Category Archives: Things to Do
Celebrate National Poetry Day today!

Today is National Poetry Day – and here are our five top tips for celebrating.

Writing opportunity: could you Write From The Heart?

Publishers of the latest edition of the writing anthology Write from the Heart are looking for contributions for its next edition. They are seeking work from writers who live, work or study in Hertfordshire and who use English as a second language.

Announcing the We ♥ Libraries Autumn Social

Do you like nothing more than a slice of cake and a good old natter about books? If so, we have an event planned for the autumn that we hope you will really enjoy.

Herman & Spice make their Letchworth debut

Here’s your chance to meet some brand-new children’s book characters just about to make their debut – and also the man behind them.

Letchworth Festival programme is published – and we’re in it!

Your We ♥ Libraries team is incredibly excited today – for we’ve seen our entry on the Letchworth Festival programme website for Freya North’s visit in June.

Guest post: Reading takes you around the world

This guest post has been written by Gill Farrington, a librarian and literature lecturer who runs courses and gives talks (often food-themed) around the North Herts district, in order to to share an insight into her work.

Share your Herts memories with the Making Memories project

This week we’re taking a look at one or two projects run by Herts Library Service that you might not know about, and today it’s the turn of Making Memories.

Guest post: Learn more about Poetry i.d.

In November last year We Heart Libraries worked alongside North Herts poetry group Poetry i.d. to help celebrate National Libraries Day in Letchworth. In this guest post John Gohorry explains more about the group, how you can hear them perform, and how you can get involved yourself.

Litfest 12: Catch up with authors in person at your local library

We all know that our local libraries always have a great selection of authors for our reading pleasure. But, during March and April in Hertfordshire, that doesn’t just mean a wide choice of books. It means real-live writers, accompanied in some cases by wine and cake.

Herts Libraries’ March 2012 e-newsletter is now available

This month’s e-newsletter from Herts Library Service is now available – and it features news of the county’s upcoming Litfest 12 event.