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Read yourself fit with Wellbeing Month at Chichester Library

Reading is to the mind quote

It was once said that, “Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body”. There seems some debate whether these wise words can be attributed to essayist, poet and playwright Joseph Addison or his friend and fellow writer Sir Richard Steele, but one of the talented Tatler founders coined the phrase and it is a philosophy that continues to resonate today.

This March, Chichester Library invites you to take a look at how books, reading and your local library can help you stay healthy and well.

With a number of marketing and editing clients in the wellbeing and sector, from Massage in Schools Association and Story Massage for Children to those working in complementary therapy and with supplements, these wellness talks are right up Chichester Copywriter’s street and she hopes to see you there. During Wellbeing Month in libraries this March, Chichester Library will hold several events:

Reduce stress and increase focus with guided meditation – Tuesday 7 March 2017, 7.30pm, tickets £2.50
In this talk, Dan Jones will share how meditation can be used to reduce stress and increase happiness by learning how to manage what you focus on.

How to ‘have it all’ without feeling stressed and overwhelmed: 7 Steps to enjoying a balanced life you love – Tuesday 21 March 2017, 7.30pm, tickets £2.50
So often we desperately try to squeeze 101 things into every waking moment of our lives. Join Emily Thorpe to discover 7 ways to do less, enjoy more and enjoy a balanced life you love.

Lunchtime talk: Laughter yoga for wellness, Thursday 30 March, 12.10-12.50pm, free please drop-in
At this interactive talk, discover the health benefits of laughing for no reason! Presented by Katrina Wakefield – laughter yoga leader and teacher, and founder of HeartSpace.

Free 30-minute Wellbeing MOTs
On various days throughout March, wellbeing advisors can help you to make small lifestyle changes including losing weight, getting more active, reducing alcohol and stopping smoking. For more information, see the West Sussex Libraries website for more information or speak to staff at your local library.

To book a place for any events please email or phone 01243 777351

For more information on all events taking place as well as regular library activities such as Knit and Natter, Relax with Colouring and Board Games see

All libraries will have displays of books recommended by library staff to lift your mood and help you feel better. Libraries will also highlight other books that can help your wellbeing such as those on exercise, diet and good health.



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