Harpies, Fechters and Quines Festival 2017

We’ve very pleased to announce the programme for this year’s Harpies, Fechters and Quines Festival, organised in partnership with the Glasgow Women’s Library and the Edinburgh Womens’ Group Bonnie Fechters.

This year the focus is on women and film – Reel Women – and includes many free film screenings. Come along and meet like-minded folk, learn something new or just sit back and enjoy.

Browse the full programme and book your tickets via Eventbrite
www.edinburghreads.eventbrite.co.uk

Keep the kids amused this summer…for free!

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So, the school holidays are here and you’re racking your brain trying to figure out how to keep the kids amused, on a budget, for the next six weeks….why not check out the range of free activities on offer at your local library?

A recent article in Edinburgh Evening News highlighted some of the exciting stuff we’ve got going on, such as Tales of the City events;  superheroes workshops with Kevin F; and Quest Seekers Summer Reading Challenge.

To sign up for any of these free events or to find out more about what’s available in your local library for the kids this summer, contact your local branch.