Read Yourself Healthy

We would like to encourage you to feel better with a little help from your library and read yourself healthy during Love Life Love Libraries, our Health and Wellbeing week.

Saturday 2 February – Saturday 9 February

Bookings for Love Life Love Libraries 2019 is open NOW!

If you want to give us feedback on an event that you attended, you can fill in a simple feedback form online here and tell us your thoughts. Share your experiences of Love Life Love Libraries with us as well on Twitter using #LoveLifeLoveLibraries.

Read Yourself Healthy Events

Coatbridge Adult Book Group

Coatbridge Library
Saturday 2 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01236 856444 | Email coatbridgelibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

This month we will be reading a title from our Healthy Reading collection. Come along and discuss the book over a cuppa.

 

Reading Hour

Condorrat Library
Monday 4 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01236 736615 | Email condorratlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Moodiesburn Library
Tuesday 5 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01236 856295 | Email moodiesburnlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Abronhill Library
Wednesday 6 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01236 731503 | Email abronhilllibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Take a quiet, de-stressing hour to yourself and relax in our Reading Corner. Bring along your current book, or select one from our recommended good reads. We’ll provide a cuppa and a biscuit.

 

Mood Boosting Book Group

Cumbernauld Library
Monday 4 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01236 632702 | Email cumbernauldlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Motherwell Library
Thursday 7 February
5.30pm – 6.30pm

Call 01698 332626 | Email motherwelllibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Condorrat Library
Friday 8 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01236 736615 | Email condorratlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Kilsyth Library
Friday 8 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01236 632880 | Email kilsythlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Come along to our Book Group. We meet regularly at the library to read and discuss a wide range of books. This month we will be discussing a Mood Boosting title to celebrate Love Life Love Libraries.

 

Adult Book Group

Airdrie Library
Monday 4 February
6pm – 7pm

Call 01236 758070 | Email airdrielibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Stepps Library
Tuesday 5 February
11am – 12pm

Call 01236 638555 | Email steppslibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Come along and join our regular Book Group members, discussing contemporary fiction.

 

Discover BorrowBox

Airdrie Library
Monday 4 February
2pm – 4pm

Call 01236 758070 | Email airdrielibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Coatbridge Library
Tuesday 5 February
10am – 12pm

Call 01236 856444 | Email coatbridgelibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Motherwell Library
Tuesday 5 February
2pm – 4pm

Call 01698 332626 | Email motherwelllibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Bellshill Cultural Centre
Wednesday 6 February
2pm – 4pm

Call 01698 346770 | Email bellshillculturalcentre@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Wishaw Library
Thursday 7 February
2pm – 4pm

Call 01698 524960 | Email wishawlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Cumbernauld Library
Friday 8 February
2pm – 4pm

Call 01236 632702 | Email cumbernauldlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Drop in and discover BorrowBox, the eBook and eAudiobook service offered by CultureNL Libraries. Learn more about it or get help setting it up to use it. Come along and speak to our staff to find out more.

 

The Science Behind Bookbug: All you need is love (and a great big hug).

Condorrat Library
Tuesday 5 February
11.30am – 12.30pm

Call 01236 736615 | Email condorratlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Find out about some of the science behind Bookbug. Did you know that between the ages of 0-3, your baby’s brain is developing fast than it will ever again or that singing and rhyming together helps your baby’s development, but can also improve your mental health? To find out more, come along and join us for some tea and cake. Bring your little ones along too!

 

Wishaw Crime Book Group

Wishaw Library
Wednesday 6 February
6pm – 6.45pm

Call 01698 524960 | Email wishawlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Come along and join our resident crime fans who meet every month to discuss the latest and classic crime books.

 

Bibliography

Chryston Library
Friday 8 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01236 750099 | Email chrystonlibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

A book group with a difference! Sit back, relax and enjoy being read to. Come along and listen to a selection of poems, short stories and novel extracts that are guaranteed to boost your mood. You don’t need to read anything in advance, just bring yourself along! Tea and coffee will also be provided.

 

A Chat with Owen Mullen

Motherwell Library
Saturday 9 February
2pm – 3pm

Call 01698 332626 | Email motherwelllibrary@culturenl.co.uk | Facebook event

Reading is proven to improve your health. That’s not always the case for of the characters in crime author Owen Mullen’s novels. It wouldn’t be a crime novel without someone falling foul of a sinister act. Join us as Owen discusses his new novel In Harm’s Way – an atmospheric, dark and gripping story when lead character Mackenzie’s world is thrown upside down in terrifying circumstances.