Christmas Plans

  As we enter the festive season the Wenvoe Library Christmas Cards are on sale at £4.00 for a pack of ten, each pack featuring one of two local scenes photographed by Roy Carr, local photographer extraordinaire. These are for sale in the library and all proceeds go towards the library funds. There will also be a Christmas Raffle of […]

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Christmas Cards

  We are making the final selection of images for the Christmas Cards to sell this year! We’re grateful to Roy Carr for his offer to supply the pictures from his extensive collection. The cards should be on sale in mid-October in packs of ten and priced at about £3.50; there will be at least two different pictures available. Once […]

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Facebook Update

  Facebook page is working well with 20 people “Following” it. There are now book reviews as well as news of events and activities. One activity which has gone well is the Lego drop-in sessions on a Saturday morning. Children have, under supervision, created some amazing shapes and characters and enjoyed their library time, some even taking a book home […]

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July Community Library News

  Most of the news this month has been in the digital realm, which is probably a sign of the times. We have established a Facebook (FB) site of our own which can be found on FB by searching "Wenvoe Community Library". If you would "Like" and "Follow" us then that would be great; we can issue updates and reminders […]

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June Community Library News

June Community Library News We have acquired a range of Lego sets and these are available for children of any age to get constructive. This has proved surprisingly popular in other library branches, and isn't confined to the Under 5's! Initially, the best time would be after school on a Wednesday when we are open 3-5pm. We held a Plant […]

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Storytime at Wenvoe Community Library

    Our first Storytime is on Wednesday July 5th Wenvoe Playgroup will be joining us in the morning for Stories with Sandra and in the afternoon for More Stories with Sylvia. This is our start, we will be extending our Storytimes to Wenvoe School and organising Summer Storytimes for 2 -5 year olds. Weather permitting we hope to utilise […]

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APPEAL FOR LEGO BRICKS AND HELP WITH LEGO BUILDING

Has anyone out there got some LEGO they have finished with, know where you can buy LEGO at a reasonable price or any other information re LEGO We would like to offer sessions in the library for MASTER LEGO BUILDERS – any age, any skill level (we already have one thousand Duplo Bricks). We are open to offers regarding the […]

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May Library News

From the middle of June all the libraries in the Vale will be using a new computer system which is being rolled out across the whole of Wales. It is hoped that the new system will be more reliable but also provide extra functionality; for example, it will be possible to search for a book held at any library in […]

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NEW BOOK ARRIVALS

In the Children’s Section we have some amazing new books Ella’s Kitchen – Easy Family Cookbook Mr Men – Search and Find Biff, Chip and Kipper – 18 different titles in this series. Wow. I wonder who has read them all? For the Grown Ups Blind Sight – Carol O’Connell Die of Shame – Mark Billingham Dog of Hope As […]

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Easter Draw Results

  Warmer weather is making the library a bit busier. We held a raffle of Easter gifts, donated by Claire Ellis, Alan French and Sylvia Harvey. The tickets raised £137 and the draw was held on Easter Saturday with Colin Thomas, our supportive Chair of the Community Council donning his chain of office to dip for tickets. We have notified […]

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