Outreach sessions for people living with sight loss

Outreach sessions for people living with sight loss

Do you know anyone who is living with sight loss in our community who would be interested in getting advice and support? The Beacon Centre for the Blind will be running an outreach service at Kinver Community Library starting on Thursday 2nd February, 10.00 –...
Poised for action

Poised for action

We’ve come a long way since a meeting for potential volunteers in late February this year, and here we are, on the brink of officially launching Kinver Community Library.  It’s been all go since the community management bid was accepted in late summer,...
MP booked for launch of Kinver Community Library

MP booked for launch of Kinver Community Library

Kinver’s MP Gavin Williamson will officially open Kinver Community Library on Friday 6th January 2017 at 10.00am.  The historic library in Vicarage Drive, at the heart of Kinver village, is set to become community-managed and staffed by volunteers, who have been...
Book launch: Kinver Library welcomes a rising star

Book launch: Kinver Library welcomes a rising star

Local author R.E. Hodges will be signing copies of her new novel at Kinver Library on Saturday 17th December, from 10am until midday. Dark Star Rising is an exciting fantasy written for young adults but it can be enjoyed by all ages.  It’s the second in the...
Local Literary Issues and Hunting Horrid Henry

Local Literary Issues and Hunting Horrid Henry

I’ve scarcely known an afternoon go so fast.  It was my third shadowing session as a Library Volunteer and I was beginning to get the hang of it. My mentor on this occasion, Sharon from Penkridge Library, was friendliness and helpfulness personified.  I can only...