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Friern Barnet Community Library





Weekly Activities;


English Language Skills: 9.30-10.30am, 


Pilates, £6 (10 am)
Knit and Natter (11 am) 
YOGA 7pm-8pm. 


English classes between 9.30-10.30am
Baby playgroup: Mothers and Toddlers Rhyme time session 11-11:45am 


Computer Classes  9.30-10.30
A playgroup for toddlers from 11-12.30pm
Knitting  from 1pm onwards 


Computer Classes  9.30-10.30

FBCL Book Club:  

10 June Book Group 'Death Comes to Pemberley' by P.D. James.

8 July Book Group 'My Dear I Wanted to Tell You' by Louisa Young.


Pilates on 09:45am

A new creative writing course in the library on Saturdays from 11-12.30.






Interested in WRITING..?!

We would be Re-Starting  'CREATING WRITING' course by Popular Demand!, So it would be running From; 2nd of July, 11am to 12:30. It is a 6-weeks-course. 

Please register your interest by talking to staff-Desk, or phone; 079 80 53 90 21. 



Want to help? Volunteers are always welcome at FBCL

We are always interested in new volunteers to work two hour shifts on our rota, but have a particular requirement at the moment for people who are able to work on Saturdays to do a two hour shift between 11 am and 7 pm (Normally, 11-1, 1-3, 3-5, 5-7). If you are interested and available at those times, please contact hughweldon@hotmail.com or request a volunteer application form from our desk staff.

Computer Classes 

Our computer classes will be continuing from 9.30 to 10.30 on Thursdays and Fridays. These are aimed at older people with little or no previous experience and you are welcome to attend regularly or 'drop-in' to work on a particular topic such as producing Word documents, spreadsheets, internet or emails. Individual guidance is offered and the classes are completely free. Leave your name with our desk staff if you would like to attend or contact Hugh on 0784 6045931. Please inform any friends or family members who may be interested and may not see an online advertisement', or similar.

Novel Focus Group: Ever dreamed of writing a novel? If you interested for next term, please contact Greenacre Writers

The session will take place Friern Barnet Community Library, Friern Barnet Road, N11 3DS:

6.30pm to 7.30pm Friday 
If you are interested in joining this group; email: allenashley-writer@hotmail.co.uk



More arts and community activities in Barnet:

Teenage Phone Addict!

Please see below ad;



Need legal advice,

If you want some advice and help with an issue or some legal advice, you can contact the citizen advice bureau, please click here for details click on CAB

Barnet Home Educators on Facebook. 

The group generally meets every 2 weeks from 11:00am-12.30pm on Friday mornings.  The next meeting TBC please contact Eszter for further details on szteln@yahoo.com


Finchley Art Society 

To view the Finchley Art Society gallery, please click here


The Bull Theatre Barnet Museum The Arts Depot


Incognito Theatre

 Click on Barnet Arts for information about the Arts

Finchley Festival; 




The Guardian covered a story about the event and you can click here to read about how libraries

form an integral part of any community. In addition, you can support a petition here

Public Libraries News

Twitter: #kid4libraries @SaveBarnetLibs     #savebarnetlibraries

A message from the campaign:


Watch this short video,

Sign the petition here and if you are interested, why not join the 'Save Barnet Libraries page on Facebook. But also write to your local councillor to express your interest and support for libraries.

Barnet Libraries Opening Times  

Do you want know more on  local events ? Go to  Local & Link News !

Read about the latest training and publications from Child Poverty Action Group.  



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Please contact us if you’d like to book, hold or run an event 

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