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Forum Space Exhibition: MAP AND MEMORY
Thursday, 22nd February 2018

Forum Space Exhibition: MAP AND MEMORY by Lloyd Sowerbutts The Forum Space 5th – 24th March 2018 Discover an exciting exhibition of acrylic paint on paper and giclee prints in the Forum Spac

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Baby Bounce & Rhyme returns!
Wednesday, 14th February 2018

  Have fun with your baby, sharing knee jogging rhymes and songs with actions to encourage language development and a life long love of books. Lots of opportunity for face to face communication

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Customer Notice: Wednesday 7th February
Monday, 5th February 2018

Due to essential maintenance, our People's Network computers and Wi-fi will be unavailable from 6pm. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Customer Notice: Reservation Changes
Friday, 2nd February 2018

From 5th February you will no longer be able to reserve an item from Essex Libraries at a Southend Borough Library. Please visit: to read more about the changes to the library

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Family History Sessions Return to the Forum
Thursday, 1st February 2018

The Essex Society for Family History return to The Forum for another year of FREE drop-in sessions. Beginning on Saturday 10th February, 11am – 3pm and bi-monthly thereafter, this is an opport

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Forum Space Exhibition: Andy & Bernadette Marbrow
Thursday, 25th January 2018

Andy & Bernadette Marbrow The Forum Space 2nd – 26th February 2018 Visit The Forum Space to discover a unique and inspiring exhibition by husband and wife Andy and Bernadette Marbrow. A

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Holocaust Memorial Day Exhibitions
Thursday, 4th January 2018

Holocaust Memorial Day Exhibitions 2018 The Forum Space |  From 8th January - 25th January 2018   The Promise - The story of Eva Schloss and her brother Heinz in captivity. Faces in the

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Library Opening Hours: 27th December 2017
Wednesday, 27th December 2017

    Owing to unforeseen circumstances, library areas will be self-service only between 7pm and 10pm. There will be no computer access or library staff assistance between these times. W

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Library Closure: Tuesday 19th December 2017
Wednesday, 13th December 2017

Please note: Due to staff training The Forum will be closed on the morning of Tuesday 19th December 2017. The Library will open from 1pm. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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