Shropshire Council

Library events

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Church Stretton Library - Poetry on loan Next running on: 01 March 7pm

Enjoy three poets in one event

Church Stretton Library

Ellesmere Library - Bookstart rhyme time Next running on: 01 March 10:30am

Sing along rhymes and stories for toddlers

Ellesmere Library

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 01 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

Shrewsbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 01 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: 08 March, 15 March, 22 March ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - local history advice session Next running on: 02 March 1pm

Genealogy session.

Church Stretton Library

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

Oswestry Library - Lego club Next running on: 02 March 3:30pm

Have fun with bricks!

Oswestry Library

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

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 02 March 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: 09 March, 16 March, 23 March ... and more dates

Whitchurch Library - PACT Surgery (Police and Communities Together) Next running on: 02 March 11am

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

Whitchurch Library

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 02 March 10am

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

Whitchurch Library

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

Bishop's Castle Library - Teen book club Next running on: 03 March 5:30pm

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

Bishop's Castle Library

Also runs on: 07 April, 05 May, 02 June

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 03 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: 10 March, 17 March, 24 March ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Local and family history advice Next running on: 03 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: 10 March, 17 March, 24 March ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Amser i wrando Next running on: 03 March 2pm

Welsh language event.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Bookstart Story Time Next running on: 03 March 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: 17 March, 28 April, 12 May ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Fridays) Next running on: 03 March 1:30pm

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

Oswestry Library

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

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 03 March 2:15pm

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

Wem Library

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

Church Stretton Library - Sit and Knit Next running on: 04 March 10am

Have a chat while being creative!

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 18 March, 01 April, 15 April ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Family knit workshops Next running on: 04 March 2pm

Knitting workshops for 8-11 year olds and their parents

Ellesmere Library

Oswestry Library - Memories are made of this – Shared Memory Bag launch Next running on: 04 March 2:30pm

An afternoon tea for those living with dementia and their carers.

Oswestry Library

Whitchurch Library - Caldecott Club - Mr Leaf and Miss Flower Craft Session Next running on: 04 March 10:15am

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

Whitchurch Library

Ellesmere Library - Time to listen Next running on: 06 March 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 03 April, 08 May, 05 June

Ludlow Library - ICT help Next running on: 06 March 9:30am

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

Ludlow Library

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

Ludlow Library - Tales and Tunes Next running on: 06 March 11am

Tales and tunes with storyteller Suzanne Thomas.

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 03 April, 08 May, 05 June

Market Drayton Library - IT 1-2-1 sessions Next running on: 06 March 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: 06 March, 13 March, 13 March ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays) Next running on: 06 March 10am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 13 March, 20 March, 27 March ... and more dates

Pontesbury Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 06 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 and crafts.

Pontesbury Library

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 07 March 10:30am

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

Bayston Hill Library

Church Stretton Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 07 March 10:30am

Fun for under-fives.

Church Stretton Library

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

Gobowen Library - Time to listen Next running on: 07 March 10am

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

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 04 April, 02 May, 30 May ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Local history drop in session Next running on: 07 March 2:30pm

Drop in session for any one with local and family history enquires

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers Next running on: 07 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

Also runs on: 04 April, 02 May

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 07 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: 14 March, 21 March

Oswestry Library - Women in the novels of Thomas Hardy Next running on: 08 March 12:30pm

Dave Andrews (local author and tutor in English literature) discusses the role of women in Hardy’s novels and examines the social pressures on women in 19th Century Britain.

Oswestry Library - Time to Listen Next running on: 09 March 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: 23 March, 06 April, 27 April ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - U3a writers’ group Next running on: 10 March 9:45am

Creative writers’ group for all ages.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 24 March

Market Drayton Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 10 March 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: 24 March, 07 April, 21 April ... and more dates

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

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 08 April, 13 May

Oswestry Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 13 March 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: 27 March, 24 April, 08 May ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Mammals of the Meres and Mosses Next running on: 14 March 12:30pm

Stuart Edmunds, chair of Shropshire Mammal Group and wildlife enthusiast talks about the mammals he has recorded and monitored in north Shropshire

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - The big mend Next running on: 15 March 2pm

Bring your trailing hems, loose buttons, holey socks and join Becca from Ewe & Ply to tackle the mending pile in a convivial atmosphere.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Crafternoon Next running on: 18 March 2pm

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

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Dinosaurs and princesses drawing club Next running on: 18 March 2pm

Local cartoonist John Swogger here to show you some simple tricks which can help bring your drawings to life! Drop-in event no need to book.

Oswestry Library

Wem Library - Go Nuts - Go Peat Free! Next running on: 18 March 10:30am

The story of an environmentally friendly product and a peat-free business all conceived from an organic nursery, farm diversification and a need for something unique.

Wem Library

Gobowen Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 21 March 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: 25 April, 16 May, 20 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Quick Reads Book Club Next running on: 21 March 1pm

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 18 April

Wem Library - Reading Group Next running on: 21 March 2:30pm

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

Wem Library

Whitchurch Library - Brown Moss – A talk by Pete Case Next running on: 21 March 2pm

Find out more about recent work at Brown Moss including results of a recent environmental DNA survey for Great Crested Newts, and demonstrating new ways of identifying nutrient pollution in freshwaters

Whitchurch Library

Whitchurch Library - Reading Group Next running on: 21 March 5:30pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Oswestry Library - Caring for elderly parents or relatives? Next running on: 22 March 12:30pm

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

Oswestry Library

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 23 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 and crafts.

Library at the Lantern

Oswestry Library - Go nuts - Go peat free Next running on: 28 March 12:30pm

The story of an environmentally friendly product and a peat-free business all conceived from an organic nursery, farm diversification and a need for something unique

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Time to remember - time to listen Next running on: 28 March 2:30pm

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, 25 April

Whitchurch Library - Whitchurch Writers Next running on: 28 March 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

Oswestry Library - Willow trivets, pot stands and coasters Next running on: 31 March 10am

Learn how to use willow to make tension trivets which can be used as heat proof mats or coasters.

Oswestry Library