Earlier this month We ♥ Libraries held its first-ever social event at David’s Bookshop in Letchworth. The idea was for like-minded book-lovers to meet up for tea, cake and recommendations – and an excellent evening was had by all involved.
We ♥ Libraries owes its existence to National Libraries Day 2011.
Best-selling author Freya North has called libraries “cornerstones of the community” ahead of her appearance at the Letchworth Festival on Tuesday June 19 – and highlighted the longstanding role they have played in her writing
Hundreds of library-lovers in North Herts celebrated National Libraries Day on Saturday by demonstrating just how much they value the service.
Saturday February 4 2012 will be the first-ever National Libraries Day to be celebrated all around the UK – and We Heart Libraries, the library user group for North Herts and Stevenage, has a host of events planned to ensure local library fans have plenty of good reasons to get involved.
We’ve had a positive response to our launch from local papers and websites in North Herts – check out the links below.
It’s time to go public. The website is up and running, we’ve started campaigning and even notched up a couple of successes. This week we will be sending out the following statement to local politicians, media, community groups and library campaigners.