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Library notices

Saturday 25 May to Saturday 1 June – Library activities for May half-term, including Elmer Day celebrations, stories and activities.

Monday 27 May – all Thurrock libraries will be closed for the spring bank holiday.

Saturday 8 June - Grays Library will be extending its opening hours until 5pm to join in the Pride Celebrations.

Saturday 8 June - Grays Library is hosting a special Pride-themed Corner Story ("Twas the night before Pride") and craft session making heart garlands - 10.30am to 11.30am.  

Monday 10 June – Tour of the Solar System at Grays Library.

Dictionaries and references

You can get free access to online Ocford Dictionary of English as part of our reference library.

This can be accessed either by using computers in your local library or on your home computer.

To use this service:

  • go to Oxford Dictionary of English
  • under 'Log in with a library card' enter your library card number
  • select 'Thurrock Libraries' from the list of libraries and institutions

The Oxford Dictionary of English is a modern use dictionary with grammar and thesaurus (synonym) links. It is different and separate to the Oxford English Dictionary.