Motherwell, Newarthill & Cleland

Motherwell Library

For enquiries, please call 01698 332626.

Star Wars Fun

Friday 5 July

2.30pm – 3.30pm

5 – 12 years

£2 – booking required

 

Space Storytime and Craft

Tuesday 9 July

10.30am – 11.15am

3 – 7 years

£1 – booking required

 

Space Bookbug

Friday 19 July

9.45am – 10am – 18 months – 3 years

10.30am – 11am – 0 – 18 months

Free – drop in activity

 

Family Film – Space Chase Special!

Saturday 27 July

2pm – 4pm

5 years+

Free – booking required

 

Space Bookbug

Wednesday 31 July

10.15am – 10.45am

0 – 3 years

Free – drop in activity

 

LEGO Space Challenge

Wednesday 7 August

10.30am – 11.30am

5 – 12 years

£1 – booking required 

 


North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre

For enquiries, please call 01698 274590.

Saturday Summer Crafts & Movie Matinee – summer themed crafts and a family movie!

Every Saturday from 29 June to 10 August

Craft time: 12.30pm – 3.30pm / film screening at 2pm

5 years+

Film Free / craft £2 – drop in activity

29 June – Mr Bean’s Holiday (PG)

6 July – Swallows & Amazons (PG)

13 July – Finding Dory (U)

20 July – Summer Holiday (U)

27 July – Toy Story (U)

3 August – Meet the Robinsons (U)

10 August – Hercules (U)

 

Summer Bookbug

Every Saturday from 29 June

10.30am – 11am

Under 5s

Free – drop in activity

 

Arts & Crafts – quick & easy crafts such as clay modeling, weaving and more!

Tuesday 2, 9, 16, 30 July & 6 August

Thursday 18 July & 1 August

10.30am – 12pm & 12.30pm – 2.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)
£2 – drop in activity

 

Teddy Bears Picnic – bring along teddy and a snack for a picnic

Tuesday 2, 9, 30 July & 6 August

10.30am – 11.30am

Under 5s

£2 – booking required

 

Video Game Craft & Films – themed arts and crafts with related movie screening

Wednesday 3, 10, 31 July & 7 August

Craft times: 10.30am – 12pm & 12.30 – 2.30pm / film screening at 2pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)

Film Free / craft £2 – drop in activity (children must be accompanied by an adult during film)

3 July – Wreck-it Ralph (PG)

10 July – The Angry Birds Movie (U)

31 July – Pokémon Movie (PG)

7 August – Super Mario Bros. (PG)

 

Toys Through Time

Thursday 4 & Friday 5 July

10.30am – 12pm & 12.30pm – 2.30pm

All ages welcome

Free to play / craft £2 – drop in activity

Get hands on with some 20th Century toys and see how play has changed in the last 100 years. Decorate your own Frisbee to take home.

 

VR Experience for Kids

Friday 12 July

10am, 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3pm (1 hour)

6 – 12 years (children must be 6 or over to participate due to manufacturer recommendation)

£5 – booking required

Experience virtual reality with the new PS4 Virtual Reality headset and delve into other worlds to become a pilot, an adventurer or experience the thrill of exploring the bottom of the sea or the surface of Mars!

 

The Swinging 60s

Wednesday 17 July

10.30am – 2.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)

£6 – drop in activity

Let’s go back to the swinging sixties to check out the groovy fashions, gadgets and games. Make your own tie dye tshirt to take home. NB: tshirts take one hour to set so please arrive in plenty of time (all materials provided).

 

ZooLab Animal Rangers

Thursday 11 July

Friday 26 July

1.30pm – 2.30pm

3 – 7 years (all ages welcome)

£5 / additional children £3 – booking required (one adult free with every child)

One hour animal handling experience led by a ZooLab animal ranger. Children will learn about the animal habitats and meet a variety of small animals and insects.

 

Video Game Design Workshop

Friday 19 July

10am, 11.30am, 1.30pm & 3pm (1 hour)

6 – 12 years

£5 – booking required

Have you got what it takes to be a video game designer? We can show you the basics of design from making storyboards, creating characters, writing stories and drawing backdrops for your game. Please not this is an art workshop and not a software workshop.

 

Bricks 4 Kidz Lego Engineering Workshop

Friday 2 August

11am & 1pm (1 hour)

6 – 12 years

£5 – booking required

Enjoy activities that engage your curiosity and creativity. Build a motorised Lego model using our specially designed theme-based kits.

 

Knights and Castles

Thursday 8 August

Friday 9 August

10.30am – 12pm & 12.30pm – 2.30pm

5 years+ (all ages welcome)

Handling free / craft £2 – drop in activity

Discover Cumbernauld’s medieval history, handle some replica medieval armour and weapons, try on a knight’s armour and make your own shield to take home.

 


Cleland Library

For enquiries, please call 01698 860487.

Summer Crafts 

Tuesday 2 July, 1pm – 2pm

Tuesday 16 July, 1.30pm – 2.30pm

10 years and under

£2 – booking required

 

Twilight Tales

Thursday 11 July 

Thursday 25 July

5.15pm – 6.15pm

10 years and under

Free – drop in activity

 


Newarthill Library

For enquiries, please call 01698 732033.

Space Crafts

Thursday 11 July

3.30pm – 4.30pm

7 – 12 years

£2 – booking required

 

Space Storytime and Craft

Tuesday 23 July

10.30am – 11.15am

3 – 7 years

£1 – booking required