Monthly Newsletters

July 2014

Book Club

PHCL Book Club is taking a break over the summer, resuming on Thursday 11th September.  

The next book is Shadow Child, by Libby Purves.

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Summer Reading Challenge 2014

Primrose Hill Community Library is once again taking part in the Summer Reading Challenge, a national reading initiative that encourages children between the ages of 4-11 to read 6 books over the summer holidays.  The theme is year is Mythical Maze,which challenges children aged four to eleven to find their way around a labyrinth that introduces them to fantastical creatures from the world of legend and mythology, collecting stickers of each character along the way. 

From Saturday 12th July, children can register to take part.  Pop into the Library, fill in a registration form and you will receive a membership pack to take home. 

To find out more, visit the Summer Reading Challenge website.  


A Concert in aid of the Library

Cloudburst
Thames Chamber Choir

Musical Direction by Christian Spielmann
Dance by Esther Manon Siddiquie

with musicians from the Marcel Sinfonia

Saturday 5th July at 7.30pm
St Mark's Primrose Hill
St Mark's Square
London NW1 7TN

www.stmarksregentspark.org.uk/contact-us/

Tickets at £10  Concessions £8
Students £5 and discounted in advance from www.thameschamberchoir.eu

Cloudburst - Whitacre
Chichester Psalms - Bernstein
Santiago - Campling
Sieben Magnificat-Antiphonen - Paert
and works by Rutter and Taverner


and at Primrose Hill Community Centre this month...
"Open House" event is held every Wednesday afternoon between 2pm-4pm with a different topic each week. It is a free event and we finish it off with tea and cake. 
Programme for July is:

Recital-9th July


Mezzo Soprano Pat Wheeler is accompanied on piano, and there'll be an instrumental solo.
 

The Camden Town Murder Mystery-16th July


Local author David Barratt talks about the issues encountered when contacting the descendants of those connected to a historical true crime.


 


Insights into Alzheimer's-23rd July       


Recently featured on Radio 4's Woman's Hour, author and therapist Maggie La Tourelle discusses her book The Gift of Alzheimer's.
 

Arts and Crafts Jewellery-30th July


Local jeweller Gul Gumuskaya examines the jewellery of the Arts and Crafts Movement.  Bring any jewellery of your own and ask questions.
 
 
and at St Mary's Church Primrose Hill.....
Summer Lectures - see website for full details

http://www.stmarysprimrosehill.com/concerts-events/summer-lectures/

Primrose Hill Community Library Film Show News

From now on it will be easier to buy tickets for our film shows for you and your friends.  We are trying to make it less complicated so we will not now require you to show Library membership cards.  Please tell everyone who might be interested that all they need to do is come to the Library during the hours it is open and buy a ticket.  No evidence of membership required.
 
 


Regular Events at the Library
Mondays
10.30-11.15 Baby Bounce & Rhyme Time for 0-2 year olds (drop in £1 per child)
14.00-16.00 Neighbourhood Information Centre (drop in free)
16.00-18.00 Homework Club for over 5 year olds (drop in free)
Tuesdays
11.15-12.15  Pilates Matwork (drop in £12) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
16.00-17.00  Ole Kids Spanish (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
16.00-17.00  Strings Club-July 1st and 8th only (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
18.00-19.00  Pilates Matwork (drop in £12) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Wednesdays
10.00-11.00  Just Imagine - Creative Movement for 2-4yr olds, songs, music & rhymes (drop in £7).  July 2nd and 9th (10:00-12:00) only.
15.00-16.00  Colouring Club for all ages (drop in free)
Thursdays
12.30-13.30  Gentle Pilates (drop in - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
14.00-15.00  Diddi Dance (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
15.30-18.30  First Class Learning (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
19.00--20.00 Pure Flow Yoga (drop in £12) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).  Until July 17th.
Fridays
10.30-11.15  Rhyme Time for 2-4 year olds (drop in £1 per child)

16.00-18.00 Homework Club for over 5 year olds (drop in free)
Saturdays
14.30-15.00 Story Time for young children (drop in free)

Don't forget that the Library can be hired on Sundays for parties!

Opening Times

Monday        10am - 6pm
Wednesday  1pm -  7pm
Friday           10am - 6pm
Saturday      10am - 4pm

Tel:  020 7419 6599