On Tuesday 26th April 2017 I enjoyed discussing the book written by Alan Johnson called This Boy with other members of the book club. It is an interesting autobiography of Alan’s early years growing up in London in the early fifties, sixties and seventies. ¬†It was enjoyable to debate the […]

Book Club

We’ve planned a number of¬†activities for International Women’s Week here at Burnage Library, more details of which can be read on this page here. Our Turning the Page pop up festival for women features a number of free activities, which must be booked via Eventbrite, and runs from Friday 4th […]

Turning the Page – Activities for International Women’s Week

A Hectic Digital Week The last week was a very busy week for our Digital team. Laura and CodeClub volunteer and STEMNet Ambassador Tom ran the first of our CodeClub sessions. CodeClub is a monthly programming club for 9-11 year old children (Laura blogged about it here). I ran a […]

#HourOfCode Programming Taster Session

This Saturday saw our first ever CodeClub session, ran by our guest volunteer Tom. In the first session we are introduced to Scratch software, an interactive platform that uses the functions of any other coding language but presents them with jigsaw like graphics. With Scratch, you can program interactive games, […]

CodeClub’s First Session