Shropshire Council

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Gobowen Library - Singing for memories Next running on: 15 November 2pm

Join staff for a very informal hour to sing favourites from 50s 60s and 70s

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 20 December

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays and Fridays) Next running on: 15 November 1:30pm

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 18 November, 22 November, 25 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - One on One IT Help Sessions Next running on: 15 November 9:30am

Do you need help with IT? Don't struggle. We have a team of volunteers who can provide one on one IT support for customers. Booking is ESSENTIAL.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 19 November, 21 November, 22 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Singing for Health with Chloe Murray (new sessions) Next running on: 15 November 10:30am

Relax and discover how Singing for Health can help support your health and wellbeing.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 22 November, 29 November

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

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 22 November, 29 November

Whitchurch Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 15 November 2:30pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 13 December

Oswestry Library - Craft with Dzintra: Christmas Garlands! Next running on: 16 November 11am

Join community artist Dzintra Bernsaida for a free workshop, creating festive garlands for the Christmas season!

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Lego at the library Next running on: 16 November 11am

Have fun with bricks!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 21 November, 23 November, 28 November ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Lego Club Next running on: 16 November 2pm

Children of all ages welcome. Come along and enjoy building and playing!

Shrewsbury Library

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

Shrewsbury Library - NaNoWriMo Writing Sprint Next running on: 16 November 10am

We are hosting writing sprints throughout the month. Drop in during the day to evolve your writing.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 19 November, 23 November, 26 November ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - IT help Next running on: 18 November 10am

It advice and support session.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 25 November, 02 December, 09 December ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - ICT help Next running on: 18 November 9:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 25 November, 02 December, 09 December ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Lego Club Next running on: 18 November 3:45pm

Join us for some Lego fun!

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 25 November, 02 December, 09 December ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 18 November 10:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 25 November, 02 December, 09 December ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 18 November 2pm

Half an hour of rhymes and singing at the library.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 25 November, 02 December, 09 December ... and more dates

Shifnal Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 18 November 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: 25 November, 02 December, 09 December ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Living with long-term health conditions Next running on: 18 November 2pm

Join our new group providing support to adults living with long-term health conditions and carers.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 18 November 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: 25 November, 02 December, 09 December ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Let’s Get Ready Storytime Next running on: 19 November 10am

Join us for a special Story Time to celebrate the launch of our Let’s Get Ready book bags.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 26 November

Ludlow Library - History Week: “Civil War Sieges in Shropshire” Next running on: 19 November 7:30pm

Speaker - John Barrett.

Ludlow Library

Shrewsbury Library - Hearing Aid clinic Next running on: 19 November 10am

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 17 December

Shrewsbury Library - IT drop-in Next running on: 19 November 9:30am

A free volunteer-led drop in session for those who need IT help.

Shrewsbury Library

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

Shrewsbury Library - National Careers Service Next running on: 19 November 9:30am

Careers advice for adults.

Shrewsbury Library

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

Shrewsbury Library - Royal voluntary service drop in session Next running on: 19 November 2pm

Come in and speak to staff from the Royal voluntary service about the benefits of volunteering in your local community

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Writers' Lab Next running on: 19 November 5:30pm

Frustrated? Blocked? Eager to get that story/poem/project finally done? This six-session free course will help get those words onto paper at last!

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 19 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: 26 November

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 19 November 2pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 26 November

Whitchurch Library - Knit and Natter Group Next running on: 19 November 11am

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

Also runs on: 03 December, 17 December

Ellesmere Library - Intermediate Bridge Workshops Next running on: 20 November 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 27 November

Ellesmere Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 20 November 10:30am

Songs and stories for under-4s.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 04 December

Ellesmere Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 20 November 2pm

Drop in and enjoy a social game of scrabble.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 27 November

Ludlow Library - History Week: "The Wicked Vicar of Stanton Lacy” Next running on: 20 November 7:30pm

Speaker - Peter Klein.

