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LIBRARY RE-OPENING FOR BOOKS

We hope you are all keeping well and safe. Have you run out of books to read during lock-down? Then you will be pleased to hear that the La Souterraine English Library will be...

DOES IT FEEL A BIT LIKE THIS?

I hope you are all keeping safe and following the restrictions imposed to prevent the spread of this Virus which is dominating everything in our lives at present.  I hope also that all your...

GRAND NATIONAL SWEEPSTAKE SOIREE

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID19 Saturday 4th April 2020            17.30h         At the Creusois Bar, Les Genets d’Azerables 23160 Cost: 15euro per head to include Horse and Rider...

Web Site Manager Still Required

Is there a library member with some time and sufficient skills to maintain our website and assist the Bureau in posting items etc.  The site is being simplified and should be easier to maintain....

FRENCH and ENGLISH conversation groups

The Friday afternoon group, being mainly speaking french for english speakers, run by Allan Holmes aided by Alain Pruchon, seems to be very popular and successful,  Thank you to both of them.   I am...

Art Group Leader Wanted

The Art Group is still meeting at the Maison des Associations.  However, a new group leader is needed.   Is there a member who would like to lead this group.  This involves acting as representative...

Good Read For-January

The Illustrated Story of Art Various contributors (Non-Fiction) ISBN  9781409316084 A fascinating read covering five ages, namely Ancient and Medieval, Renaissance and Mannerism, Baroque and Neoclassicism, the 19th Century and The Modern Age. DK have...

Good Read for February

Review – Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society. An interesting and unusual short novel. It tells the stories of several Guernsey residents during the German occupation of WW2.   The book is in the form...

Good Read For-November

Read this if you want to take great photographs By Henry Carroll  (Non-Fiction) ISBN 9781780673356 This book is an inspiration for those of us who would rather not have graphs, techie diagrams and jargon. ...

Good Read For-October-II

How to Photograph Absolutely Everything By Tom Ang  (Non-Fiction) ISBN 9781405333078   Tom Ang is the author of this great book containing many hints and much advice on How to Photograph Absolutely Anything.   He...