Family Learning Festival

Crafty Creations at Bradford City Library. A range of free craft and building activities. Get creative with building foam, pebble painting, plant in a pot and a variety of painting and colouring activities to inspire children.

Upcoming Events at Keighley Library

Christmas Craft Fair

Christmas Crafts

Keighley Library
November 10th
10am – 3pm

Calling all crafters and makers! Would you like a table selling your crafts at our second Christmas Craft Fair in Keighley Library?

Tables are £10 each.
For more information or to book a table email

Tel: 01535 618211 or pop into Keighley Library and leave your name at the desk.

Archiving Emily

Corbett Harlow

Local Studies , Keighley Library
20th October
10am – 4pm

Celebrating Emily Brontë’s 200th anniversary, Archiving Emily is a day workshop with poet Sarah Corbett and novelist Nicola Harlow delving into Keighley Library’s Local Studies unique Brontë archive. In the morning we will explore aspects of the archive, with the afternoon devoted to creative writing exercises inspired by Emily’s poetry and fiction. The workshop is open to all.

Please bring your own lunch although drinks will be provided. Pencils and writing pads/notebooks only please.

Sarah Corbett is a poet and Creative Writing tutor. Her fifth collection of poetry, A Perfect Mirror, responding to the landscape of West Yorkshire and the Lake District, was published by Pavilion Poetry/Liverpool University Press in 2018. Sarah teaches Creative Writing for Lancaster University and lives in Hebden Bridge.

Nicky Harlow is a published novelist and broadcaster living in West Yorkshire. She is an Associate Lecturer in Creative Writing at the Open University, where she has just completed a PhD in Creative Writing. She is currently working on a new novel in which Emily Bronte is a major character.

£10/£5 concessions. Pay on the day.

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