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July 2016
Free

Harborough Heroes

July 12, 2016 - June 16, 2017

Current Community Display: a community display by the ‘Harborough Heroes’ Adult Learning group. See their research into Harborough’s connections to First World War and their models of war transport. Produced in conjunction with Century of Stories.

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August 2016
Free

Dick Protheroe

August 26, 2016 - June 16, 2017

Current exhibition: Learn about well-known RAF Pilot and renowned racer, Dick Protheroe, with a new community display. See trophies, medals and news from the personal collection of Patrick Wells, who worked with Dick Protheroe at Husbands Bosworth, and learn about his exciting exploits as a pilot and motor car racer.

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February 2017
Free

Palitoy and the toys that shaped our childhoods

February 25 - June 24

Current exhibition: The Palitoy Toy Company and their products were loved by generations of children. Palitoy developed from a Leicestershire plastics company to become part of an international giant, General Mills, USA, before closing its doors in 1986. The exhibition begins with the development of the company and then looks at the iconic toys it produced such as Action Man and Tiny Tears. At one point there were more Action Men in Britain than…

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March 2017
Free

Work Club

March 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Market Harborough Library, The Symington Building, Adam & Eve Street
Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7LT United Kingdom
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  If you are aged 18 or above we can help you with returning to work, if you are under threat of redundancy, looking for a career change, looking for employment or training.  Come along to our informal drop-in sessions for help with CVs, cover letters, setting up an email address, IT skills, searching and applying for jobs, interview techniques, access to training and volunteering opportunities.

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Free

Wriggly Readers

March 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:30am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Market Harborough Library, The Symington Building, Adam & Eve Street
Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7LT United Kingdom
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Story and Rhyme Time for under 5s. Wriggly Reader sessions are friendly and informal giving families the opportunity to meet and make new friends. The sessions consist of rhymes and stories for babies and toddlers and are held every Thursday in Market Harborough Library. These sessions are aimed at children aged 0-4 and their parents/carers, running for about 30 minutes. They are warm, fun sessions where families can join in with songs and stories in…

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April 2017
£2

Terrific Toys!

April 12 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Come and see some Terrific Toys this Easter at Harborough Museum! To coincide with our current exhibition 'Palitoy and the toys that shaped our childhoods' we are celebrating with stories, crafts and trails. This is one of two fun-filled sessions and booking is essential, as there are limited places. Please contact us using the details below.

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£2

Terrific Toys!

April 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Come and see some Terrific Toys this Easter at Harborough Museum! To coincide with our current exhibition 'Palitoy and the toys that shaped our childhoods' we are celebrating with stories, crafts and trails. This is one of two fun-filled sessions and booking is essential, as there are limited places. Please contact us using the details below.

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