Shropshire Council

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Albrighton Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Craft Activity - Spacescape / Shooting Stars Next running on: 23 July 10:30am

Making a chalk spacescape/shooting stars

Albrighton Library

Bishops Castle Library - Scrabble group Next running on: 23 July 10:10am

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

Bishop's Castle Library

Also runs on: 30 July, 06 August, 13 August ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Derek the Alien Storytime and Craft / Colouring with author Sarah Isaacs Next running on: 23 July 11am

Join us for a space related storytime and craft / colouring session with author Sarah Isaacs

Bridgnorth Library

Church Stretton Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 23 July 10:30am

Fun for under-fives.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 30 July, 06 August, 13 August ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Blast-off Next running on: 23 July 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Scrabble club Next running on: 23 July 2:30pm

A friendly scrabble session for beginners and more experienced players alike

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 30 July, 06 August, 13 August ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 23 July 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

Shrewsbury Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 23 July 4:30pm

Scrabble competitions for all ages – we have junior and original sets. Boost your word power and have a great time!

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 06 August, 20 August, 03 September ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Where is space? Next running on: 23 July 11am

Session with John Thatcher from Shropshire Astronomical Society.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 23 July 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 July, 06 August, 13 August ... and more dates

Wem Library - Jake's Take Next running on: 23 July 2:30pm

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

Wem Library

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

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 30 July

Ellesmere Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 24 July 2pm

Drop in and enjoy a social game of scrabble.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 31 July, 07 August, 14 August ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Arts Award Discover: information drop-in Next running on: 24 July 10:30am

Aged 5 – 9? Earn a qualification this summer!

Ludlow Library

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 24 July 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: 07 August, 21 August, 04 September ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Learning at lunchtime: various sessions Next running on: 24 July 1pm

Join us at lunchtime and learn something new.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Arts Award Sign Up Next running on: 24 July 9:30am

Sign up to take part in an arts challenge and earn a certificate from Trinity College London

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Astronauts in Training Workshop Next running on: 24 July 11am

A fun event for kids with the Fizzpop organisation

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 24 July 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 28 August

Oswestry Library - Chess Club Next running on: 24 July 1pm

Do you play chess? Have you ever wanted to? Now’s your chance!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 31 July, 07 August, 14 August ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: First Aid Training Next running on: 24 July 3pm

Join us at the library to learn essential life saving skills with St John Ambulance! All ages welcome, just drop in

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 31 July, 07 August, 14 August ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: Understanding the Solar System! Next running on: 24 July 11am

BBC Radio’s astronomer Pete Williamson is coming to the library to tell us all about the solar system.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 24 July 2:30pm

Unwind, relax and listen to stories and poems about mothers

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 28 August, 25 September

Shrewsbury Library - Story Time Next running on: 24 July 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 July, 07 August, 14 August ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Local history advice session Next running on: 25 July 1pm

Genealogy session.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 01 August, 08 August, 15 August ... and more dates

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 25 July 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 August, 26 September, 24 October ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Arts Award Discover: information drop-in Next running on: 25 July 10:30am

Aged 5 – 9? Earn a qualification this summer!

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Carers Trust: Social Group for Carers Next running on: 25 July 10:30am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 29 August, 26 September, 31 October ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Chatter and natter at the library Next running on: 25 July 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: 08 August, 05 September, 19 September

Oswestry Library - Lego at the library Next running on: 25 July 3:15pm

Have fun with bricks!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 27 July, 01 August, 03 August ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Space Chase Storytime with the Dogs Trust Next running on: 25 July 10:30am

Listen to the story of ‘Space Dog’ a dog that travels through space sorting out planetary problems.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Bricks & Tricks Lego Workshop Next running on: 25 July 2:30pm

‘Planets’ - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge. Have fun with friends and get creative!

Wem Library

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

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 01 August, 08 August, 15 August ... and more dates

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 01 August, 08 August, 15 August ... and more dates

Bishops Castle Library - Minecraft Club Next running on: 26 July 4:30pm

Back by popular demand, we will be starting our own Bishop’s Castle Library Minecraft realm!

