk ... [ more ]

Board games wanted for Chandler's Ford Library

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Do you have any unwanted board games in good condition? We are looking for some board game donations for our upcoming Board Game Club at Chandler's Ford Library. We hope to aim this club towards the 18+ age group but any donations will be much ... [ more ]
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Patchwork for Beginners

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This course will take place on Thursdays between 17th March - 21 April at 6:30pm - 8:30pm. A beginner’s introduction to basic patchwork piecing. Over the course you will create various small pieces including pin cushions, bags and cushions. ... [ more ]

Patchwork Applique Bag Workshop

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Chandler's Ford Library in Fryern Hill
Join us on National Libraries day for this fun and friendly workshop where you can learn basic patchwork skills and meet some new people! A beginner’s introduction to basic patchwork piecing. During the workshop you will create your own patchwork ... [ more ]
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Lorraine C
I just wanted to say that I had a wonderful time at the workshop today and I have posted a picture showing the fruits of my labour.  I would love to try a machine applique course or some embroidery if C/F Library could organise it.  Thank you for today.
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That's brilliant Lorraine, we are so glad you enjoyed the course. Thank you for your course suggestions, we do our best to organise our courses around what our customers suggest, providing we have the tutors for them. Keep an eye out on here and on ... [ more ]

Dslr photography

Lisa M in North Stoneham
Are there any free or cheap clubs or classes for a beginner. I've just bought a second hand canon eos 400d and want to learn how to use all its settings . There was a photography course at the library but I didn't have a camera back then. I have had ... [ more ]
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