Welcome  + Happy New 2021!

 

After a busy VIRTUAL Christmas, we look forward to a healthy NEW YEAR where we continue to adapt to keep our local community safe.  Thankyou to all who took part in and bought from our Christmas Craft Fair... and you can see some of the events we had in the lead up to Christmas,  including  A WREATH MAKING WORKSHOP and ZOOM SANTA EXPERIENCE ! 

 

So for 2021.....

INTERESTED IN ANCESTRY? DID YOU KNOW LIBRARY MEMBERS ARE GETTING FREE ACCESS TO ANCESTRY NOW UNTIL MARCH?? GCG LIBRARY ARE OFFERING A NEW ONLINE COURSE DUE TO START IN JANUARY!! GET IN TOUCH IF YOU'RE INTERESTED

 

We have just started a fun new book club for adults "Novels @ Night" . It's all about keeping in touch via messenger and a once a month optional zoom, discussing the poll-chosen book and much more! We've just started, chosen our book from Borrowbox, the free online eBooks & eAudio books for library members click here to find out more about Borrowbox or JOIN OUR GROUP HERE!

 

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Y Lolfa is a Community Library run by volunteers providing a central hub for lending & pre-loved books, information, IT, support & many warm, welcoming groups.  DUE TO COVID19 we are operatinghave halted our CLICK & COLLECT Service ON WEDNESDAYS AND SATURDAY MORNINGS  10-12. ... we will return to this service ASAP!  Watch this space!    We run some of our usual clubs online now by zoom - join in!

Want to see more? - you can see our volunteers talking about the library & what we do, on S4C's  Heno link below.......

latest news  - Order & Collect Service Temporarily halted due to Covid 19 cases in NPT area - we hope to be back taking your orders in January!

 

Follow the green link above for more details!

 

RETURNS CAN BE LEFT IN THE RETURN BIN BY OUR LIBRARY DOOR every WEDNESDAY + SATURDAY 1015 - 1145am, they will then be quarantined.

 

Help us craft our future for grant applications  by taking the time to fill out one of our very short surveys, whether you use the library or not:

Canolfan Maerdy Food Hub open during weekdays.   Our clubs are currently online, Lego Club Facebook group and Book Clubs for all ages plus French Fun weekly classes are all on Zoom Clubs... Do contact us by email or facebook message to join in! 

Our philosophy

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We are here to support the community and embrace books, the community, and all things Welsh!  We partner Workways+ for employment who have outreach twice a week, Hwyl Wellbeing & signposting including GCG Friday Coffee Morning, Art & Craft in the Library & Amman Valley Foodbank Menteriaith regularly hold events with us (in addition to us running Caffi Cymraeg for Welsh Learners every Tuesday) and we hold weekly confidence boosting Reading to a Dog with Burns by Your Side!

Please note we are still contactable on the library phone no during library hours or on the facebook page and can signpost you if you're looking for help!