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There's lots going on down at your local library this summer to keep your children occupied with a crammed summer programme of craft activities and events.

Please call your library in advance to check availability.

Alexandria Library

Unless otherwise stated activities are for ages 5+ and take place 2pm-3pm.

Please call the library for more information 01389 608974

Thursday 5 July - Bookbug Party–  Princess and Superhero party. Starts 11am for 0-3yrs old.

Thursday 12 July - Dreamcatcher Making – Create and customise your own Dreamcatcher mobile.

Tuesday 17 July - Storytelling – come along and listen to a fantastic story and story and then take part in a craft event linked to the story.

Friday 20 July - Tie Dye – Back by popular demand!  Try your hand at creating your own clothing masterpiece with this groovy dyeing technique.(bring and old shirt for this).  

Tuesday 24 July - Cupcake Decorating – Icing! sprinkles! chocolate drops! make your very own decorated cupcake to take away and enjoy.

Wednesday 25 July - Mischief Mask making - have lots of fun designing and creating your very on mischief maker mask?

Tuesday 31 July - Storytelling: come along and listen to a fantastic story and story and then take part in a craft event linked to the story.

Thursday 2 August - Bookbug Beach Party: Surfs Up! flip flops sun hats and sunglasses are the order of the day for a fantastic Bookbug beach party for 0-3yrs old.

Thursday 2 August - Jumbo People: Create a great big person using various craft techniques design and name your own Jumbo Person. 

Balloch Library

Unless otherwise stated activities are for ages 4-12 and take place 2.00-3.30pm.

Please call the library for more information  01389 608989

Monday 2 July - Face Painting – Ever wanted to be a lion, a football  a=snake then come along and transform using face paint. 5+ yrs.

Monday 9 July - Fabric pictures: come along design and create unusual and fantastic pictures using various fabrics.

Tues 17 July - Mischief Mask making - have lots of fun designing and creating your very on mischief maker mask?

Wednesday 18 July - Bookbug Party–  Princess and Superhero party. Starts 11am for 0-3yrs old.

Friday 27 JulyRock Snakes: design and paint your very own snake on a rock.

Wednesday 1 August - Glass decorating and paper flower making: make you own stained glass masterpiece and paper flowers.

Clydebank Library

Unless otherwise stated activities are for ages 5+ and take place 2pm - 3pm.

Please call the library for more information  0141 562 2440

Thursday 5 July - World cup crafts- for Age 5+

Wednesday 11th July - Making animal key rings - for Age 5+

Tuesday 17 July - Photo frames fridge magnets  from 11am-12pm for Age 5+.

Friday 20 July - Making super hero hand puppets for Age 5+

Monday 23 July - Glass and cup painting for Age 5+

Thursday 26 July - Storytime Crafts - Gruffalo character finger puppet and masks. for Age 5 and under.

Wednesday 1 August - Bugs and plant pot holders for Age 5+

Tuesday 7 August - Scratch Art Age 5+

Friday 10 August - Sports Crafts Age 5+

Monday 13 August - Painting ceramic fridge magnets Age 5+

Dalmuir Library

Unless otherwise stated activities are for ages 3-10yrs

Please call the library for more information 0141 562 2425.

Wednesday 4 July - Summer Spirals 

Thursday 12 July - Glass Painting

Thursday 19 July - Canvas Bag Design

Tuesday 24 July - Canvas Bag Design

Fri 3rd  August - Dotty Art

Thur 9th August - Secret Agents

Wed 15th August - Dreamcatchers

Dumbarton Library

Unless otherwise stated activities will take place 2.30pm - 3.30pm.

Please contact the library for more details 01389 608992

Wed 4th July - Cupcake decorating. Can you get it home before you eat it!

Wed 11th July - As the theme of the Summer Reading Challenge is ‘Mischief Makers’, come along for a Dennis the Menace afternoon!

Tues 17th July - Summertime Bookbug! A fun session of songs, rhymes and a story for the younger ones.

Wed 18th - Make super summer spirals today!

Wed 25th - Get creative for clay critters!

Wed 1st Aug - Make a lovely Unicorn sun catcher.

Wed 8th Aug - Come and try your hand at making ice cream cone pom poms! Unfortunately not edible though!

Thurs 9th Aug - Summertime Bookbug! A fun session of songs, rhymes and a story for the younger ones.

Wed 15th Aug - Arts and craft class for the older children. Come and see what exciting activities we do as it will be an after school activity when schools are back! 8yrs - 13yrs

Wed 4th July - Cupcake decorating. Can you get it home before you eat it!

Wed 11th July - As the theme of the Summer Reading Challenge is ‘Mischief Makers’, come along for a Dennis the Menace afternoon!

Tues 17th July - Summertime Bookbug! A fun session of songs, rhymes and a story for the younger ones.

Wed 18th July- Make super summer spirals today!

Wed 25th July - Get creative for clay critters!

Wed 1st Aug - Make a lovely Unicorn sun catcher.

Wed 8th Aug - Come and try your hand at making ice cream cone pom poms! Unfortunately not edible though!

Thurs 9th Aug - Summertime Bookbug! A fun session of songs, rhymes and a story for the younger ones.

Wed 15th Aug - Arts and craft class for the older children. Come and see what exciting activities we do as it will be an after school activity when schools are back! 8yrs - 13yrs. 

Duntocher Library

Unless otherwise stated activities will take place 2.00pm - 3.30pm.

Please contact the library for more information 0141 562 2469

Friday 6th July  - Storytime crafts – making finger puppets. Age – 5 and under

Monday 9th July - World cup crafts Age 5+

Thursday 12th July 11am-12pmMaking bugs and finger puppets - Age 5+

Tuesday 17th July  - Monkeying around with door hangers - Age 5+

Friday 20th July  - Glass painting - Age 5+

Monday 23rd July  - Storytime crafts - Gruffalo character finger puppet and masks. Age 5 and under

Thursday 26th July 11am-12pm - Making Frog blowers - Age 5+

Wednesday 1st August 11am-12pm Making animal masks and 3D puzzle animals - Age 5+

Tuesday 7th August  Sports crafts - Age 5+

Monday 13th August Make your own hand puppet. - Age 5+ 

Faifley Library 

Unless otherwise stated activities are for ages 5+ and take place 2.30pm - 3.30pm.

Please contact the library for more information 0141 562 2469

Wednesday 4 July - Jelly Fish plates Ages 5+

Monday 9 July - Colourful fish and sea scene Ages 5+

Tuesday 17 July - Photo Frame Decorating Ages 5+

Wednesday 25 July - Cupcake Decorating Ages 5+

Thursday 2 August - Summer spirals 5+

Friday 10 August - Clay critters Ages 5+

Parkhall Library

Unless otherwise stated activities are for ages 4+ and take place 2.00pm - 3.30pm.

Please call the library for more information 0141 562 2467

Wednesday 11 July - Glass Painting

Thursday 19th July - Canvas Bags Design

Thursday 26th  July - Summer Crafts

Wednesday 1st August - Dotty Designs

Thursday 9th August - Summer Crafts

Wednesday 15th August - Dreamcatchers