Events & Activities

Before the pandemic we offered a range of events and activities for all ages. Slowly, these are beginning to return. The list below provides information about those we've scheduled so far, you can also see information about our Previous events.

Friday 19th November, 2021 - My Life and My times with George Orwell

In an illustrated talk Richard Blair talks about his father, George Orwell. This event will take place at Harbury Village Hall. Tickets £7.50 from the library or ONLINE

Saturday 27th November 4.30 pm to 6.30 pm - Free Children's Lantern Making Workshop

To coincide with the turning on of the Harbury Seasonal Lights, Harbury Village Library will be running a free Children's Lantern Making Workshop. We'll provide the materials, including an LED tea light for each lantern which you can then carry with you as you walk the Seasonal Lights Trail. Space is limited so we'll be offering 10 places between 4.30 pm and 5.30 pm and a further 10 between 5.30 pm and 6.30 pm. Tickets will be available online from Saturday 20th November and will admit one child and one adult. Afterwards the library will reopen as one of the stops along the Seasonal Lights Trail, and we'll have our extensive collection of Christmas books available to borrow as well as some seasonal refreshments.

Download a copy of the Seasonal Lights Trail, or pick one up a the desk in the Library.

Saturday 26th February, 2022 - Tears of Laughter

Simon Mayor’s mandolin, guitar and fiddling wizardry (as well as his inimitable brand of off-the-wall humour) meets Hilary James’ honey-dripping vocals.

Friday 25th March, 2022 - A Ghost of a Smile

Two Ghost stories from Charles Dickens (spooky but with a comic twist) brought to life by the team behind "The Six-Sided Man" and "Done To Death By Jove!”

Friday 20th May, 2022 - Same Same … but Different

A family show, mixing Kathak and contemporary dance, live music and physical storytelling, to create a playful and colourful world where we celebrate our individuality, diversity and the bonds which connect us all.