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Leeds Library Calendar
May    
Friday 26 May 13.00-14.00

Lunchtime Theatre at the Leeds Library - Art by Yasmina Reza

The second in the POETS and PAINTERS season. Art by Yasmina Reza (duration: 55 minutes).

A dark comedy about an all-white painting. Three friends nearly come to blows over what it cost and what it's really worth.

No admission charge but donations will be welcomed!
To book please click here.

Saturday 27 May 10.00-14.00

Book Sale

In foyer - donations welcomed!

Open to all.

Monday 29 May  

Closed - Spring bank holiday

June    
Saturday 3 June 10.30 Tour of the Leeds Library

All welcome but booking essential:

Admission: FREE.  To book please click here.

Saturday 3 June 13.00

Leeds Peace Convention

The 3rd June 1917 was the occasion of a national convention in Leeds of all Britain’s left-wing parties to celebrate the February 1917 Russian Revolution that put Alexander Kerensky into power in place of the Tsar. In the words of Ralph Miliband it was “perhaps the most remarkable gathering of the period.”

Michael Meadowcroft will be giving a lecture on the Peace Convention on its centenary day. Saturday, 3rd June, 1pm, at the Leeds Library.

Admission: FREE
To book please click here.

Saturday 3 June 13.00-15.30

Members' Film Club: The Best Actor and Actress Season

More details in the library.

Sunday 4 June  9.30

Thoresby Society SUMMER EXCURSIONS 2017 - Visit to Sledmere House in the Yorkshire Wolds       

Guided tour of Sledmere House and a chance to explore the grounds.

The Thoresby Society would like to make this excursion open to The Leeds Library Members.

Cost: £22 (includes coach and guided tour.

For more information and to book click here.

Thursday 8 June 19.00-20.30

Big Book End Event: In Conversation With Candace Robb and Chris Nickson

Historian and historical crime fiction author, Candace Robb will be in conversation with historical crime fiction author, Chris Nickson on Thurs 8 June, 7pm at the Leeds Library

Admission: £3
To book please click here.

Wednesday 14 June 10.30 Tour of the Leeds Library

All welcome but booking essential:

Admission: FREE.  To book please click here.

Wednesday 14 June 18.00-20.30

Members' Film Club: The Best Actor and Actress Season

More details in the library.

Friday 23 June 13.00-14.00

Lunchtime Theatre at the Leeds Library - Under Milk Wood

Dylan Thomas's delightful 'play for voices' adapted to 50 minutes.

No admission charge but donations will be welcomed!
To book please click here.

Thursday 29 June 17.45-18.45

Matthew Francis Poetry Event

Faber poet Matthew Francis reads from his new collection of poems, The Mabinogi. 

Admission: £3.  To book please click here.

July    
Saturday 1 July 10.30 Tour of the Leeds Library

All welcome but booking essential:

Admission: FREE.  To book please click here.

Saturday 1 July 13.15-16.00

Members' Film Season : The Sci-fi season

More details in the library.

Wednesday 12 July  10.30 Tour of the Leeds Library

All welcome but booking essential:

Admission: FREE.  To book please click here.

Wednesday 12 July 18.00-20.30

Members' Film Season : The Sci-fi season

 

More details in the library.

August    
Saturday 5 August 13.15-15.30

Members' Film Season : The Sci-fi season

More details in the library.

Wednesday 16 August 18.00-20.00

Members' Film Season : The Sci-fi season

 

More details in the library.

Monday 28 August   Closed - August bank holiday
 September  

 

Saturday 2 September 13.15-15.30

Members' Film Season : The Noir season

 

More details in the library.

Wednesday 13 September 18.00-20.00 Members' Film Season : The Noir season

 

More details in the library.

October    
Saturday 7 October 13.15-15.30

Members' Film Season : The Noir season

 

More details in the library.

Wednesday 18 October 18.00-20.00

Members' Film Season : The Noir season

 

More details in the library.