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Broseley Library - Time to Listen Next running on: 25 September 2:30pm

Stories and readings for adults.

Broseley Library

Also runs on: 23 October, 27 November

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays) Next running on: 25 September 10am

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

Oswestry Library

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

Library at the Lantern - Code Club Next running on: 26 September 3:45pm

A fantastic new club which introduces children from 9 to 11 years of age to computer programming.

Library at the Lantern

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

Oswestry Library - Flock of words Next running on: 26 September 12:30pm

A collaboration between award-winning acoustic trio Whalebone and award-winning poet and author Kate Innes, Flocks of Words is an immersive, hypnotic blend of music and poetry exploring landscape and the human soul.

Oswestry Library

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 26 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: 03 October, 10 October, 17 October ... and more dates

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 26 September 2pm

Do you love playing scrabble? Just drop in, join our Scrabble Group and make new friends.

Wem Library

Also runs on: 03 October, 17 October, 24 October

Whitchurch Library - Knit and Natter Group Next running on: 26 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

Also runs on: 10 October, 24 October

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 31 October

Ellesmere Library at Our Space, Trimpley- Bookstart rhyme time Next running on: 27 September 10:30am

Sing along rhymes and stories for toddlers

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 11 October, 01 November, 15 November ... and more dates

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

Find out more about the Oswestry Knit for Life group.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 25 October, 29 November

Shrewsbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 27 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

Also runs on: 04 October, 11 October, 18 October ... and more dates

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 28 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: 26 October, 23 November, 14 December

Oswestry Library - Lego club Next running on: 28 September 3:30pm

Have fun with bricks!

Oswestry Library

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 28 September 10:30am

Join the weekly knit and natter drop in session. Share your love of knitting, find inspiration and make new friends. Refreshments available for a small contribution.

Wem Library

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

Whitchurch Library - PACT Surgery (Police and Communities Together) Next running on: 28 September 2:30pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 07 October, 16 October

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 28 September 10am

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

Whitchurch Library

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

Bridgnorth Library - Local and family history advice session Next running on: 29 September 2pm

Local and family history group.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 06 October, 13 October, 20 October ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Local and family history advice Next running on: 29 September 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: 06 October, 13 October, 20 October ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Bookstart Story Time Next running on: 29 September 2pm

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.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 13 October, 03 November, 17 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Fridays) Next running on: 29 September 1:30pm

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 06 October, 13 October, 20 October ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library at Our Space, Trimpley - Time to listen Next running on: 02 October 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 06 November, 04 December

Market Drayton Library - IT 1-2-1 sessions Next running on: 02 October 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: 02 October, 09 October, 09 October ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 02 October 2pm

These free sessions for children aged 0 to 4 years, their parents and carers are a great way to make new friends and enjoy stories, nursery rhymes and simple action songs.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 16 October, 30 October, 13 November ... and more dates

Pontesbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 02 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 and crafts.

Pontesbury Library

Also runs on: 06 November, 04 December

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 03 October 10:30am

Library event for young children held once a month. Enjoy Rhymes and songs and make new friends.

Bayston Hill Library

Also runs on: 07 November, 05 December

Bridgnorth Library - Monthly Poetry Session Next running on: 03 October 2:30pm

Monthly poetry group.

Bridgnorth Library

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers Next running on: 03 October 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

Whitchurch Library - book sale Next running on: 03 October 9:30am

Lots of bargain paperbacks, hardbacks and other items on sale during normal library opening hours.

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 05 October, 06 October, 07 October

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 04 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: 18 October, 01 November, 15 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 04 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: 01 November, 06 December

Bridgnorth Library - Knit, Craft and Natter Next running on: 06 October 10am

Do you knit, sew or do any other portable handcraft?

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 20 October

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 06 October 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 October, 20 October, 27 October

Market Drayton Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 06 October 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 20 October, 03 November

Shifnal Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 06 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 and rhymes.

