Central Library

Central Library
Calverley Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 3AB
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Handa's Suprise Workshop with author Eileen Browne

A lively, fun event exploring the classic children's picture book Handa's Supprise. Join in with music and movement, see how the illustrations are made and find out where Handa lives. Eileen Browne will be joining us at Central Library via a Zoom video call Most suitable for children aged 4 - 6 years old.

Thu 28 Oct

Children's Library

Free

Leeds Tapestry Tour

Join us for a tour of the Leeds Tapestry, an iconic needlework display which celebrates our city's history and culture. Learn about the beautiful needlework images and discover the stories behind their creation. We'll also be showing original design sketches and practice needlework samples from the Tapestry project. The…

Fri 26 Nov

Art Library

£3

Fri 28 Jan 2022

Art Library

£3

Fri 25 Mar 2022

Art Library

£3

Life Drawing, 4 week course taught by Boris Cruse with life model in Drawing Room. January 2022

Venture into the experience of life drawing with local artist and teacher Boris Cruse. In this relaxed supportive four week course, youll have a chance to explore basics of figure drawing including line, gesture, shade to develop your own artistic interpretation of the model. Easel and materials provided, or you can bring…

Mon 17 Jan 2022

Drawing Room

£43

Life Drawing, 4 week taught course with life model in Drawing Room. November 1, 8, 22, 29

Venture into the experience of life drawing with local artist and teacher Boris Cruse. In this relaxed supportive four week course, youll have a chance to explore basics of figure drawing including line, gesture, shade to develop your own artistic interpretation of the model. Learn to use tonal value to create volume…

Mon 1 Nov

Drawing Room

Sold out

Luna Loves Library Day Workshop with author Joseph Coelho

Join Joseph Coelho as he reads from the Luna Loves Series illustrated by Fiona Lumbers. Join Luna on her adventures as she visits an art gallery, tries out some dance moves and has her perfect World Book Day well almost. Joseph Coelho will be joining us at Central Library via a Zoom video call Most suitable for children…

Thu 28 Oct

Children's Library

Free

Rapunzel Workshop with author and illustrator Bethan Woollvin

Joinauthor ">Rapunzel'.The session will feature a book reading, an insight into Bethan's artwork, anexciting group collage activity and Q&A. This session will be perfect forlittle hands that love fairy tales and craft activities. Most suitable for children aged 4 - 6 years old.

Thu 28 Oct

Children's Library

Free

Sas Bravo Three Zero - In Conversation With Des Powell

In the year that commemorates the 30th anniversary of the first Gulf War and the 80th anniversary of the SAS, Sheffield born SAS veteran Des Powell, who was second in command of the successful third unit that parachuted deep behind enemy lines in the 1991 Iraq War and the brother unit of Bravo Two Zero, will be appearing…

Thu 4 Nov

Room 700

Free

Three Little Vikings Workshop with author and illustrator Bethan Woollvin

Joinauthor & illustrator Bethan Woollvin for a fairy tale inspired creativeworkshop focusing on her latest book 'ThreeLittle Vikings'. The session will feature a book reading, an insightinto Bethan's artwork, an exciting group collage activity and Q&A. Thissession will be perfect for little hands that love fairy…

Thu 28 Oct

Children's Library

Free