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page 42 page 43 LIBRARIES National Storytelling Week - Rise and Shine Storytime 4-5yrs We are launching a brand new monthly activity for pre-school children during National Storytelling Week. ‘Rise and Shine Storytime’ will bring stories to life using our senses and imagination and will end with a mini-maker activity for little ones to get creative. Each month we will explore a different theme. Harry Potter Night - Fantastic Beasts 5-12yrs Calling all Harry Potter fans! Potions and spells, wonder and wizardry, butterbeer and books await at your local library on the most magical night of the year. Come dressed as your favourite character or come as you are and help us pass on the magic of the unforgettable Harry Potter books. Thursday 1 February Barrhead Foundry, 4 – 5pm Clarkston Library, 3.30 – 4.30pm Giffnock Library, 5 – 7pm Mearns Library, 3.30 – 4.30pm Friday 2 February Busby Library, 3.30 – 4.30pm Eaglesham Library, 3.30 – 4.30pm Neilston Library, 3.30 – 4.30pm Thornliebank Library, 3.30 – 4.30pm Free, please call library to book your place. National Fairy Tale Day 5-12yrs We are spreading magic and mischief with fairy tale fun across libraries. Create your own fantastic fairy tale with crafts, make a fairy garden or watch in awe as the 3D printer spins away to create fantastic 3D fairy tale objects before your very eyes at Mearns Library. While there, have a go at weaving some magic of your own with some fairy tale-themed coding sessions. Monday 26 February, 3.30 – 4.30pm Free, please call library to book your place. Code Clubs 7-13yrs Learn how to make computer games, websites and animation. Code Club is a free after-school club at libraries across East Renfrewshire. Register your interest at www.ercultureandleisure.org/codeclub www.ercultureandleisure.org/libraries ERCultureandLeisure @ERCL4 January: Indoor Snowy Day Friday 26 January Mearns Library, 9.30 – 10am Tuesday 30 January Barrhead Foundry Library, 10 – 10.30am Clarkston Library, 2.15 – 2.45pm Wednesday 31 January Giffnock Library, 9.30 – 10am Free, no need to book. For future ‘Rise and Shine’ dates, please visit our website. Safer Internet Day - create, connect & share respect Top tips and resources will be available online and in all libraries to help create a respectful digital experience for all, in particular younger users. Wednesday 7 February All libraries, free no need to book For further details please visit our website. www.ercultureandleisure.org/libraries ERCultureandLeisure @ERCL4