The Summer quiz is in full swing. Come and pit your brains against Alderney’s finest. Forms available in the Library price £1. Closing date is 1st September. Bottle of fizz for the first correct entry.
The Library is commencing the Summer Booksale on Cavalcade Day at the Butes and continuing throughout the Summer in the Library. There will also be a sale of other merchandise including bookmarks, birthday books, and our latest offering, framed photographs of Alderney
The Library will be closed on 6th August for Cavalcade Day
As a membership organisation, the Alderney Library gathers a limited amount of personal data from members. This data is supplied at the time of joining the Library and is retained by the Library – and may be updated – while the individual/household remains a member of the Library. Such date relates purely to membership of the Library and includes contact name, address, telephone number(s) and email address. The Library uses … Continue reading
Michael Connelly – The Crossing The latest in the Harry Bosch series, a brilliant and complex story set against the parched paradise of Los Angeles. Bernard Cornwell – Fools and Mortals takes us into the heart of the Elizabethan, the world of young Richard Shakespeare,an actor estranged from his older brother,William. Helen Dunmore – Birdcage Walk It is 1792 and Europe is seized by political and social upheaval. Lizzie Fawkes has grown up in radical circles but … Continue reading
Many thanks to everybody that attended the Quiz Night.The overwhelming turnout was in excess of 60 and it was financially a very successful evening. The generosity of the people of Alderney is truly humbling! Details of the amount raised will be announced shortly. Special thanks to Jane who prepared and served the Buffet, and to Hilary for Publicity and Meeting and Greeting. Also thanks to everybody who donated prizes for … Continue reading
This is a new initiative in conjunction with the School. Part of the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme, two of the pupils come to the Library every week for 13 weeks (starting 17th November)and give instruction and advice to anybody who has difficulties with IT or understanding the operation of their smartphones, tablets or PCs. Anybody who needs help with their devices are very welcome to come to the Library … Continue reading
Many thanks to everybody who assisted and donated raffle prizes and bottles. The event was an overwhelming success and raised a considerable sum. Special thanks to Dougal and Barbara Benfield and to the people of Alderney who supported the event with such generosity. Finally a huge thank you to Lucie who conceived the project and worked tirelessly to ensure its great success.
Winners of the Summer quiz are Annie Walter (1st Prize) and Sheila Stephenson (2nd Prize). Congratulations to both of them and thanks to everybody that took part.
The library has now introduced a Toddlers Storytime session on Saturday mornings between 10.45 and 11.15. All toddlers (and their Mums and Dads) are very welcome