Advent Calendar – 1st December

24 days to go!

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas...

Library staff decorating tree


Staff are busy putting up the Library Christmas tree! Have you put your decorations up yet?

... and who's that looking through the window?

Christmas Book of the Day

Supercraft Christmas

Craft your way through more than 40 eco-friendly festive projects, including charming gifts, stunning decorations, and quirky gift wrap ideas, and bring the magic of the German Christmas markets into your home.

No more braving the crowds for tatty tinsel - spend time with friends and family and turn cold nights cosy with homemade bath salts, floating tea lights, and gingerbread hearts. Follow clear, step-by-step instructions to create fresh flower garlands, bake edible gift tags, and paint authentic tree ornaments! (Description from

This book is available to borrow from the Library via the online request form

Supercraft Christmas

Christmas Word of the Day


The four week period leading up to Christmas, beginning on the fourth Sunday before Christmas Day.

advent calendar santa sacks

Did you know?

Speedy Santa...

Scientists in America calculated that Santa visits 822 homes a second to deliver all the world's presents on Christmas Eve, travelling at 650 miles a second!

Santa in his sleigh with reindeers

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