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Church Stretton Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 25 April 10:30am

Fun for under-fives.

Church Stretton Library

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

Gobowen Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 25 April 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: 16 May, 20 June, 18 July

Market Drayton Library - an evening with author A J Griffiths-Jones: PRISONER 4373 Next running on: 25 April 7pm

Was Prisoner 4347 actually Jack the Ripper? Friends of Market Drayton event.

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Scrabble club Next running on: 25 April 2:30pm

A friendly scrabble session for beginners and more experienced players alike

Market Drayton Library

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

Oswestry Library - Julius Caesar Unwrapped Next running on: 25 April 12:30pm

A fascinating play of political intrigue, spin, rhetoric … and murder. Part of our 'Learning at Lunchtime – Drop into Shakespeare' series.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Time to remember - time to listen Next running on: 25 April 10:30am

Oswestry Family Carers Network are offering an event where as a carer you can grab some time for yourself – sit back, relax with a cuppa and listen to a good story read aloud

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 25 April

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 25 April 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

Whitchurch Library - Knit and Natter Group Next running on: 25 April 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: 09 May, 23 May

Whitchurch Library - PACT Surgery (Police and Communities Together) Next running on: 25 April 11am

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 02 May, 11 May, 23 May

Whitchurch Library - Whitchurch Writers Next running on: 25 April 2pm

Whitchurch Writers is a small, friendly, constructive group with a variety of creative writing interests. The group meet on the last Tuesday of every month.

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 30 May

Ellesmere Library - Bookstart rhyme time Next running on: 26 April 10:30am

Sing along rhymes and stories for toddlers

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 10 May, 24 May, 07 June ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 26 April 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: 03 May, 10 May, 17 May ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - local history advice session Next running on: 27 April 1pm

Genealogy session.

Church Stretton Library

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

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 27 April 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.

Library at the Lantern

Also runs on: 25 May, 22 June, 27 July ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 27 April 10am

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

Whitchurch Library

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

Ellesmere Library - Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? Shropshire Crime Authors Evening Next running on: 28 April 6pm

Friends of Ellesmere Library present Two leading Shropshire crime authors Jenny Blackhurst and Karen Long joined by Senior Forensics Investigator, Paul Beeton

Ellesmere Library

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 28 April 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: 05 May, 12 May, 19 May ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Local and family history advice Next running on: 28 April 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: 05 May, 12 May, 19 May ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Bookstart Story Time Next running on: 28 April 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: 12 May, 26 May, 09 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Fridays) Next running on: 28 April 1:30pm

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

Oswestry Library

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

Whitchurch Library - Spring Online – an introduction to e-library Next running on: 28 April 10:30am

Have you ever wondered how to download an e-book, e-magazine or e-newspaper from Shropshire Libraries? If so, book a session on our e-library event and Richard will guide you step-by-step through the process.

Whitchurch Library

Church Stretton Library - Sit and Knit Next running on: 29 April 10am

Have a chat while being creative!

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 13 May, 27 May, 10 June ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Facebook workshop Next running on: 29 April 2:30pm

Ellesmere Get Online and Friends of Ellesmere Library present a Facebook Workshop with David Ardill, Co-founder of Trebll, a digital communications agency based locally. Learn about setting up profiles, posting images, following pages, likes, shares and privacy settings

Ellesmere Library

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 02 May 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: 06 June, 04 July, 01 August ... and more dates

Gobowen Library - Time to listen Next running on: 02 May 10am

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

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 30 May, 27 June, 25 July

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers Next running on: 02 May 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

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 02 May 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: 09 May, 16 May, 23 May ... and more dates

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 02 May 2pm

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

Wem Library

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

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 03 May 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: 07 June, 05 July

Oswestry Library - Time to Listen Next running on: 04 May 2pm

Visit Oswestry library to relax and listen to poetry and stories read outloud by the staff. Enjoy meeting people in an informal setting at the library and being read to. Free, no need to book.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 18 May, 01 June, 15 June ... and more dates

Bishop's Castle Library - Teen book club Next running on: 05 May 5:30pm

A book club just for teens. Held the first Friday of every month.