Ludlow Library

Shrewsbury Library - Story Time Next running on: 20 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: 27 November, 04 December, 11 December ... and more dates

Broseley Library - Let’s Get Ready Storytime Next running on: 21 November 10am

Join us for a special Story Time to celebrate the launch of our Let’s Get Ready book bags.

Broseley Library

Ellesmere Library - Afternoon reading group Next running on: 21 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: 19 December

Ellesmere Library - French Conversation Class with Catherine Evans Next running on: 21 November 7pm

An adult learning course, following the book Usborne Easy French in a small group.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 28 November

Gobowen Library - Bookstart rhyme time and story time Next running on: 21 November 11am

Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 19 December

Ludlow Library - History Week: "Hand in Glove. Glove Making in Ludlow" Next running on: 21 November 7:30pm

Speaker - Sandra Morris.

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Poetry Live with Dave Andrews Next running on: 21 November 12pm

Dave Andrews, Reader/Writer in Residence at Oswestry Library, discusses and reads a selection of well-known and less well-known poems.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Let’s Talk Local : Drop in for carers Next running on: 21 November 12:30pm

If you look after someone who would be unable to manage without your help and you would like information, guidance or someone to talk to then Juliette is here to support you

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 28 November, 05 December, 12 December ... and more dates

Wem Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 21 November 10am

Drop in for hearing aid tube changing, battery collection and advice on hearing aid care. Clinic is staffed by NHS Audiology trained volunteers.

Wem Library

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 21 November 10:30am

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 28 November

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 05 December, 12 December, 19 December

Whitchurch Library - PACT Surgery Next running on: 22 November 10am

A chance to raise any issues or questions with the Safer Neighbourhood Team

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 20 December

Oswestry Library - Board Game Café Next running on: 23 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

Wem Library - Reading Group Next running on: 23 November 10am

Choose, read and discuss the book of the month

Wem Library

Shrewsbury Library - Shrewsbury Literature Event - Research and the Historic Novel Next running on: 24 November 10:30am

Historical fiction writers Karen Maitland and Kate Innes join us to explore how they approach the complex task of historic research.

Shrewsbury Library

Ellesmere Library - Memory cafe Next running on: 25 November 2pm

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

Oswestry Library - Finding Your Voice: Poetry workshops Next running on: 25 November 10am

A fun and friendly group for anyone wanting to explore the potential of personal writing.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 02 December, 09 December, 16 December ... and more dates

Gobowen Library - Syrian social / سوريا الاجتماعية Next running on: 26 November 10:30am

An opportunity for Syrian friends from the Oswestry and Gobowen area to meet over a cuppa.

Gobowen Library

Oswestry Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 26 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: 10 December

Whitchurch Library - Writers' Group Next running on: 26 November 2pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 17 December

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 27 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: 11 December

Ludlow Library - Learning at lunchtime: Festive Wreaths Next running on: 27 November 1pm

A demonstration with Lucinda from Blooms and Flowers

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Knit for Life group Next running on: 27 November 1:30pm

Find out more about the Oswestry Knit for Life group.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 29 January

Shrewsbury Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 27 November 2:30pm

Unwind, relax and listen to stories and poems about travel.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 18 December

Albrighton Library - Let’s Get Ready Storytime Next running on: 28 November 10:30am

Join us for a special Story Time to celebrate the launch of our Let’s Get Ready book bags

Albrighton Library

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 28 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: 12 December

Oswestry Library - Carers Trust: Social Group for Carers Next running on: 28 November 10:30am

Come along to this friendly social group for people who look after people.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 19 December, 30 January, 27 February ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Chatter and natter at the library Next running on: 28 November 10am

We are creating a space for people to talk, whether it is for five minutes while you drink a brew, or an hour of good conversation.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 12 December, 09 January, 23 January

Ludlow Library - Book sale with festive sparkle Next running on: 29 November 10am

Join library staff and Friends of Ludlow Library for a cup of mulled wine and mince pie while you browse our nearly new book sale

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 30 November

Ludlow Library - British Legion drop-in advice session Next running on: 29 November 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Whitchurch Library - Christmas Crowns craft session Next running on: 30 November 11am

Come along and join in with the Christmas lights switch-on celebrations by visiting the library to make your own bejewelled Christmas Crown.

