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Holiday activities

Monster Swap Shop

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24 July 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm

Crossgates Library


"Monster Swap Shop" - Summer Reading Challenge event.

Come along to Crossgates library and join us for a gruesome time creating grotesque, rascally monsters. How scary will your monster be?

Suitable for children and families.​

Price:   FREE

Contact details:   for more information call Crossgates library on 0113 224 3328 or just turn up on the day.

Additional information:  


Crossgates library 

Farm Road
LS15 7LB

t.   0113 224 3328


Local library. See the libraries pages for more information.


Baby change
Internet access
Photocopier - black and white
Study space


There is on street parking or private paid parking only in the immediate area.  Access is dependent on where the vehicle is parked.  The surface is mainly concrete and paving slabs with curbs.  There is the possibility of crossing a busy road via a pelican crossing.   There are many areas of paving slabs which are uneven.  The nearest public transport is approximately 100 metres away, some via busy roads.  There is also a train station approximately 500 metres away. The library is accessed via six steps or a ramp then it is all on one level through a set of automatic doors.  There is one public accessible toilet.  Large keyboard and mouse, trackball and Boardmaker are also available.  There are low level areas and an Induction loop is installed on the counter.

Public transport  

The library is on the local bus routes. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676


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