Shropshire Council

Library events

Showing 72 events

Ellesmere Library - Afternoon reading group Next running on: 15 November 2:30pm

Come along and hear the books that members of the group are enjoying and recommend your favourite reads to them

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 20 December

Ludlow Library - Local History week – talk with Leon Bracelin Next running on: 15 November 7pm

Leon is a local archaeologist whose work has uncovered many new facets of Ludlow history.

Ludlow Library

Bridgnorth Library - Who do you think you are? Next running on: 16 November 2pm

If you are looking for help and advice on researching your local or family history, pop in and speak to our volunteers.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 23 November, 30 November, 07 December ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 16 November 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: 23 November, 30 November, 07 December ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Local and family history advice Next running on: 16 November 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: 23 November, 30 November, 07 December ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Singing for Health with Chloe Murray Next running on: 16 November 10:30am

Come along to our session with Chloe Murray, to relax and discover how singing for Health can help support your health and wellbeing

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 23 November, 30 November

Wem Library - Creative Writing Group Next running on: 16 November 1:30pm

Have you ever thought you had a novel, a story, a poem or a play in you? Share tips, ideas and experience.

Wem Library

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 16 November 2:15pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 23 November, 30 November

Whitchurch Library - NatWest Community Banker Next running on: 16 November 10:30am

Jane Hitchen will be here from NatWest to help and support you with your banking queries

Whitchurch Library

Whitchurch Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 16 November 2:30pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Church Stretton Library - Sit and Knit Next running on: 17 November 10am

Have a chat while being creative!

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 24 November, 01 December, 08 December ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Friends of Market Drayton - Book Sale Next running on: 17 November 9:30am

Good quality books for sale

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Junior Book Panel Next running on: 17 November 11am

Meeting once a month to swap good books, ideas and to ditch the rubbish ones together.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 24 November, 15 December

Market Drayton Library - Natwest Scam Awareness Stand Next running on: 17 November 9:30am

Information about scam awareness.

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Anti-Bullying, with Lise McNamara Next running on: 17 November 1pm

Join Lise McNamara, Well-being and Working Environment Facilitator, for an exploration into bullying, what it is, how it works, why people bully, and how we can break the cycle permanently.

Oswestry Library

Ludlow Library - Lego Club Next running on: 19 November 3:45pm

Join us for some Lego fun!

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 26 November, 03 December, 10 December ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 19 November 10:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 26 November, 03 December, 10 December ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - IT 1-2-1 sessions Next running on: 19 November 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 19 November, 26 November, 26 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Rhyme & Storytimes Next running on: 19 November 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: 26 November, 03 December, 10 December ... and more dates

Bishops Castle Library - Scrabble group Next running on: 20 November 2pm

Join us for a game or two of Scrabble. All are welcome.

Bishop's Castle Library

Also runs on: 27 November, 04 December, 11 December ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 20 November 11am

Drop in, pull up a chair and listen to great stories and poems for adults read aloud by library staff and volunteers.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 18 December

Church Stretton Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 20 November 10:30am

Fun for under-fives.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 27 November, 04 December, 11 December ... and more dates

Gobowen Library - business co-working days Next running on: 20 November 9am

Opportunity for lone business people to meet up.

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 04 December, 18 December, 15 January

Market Drayton Library - Friends of Market Drayton - Illustrated Historical Walk from Tyrley to Market Drayton Next running on: 20 November 7pm

Peter Brown’s talk on local history.

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Scrabble club Next running on: 20 November 2:30pm

A friendly scrabble session for beginners and more experienced players alike

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 27 November, 04 December, 11 December ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 20 November 2pm

We read, you relax! Looking for a daytime group with a difference? Drop in, pull up a chair and listen to great stories and poems for adults.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 04 December, 18 December

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 20 November 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: 27 November

Wem Library - Reading Group Next running on: 20 November 2:30pm

Well established friendly library group, reading a wide range of books supplied by Shropshire Libraries.

Wem Library

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 20 November 2pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 27 November

Whitchurch Library - Knit and Natter Group Next running on: 20 November 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 - Prostrate Cancer Awareness Next running on: 20 November 10am

Come along to the library and have a word with a Prostrate Cancer UK volunteer. The event is in support of the Movember campaign, which raises awareness of men's health issues.

Whitchurch Library

Whitchurch Library - Reading Group Next running on: 20 November 5:30pm

Well established friendly library group, reading a wide range of books supplied by Shropshire Libraries.