Whitchurch Library

Shrewsbury Library - Christmas mindfulness Next running on: 2 December 3:30pm

An opportunity to be guided in some simple mindfulness exercises.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Sing and Sign: baby signing Next running on: 2 December 11:15am

Rachael Thomson of Sing and Sign Shrewsbury leads a baby signing session.

Shrewsbury Library

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 3 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: 3 December 2:30pm

Monthly poetry group.

Bridgnorth Library

Cleobury Mortimer Library - Let’s Get Ready Storytime Next running on: 3 December 10:30am

Join us for a special Story Time to celebrate the launch of our Let’s Get Ready book bags.

Cleobury Mortimer Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Mahjong Taster Session - History and Strategy Next running on: 3 December 12pm

Session guided by experts from Shrewsbury U3A in the classic tile game.

Shrewsbury Library

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 4 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

Also runs on: 08 January, 05 February, 04 March ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Gobowen to Everest with Dave Andrews Next running on: 5 December 12:30pm

Our reader/writer in residence, Dave Andrews, talks about his trip to Everest Base Camp

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Llyfrau Llafar: Dwy lodes glên o Faldwyn Next running on: 6 December 2pm

Hanesion difyr am blentyndod Sian James a Linda Griffiths a sut y dechreuodd y ddwy ganu cyn dod yn sêr cenedlaethol!

Oswestry Library

Whitchurch Library - NatWest Community Banker Next running on: 6 December 10:30am

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 20 December

Oswestry Library - Christmas Card craft workshop with Dzintra! Next running on: 7 December 10am

Join Dzintra Bernsaida, community artist, for a free Christmas Card making workshop!

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Christmas Tree Cross Stitch craft Next running on: 7 December 11am

Come along to decorate a wooden Christmas tree ornament with cross stitch.

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Caldecott Club Next running on: 7 December 10:15am

Come along to our craft session and make wonderful Rainbow Hot Air Balloons.

Whitchurch Library

Bridgnorth Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 9 December 10:30am

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Broseley Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 9 December 11:30am

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

Broseley Library

Ludlow Library - Dementia support drop-in Next running on: 9 December 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Whitchurch Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 9 December 2pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Gobowen Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 10 December 2pm

Listen to great stories and poems read aloud by library volunteers

Gobowen Library

Bridgnorth Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 11 December 1pm

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

Bridgnorth Library

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

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

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: The Mystery Letters Next running on: 11 December 1pm

Come and hear about the incredible true story that inspired Joan’s latest novel, ‘Alyona’s voice’.

Oswestry Library

Whitchurch Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 13 December 10am

Drop in for hearing aid tube changing, battery collection and advice on hearing aid care. Clinic is staffed by NHS Audiology trained volunteers.

Whitchurch Library

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for over 16s Next running on: 14 December 1pm

The classic adventure fantasy game! Join our professional Dungeon Master for an adventure like no other, no screens required!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 11 January, 08 February, 14 March ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for under 16s Next running on: 14 December 9:30am

The classic adventure fantasy game! Join our professional Dungeon Master for an adventure like no other, no screens required!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 11 January, 08 February, 14 March ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Book Signing with Jo Jackson Next running on: 14 December 9:30am

Join local author Jo Jackson to celebrate the publication of her new book ‘Beyond the Margin’.

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Reading Group Next running on: 17 December 5:30pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Oswestry Library - Gift Wrapping workshop with Dzintra! Next running on: 21 December 11am

Join Dzintra Bernsaida, community artist, for a free gift-wrapping workshop!

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Bricks ‘n’ Tricks Winter Wonderland Next running on: 21 December 10:30am

Join us to create a winter wonderland scene out of bricks and light up the junior library, ready for Christmas.

Shrewsbury Library