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Claire Mooney – Levolution Protest Song

We recently closed off our Levolution exhibition with a specially commissioned protest song from Claire Mooney. This was a one-time-only, never to be repeated live performance at Levenshulme Old Library, but we did manage to get some sneaky mobile phone footage for you. We know, it’s terrible gig etiquette but

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Levenshulme Old Library – Annual Report

We recently hosted our AGM where we presented our annual report, looking at the work we’ve been involved with over the past 12 months. We shared the successes, opportunities and challenges we have had over the last year. We are pleased to welcome Mary McGuigan, Charlotte Marshall Thomson, Jen Taylor,

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Levenshulme Old Library – A Tale Worth the Telling

Early in 2023 we commissioned acclaimed music, storytelling, and arts collective Harp and a Monkey to develop an archive of oral histories with local residents about Levenshulme Old Library and the incredible community who live in our neighbourhood. These memories were turned into an animated film celebrating the history of

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Emerging Writer Opportunities – Ghosts at the Old Library

Levenshulme Old Library is recruiting two emerging writers for Ghosts at the Old Library, our winter ghost stories project. This is a paid mentoring and training opportunity aimed at two early-stage writer aged 18+ who is interested in developing their short fiction. The Project Ghost stories at Christmas have long

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Levolution! The End

3pm, Saturday 16th September We’re bringing our Levolution! exhibition to a close with a cracker of an event that spotlights the Old Library’s remarkable journey and the vibrant community that has shaped it. We’ll have a performance from Claire Mooney, singer, songwriter, lifelong activist and local resident. With a legacy

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Autumn Print Fair – Bookings Open

We are currently taking bookings for our Autumn Print Fair. This will take place 10-4pm on Sunday 29th October at Levenshulme Old Library. The fee is £25 per stall which includes a table and whatever promotion we can provide. We’re not taking payments at this stage – completing the below form is

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