Scarborough Library

Scarborough Library
Vernon Road
North Yorkshire
YO11 2NN



01609 533588

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Scarborough's local library, with lots of regular activities for library users.

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Poems and Promises

  • 1 — 31 October 2014 *on now

Display of First World War poetry and extracts from letters.

Suitable for

  • Any age

The Calm before the Storm

  • 1 — 29 November 2014

Everyday life and preparations for war on the Home Front, from woodworking scouts to knitting balaclavas.

Suitable for

  • Family friendly

Bombardment: Scarborough's Story

  • 1 — 24 December 2014

Photos, original newspapers and letters, sermons and novels inspired by the Bombardment of Scarborough

Suitable for

  • Any age
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Trace your First World War relatives

  • 15 November 2014 10am-2:30pm

Trace your First World War relatives with the East Yorkshire Family History Society

Suitable for

  • Any age