Shropshire Council

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Oswestry Library - Lego at the library Next running on: 21 September 11am

Have fun with bricks!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 26 September, 28 September, 03 October ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Lego Club Next running on: 21 September 2pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 28 September

Bridgnorth Library - IT help Next running on: 23 September 10am

It advice and support session.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 30 September, 07 October, 14 October ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - ICT help Next running on: 23 September 9:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 30 September, 07 October, 14 October ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Lego Club Next running on: 23 September 3:45pm

Join us for some Lego fun!

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 30 September, 07 October, 14 October ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 23 September 10:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 30 September, 07 October, 14 October ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays and Fridays) Next running on: 23 September 10am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 27 September, 30 September, 04 October ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 23 September 2pm

Half an hour of rhymes and singing at the library.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 30 September, 07 October, 14 October ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 23 September 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: 30 September

Bishops Castle Library - Scrabble group Next running on: 24 September 10:10am

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

Bishop's Castle Library

Also runs on: 01 October, 08 October, 22 October ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 24 September 10:30am

Fun for under-fives.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 01 October, 08 October

Gobowen Library - Syrian social / سوريا الاجتماعية Next running on: 24 September 10:30am

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

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 29 October, 26 November

Oswestry Library - One on One IT Help Sessions Next running on: 24 September 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: 26 September, 27 September, 01 October ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - IT drop-in Next running on: 24 September 9:30am

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

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Carol Harris – Changing your mind Next running on: 24 September 12pm

Join us for a Learning at lunchtime talk on how to have new perspectives on life, the power of our minds and how to harness it.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - National Careers Service Next running on: 24 September 9:30am

Careers advice for adults.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 24 September 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: 01 October, 08 October, 15 October ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Knit and Natter Group Next running on: 24 September 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: 24 September 2pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Ellesmere Library - Intermediate Bridge Workshops Next running on: 25 September 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

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

Ellesmere Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 25 September 10:30am

Songs and stories for under-4s.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 09 October, 23 October, 06 November ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 25 September 2pm

Drop in and enjoy a social game of scrabble.

Ellesmere Library

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

Oswestry Library - Knit for Life group Next running on: 25 September 1:30pm

Find out more about the Oswestry Knit for Life group.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 30 October, 27 November

Shrewsbury Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 25 September 2:30pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 23 October, 27 November, 18 December

Shrewsbury Library - Story Time Next running on: 25 September 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

Church Stretton Library - Local history advice session Next running on: 26 September 1pm

Genealogy session.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 03 October, 10 October

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 26 September 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: 24 October, 28 November, 12 December

Oswestry Library - Carers Trust: Social Group for Carers Next running on: 26 September 10:30am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 31 October, 28 November

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 26 September 10:30am

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 03 October, 10 October, 17 October ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 26 September 10am

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

Whitchurch Library

Ludlow Library - British Legion drop-in advice session Next running on: 27 September 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 25 October, 29 November

Oswestry Library - Singing for Health with Chloe Murray Next running on: 27 September 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: 04 October, 11 October, 18 October

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 27 September 2:15pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 04 October, 11 October, 18 October

Ellesmere Library - Eglantyne and Ellesmere Next running on: 28 September 10am

A talk on the Jebb Family of The Lyth, Ellesmere by Alison Utting.

Ellesmere Library

Shrewsbury Library - The Darwin Room Sessions Presents: Wolfgang and the Spiders from Mars - Classical music to Rock Next running on: 28 September 11am

Find out how classical artists have influenced rock musicians of today.

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Lego competition: Build your library of the Future Next running on: 28 September 10am

Join us for an interactive hands-on Lego workshop run by Bricks'n'Tricks.