Bishop's Castle Library

Also runs on: 02 August

Bridgnorth Library - Arts Award Discover: information drop-in Next running on: 26 July 10:30am

Aged 5 – 9? Earn a qualification this summer!

Bridgnorth Library

Bridgnorth Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Arts Award Discover Qualification - Information Drop-In Next running on: 26 July 10:30am

This information session is a drop-in event where children can find out more about Arts Award Discover and sign up to begin their journey into the arts.

Bridgnorth Library

Library at the Lantern - Cartoon Workshop with Malcolm Whittall Next running on: 26 July 11am

Join cartoonist Malcolm Whittall to learn how to draw space themed cartoons.

Library at the Lantern

Ludlow Library - British Legion drop-in advice session Next running on: 26 July 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 30 August, 27 September

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Rocket ahead Next running on: 26 July 10:30am

Fun story and craft session for 0-6yrs with a space theme.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - CV Clinic Next running on: 26 July 2pm

Book a one hour slot for help with a CV

Market Drayton Library

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

Market Drayton Library - Free Picnic in the Library Next running on: 26 July 12pm

A free picnic for kids while you read with them

Market Drayton Library

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

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 26 July 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: 02 August, 09 August, 16 August ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Local and family history advice Next running on: 26 July 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: 02 August, 09 August, 16 August ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Toddler craft time Next running on: 26 July 10am

Craft session for 0 to 5 year olds.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 09 August, 23 August

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays and Fridays) Next running on: 26 July 10am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 26 July, 29 July, 29 July ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Constellations Next running on: 26 July 10am

Join Jenny to learn about constellations and draw your own night sky.

Whitchurch Library

Church Stretton Library - Sit and Knit Next running on: 27 July 10am

Have a chat while being creative!

Church Stretton Library

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

Ellesmere Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Lego Workshop: Space Adventure Next running on: 27 July 10am

Come along for an interactive, hands-on Space themed Lego workshop.

Ellesmere Library

Market Drayton Library - Junior Book Panel Next running on: 27 July 11am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 24 August

Oswestry Library - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: Astronauts in Training Science Workshop! Next running on: 27 July 11am

Join us at the library for an exciting, hands-on science based workshop on the theme of space travel.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Lego Club Next running on: 27 July 2pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

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

Wem Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Space Race Craft Session Next running on: 27 July 11am

Come and have fun making an astronaut, rocket and night light. Suitable for ages 3-11. Booking required

Wem Library

Bridgnorth Library - IT help Next running on: 29 July 10am

It advice and support session.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 05 August, 12 August, 19 August ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Memory cafe Next running on: 29 July 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: 19 August, 30 September, 28 October ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - ICT help Next running on: 29 July 9:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 05 August, 12 August, 19 August ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - IT 1-2-1 sessions Next running on: 29 July 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: 05 August, 12 August, 19 August

Oswestry Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 29 July 2pm

Half an hour of rhymes and singing at the library.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 05 August, 12 August, 19 August ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Junior Book Panel (Space) Next running on: 29 July 2pm

Bring along the books, ideas and facts you’ve found interesting and get ready to share.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 29 July 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: 19 August, 02 September, 09 September ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Summer reading challenge – Space Chase with Dogs Trust Next running on: 30 July 10:30am

Follow Space Dog with a story that sees him travel through space.

Church Stretton Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Time Travel Next running on: 30 July 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: Space Crafts! Next running on: 30 July 10:30am

Space themed crafts at the library!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 13 August, 20 August, 27 August

Oswestry Library - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: To the STARS! Next running on: 30 July 2pm

BBC Radio’s astronomer Pete Williamson is coming to the library to tell us all about learn about The Stars, the vastness of space, galaxies and beyond.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Writers' Lab Next running on: 30 July 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

Also runs on: 13 August, 27 August

Whitchurch Library - Knit and Natter Group Next running on: 30 July 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

Also runs on: 13 August, 27 August

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 27 August

Bridgnorth Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Space Chase with Dogs Trust Next running on: 31 July 10:30am

Listen to the story of ‘Space Dog’ a dog that travels through space sorting out planetary problems, but will he help his sworn enemy Astrocat and get back home?

