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Activities Love Letter to Libraries

During the Literature Festival we’d absolutely love it if you’d tell us what you love most about libraries and reading.

Activities Digipal
Tomorrow 9am; Tue 9am; Wed 9am; Thu 9am; Fri 9am; Sat 9am + more times

Help with one of the library team for basic IT and technology help, such as how to use an i-pad or using online resources.

Activities Book Fair
The Kitchen

Help us to find a new home for old library books and support local authors as they set up shop in the Kitchen for the final weekend of this year’s Chester Literature Festival.

Cinema Shaun the Sheep: The Movie (U)

1 hr 22 | When Shaun decides to take the day off and have some fun, he gets a little more action than he bargained for.

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Activities Lear’s Laundry Limerick Challenge
The Den

Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is to write your own limerick on a freshly washed paper t-shirt or shorts, cut them out and leave them in the basket ready to peg on Lear’s Laundry Limerick Line!

Activities Chester Boardgamers
Garret Bar

Come along and play new and traditional board and table top games in an informal sociable setting. Everyone welcome, suitable for all abilities.

Activities Newspapers on Microfilm
Tomorrow 1pm; Tue 1pm; Wed 1pm; Thu 1pm; Fri 1pm; Sat 1pm + more times
Reading Room

We have over 274 years’ worth of Cheshire newspapers on microfilm. Our collection starts at 1733 and ends at 2009.

Cinema Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery (12A)
Today 8.15pm; Tomorrow 11am, 2.15pm, 5.15pm, 8.15pm; Tue 2.15pm, 5.15pm, 8.15pm

2hr 19 | Benoit Blanc returns to peel back the layers in a new Rian Johnson whodunit. This fresh adventure finds the intrepid detective at a lavish private estate on a Greek island, but how and why he comes to be there is only the first of many puzzles

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On Stage Access All Areas: 50 Years Of Popular Music
Garret Theatre

Join music PR legend Barbara Charone, music journalist and broadcaster Jude Rogers and DJ and film producer Bob Stanley as they discuss new books that focus on amazing stories from the industry over the last 50 years.

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Drop-In Session: Young Storyhouse Officer
Tomorrow 3pm, 3.40pm

We will be holding drop ins to come and chat to the team about the Young Storyhouse Officer role on Monday…

Activities Language and Culture Café
Tomorrow 7pm
The Kitchen

This event is all about meeting new people, getting to know other international communities living in Chester, or you might want to come along to practice a language you are learning. 

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Activities Family History Buddy
Mezzanine

Drop in to the library for help with family history research. A Storyhouse volunteer can help you discover your family’s past.

Activities People’s Choice Group Cinema and Review Club

Come along to our monthly Cinema & Review Club at Storyhouse!

Activities Rhymetime
The Kitchen

Join us in the Kitchen at Storyhouse for some fun rhymes and stories with the library team. Suitable for younger children and toddlers.

Activities Christmas Wreath Workshop
Tue 3pm; Wed 3pm + more times
The Kitchen

Learn how to make a traditional Christmas Wreath to hang on your front door.

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Activities Kaleidsocope Makers Market
The Kitchen

A pop up market for people to sell hand made items. These items may include greetings cards, trinkets, photo frames and more.

Cinema Triangle of Sadness (15) – Parent & Baby Screening
Wed 11am

2 hr 20 | After taking on the art world in The Square, Ostlund turns his attention to high fashion and the super-rich in Triangle of Sadness.

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Cinema The Draughtsman’s Contract (15)
Wed 3.30pm; Thu 8pm

1 hr 44 | The 40th Anniversary 4K reissue of Peter Greenaway’s stylised, erotic, and witty country house murder mystery.

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Cinema Three Minutes: A Lengthening + Recorded Q&A (12A)
Wed 6.15pm

1 hr 40 | A short piece of found film becomes a fascinating journey into the past in Bianca Stigter’s haunting and moving documentary. 

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Cinema Call Jane (12)
Wed 8.30pm; Thu 3.15pm

2 hr 1 | Chicago, 1968. When suburban housewife Joy’s pregnancy leads to a life-threatening condition, she must navigate a medical establishment unwilling to help.

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