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Easter Events

All our libraries will have colouring-ins or simple craft activities available during the Easter school holidays, 2-13th April. Check out the craft table or ask at the counter.

Other activities are listed below.

All libraries are CLOSED for the Easter weekend, 30th March to 2nd April.

Drop in crafts and Easter treasure hunt during the school holidays

East Linton
Easter competition -  bring along your painted /decorated Easter Egg.  ( Entries received from Monday 19th March to Saturday 24th March )

Follow the footsteps and take part in the Read, Write , Count Scavenger Hunt around the library  throughout the holidays as well as drop in Easter crafts

Friday 23rd March, 3pm – 4pm.  Make an Easter card, fridge magnet or Easter picture. All ages – free

Easter egg treasure hunt round the Library and John Gray Centre and drop in Easter crafts every day during the school holidays

Spring into Easter  on Wed 4th April 2.30pm, crafts for Easter & Spring for ages 5+.
Springtime Stories for Tots on Tuesday 3rd April 10.30am, stories for the under 5’s.

Spring Craft Session, Wednesday 4th April 11am  -12 noon. We will be getting creative with paint so wear some old clothes or borrow a grown-ups old shirt to wear!
For primary school aged children. Free to attend.

North Berwick
Spring crafts from 3rd - 14th April. Drop-in session with lots of activities and crafts for children
Town Treasure Hunt 3rd- 14th April. Keep your eyes peeled when you’re out and about in town to spot our Easter Lennox, tell a member of staff in North Berwick Library the code word to get a special treat.

Children’s drop in crafts from 4th April to 11th April.

Port Seton
Easter crafts on Thursday 29th March, 4pm – 5pm for primary age children. Limited spaces so book at the library.

Easter crafts on Friday 6th April 2.30pm – 3.30pm for 5 to 11 year olds. Easter egg hunt in the library. All correct entries will go into a draw for a prize at the end of the school holidays.

Drop in crafts during the school holidays

Easter Crafts on Tuesday 10th April at 3.30pm. 

Monday, 5 February 2018

One Day Library Closure

On Wednesday 7th February 2018 all Customer Service staff within Branch Libraries, Library HQ, Museums and Local Area Offices will be attending a 'Planning of Service and Staff Development Day'. This means there will be no staffed reception areas within the Brunton Hall, Musselburgh, or Court Street Reception, John Muir House.
Aldhammer House in Prestonpans, the George Johnstone Centre in Tranent, the John Gray Centre in Haddington, Library & Museums HQ in Haddington and all Branch Libraries and Museums will be closed to the public with the exception of John Muir's Birthplace in Dunbar which will remain open. The Main Reception in John Muir House, Haddington will be staffed.
We apologise for any inconvenience caused - if you need assistance on the day please call 01620 827827 and ask for the appropriate service.