Bridgnorth Library

Market Drayton Library - Alien Craft Next running on: 31 July 10am

A fun craft event for kids – compete making aliens from scrap

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Knit for Life group Next running on: 31 July 1:30pm

Find out more about the Oswestry Knit for Life group.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 28 August, 25 September, 30 October ... and more dates

Bishops Castle Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Louis and the Aliens Next running on: 1 August 10am

BC Library is working with Sparc Theatre this summer to offer two fantastic all-day experiences.

Bishop's Castle Library

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Leading a Healthy Life Next running on: 1 August 12:30pm

Carol Harris, a local trainer and author, will give you some ways of keeping your mind and your body healthy.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Make a light-up rocket card Next running on: 1 August 10:30am

Get creative with us as we make a rocket card and then get it to light up with a copper tape circuit and LED.

Shrewsbury Library

Albrighton Library - Dogs Trust Next running on: 2 August 10:30am

Stories and craft session

Albrighton Library

Market Drayton Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 2 August 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 16 August, 30 August

Whitchurch Library - NatWest Community Banker Next running on: 2 August 10:30am

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 16 August

Shrewsbury Library - From Shropshire to Bollywood: Pippa Hughes in conversation Next running on: 3 August 11am

Shropshire actress Pippa Hughes is one of Bollywood’s most highly-rated upcoming stars. She will give unprecedented insights into that vibrant and exciting industry – and demonstrate some dance moves too!

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Rocket tealight holder craft session Next running on: 3 August 11am

Come along and decorate your very own ceramic rocket tealight holder with our special paint pens.

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Caldecott Club Next running on: 3 August 10:15am

Come along to our craft session and make a wonderful alien mask.

Whitchurch Library

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

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 09 September, 07 October, 04 November ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Space Chase Rhyme Time Next running on: 5 August 10:30am

Rhymes, Songs and Stories on a space theme

Bridgnorth Library

Albrighton Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Craft Activity - Planets Next running on: 6 August 10:30am

Making paper planets

Albrighton Library

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 6 August 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: 03 September, 01 October, 05 November ... and more dates

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

Monthly poetry group.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 03 September, 01 October, 05 November ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Summer reading challenge – Design a tealight rocket Next running on: 6 August 11am

Come and design your tealight rocket, take it home and watch it twinkle at night.

Church Stretton Library

Ludlow Library - Local and family history advice session Next running on: 6 August 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

Also runs on: 03 September

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Star-tastic Next running on: 6 August 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers Next running on: 6 August 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 - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: Dogs Trust Storytime! Next running on: 6 August 10:30am

Listen to the story of ‘Space Dog’, a dog that travels through space sorting out planetary problems.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Lego space workshop Next running on: 6 August 10:30am

Join Bricks n Tricks for a space themed Lego workshop.

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Out of this World Planets Next running on: 6 August 10am

A fun creative craft session making your own colourful Planets Mobile. For children aged 4 to 11 years.

Whitchurch Library

Bridgnorth Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Out of This World - Astronauts in Training Workshop Next running on: 7 August 11am

Follow in the footsteps of Neil Armstrong with Astronaut challenges, make your own mini straw rockets and other activities.

Bridgnorth Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Lego Club EXTRA Next running on: 7 August 10am

Lego Club EXTRA. Just like our regular club but EXTRA!

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Space Craft Next running on: 7 August 10am

A sci-fi themed craft session

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 7 August 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: 04 September, 02 October, 06 November ... and more dates

Bishops Castle Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Space Animation! Next running on: 8 August 10am

BC Library is working with Sparc Theatre this summer to offer two fantastic all-day experiences.

Bishop's Castle Library

Gobowen Library - Where is space? Next running on: 8 August 10:30am

A talk with John Thatcher from the Shropshire Astronomical Society for children 6-10 years.

