Remember the Past

We would like to encourage you to feel better with a little help from your library and remember the past 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.

Remember the Past Events

Browse and Blether

Cumbernauld Library
Monday 4 February
10am – 12pm

Call 01236 632702 | Email | Facebook event

Coatbridge Library
Thursday 7 February
2pm – 4pm

Call 01236 856444 | Email | Facebook event

Join us to dip into the past with our reminiscence material including books, local photos, flash cards, memorabilia and smell box. So come along, have a seat and a natter about memories from the past.


Memories Online

Newarthill Library
Tuesday 5 February
10.30am – 11.30am

Call 01698 732033 | Email | Facebook event

There are lots of ways to use technology and websites as a trip down memory lane. Join one of our Open Learning Officers to take a look at some of the websites and be pointed in the direction of others. No IT experience necessary.


Mind Music Soul (listed in brochure as Music Memories)

Airdrie Library
Tuesday 5 February
2pm – 3.30pm

Call 01236 758070 | Email | Facebook event

Wishaw Library
Thursday 7 February
2pm – 3.30pm

Call 01236 524960 | Email | Facebook event

Mind Music Soul is a weekly class running in Airdrie, Wishaw and Cumbernauld for people living with Dementia and their carers. (For one week only we will host our session in Airdrie Library and Wishaw Library). The 90 minute sessions enable participants to sing together, listen to music, play along to songs with percussion instruments and most importantly, meet new people, engage in good conversation in a fun and supportive environment.


Creating Playlists

Motherwell Library
Wednesday 6 February (dates outside Love Life Love Libraries: Wed 13 Feb, Wed 20 Feb, Wed 27 Feb)
10.30am – 12pm

Call 01698 332626 | Email | Facebook event

A series of 4 workshops during February which will introduce you to creating playlists on Spotify and YouTube. Playlists are a great way to gather music or video clips together to watch again and again as well as discovering some old memories and new ideas. Includes refreshments.


Calum’s Monologues

Airdrie Library
Wednesday 6 February
11am – 12pm

Call 01236 758070 | Email | Facebook event

Calum will entertain you with his humorous monologues with a Scottish feel.


Musical Memories

Bellshill Cultural Centre
Thursday 7 February
11.30am – 12.30pm

Call 01698 346770 | Email | Facebook event

Enjoy well known songs from the past with theatre group Cats Pyjamas. There is bound to be one you can singalong to whilst you browse the library shelves or just come to listen and join in.