Shropshire Council

Library events

Library events

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Bridgnorth Library - Knit, Craft and Natter Next running on: 19 January 10am

Do you knit, sew or do any other portable handcraft?

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 02 February, 16 February, 02 March ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Local and family history advice session Next running on: 19 January 2pm

Local and family history group.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 26 January, 02 February, 09 February ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 19 January 10am

These free sessions for children aged 0 to 5 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy stories, nursery rhymes and simple action songs. Sign up for the Bookstart Bear Club and your child can collect a series of beautiful certificates.

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 19 January 1:30pm

Come along to craft and chat with others over a cup of tea and a biscuit. All abilities welcome.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 26 January

Market Drayton Library - Local and family history advice Next running on: 19 January 10am

Are you interested in finding about your family history, or local history and don't know where to start?

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 26 January

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Fridays) Next running on: 19 January 1:30pm

Oswestry Family and Local History volunteers run a twice-weekly advice service at Oswestry Library.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 26 January, 02 February, 09 February ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Storytimes Next running on: 19 January 2:30pm

These free sessions for children aged under 5 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy simple stories.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 26 January, 02 February, 16 February ... and more dates

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 19 January 2:15pm

Rhymes, songs and stories for children under five. Every Friday during term time.

Wem Library

Also runs on: 26 January

Oswestry Library - Winter wonderland Lego workshop Next running on: 20 January 11am

An interactive winter themed Lego workshop for children aged 5-11.

Oswestry Library

Bridgnorth Library - IT help Next running on: 22 January 10am

It advice and support session.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 29 January, 05 February, 12 February ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - ICT help Next running on: 22 January 9:30am

Weekly one to one sessions for anyone needing help with lap tops, tablets, smartphones and iPads

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 29 January, 05 February, 12 February ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 22 January 10:30am

Come and join us for sing-along nursery rhymes, complete with all the actions!

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 29 January, 05 February, 12 February

Market Drayton Library - IT 1-2-1 sessions Next running on: 22 January 11am

Do you have questions about using the internet or email, how to attach documents or general computer problems?

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 22 January, 29 January, 29 January

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays) Next running on: 22 January 10am

Oswestry Family and Local History volunteers run a twice-weekly advice service at Oswestry Library.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 29 January, 05 February, 12 February ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Rhymetimes Next running on: 22 January 2pm

These free sessions for children aged 0 to 4 years, their parents and carers are a great way to make new friends and enjoy stories, nursery rhymes and simple action songs.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 05 February, 26 February, 12 March ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 22 January 10:30am

These free sessions for children aged 0 to 4 years, their parents and carers are a great way to make new friends and enjoy nursery rhymes and simple action songs.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 29 January, 05 February, 12 February ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Big Energy Saving Week Drop-in Next running on: 23 January 10am

Opportunity to meet members of the local policing team and to discuss issues and concerns

Bridgnorth Library

Bridgnorth Library - Time to listen Next running on: 23 January 11am

Stories and readings for adults.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 13 February, 20 March

Broseley Library - Time to Listen Next running on: 23 January 11am

Stories and readings for adults.

Broseley Library

Also runs on: 13 February, 20 March

Library at the Lantern - Code Club Next running on: 23 January 4pm

A fantastic new club which introduces children from 9 to 11 years of age to computer programming.

Library at the Lantern

Also runs on: 30 January, 06 February, 13 February ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers open mic night Next running on: 23 January 7pm

Arrive 15 minutes before the night kicks off to sign up to the open mic list!

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Lost for words Next running on: 23 January 12:30pm

A Learning at Lunchtime event with Carol Wiliams (local language tutor) An exploration of lost words and how much language shapes our thought. Please book your place with library staff.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Time to Listen Next running on: 23 January 2pm

Visit Oswestry library to relax and listen to poetry and stories read outloud by the staff. Enjoy meeting people in an informal setting at the library and being read to. Free, no need to book.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 13 February, 27 February, 13 March ... and more dates

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 23 January 10:30am

Come along and join our social group designing and making greeting cards for all occasions. The group meet on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month.

Wem Library

Also runs on: 30 January

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 23 January 2pm

Weekly social group for lovers of playing Scrabble. All welcome.

Wem Library

Also runs on: 30 January

Ellesmere Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 24 January 10:30am

Songs and stories for under-4s.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 07 February, 28 February

Market Drayton Library - hearing aid clinic Next running on: 24 January 10am

Drop in for hearing aid tube changing, battery collection and advice on hearing aid care.

Market Drayton Library

Shrewsbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 24 January 10:15am

These free sessions for children aged under 5 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy simple stories and crafts.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 31 January, 07 February, 14 February ... and more dates

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 25 January 10:30am

These free sessions for children aged under 5 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy simple stories, rhymes and crafts.