Shifnal Library

Also runs on: 10 November, 08 December

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 06 October 2:15pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 13 October, 20 October

Ellesmere Library at Our Space, Trimpley - Family knit workshops Next running on: 07 October 2:15pm

Knitting workshops for 8-11 year olds and their parents

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 04 November, 02 December

Pontesbury Library - National Libraries Week coffee morning Next running on: 07 October 10am

Tea, coffee, cake and raffle, booksale.

Pontesbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - National Libraries Week Discovery Bus Next running on: 07 October 10am

Please note that this event will be based in The Square, Shrewsbury

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Blackberry Fair Craft Session Next running on: 07 October 10:15am

Come along and make your own sparkling Super Star Mask to wear in the Blackberry Fair Parade.

Whitchurch Library

Bridgnorth Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 09 October 10:30am

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Ludlow Library - Confused by computers Next running on: 09 October 9:30am

Come and see us if you need help with laptops, tablets, smartphones or iPads.

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Interview with author Joanna Cannon Next running on: 09 October 3:15pm

Come and meet author Joanna Cannon, author of ‘The Trouble with Goats and Sheep’ over tea and cake.

Oswestry Library

Gobowen Library - Time to listen Next running on: 10 October 10am

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

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 14 November, 12 December

Ludlow Library - Community Directory Next running on: 10 October 10am

Demonstration of how the Community Directory works and how it can benefit you.

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Time to Listen taster session Next running on: 10 October 2pm

Come and try our Time to Listen sessions as part of National Libraries Week 2017.

Oswestry Library

Wem Library - A Morning of Digital Discovery Next running on: 10 October 11am

Bring along your handheld device and learn how to download our eReader app.

Wem Library

Wem Library - National Libraries Week - Digital Discovery Next running on: 10 October 10am

Come along with your own device and discover how to download and access the digital eBooks and eMagazines from Shropshire Libraries.

Wem Library

Whitchurch Library - Digital Resources (National Libraries Week) Next running on: 10 October 10am

Come along to our drop-in session and learn about the digital resources on offer through the library and how to use them.

Whitchurch Library

Bayston Hill Library - ‘Discover Your Library’ Drop In (National Libraries Week) Next running on: 11 October 10am

Drop in and find out what else your library service could do for you, all whilst enjoying some tea and cake!

Bayston Hill Library

Ludlow Library - an afternoon with author Sarah Ward Next running on: 11 October 2:30pm

Sarah will talk about her crime novels, what attracts us to the genre and the deadly fire that inspired her latest book.

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - basic IT skills help – ‘Try one thing’ Next running on: 11 October 11am

Really want to master a new IT skill?

Oswestry Library

Gobowen Library - Throwback Thursday: Gobowen in old photographs Next running on: 12 October 11am

Gobowen Central Library and Hub will be celebrating National Libraries Week 2017 on Throwback Thursday, the 12 October.

Gobowen Library

Library at the Lantern - National Libraries Week: Throwback Thursday Next running on: 12 October 10:30am

There will be a display of old photographs of the local area and, between 10.30am and 11.30am, everyone is invited to bring along and share old photographs and reminiscences over tea and cake.

Library at the Lantern

Oswestry Library - Your e-Library Next running on: 12 October 9:30am

Come and find out all about the free e-resources available through Shropshire Libraries.

Oswestry Library

Whitchurch Library - Memories of Whitchurch (National Libraries Week) Next running on: 12 October 11am

Come and view our display of photographs of Whitchurch throughout the years with volunteers on hand from Whitchurch Heritage Centre to give advice on resources available at the Local History Centres.

Whitchurch Library

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time taster session Next running on: 13 October 10:30am

Sing-a-long and nursery rhymes, complete with all the actions!

