Thursday, 20 December 2012

Crazy Christmas crafts at Longniddry library

Come along to the Library on Friday 21st December at 3pm for some fun making your own Christmas Tree! This session is for 5-9 year olds.
To book a place please phone the Library on 01875 818160
Tickets: £2.00

Christmas crafts in Tranent library


Come along for our Christmas crafts on Friday 21st December, 2.30-3.30pm, for all primary age children.
Tickets £2.00

Christmas comes to the John Gray Centre!


Escape the madness of Christmas shopping and bring your family to experience a host of fun Christmas activities. On the Saturday, we'll have Santa outside greeting visitors, decorations you can make yourselves and take home, live Christmas music, mince pies, plus quizzes, games and plenty of festive cheer! Upstairs in the Archive, they’ll have a display of historical documents too. Then on Sunday, you’ll still be able to make some Christmas decorations, take part in a quiz, and it’ll also be your last chance to take part in our 12 days of Christmas competition.
Drop in anytime from

10am-3pm on  Saturday 22nd December and
1pm-3pm on Sunday 23rd December

Free, donations welcome.


The John Gray Centre, Lodge Street, Haddington,  will close at 5pm on 24th December and reopen at 9.30 on 3rd January. We wish all our visitors a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Tuesday, 11 December 2012

The Great Escape!

Come along to the library in the John Gray Centre, Haddington, this Saturday, 15 Dec. Our fabulous project artist and illustrator Lucy Roscoe is hosting a free family workshop from 12 till 4pm. Lucy is re-telling the story of the 1822 East Lothian book robbery using materials from the archive to create one great paper installation. We need your help for this hands-on fun filled event - just drop in!