Library at the Lantern

Also runs on: 22 February, 22 March, 26 April ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Robert Burns and his poetry Next running on: 25 January 12:30pm

Dave Andrews, Reader and Writer in Residence at Oswestry library, discusses Scotland's national poet and reads a selection of his work, including some of the Bard of Ayrshire’s best known poems and lyrics used in some of the country’s best-loved traditional songs.

Oswestry Library

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 25 January 10:30am

Weekly social group for lovers of knitting/crocheting/sewing and nattering! All welcome.

Wem Library

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 25 January 10am

Songs, rhymes, rhythm and fun for children under five.

Whitchurch Library

Bridgnorth Library - Friends of Bridgnorth Library Book Sale Next running on: 27 January 9:30am

The Friends of Bridgnorth Library will be holding a book sale with lots of good quality paperbacks, hardbacks and other items in the library meeting room.

Bridgnorth Library

Oswestry Library - Realise your dreams Next running on: 27 January 1pm

An introductory session with health professional Lise McNamara to find out more about yourself and what can hold you back from realising your dreams. Looking at how different parts of your brain work and techniques to help you deal with some of the less helpful habits and ways of thinking.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Writing surgery with Dave Andrews (Oswestry Library’s Reader & Writer in Residence) Next running on: 30 January 11am

The surgery is an opportunity for anyone interested in writing to talk informally with Dave (our Reader & Writer in Residence) about their own work and/or ideas. Dave is also happy to talk to readers about his particular interests – literature and language.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 20 February, 20 March, 17 April ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Knit and Natter Group Next running on: 30 January 10am

Join the regular knit and natter session. Share your love of knitting, find inspiration and make new friends. No need to book, just bring wool and knitting needles or a crochet hook.

Whitchurch Library

Whitchurch Library - Writers' Group Next running on: 30 January 2pm

Pick up your pen, write a novel, a story, a poem or a play.

Whitchurch Library

Oswestry Library - Gadget Guru Next running on: 31 January 10am

Bring along your new (or old!) tablet, laptop or phone and find out how to use it with our team of experienced volunteers and members of staff from O2. Free event but please book your place with library staff.

Oswestry Library

Pontesbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 1 February 2:30pm

These free sessions for children aged under 5 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy simple stories and crafts.

Pontesbury Library

Also runs on: 01 March, 05 April, 03 May ... and more dates

Shifnal Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 2 February 10:30am

Come along and join us for sing-along nursery rhymes and stories in this free session for pre-school children.

Shifnal Library

Also runs on: 02 March, 06 April, 04 May ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Family knit and craft workshop Next running on: 3 February 2:15pm

Learn to knit or improve with some expert tuition from volunteers.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 03 March

Bridgnorth Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 5 February 10:30am

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 05 March, 09 April, 14 May ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Time to Listen Next running on: 5 February 2pm

Take some time for yourself, relax, and listen to a good story read.

Ellesmere Library

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 6 February 10:30am

These free sessions for children aged under 5 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy simple stories, rhymes and crafts.

Bayston Hill Library

Also runs on: 06 March, 03 April, 01 May ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Monthly Poetry Session Next running on: 6 February 2:30pm

Monthly poetry group.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 06 March, 03 April, 01 May ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Local and family history advice session Next running on: 6 February 2:30pm

Drop in session for anyone with local and family history enquires

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 06 March, 03 April, 01 May ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 7 February 10am

Drop in to Oswestry Library for hearing aid tube changing, battery collection and advice on hearing aid care. Every first Wednesday of the month.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 07 March, 04 April, 02 May ... and more dates

Gobowen Library - Time to listen Next running on: 13 February 2pm

Take some time for yourself, relax and listen to a good story read aloud

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 13 March, 17 April, 08 May ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 14 February 1pm

£2.50 per person. Places limited. Speak to Library staff to book a place.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 14 March

Gobowen Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 15 February 11am

These free sessions for children aged 0 to 4 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy stories, nursery rhymes and simple action songs.

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 15 March, 19 April, 17 May ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Quick Reads Book Club Next running on: 20 February 1pm

Want to get into reading but low on confidence or short of time or concentration...?

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 20 March

Bishops Castle Library - Friends of the library tea and coffee morning Next running on: 23 February 10am

Tea, coffee and cake.

Bishop's Castle Library

Oswestry Library - Time to Listen Celebrating St David’s Day Next running on: 2 March 2pm

"Take me back to Montgomeryshire"

Oswestry Library

Bishops Castle Library - Evening with Jay Tate, Spaceguard Centre Next running on: 22 March 7pm

A fascinating talk by Jay Tate, Spaceguard Centre, discussing the astronomy work undertaken at the centre and DRATS.

Bishop's Castle Library

Bishops Castle Library - Science Week – Unveiling our Makerspace thanks to Lottery Awards for All Next running on: 23 March 3:30pm

Ever wanted to programme a Minecraft game, or play with a state-of-the-art robot?

Bishop's Castle Library