Shropshire Council

Library events

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

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 06 April

Ludlow Library - ICT help Next running on: 2 March 9:30am

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

Ludlow Library

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

Ludlow Library - Lego Club Next running on: 2 March 3:45pm

Join us for some Lego fun!

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 09 March, 16 March, 23 March ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Welsh language course Next running on: 2 March 2:45pm

Make 2020 the year you learn Welsh!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 09 March, 16 March, 23 March ... and more dates

Shifnal Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 2 March 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: 09 March, 16 March, 23 March ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 2 March 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: 09 March, 16 March, 23 March ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Latin intermediate (Tuesday) Next running on: 3 March 5:20pm

Following Beginners Cambridge Latin course book 3.

Church Stretton Library

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

Church Stretton Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 3 March 10:30am

Fun for under-fives.

Church Stretton Library

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

Library at the Lantern - Shared reading group Next running on: 3 March 2pm

New daytime group for adults! Drop in, sit down and enjoy listening to a great story or poem.

Library at the Lantern

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

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 3 March 10:30am

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

Ludlow Library

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

Ludlow Library - Royal Voluntary Service (RVS) Next running on: 3 March 10am

Drop-in desk for advice and to register for volunteering opportunities.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers Next running on: 3 March 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

Market Drayton Library - Scrabble club Next running on: 3 March 2:30pm

A friendly scrabble session for beginners and more experienced players alike

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 10 March, 17 March, 24 March

Oswestry Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 3 March 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: 17 March, 31 March

Oswestry Library - Smashing Shakespeare Next running on: 3 March 10:30am

If you were put off Shakespeare at school – or already love Shakespeare - come and try this!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 17 March

Shrewsbury Library - IT drop-in Next running on: 3 March 9:30am

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

Shrewsbury Library

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

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Journey to Abundance Next running on: 3 March 12pm

Matthew Marcus will share with you the secrets that are stopping you and what steps you can take to change the stories which are holding you back.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 3 March 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: 17 March, 31 March

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 3 March 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: 10 March, 17 March, 24 March ... and more dates

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 3 March 2pm

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

Wem Library

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

Ellesmere Library - Intermediate Bridge Workshops Next running on: 4 March 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 11 March, 18 March, 25 March ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 4 March 2pm

Drop in and enjoy a social game of scrabble.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 11 March, 18 March, 25 March ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 4 March 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 March, 18 March, 25 March ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - IT Clinic Next running on: 4 March 2:30pm

Drop in for help with your IT gremlins

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 11 March, 18 March, 25 March

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 4 March 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: 01 April, 06 May, 03 June ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Story Time Next running on: 4 March 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: 11 March, 18 March, 25 March ... and more dates

Broseley Library - Board Games Club Next running on: 5 March 2pm

Join us every Thursday afternoon for a friendly game.  We guarantee you won’t be bored!

Broseley Library

Also runs on: 12 March, 19 March, 26 March ... and more dates

Broseley Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 5 March 10:15am

Rhymes, stories and songs for children under five years old

Broseley Library

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

Church Stretton Library - Latin beginners Next running on: 5 March 11am

Following Beginners Cambridge Latin course book 1.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 12 March, 19 March, 26 March

Church Stretton Library - Latin intermediate (Thursday) Next running on: 5 March 9:30am

Following Beginners Cambridge Latin course book 2.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 12 March, 19 March, 26 March

Church Stretton Library - Local history advice session Next running on: 5 March 1pm

Genealogy session.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 12 March, 19 March, 26 March

Ellesmere Library - ‘Improvers French’ with Catherine Evans Next running on: 5 March 7pm

An adult learning course

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 12 March

Oswestry Library - Chatter and natter at the library Next running on: 5 March 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: 19 March

Shrewsbury Library - Baby Bricks Next running on: 5 March 10:30am

An under-5s version of our Lego club.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 19 March, 02 April, 09 April ... and more dates

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 5 March 10:30am

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 12 March, 19 March, 26 March

Whitchurch Library - Mindfulness Rhymetime Next running on: 5 March 10am

Come along for songs, rhymes, rhythm and fun

Whitchurch Library

Market Drayton Library - CV Clinic Next running on: 6 March 2pm

Book a one hour slot for help with a CV

Market Drayton Library

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

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 6 March 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: 13 March, 20 March, 27 March

Market Drayton Library - Local and family history advice Next running on: 6 March 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: 13 March, 20 March, 27 March

Market Drayton Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 6 March 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 20 March

Wem Library - Beaded bracelet Next running on: 6 March 2pm

Discover the art of bead-weaving and learn right-angle weave with our very own Sue Jamieson.

