Libraries offer a warm space to City residents this winter

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Libraries offer a warm space to City residents this winter
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Libraries part of the City of London Corporation will be opening their doors this winter offering a warm and friendly place to stay to escape the worst of the cold.

The Barbican Library, Artizan Street Library & Community Centre, and Shoe Lane Library have planned a series of events and activities for adults and children.

From children’s toy and rhyme time to adult tea and coffee sessions with plans for game clubs and mindful colouring.

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They will also be offering cost of living advice with ways to reduce energy bills, as well as free computer workshops. Residents will be able to benefit from free Wi-Fi to keep them connected this winter.

Chairman of the City of London Corporation’s Community and Children’s Services Committee, Ruby Sayed, said: “This is an important service during the colder months when many residents are already under pressure due to high food prices and energy costs.”

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