Alas the Spring activities are coming to an end. But don't fret! There's an awesome programme of summer activities just waiting for you.
For full details of what's happening over the summer months take a peek at the Summer Brochure.
Reading Groups are a great way to discover brilliant books and new friends. East Renfrewshire libraries currently support a number of reading groups and we want to see if we can support more.
Giffnock library is playing host to a gathering to mark National Reading Group Day on Saturday 24th June.
The gathering is a great opportunity to:
This is a drop-in event between 2-4pm and all interested in finding out more are welcome to come along.
Brand new Colour Therapy clubs will be starting soon at Thornliebank and Busby library. Contact Busby Library on 0141 577 4971 or Thornliebank library on 0141 577 4983 for full details.
Terrified of tablets? No idea about iPads? Cautious of computers? Fear not! We have a range of beginners' classes to help get you online and use a tablet or PC.
With a heritage centre in Giffnock Library, a collection of heritage material at Barrhead Foundry and a website - www.portaltothepast.co.uk - we have many resources available to help you with local and family history. Come and join in with one of our free events or sessions and begin your journey into the past.
We are running several one-off tablet classes over the summer period. Watch this space for future dates and other classes available.
To book a class, contact your local library.
Introduction to iPads: Get Connected to the Internet
We can provide an iPad for you if you don't have one. NOTE: This is not an Android class.
|Barrhead Foundry Library||Wednesday 5 July||10.00am - 11.30am|
|Mearns Library||Thursday 20 July||10.00am - 11.30am|
Try B4 U Buy
No device required.
|Barrhead Foundry Library||Monday 21 August||10.00am - 12.00pm|
Tap 'n' Talk: Skype
You must bring your own tablet (Android, Apple iPad, other), know your e-mail address and password, or Apple ID and password, and bring your mobile phone to the class.
|Giffnock Library||Thursday 31 August||10.00am - 12.00pm|
An Introduction to Ancestry
Local and Family History Drop-in
Online Family History for Fearties
Classes take place in various libraries at different times. For booking information and a full list of venues, dates and times visit Portal to the Past