Wem Library

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 6 March 2:15pm

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

Wem Library

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

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 20 March

Church Stretton Library - Sit and Knit Next running on: 7 March 10am

Have a chat while being creative!

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 14 March, 21 March, 28 March

Market Drayton Library - Boardgame Afternoon Next running on: 7 March 1pm

An afternoon of playing boardgames, for adults and teens.

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Junior Book Panel Next running on: 7 March 11am

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

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Library Book Group Next running on: 7 March 11:45am

Discuss the chosen novel with the group.

Market Drayton Library

Shrewsbury Library - Lego Club Next running on: 7 March 2pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 14 March, 21 March, 28 March ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Book signing and craft with A V Turner Next running on: 7 March 10:15am

Join local author A V Turner reading extracts from her books and afterwards get creative with a craft session.

Whitchurch Library

Broseley Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 9 March 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 March 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 11 May, 08 June, 13 July ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 9 March 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

Church Stretton Library - U3A Writers Group 2 Next running on: 10 March 2pm

Creative writers’ group for all ages

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 24 March

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

Listen to great stories and poems read aloud by library volunteers

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 14 April

Shrewsbury Library - Writers' Lab Next running on: 10 March 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: 24 March, 07 April, 21 April ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Knit and Natter Group Next running on: 10 March 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

Broseley Library - Meet the Authors Next running on: 11 March 11am

Join local authors Maggie Bardsley and Jo Jackson who will be answering questions, in an informal interview style presentation, about their latest books and approach to the writing process.

Broseley Library

Ellesmere Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 11 March 10:30am

Songs and stories for under-4s.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 25 March

Ludlow Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 11 March 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: 08 April

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Science of sleep Next running on: 11 March 12pm

Osteopath Claire Arnold talks about the science behind why sleep is so important for your health and how you can make the most of your shut eye

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Thursday Rhyme Time Next running on: 12 March 10:30am

Nursery rhymes and simple action songs for 0-4 years.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 26 March

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 12 March 10am

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

Whitchurch Library

Church Stretton Library - U3A Writers Group 1 Next running on: 13 March 9:45am

Creative writers’ group for all ages

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 27 March

Market Drayton Library - Toddler craft time Next running on: 13 March 10am

Craft session for 0 to 5 year olds.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 27 March

Whitchurch Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 13 March 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

Whitchurch Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 13 March 2:30pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Market Drayton Library - British Science Week: Library Laboratory Next running on: 14 March 10am

Children’s science event for British Science Week – includes a dissection of an eye!

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for over 16s Next running on: 14 March 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: 18 April, 09 May, 13 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for under 16s Next running on: 14 March 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: 18 April, 09 May, 13 June ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 17 March 10am

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 21 April, 19 May, 16 June

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Memory Training Next running on: 17 March 12pm

Carol Harris shows you how to learn new things and retain information

Shrewsbury Library

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Market Drayton Library - ‘Herschel to Hawkwind’ with Peter Williamson Next running on: 18 March 7pm

A talk about how Music and Astronomy have influenced each other from the time of Herschel to Hawkwind

Market Drayton Library

Shrewsbury Library - Craft and chatter Next running on: 19 March 10:30am

Come along with your craft (knitting, cross-stitch, cards etc.), share your knowledge and skills and have a chat and a cup of tea.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 19 March 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

Whitchurch Library - Rhymetime and story Next running on: 19 March 10am

Rhyme Time and story based on the book My First Toy catalogue by Jane Kemp and Clare Walters.

