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Go Red for the National Eisteddfod

The Friends of Chepstow Library Reading Garden and The Friends of Chepstow Library, held ‘Go Red’ coffee mornings at Chepstow Community Hub, with all donations going to support the National Eisteddfod. Customers shared their thoughts on why they loved Wales which

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Posted in Go Red for the National Eisteddfod, Library news for January 2016

Coding Club launched in Chepstow Library

The first @theideasgarage coding club session ran yesterday, Wednesday 16 September, at Chepstow Library. Twenty young people ranging from 8 to 16 years of age attended the club to learn and have fun. Lots of great and unusual ideas were

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Posted in Coding Club launched in Chepstow Library, Library News for September 2015

Storytelling Chair

storytelling chair

Every Library Reading Garden needs a storytelling chair and Chepstow now has one taking pride of place in the library garden. The chair, which has a books motif front and sides, was built by local carpenter Ben Miller and was 

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Posted in Library News for September 2015, Storytelling Chair

R J Ellory at Chepstow Library for World Book Night

 Chepstow Library was really pleased to welcome award winning crime writer R J Ellory. We were treated to a fascinating talk about the difficulties of becoming published author and given an insight into how his bestselling books are written. Thanks

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Posted in Library News for April 2015, R J Ellory at Chepstow Library for World Book Night

Chepstow Library – 21 Years

On Monday 15 December ‘The Friends of Chepstow Library’ helped staff and customers celebrate the 21st anniversary of the opening of Chepstow Library at Manor Way. The group provided refreshments and cake to customers throughout the morning.

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Posted in Chepstow Library - 21 Years, Library News for December 2014

Special visitor at Chepstow Library

Chepstow Library was delighted to welcome an extra special visitor in a red suit and a white beard to its Christmas Story time on Friday 12 December. Thirty two children plus their parents, grandparents and carers were delighted when Father

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Posted in Library News for December 2014, Special visitor at Chepstow Library

A wonderful Christmas Celebration

Chepstow Library staff and guests enjoyed a wonderful ‘Christmas Celebration’ on Thursday 5 December. Guests enjoyed listening to Karl Daymond and his local singing groups, all dressed in Victoria costume, who sang a selection of Christmas songs including the very

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Posted in A wonderful Christmas Celebration, Library News for December 2014

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