Whitchurch Library

Ellesmere Library - Bridge workshops for beginners and improvers Next running on: 21 November 2pm

Learn to play bridge or improve your skills at a workshop with Nat.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 28 November

Ellesmere Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 21 November 10:30am

Songs and stories for under-4s.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 05 December, 19 December

Market Drayton Library - Attended Information Stand – Prostate Cancer Next running on: 21 November 10am

Attended information stand about prostate cancer

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Anecdotes from an RAF Pilot’s Career, with Group Captain Jon Fynes RAF (Retd) Next running on: 21 November 12:30pm

Join us for an entertaining talk with FAF Group Captain Jon Fynes (Rtd)

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 21 November 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: 28 November, 05 December, 12 December ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Kate Innes, All the winding world Next running on: 21 November 2:30pm

Join local author Kate Innes to hear about the latest book in her highly acclaimed Arrowsmith series.

Shrewsbury Library

Gobowen Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 22 November 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: 20 December

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 22 November 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: 13 December

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 22 November 10:30am

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 29 November

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 22 November 10am

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 29 November

Market Drayton Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 23 November 10am

Rhymes, stories and songs for children under five years old.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 07 December, 21 December

Bridgnorth Library - Councillors Surgery Next running on: 24 November 10am

Opportunity to talk to Councillors from both Shropshire Council and Bridgnorth Town Council.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 01 December

Oswestry Library - Board Game Café Next running on: 24 November 10am

Come along & try a new game – or bring a favourite from home. Café with cakes, hot & cold drinks run by Oswestry Guide Dogs Fundraising Group

Oswestry Library

Whitchurch Library - Beautiful Festive Baubles Next running on: 24 November 11am

Come along and join in with the Christmas lights switch on celebrations by visiting the library to make your own beautiful festive baubles.

Whitchurch Library

Ellesmere Library - Memory cafe Next running on: 26 November 10am

The memory café provides a gathering place for people with memory concerns or a diagnosis of Dementia or Alzheimer’s along with their carers or family members.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 17 December

Bridgnorth Library - Friends in Mind Next running on: 27 November 10am

Mental health friendship group

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 11 December

Whitchurch Library - Writers' Group Next running on: 27 November 2pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 28 November 10:15am

Knit ‘n’ Natter group for all those who enjoy knitting and crochet and would like to join like minded people for fun, chat and sharing ideas.

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 12 December

Market Drayton Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 28 November 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 19 December

Ludlow Library - British Legion drop-in advice session Next running on: 30 November 10am

Information, guidance and advice for serving members of the armed forces, reservists, veterans and their families

Ludlow Library

Ellesmere Library - Family knit and craft workshop Next running on: 1 December 2:15pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Ellesmere Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 3 December 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: 4 December 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

Bridgnorth Library - Monthly Poetry Session Next running on: 4 December 2:30pm

Monthly poetry group.

Bridgnorth Library

Ludlow Library - Family history advice session Next running on: 4 December 2:30pm

If you have a family history enquiry, make an appointment for one of our hour long sessions to find out more.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers Next running on: 4 December 7pm

Drayton Writers is a small, friendly, constructive group with a variety of creative writing interests. If you have ever thought you had a novel, a story, a poem or a play in you why not come along?

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Writing surgery with Dave Andrews (Oswestry Library’s Reader & Writer in Residence) Next running on: 4 December 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

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 5 December 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

Pontesbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 6 December 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

Oswestry Library - Llyfrau Llafar: Doethinebau Twm Elias Next running on: 7 December 2pm

Dewch i wrando ar ddetholidau allan o ddau lyfr y naturiaethwr diddorol, Twm Elias.

Oswestry Library

Market Drayton Library - Friends of Market Drayton - Christmas Craft Session Next running on: 8 December 10am

Christmas craft session for kids.

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Library Book Group Next running on: 8 December 11:45am

Discuss the chosen novel with the group.

Market Drayton Library

Shrewsbury Library - Christmas Woolly Workshop Next running on: 8 December 10am

Join Becca from Ewe & Ply for a fun-filled morning making lovely woolly things to bring some Christmas cheer.

Shrewsbury Library

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

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Ludlow Library - Dementia support drop-in Next running on: 10 December 10am

Drop-in with the Alzheimer's Society for anyone worried about dementia.

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

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

Shifnal Library

Gobowen Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 11 December 2pm

Listen to great stories and poems read aloud by library volunteers

Gobowen Library

Shrewsbury Library - Chill Out at Christmas Next running on: 11 December 5:30pm

Join us for a free mindfulness session. Simple and accessible techniques using the breath for when you're out and about or in quieter moments at home.

Shrewsbury Library

Bridgnorth Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 12 December 1pm

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

Bridgnorth Library

Gobowen Library - Christmas Coffee Morning and Raffle Next running on: 15 December 11am

Festive cuppa and mince pies while Christmas Raffle in aid of Friends of Gobowen Library is drawn.

Gobowen Library