Whitchurch Library

Ellesmere Library - Memory cafe Next running on: 30 September 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

Also runs on: 28 October, 25 November

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 1 October 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: 05 November, 03 December

Bridgnorth Library - Monthly Poetry Session Next running on: 1 October 2:30pm

Monthly poetry group.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 05 November, 03 December

Oswestry Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 1 October 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: 15 October, 29 October, 12 November ... and more dates

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 1 October 2pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 08 October, 15 October, 22 October ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 2 October 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: 16 October, 30 October, 13 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 2 October 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: 06 November, 04 December

Ellesmere Library - French Conversation Class with Catherine Evans Next running on: 3 October 7pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 10 October, 17 October, 24 October ... and more dates

Wem Library - Creative writing group Next running on: 4 October 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

Also runs on: 18 October

Bridgnorth Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 7 October 10:30am

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 04 November, 09 December

Ellesmere Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 7 October 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Ludlow Library - ‘Let’s Get Ready’ bag launch Next running on: 7 October 11am

A small launch event to introduce a new book scheme aimed at preparing pre-schoolers to introduce the realities of daily life

Ludlow Library

Ludlow Library - National Libraries Week - George Eliot Next running on: 7 October 7pm

A one-woman performance by an Actress and a Storyteller revealing the mysterious tale of George Eliot

Ludlow Library

Ellesmere Library - Go digital in National Libraries Week Next running on: 8 October 10am

Find out more about online services available to you

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 11 October

Gobowen Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 8 October 2pm

Listen to great stories and poems read aloud by library volunteers

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 12 November, 10 December

Ludlow Library - National Libraries Week - The Clockmaker Next running on: 8 October 11am

Meet Ceri Williams and Drew Neary, authors of The Clockmaker, a supernatural murder mystery.

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Writing surgery with Dave Andrews (Oswestry Library’s Reader & Writer in Residence) Next running on: 8 October 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: 05 November

Ludlow Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 9 October 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

Also runs on: 13 November, 11 December

Ludlow Library - Human Library Next running on: 9 October 2pm

The things you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask… this is a social change event with a difference.

Ludlow Library

Ludlow Library - Shropshire Libraries Roadshow Next running on: 9 October 10am

This National Libraries week come to Ludlow Library to have your say about the future pathway for Shropshire Libraries

Ludlow Library

Ludlow Library - National Libraries Week - Maureen Jennings Next running on: 11 October 2:30pm

Meet Canadian author Maureen Jennings, author of The Murdoch Mysteries

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for over 16s Next running on: 12 October 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: 09 November, 14 December

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for under 16s Next running on: 12 October 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: 09 November, 14 December

Broseley Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 14 October 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

Also runs on: 11 November, 09 December

Ludlow Library - Dementia support drop-in Next running on: 14 October 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 11 November, 09 December

Shrewsbury Library - Practical tools & Techniques to support your relationships with young adults and children in your life. Next running on: 15 October 12pm

A talk about how the use of massive screen time and a sedentary lifestyle are affecting our lives personally or our surroundings.

Shrewsbury Library

Bridgnorth Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 16 October 1pm

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

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 13 November, 11 December

Ellesmere Library - Afternoon reading group Next running on: 17 October 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: 21 November, 19 December

Gobowen Library - Bookstart rhyme time and story time Next running on: 17 October 11am

Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 21 November, 19 December

Wem Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 17 October 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

Gobowen Library - Singing for memories Next running on: 18 October 2pm

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

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 15 November, 20 December

Shrewsbury Library - Living with long-term health conditions Next running on: 21 October 2pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Green Living with Alison Layland Next running on: 22 October 12pm

Learning at lunchtime: Green Living with Alison Layland

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Jake’s Take Next running on: 26 October 10:30am

Join local Young Storyteller of the Year, Jake ‘Trick’ Evans, for a fun-filled, interactive story-telling session.

Wem Library

Shrewsbury Library - Half-term Halloween craft Next running on: 31 October 10:30am

Join us this half-term to make Halloween window decorations.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Humanism with Simon Nightingale Next running on: 5 November 12pm

Find out more about Humanism.

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Moon Reflections with Bethany Rivers Next running on: 11 November 12pm

Poet and practitioner Bethany Rivers leads an imaginative space for people to step into, and interact with life on a deeper or more reflective level.

Shrewsbury Library

Oswestry Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 12 November 10am

Get some tips from our Writer in Residence – local author Dave Andrews. Suitable for new and experienced writers working in English and/or Welsh

Oswestry Library