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Community Directory Stand Next running on: 13 October 10am

Attended information stand about the community directory

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Time to listen Next running on: 13 October 10am

Adults can enjoy the relaxing experience of being read to on the theme of Cloud Nine

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - A woman’s voice Next running on: 13 October 12:30pm

Talk by author P J Roscoe (award winning author of Diary of Margery Blake) about women’s lives in the 19th century.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Community Directory information session Next running on: 13 October 2pm

Come and find out more about this online directory which lists local clubs, societies and self-help groups.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Shared reading taster session Next running on: 13 October 10am

A taster session to introduce you to the joys of reading together, a relaxing fun session.

Oswestry Library

Whitchurch Library - Feelgood Friday: Wise and Well (National Libraries Week) Next running on: 13 October 9:30am

Representatives will be here from Shropshire RCC Wise and Well Team offering advice on how to help keep people healthy, active and independent in their own homes.

Whitchurch Library

Library at the Lantern - National Libraries Week: Smart Kids Saturday Next running on: 14 October 10am

Children can learn some simple origami techniques and make their own gruesome monster bookmark.

Library at the Lantern

Market Drayton Library - Library Book Group Next running on: 14 October 11:45am

Discuss the chosen novel with the group.

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Smart Kids Use Libraries – storytime Next running on: 14 October 11am

Come and join us for an autumn storytime. Suitable for all ages

Oswestry Library

Whitchurch Library - Story and Craft Session with Emma Blantern (National Libraries Week) (1) Next running on: 14 October 11am

Join author Emma Blantern on a magical adventure of excitement and fun, as she takes you into the world of Teezel, Amy and all of their friends.

Whitchurch Library

Gobowen Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 17 October 11am

These free sessions for children aged 0 to 4 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy stories, nursery rhymes and simple action songs.

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 21 November

Market Drayton Library - Man Booker Prize Evening Next running on: 17 October 6:30pm

Enjoy wine and nibbles and hear six local enthusiasts discuss the shortlisted titles, then vote on a winner.

Market Drayton Library

Wem Library - Reading Group Next running on: 17 October 2:30pm

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

Wem Library

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Bishop's Castle Library - The Literature and Landscape of Mary Webb's Shropshire Next running on: 18 October 7:30pm

An illustrated talk by Gordon Dickins, Chairman of the Mary Webb Society

Bishop's Castle Library

Gobowen Library - On the trail of Agnes Hunt Next running on: 19 October 11am

Celebrate Family Learning Festival with a fascinating lecture by Marie Carter, Archives Officer at The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt, Orthopaedic Hospital here in Gobowen

Gobowen Library

Market Drayton Library - U3A Photo Group Next running on: 24 October 11am

Photo exhibition installation opened.

Market Drayton Library

Bishop's Castle Library - Annual Friends Halloween Party Next running on: 26 October 6pm

Come in fancy dress and have some spooky fun at our popular annual Halloween party!

Bishop's Castle Library

Wem Library - Listen with Lucy Next running on: 27 October 2:15pm

Come and meet Lucy Rabbit. Sing songs and action rhymes and help her tell a story. Look, listen and join in. Play instruments. Have fun!

Wem Library

Ellesmere Library at Our Space, Trimpley - Talk on the 'Ellesmere Clockmakers' by Christopher Jobson Next running on: 28 October 2pm

Join us for a fascinating talk on the history of the old clockmakers of Ellesmere.

Ellesmere Library

Market Drayton Library - Brick Lane’s Untold History of the East Indian Company Next running on: 28 October 2pm

Come along and hear about the Clive and the East India Company from London short story writers.

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers Short Story Prize Givings Next running on: 28 October 11am

Come along and hear short stories being read out and the winners of the competition being awarded a prize.

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Hallowe'en Party Next running on: 28 October 10am

Fancy dress Hallowe’en party for children.

Market Drayton Library

Gobowen Library - The Kind Corner Next running on: 16 November 10am

As part of Anti Bullying Week, The Kind Corner is all about the importance of being kind, accepting and respectful of others through stories, songs and rhymes

Gobowen Library

Market Drayton Library - Book sale Next running on: 18 November 9:30am

Join us at Market Drayton Library and pick up a book or two.

Market Drayton Library