Bishop's Castle Library

Also runs on: 02 June

Bridgnorth Library - Knit, Craft and Natter (1) Next running on: 05 May 10am

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

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 19 May, 02 June, 16 June ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Local and family history advice session Next running on: 05 May 2pm

Local and family history group.

Bridgnorth Library

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

Market Drayton Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 05 May 10am

These free sessions for children aged 0 to 5 years, their parents and carers, are a great way to make new friends and enjoy stories, nursery rhymes and simple action songs. Sign up for the Bookstart Bear Club and your child can collect a series of beautiful certificates.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 19 May

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 05 May 2:15pm

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

Wem Library

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

Bridgnorth Library - The Friends of Bridgnorth Library book sale Next running on: 06 May 9:30am

Books, tea, coffee and cake - what's not to like?!

Bridgnorth Library

Whitchurch Library - Caldecott Club - Blossoming Tree Craft Next running on: 06 May 10:15am

Join us for an exciting craft session. For children aged 12 years and under.

Whitchurch Library

Bridgnorth Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 08 May 10:30am

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 05 June

Bridgnorth Library - Relaxation taster session Next running on: 08 May 1:30pm

Join us for a taster relaxation session. Part of Mental Health Awareness Week.

Bridgnorth Library

Ellesmere Library - Time to listen Next running on: 08 May 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 05 June

Ludlow Library - Tales and Tunes Next running on: 08 May 11am

Tales and tunes with storyteller Suzanne Thomas.

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 05 June

Market Drayton Library - IT 1-2-1 sessions Next running on: 08 May 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: 08 May, 15 May, 15 May ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 08 May 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: 22 May, 05 June, 19 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays) Next running on: 08 May 10am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 15 May, 22 May, 29 May ... and more dates

Pontesbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 08 May 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: 05 June, 03 July, 07 August ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 10 May 1pm

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

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 14 June, 12 July, 09 August

Whitchurch Library - supporting Mental Health Awareness Week Next running on: 11 May 12pm

A drop-in session with Liz Castle, from local holistic healthcare centre Healing Thyme, talking about acupuncture and Chinese medicine lifestyle advice.

Whitchurch Library

Market Drayton Library - Reading Group Next running on: 13 May 11:45am

This is a friendly group who meet on the second Saturday of the month at Market Drayton Library.

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Crafternoon Next running on: 13 May 1:30pm

Bring along any craft you are working on and share ideas and inspiration. Suitable for all levels and ages.

Oswestry Library

Bridgnorth Library - Yoga and relaxation session Next running on: 15 May 11am

Places limited, booking essential. Speak to Library Staff for more details.

Bridgnorth Library

Oswestry Library - Quick Reads Book Club Next running on: 16 May 1pm

Want to get into reading but low on confidence or short of time or concentration...?

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 20 June, 18 July

Wem Library - Reading Group Next running on: 16 May 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: 16 May 5:30pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Whitchurch Library - Time Together - Dementia Week Next running on: 16 May 10am

We welcome a support group to the library to offer advice to those with memory loss or dementia, and their family members and carers.

Whitchurch Library

Oswestry Library - Caring for elderly parents or relatives? Next running on: 17 May 11am

Julie Phillips for CarersTrust4all gives advice and information and sources of support for those caring for a loved one.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Time to Listen Next running on: 17 May 2:30pm

Relax and listen to stories and poems for adults on a Christmas theme.

Shrewsbury Library

Bridgnorth Library - History day Next running on: 20 May 10am

A Medal specialist will be on hand to give advice and value British military medals

Bridgnorth Library

Oswestry Library - Antony and Cleopatra unwrapped Next running on: 23 May 12:30pm

Part of our 'Learning at Lunchtime – Drop into Shakespeare' series.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Sand Art workshop Next running on: 01 June 10am

Creative a work of art using sand! Drop in, no need to book.

Shrewsbury Library

Oswestry Library - The Poetry of Dylan Thomas Next running on: 13 June 12:30pm

A look at the work of the great poet.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - A History of Shopping - A Study of Brown's of Chester Next running on: 04 July 12:30pm

Talk by Professor Deborah Wynne, University of Chester and University Centre Shrewsbury.

Oswestry Library