Shropshire Council

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Ludlow Library - Lego Club Next running on: 18 February 3:45pm

Join us for some Lego fun!

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 25 February, 04 March, 11 March ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Lego Club birthday party Next running on: 18 February 3:45pm

Lego Club is one year old! How great is that? Join us for a Lego building celebration. Children of all ages welcome.

Ludlow Library

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 18 February 10:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 25 February, 04 March, 11 March ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays and Fridays) Next running on: 18 February 10am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 22 February, 25 February

Oswestry Library - Rhyme & Storytimes Next running on: 18 February 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: 25 February, 04 March, 11 March ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 18 February 2pm

Half an hour of rhymes and singing at the library.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 25 February, 15 April

Pontesbury Library - Join Ben from Wild Craftist Next running on: 18 February 11am

Ben will be helping you create some artwork using natural materials and colours.

Pontesbury Library

Bishops Castle Library - Scrabble group Next running on: 19 February 2pm

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

Bishop's Castle Library

Also runs on: 26 February, 05 March, 12 March ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 19 February 10:30am

Fun for under-fives.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 26 February, 05 March, 12 March ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 19 February 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: 05 March, 19 March

Oswestry Library - Lego at the library Next running on: 19 February 3:15pm

Have fun with bricks!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 23 February, 26 February

Oswestry Library - One on One IT Help Sessions Next running on: 19 February 10am

Do you need help with IT? Don't struggle. We have a team of volunteers who can provide one on one IT support for customers. Booking is ESSENTIAL.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 20 February, 20 February, 22 February ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Writing surgery with Dave Andrews (Oswestry Library’s Reader & Writer in Residence) Next running on: 19 February 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: 12 March, 09 April, 11 June ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - IT drop-in Next running on: 19 February 9:30am

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 26 February, 05 March, 12 March ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - National Careers Service Next running on: 19 February 9:30am

Careers advice for adults.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 26 February, 05 March, 12 March ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Storytelling with Duncan Rendall Next running on: 19 February 10:30am

Join us in half-term for stories and tales with storyteller Duncan Rendall

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 19 February 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: 26 February

Wem Library - Jake's Take Next running on: 19 February 2:30pm

Join local Young Storyteller of the Year, Jake ‘Trick’ Evans, for a fun-filled, interactive story-telling session. Suitable for children 5 to 11 years.

Wem Library

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 19 February 2pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 26 February

Ellesmere Library - Bridge workshops for beginners and improvers Next running on: 20 February 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 27 February, 06 March, 13 March ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 20 February 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: 06 March, 20 March, 03 April

Oswestry Library - Tech Day Next running on: 20 February 10am

Join the Shropshire Council Vision Technology & Training Team for a free drop in!

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Story Time Next running on: 20 February 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: 27 February, 06 March, 13 March ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Local history advice session Next running on: 21 February 1pm

Genealogy session.

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 28 February, 07 March, 14 March ... and more dates

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

Gobowen Library - Monkey Business Next running on: 21 February 11am

Half Term Stories and Craft for primary age children

Gobowen Library

Ludlow Library - Wands at the Ready for a Magical Afternoon Next running on: 21 February 3pm

Put on the sorting hat and join your Hogwarts housemates as you experience four lessons in witchcraft and wizardry.

Ludlow Library

Oswestry Library - Chatter and natter at the library Next running on: 21 February 10am

A five minute chat or an hour of good conversation? Your choice.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Storytime with Veolia Next running on: 21 February 11am

Come along to hear stories about the importance of recycling, and what to do with your rubbish!

Oswestry Library

Wem Library - character craft session Next running on: 21 February 3pm

Come and make a mask of a character from your favourite book.

Wem Library

Wem Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 21 February 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 - Knit and Natter Next running on: 21 February 10:30am

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

Wem Library

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 21 February 10am

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

Whitchurch Library

Ludlow Library - British Legion drop-in advice session Next running on: 22 February 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 29 March

Shrewsbury Library - Chinese New Year storytime and crafts Next running on: 22 February 11am

Join us at half term to celebrate Chinese New Year.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 22 February 2:15pm

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

Wem Library

Whitchurch Library - Europe Direct Next running on: 22 February 10am

Find out what you need to know about travelling, living and studying in the EU

Whitchurch Library

Whitchurch Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 22 February 2:30pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Church Stretton Library - Sit and Knit Next running on: 23 February 10am

Have a chat while being creative!

Church Stretton Library

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

Ludlow Library - A Magical Night at the Hogshead - a night in the wizarding world Next running on: 23 February 7pm

Ludlow Assembly Rooms, Ludlow Library and The Blue Boar have formed a magical partnership to bring you an evening in the wizarding world.

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 24 February

Oswestry Library - Storytime with Sarah Fountain Next running on: 23 February 11am

Fun storytime adventure, featuring tales of a very naughty fox named Reynard!

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Lego Club Next running on: 23 February 2pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

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

Ellesmere Library - Memory cafe Next running on: 25 February 10am

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: 25 March, 29 April

Shrewsbury Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 25 February 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: 04 March, 11 March, 18 March ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Royal voluntary service drop in session Next running on: 26 February 1:30pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

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

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Ellesmere Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 27 February 10:30am

Songs and stories for under-4s.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 06 March, 20 March, 03 April

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

Find out more about the Oswestry Knit for Life group.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 27 March

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

Oswestry Library - Carers Trust: Social Group for Carers Next running on: 28 February 10:30am

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

Oswestry Library

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

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time: Hairy Maclary Next running on: 28 February 10am

Songs, rhymes, rhythm and activities based on the Very Hungry Caterpillar.

Whitchurch Library

Oswestry Library - Llyfrau Llafar: Hunangofiant Potsiar Next running on: 1 March 2pm

Welsh language event

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Singing for Health with Chloe Murray Next running on: 1 March 10:30am

Come along to our session with Chloe Murray, to relax and discover how singing for Health can help support your health and wellbeing

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 08 March, 15 March, 22 March ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Family knit and craft workshop Next running on: 2 March 2:15pm

Learn to knit or improve with some expert tuition from volunteers.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 06 April

Ellesmere Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 4 March 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 01 April

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 5 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.

Bayston Hill Library

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

Ludlow Library - Family history advice session Next running on: 5 March 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: 02 April

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 6 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

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for over 16s Next running on: 9 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: 06 April, 11 May, 08 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for under 16s Next running on: 9 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: 06 April, 11 May, 08 June ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - John Candy Book Launch Next running on: 9 March 11am

The exclusive launch of a major new biography of the much-loved actor, John Candy.

Shrewsbury Library

Ludlow Library - Dementia support drop-in Next running on: 11 March 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Gobowen Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 12 March 2pm

Listen to great stories and poems read aloud by library volunteers

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 09 April

Shrewsbury Library - Meet the Author Storytime with Sarah Baker Next running on: 16 March 11am

Local author Sarah Baker will be visiting Shrewsbury Library.

Shrewsbury Library

Gobowen Library - Rhyme time Next running on: 28 March 2pm

Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 11 April, 16 May, 20 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Eglantyne & Ellesmere Next running on: 10 April 12:30pm

Did you know that the founder of ‘Save the Children’ was born in Ellesmere? Come along to find out more about this incredible local woman.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 13 April 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

Also runs on: 25 June, 12 November

Oswestry Library - Easter Crafts Next running on: 17 April 10:45am

An hour of crafts at the library!

Oswestry Library