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Southend Libraries Children's Reading Group!
Thursday, 7th May 2020

Southend Libraries are pleased to share details of our new Children's Reading Group!  Suitable for children aged 8 years and over and their parents, this group will be sharing audiobooks availab

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Applications are now open to become a Summer Reading Challenge Volunteer!
Thursday, 5th March 2020

Become a Summer Reading Challenge volunteer - Applications are now open! Libraries in Southend are looking for volunteers aged 14+ to help keep children reading throughout the summer holidays for the

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‘All Mine’ - By Andy Downes
Thursday, 5th March 2020

 ‘All Mine’ – an exciting acrylic and oil paint exhibition, showcasing portraiture by talented local artist Andy Downes will be on show at the People's Gallery: 5th - 31st

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eComics from RBDigital launching 1st February 2020!
Friday, 31st January 2020

Southend Libraries are very pleased to be able to offer their customers on-line access to a very wide range of comics and graphic novels from 1st February 2020.  Over 250 titles from leading bra

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Reading Ahead with Southend Libraries
Thursday, 16th January 2020

Reading Ahead with Southend Libraries  Southend Libraries in association with the Reading Agency are pleased to support the Reading Ahead programme for 2020. One in six people struggles to read.

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Winter Mini Challenge!
Thursday, 14th November 2019

  This year Southend Libraries, along with the Reading Agency bring you the Winter Mini Challenge “Pugs Of The Frozen North” How can children take part in the Winter Mini Challenge?

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Friday, 25th October 2019

  The ‘Seaside’ collection of newly digitised Southend images is available to view now via appointment at the Forum, Southend. Explore the history of our seaside town in our newly d

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CALLING ALL ARTISTS - Apply to exhibit in the Forum, Southend!
Thursday, 24th October 2019

The People's Gallery (formally called the Forum Space) is a large area located on the ground floor of the Forum, Southend-on-Sea building. Attracting both customers and students, the Forum, Southend-o

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Booking the Forum Foyer or Shared Space
Friday, 11th October 2019

The Foyer The Forum Foyer allows community groups and charities to display their information for customers to see. Please note, no selling or direct approaching of customers is permitted from Foyer d

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