Gobowen Library

Wem Library - Summer Reading Challenge: ‘One Giant Step’ (for adults) Next running on: 8 August 2:30pm

Come and listen to a talk celebrating 50 years since the landing on the moon, tracing the journey from hot air balloons to space flight.

Wem Library

Wem Library - Summer Reading Challenge: ‘One Giant Step’ (for children) Next running on: 8 August 11am

Come and listen to what it’s like living and working in space.  Celebrating 50 years since the landing on the moon.

Wem Library

Shifnal Library - Space Chase Storytime with the Dogs Trust Next running on: 9 August 10:30am

Listen to the story of ‘Space Dog’ a dog that travels through space sorting out planetary problems.

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 9 August 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

Market Drayton Library - Library Book Group Next running on: 10 August 11:45am

Discuss the chosen novel with the group.

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for over 16s Next running on: 10 August 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: 14 September, 12 October, 09 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for under 16s Next running on: 10 August 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: 14 September, 12 October, 09 November ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Bricks and Tricks Lego workshop Next running on: 10 August 10am

Join us for an interactive hands-on "Planets" themed workshop.

Whitchurch Library

Albrighton Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Craft Activity - Aliens Next running on: 12 August 10:30am

Making and decorating paper aliens

Albrighton Library

Bridgnorth Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Bricks and Tricks – Lego Workshop - Space Next running on: 12 August 10:30am

Do you love Lego? Join us for a space themed building session.

Bridgnorth Library

Ludlow Library - Dementia support drop-in Next running on: 12 August 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 09 September, 14 October, 11 November ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 12 August 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

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Gravity Next running on: 13 August 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Writing surgery with Dave Andrews (Oswestry Library’s Reader & Writer in Residence) Next running on: 13 August 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: 08 October, 05 November

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

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

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 11 September, 16 October, 13 November ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Wildlife Trust Event for Kids Next running on: 14 August 11am

Dissect owl pellets and more! Age 6+

Market Drayton Library

Church Stretton Library - Anna Mainwaring Author for Young adults – Tulip Taylor: Take another look Next running on: 15 August 11:30am

Come and meet the author Anna Mainwaring as she talks about her new book “Tulip Taylor: Take another Look”. Reading some extracts and answering questions.

Church Stretton Library

Church Stretton Library - Catherine O’Flynn Childrens author Next running on: 15 August 11:30am

Come along and meet the author of LORI & MAX a childrens writer who has been the winner of a first novel award.

Church Stretton Library

Ellesmere Library - Afternoon reading group Next running on: 15 August 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 September, 17 October, 21 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Personal Image Next running on: 15 August 12:30pm

Learn how to choose colours and styles that suit you and what ‘personal branding’ means.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Out of this world fun science workshop Next running on: 15 August 11am

Follow in the footsteps of Neil Armstrong with astronaut challenges, make your own mini straw rockets and other activities.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 15 August 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 - Summer Reading Challenge: Space Chase with Dogs Trust Next running on: 15 August 10:30am

Listen to the story of ‘Space Dog’ – a dog that travels through space sorting out planetary problems, but will he help his sworn enemy Astrocat and get back home? Using your artistic skills, create a perfect ‘home’ planet for Space Dog that meets all of his ‘doggy’ needs. The winning design will receive a goodie bag!

Wem Library

Church Stretton Library - Author Shoo Rayner, Walker “The boy who can talk to dogs” Next running on: 16 August 11:30am

Come along and meet Shoo Rayner Author of “Walker” He will be reading extracts from the book and doing a drawing workshop.

Church Stretton Library

Gobowen Library - Singing for memories Next running on: 16 August 2pm

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

Gobowen Library

Library at the Lantern - Summer Reading Challenge: Space Chase with Dogs Trust Next running on: 16 August 10:30am

Listen to the story of ‘Space Dog’ a dog that travels through space sorting out planetary problems, but will he help his sworn enemy Astrocat and get back home?

Library at the Lantern

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Aliens Love Underpants Next running on: 16 August 10:30am

Fun story and craft session for 0-6yrs with a space theme.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Police Dogs Talk for Kids Next running on: 16 August 1:30pm

Meet police dogs and learn about their lives

Market Drayton Library

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Whitchurch Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Techniquest Glyndwr – Destination Space Next running on: 16 August 10am

A fun packed day of Destination Space activities linked to the Moon Landing, brought to you by Techniquest Glyndwr.