Whitchurch Library

Gobowen Library - Singing for memories Next running on: 20 March 2pm

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

Gobowen Library

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

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Let’s talk about death Next running on: 20 March 12pm

Dr Wester, an expert in the field of death education will discuss ways our society approaches the topics of death, dying and loss.

Shrewsbury Library

Broseley Library - IT Support Next running on: 21 March 10am

Need help with document creation, printing, scanning or e-mails?

Broseley Library

Also runs on: 18 April

Ellesmere Library - Afternoon reading group Next running on: 21 March 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: 18 April, 16 May, 20 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Hillfort Creative Saturday! Next running on: 21 March 10am

Join us for a fun morning of family and kids-friendly arts and crafts with artists from the Hillfort Creativity Group.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 18 April, 16 May, 20 June ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Silent book club Next running on: 23 March 5pm

Would you like to join a no-stress book group? No set texts, no deadlines, no pressure to contribute.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Sonnets with Notes Next running on: 23 March 2pm

Join local poet, local and national competition winner, Paul Francis for a workshop on sonnet writing.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Royal voluntary service drop in session Next running on: 24 March 1:30pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

Ludlow Library - Learning at Lunchtime - Poultry Keeping Next running on: 25 March 1pm

Poultry Keeping. Informative talk by Cyril Bason

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 25 March 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

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

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

Shrewsbury Library

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 26 March 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: 23 April, 28 May, 25 June ... and more dates

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

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 30 April, 28 May, 25 June ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - World Book Day - Share a Million Stories - Rhyme Time Next running on: 26 March 10am

Songs, rhymes, rhythm and fun for children aged under 5 years.

Whitchurch Library

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

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 24 April

Market Drayton Library - IT Buddy sessions Next running on: 27 March 10:27am

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

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Board Game Café Next running on: 28 March 10am

Come along & try a new game – or bring a favourite from home. Café with cakes, hot & cold drinks

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Galapagos Island Discs with David Vine Next running on: 28 March 11am

World-renowned conductor and musician David Vine, from Shropshire, will be presenting selections of music that have been important along the way and speaking about his half-century at the top of Classical Music

Shrewsbury Library

Ellesmere Library - Memory cafe Next running on: 30 March 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: 27 April, 18 May, 29 June

Shrewsbury Library - Living with long-term health conditions Next running on: 30 March 2pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Writers' Group Next running on: 31 March 2pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Rosemary Hurst - Journal Writing Next running on: 3 April 12pm

A talk on the benefits of writing daily from professional writer Rosemary Hurst

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Children's Easter party Next running on: 9 April 10am

Colouring, decorations, bookmarks and treats.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Sand art workshop Next running on: 14 April 10am

Colourful sand art picture session for children

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Lise McNamara – Skin Hunger Next running on: 15 April 1pm

The importance of skin contact, what it means that we no longer touch each other, how social norms have shifted and how we might benefit from shifting them back.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Exotic Zoo interactive animal experience Next running on: 16 April 11am

The Exotic Zoo are visiting for an interactive and hands-on experience.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Bethany Rivers - The Inanna Myth Next running on: 20 April 12pm

Explore the myth of Sumerian goddess Inanna (Ishtar), Queen of Heaven.

Shrewsbury Library

Ludlow Library - Learning at Lunchtime - The Plant Nursery Next running on: 22 April 1pm

Plant advice and history of Wildegoose Nursery with Jack Willgoss

Ludlow Library

Shrewsbury Library - Darwin Sessions: The Music of Thomas Owens Next running on: 25 April 11am

The music of Thomas Owens with Sally Drage.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Brooke Bownes - Breaking Through Limiting Beliefs Next running on: 27 April 12pm

Join Brooke Bownes for a talk about why we have the limiting beliefs we do & how to break through them

Shrewsbury Library

Ludlow Library - Learning at Lunchtime - Bee keeping Next running on: 27 May 1pm

Informative talk by Lucy Shier from Bee-Biotic

Ludlow Library

Ludlow Library - Learning at Lunchtime - Life of a Finds Liaison Officer Next running on: 24 June 1pm

Informal talk by Peter Reavill. Shropshire Museum Service

Ludlow Library