Monday, 3 July 2017

Books Unlocked - Sport

Summer is a time for outdoor activities and we have a huge selection of sporting events to chose from. The Books Unlocked displays at Luton and Bedford libraries help show case and celebrate the sporting events on offer

Monday, 5 June 2017

Books Unlocked - 20 years of Harry Potter

The 20th  publishing anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is celebrated at Bedford with some lovely displays. if you can't see them in person I hope you enjoy the photos below.

Thursday, 1 June 2017

Books Unlocked - May - Mindfulness

The mindfulness course has helped me become calm throughout my exam

I am delighted that one of our From Stress to Success activities has been of benefit to you. I will be sure to pass on your comments
One more session at Bedford next week 
Bedford Library level 3 at 13.15 until 14.00 on 25th May

Books Unlocked - 20 years of Harry Potter

This month is 20 years since the first book in the Harry Potter series "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" was published. The book was published in 1997 by Bloomsbury, with an initial print run of 500 copies. This title won a number of awards including: National Book Award and a gold medal in Nestles Smarties Book Prize. It was made into a film in 2001
The pictures below are from the Luton Campus Library display. The photos don't do it justice so I invite you to come in and have a look - especially at our own Lego Hogwarts

Monday, 8 May 2017

Books Unlocked - From Stress to Success Luton Library

Regular hand massage has been proven to decrease anxiety and improve strength and reduce pain.
This could be extremely beneficial during exam time to help over taxed hands and help give some time out to de-stress.
Luton Library in partnership with the Business School have set up a facility for pre booked 15 minute manicures on level 1 H Block by Tipsity for £15

Book for Tuesday 9 May 

Booking Link (copy and paste in your browser link in image below may not work)

TIPSITY at The University of Bedfordshire 

TIPSITY at The University of Bedfordshire 

Tuesday 9th May 9.30am - 6pm

Friday, 5 May 2017

Books Unlocked - From Stress to Success

Thursday 4 May saw Cass Howe from Seeds Beds in Bedford Library offering students the opportunity to Connect and Chill via finger labyrinths, a hot drink and table top connect 4. All gentle distractions for a few minutes from the stress of hand ins and exams.
Cass will be back at Bedford Library on Monday: May 8th, 15th and 22nd why not pop along?