Whitchurch Library

Oswestry Library - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: Lego Workshop with Rob Spinks! Next running on: 17 August 11am

Come along to this special space-themed lego workshop.

Oswestry Library

Much Wenlock Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Making Moon Mud Next running on: 19 August 10am

Making ‘moon mud’ plus fun & games inspired by the Space Chase theme.

Much Wenlock Library

Shrewsbury Library - Make Your Own Telescope Next running on: 19 August 2pm

As part of the fun in the Summer Reading Challenge, come along and decorate your own telescope.

Shrewsbury Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Spacecraft Next running on: 20 August 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Shrewsbury Library - Hearing Aid clinic Next running on: 20 August 10am

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 17 September

Whitchurch Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Floating Spaceman Next running on: 20 August 10am

Come along and learn how to make a pop-up Floating Spaceman card.

Whitchurch Library

Bishops Castle Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Astronauts in Training with Fun Science! Next running on: 21 August 10am

Fun Science Shropshire will be providing a summer science workshop at Bishop’s Castle Library!

Bishop's Castle Library

Bridgnorth Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Space Crafts Paper Crafts and Fancy Dress Hat Competition Next running on: 21 August 11am

Join us and make some lovely space inspired crafts to take home.

Bridgnorth Library

Market Drayton Library - Story time Next running on: 21 August 10:30am

Picture book authors Sarah Griffiths and Sarah Isaacs read for little ones.

Market Drayton Library

Church Stretton Library - Summer reading challenge – Space with Richard Hickman Next running on: 22 August 10am

Come along and hear about Space with Richard Hickman.

Church Stretton Library

Gobowen Library - Space chase stories and activities Next running on: 22 August 11am

Stories and activities for primary age children.

Gobowen Library

Wem Library - Heritage Wem Display Next running on: 22 August 10am

A display of historic buildings in Wem in the library foyer, which will be an introduction for the Heritage Wem Open Weekend (14 & 15 September) provided by Wem Civic Society.

Wem Library

Also runs on: 23 August, 24 August, 27 August ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Rhymetime and story Next running on: 22 August 10am

We're having a Peppa Party! Rhyme Time and story session based on the Peppa Pig books.

Whitchurch Library

Shrewsbury Library - Sand art workshop Next running on: 23 August 2pm

Get crafty this summer with some cheerful holiday themed pictures decorated with sand.

Shrewsbury Library

Albrighton Library - Summer Reading Challenge: Craft Activity - Rockets Next running on: 27 August 10:30am

Making cardboard rockets

Albrighton Library

Gobowen Library - Syrian social / سوريا الاجتماعية Next running on: 27 August 10:30am

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

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 24 September, 29 October, 26 November

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Alien Invasion Next running on: 27 August 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Shropshire Astronomical Society Event for Kids Next running on: 28 August 10:30am

Make Star Charts with the Shropshire Astronomical Society.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 28 August

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Author visit Next running on: 30 August 10:30am

Storytelling and arts activity, free postcard giveaway, meet the author Barbara Townley.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - St John's Ambulance Talk for Kids Next running on: 30 August 1:30pm

Fun event where kids can learn about the work of St John’s Ambulance

Market Drayton Library

Ellesmere Library - Summer Reading Challenge: ‘Children’s Space Art Exhibition’ Next running on: 31 August 9:30am

An aerial exhibition of the Space Art made over the summer by the Summer Reading Challenge children.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 31 August, 03 September, 06 September ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: Library Fun Day! Next running on: 31 August 9:30am

Join us for fun, games, and a perfect opportunity to collect your medals, certificates and complete your treasure hunts!

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge: Space Food! Next running on: 31 August 11am

Join us at the library for a fascinating talk all about how space food was developed and how NASA’s systems are still applied to the food we eat today.

Oswestry Library

Ellesmere Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 2 September 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 07 October

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