Silver Sunday 2013

Celebrate Silver Sunday 2013 in our libraries

Silver Sunday
Silver Sunday

Silver Sunday is 6 October this year, and is a day to celebrate older people by offering them free activities and events in their local areas. Activities are made available to older people on the Sunday and other days during the weeks before and after to encourage them to try new things, to keep active in body and spirit, to meet their neighbours and to overcome loneliness.

We have two events that have been organised especially for Silver Sunday but there are other activities happening across libraries all through the year – reading groups, writing groups, computer classes and so on. Ask at your local library for details of these and other things you may be interested in.

The Local History of Brompton and Earl’s Court

Earls Court Road
Earls Court Road

Wednesday 2 October, 2 to 4.45pm
Brompton Library

Want to learn more about the local history of Brompton and Earl’s Court? Then come along to meet our Local Studies Librarian, Dave Walker. He will be on hand to discuss some interesting items from the Local Studies archive relating to the Brompton and the Earl’s Court area. Come and see how the area has changed over the decades. There’s no need to book a place to this free event – just come along.

Silver Sunday Quiz

Quiz time
Quiz time

Sunday 6 October, 2 to 4pm
Chelsea Library

Come along to our Silver Sunday Quiz – a great opportunity to test your general knowledge, meet people and enjoy a cup of tea. There’s no need to book a place – just come along and it’s free!

There’s more information about this special day on the Silver Sunday website.

Sue Cornish

Adult Learning Co-ordinator

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