Shropshire Council

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Bridgnorth Library - Knit, Craft and Natter Next running on: 21 June 10am

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

Bridgnorth Library

Gobowen Library - Singing for memories Next running on: 21 June 2pm

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

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 19 July, 16 August

Market Drayton Library - CV Clinic Next running on: 21 June 2pm

Book a one hour slot for help with a CV

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 28 June, 05 July, 12 July ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 21 June 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: 28 June, 05 July, 12 July ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Local and family history advice Next running on: 21 June 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: 28 June, 05 July, 12 July ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 21 June 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 05 July, 19 July, 02 August ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays and Fridays) Next running on: 21 June 10am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 21 June, 24 June, 24 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - One on One IT Help Sessions Next running on: 21 June 9:30am

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: 25 June, 27 June, 28 June ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Singing for Health with Chloe Murray Next running on: 21 June 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: 28 June

Shrewsbury Library - Special Gig with Paul Henshaw Next running on: 21 June 5pm

Join us at Shrewsbury Library for a special gig from storytelling riot folk musician Paul Henshaw, as part of Make Music Day 2019.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 21 June 2:15pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 28 June

Whitchurch Library - NatWest Community Banker Next running on: 21 June 10:30am

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

Whitchurch Library

Church Stretton Library - Sit and Knit Next running on: 22 June 10am

Have a chat while being creative!

Church Stretton Library

Also runs on: 29 June, 06 July, 13 July ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Lego at the library Next running on: 22 June 11am

Have fun with bricks!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 27 June, 29 June, 04 July ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Arabic Calligraphy name writing Next running on: 22 June 10am

Sohrab Samari will be offering Persian Arabic handwriting sessions, available through the day, teaching people to write their names in Arabic Script using a traditional Bamboo pen and ink.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Lego Club Next running on: 22 June 2pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 29 June, 06 July, 13 July ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Story Sack Reading – The Lion’s feast Next running on: 22 June 10am

Shropshire Supports Refugee’s Craft and Chat Group will be telling a traditional Syrian tale called The Lion’s Feast by Kalileh Demneh.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 22 June

Shrewsbury Library - West-African drumming workshops Next running on: 22 June 11am

Members of the group will be teaching participants to drum a number of traditional West African rhythms, each with their own meanings.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 22 June

Whitchurch Library - Make Music day Next running on: 22 June 10am

Ever thought of joining a band ? Come along to the Library on Make Music Day and try a brass instrument with Whitchurch Town band

Whitchurch Library

Bridgnorth Library - IT help Next running on: 24 June 10am

It advice and support session.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 01 July, 08 July, 15 July ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Memory cafe Next running on: 24 June 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: 29 July, 19 August, 30 September ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - ICT help Next running on: 24 June 9:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 01 July, 08 July, 15 July ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Lego Club Next running on: 24 June 3:45pm

Join us for some Lego fun!

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 01 July, 08 July, 15 July

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 24 June 10:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 01 July, 08 July, 15 July

Market Drayton Library - IT 1-2-1 sessions Next running on: 24 June 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: 01 July, 08 July, 15 July ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 24 June 2pm

Half an hour of rhymes and singing at the library.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 01 July, 08 July, 15 July ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 24 June 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: 01 July, 08 July, 15 July ... and more dates

Bridgnorth Library - Friends in Mind Next running on: 25 June 10am

Mental health friendship group

Bridgnorth Library

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

Fun for under-fives.

Church Stretton Library

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

Market Drayton Library - Cheese Tasting Evening Talk Next running on: 25 June 7:30pm

A talk about cheese from Moyden’s Cheese

Market Drayton Library

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

A friendly scrabble session for beginners and more experienced players alike

Market Drayton Library

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

Oswestry Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 25 June 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: 09 July, 23 July

Oswestry Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 25 June 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: 12 November

Shrewsbury Library - IT drop-in Next running on: 25 June 9:30am

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

Shrewsbury Library

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

Shrewsbury Library - National Careers Service Next running on: 25 June 9:30am

Careers advice for adults.

Shrewsbury Library

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

Shrewsbury Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 25 June 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: 09 July, 23 July, 06 August ... and more dates

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 25 June 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

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 25 June 2pm

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

Wem Library

Whitchurch Library - Writers' Group Next running on: 25 June 2pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Bishop’s Castle Library - An Evening with crime author Kate London Next running on: 26 June 7pm

Join us for an evening with Kate London, crime writer and ex-MET Homicide Detective.  She will be discussing her experiences and her popular book series.

Bishop's Castle Library

Bridgnorth Library - Police PACT Surgery Next running on: 26 June 10am

Opportunity to meet members of the local policing team and to discuss issues and concerns

Bridgnorth Library

Ellesmere Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 26 June 2pm

Drop in and enjoy a social game of scrabble.

Ellesmere Library

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

Library at the Lantern - An afternoon with Kate London Next running on: 26 June 2:30pm

Join us in conversation with crime writer Kate London.

Library at the Lantern

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 26 June 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: 10 July, 24 July, 07 August ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Learning at lunchtime: various sessions Next running on: 26 June 1pm

Join us at lunchtime and learn something new.

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 24 July

Market Drayton Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 26 June 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 24 July, 28 August

Oswestry Library - Knit for Life group Next running on: 26 June 1:30pm

Find out more about the Oswestry Knit for Life group.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 31 July, 28 August, 25 September ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 26 June 2:30pm

Unwind, relax and listen to stories and poems about mothers

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 24 July, 28 August, 25 September

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

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

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Story Time Next running on: 26 June 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 July, 10 July, 17 July ... and more dates

Church Stretton Library - Local history advice session Next running on: 27 June 1pm

Genealogy session.

Church Stretton Library

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

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 27 June 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: 25 July, 22 August, 26 September ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Carers Trust: Social Group for Carers Next running on: 27 June 10:30am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 25 July, 29 August, 26 September ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Chatter and natter at the library Next running on: 27 June 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

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 27 June 10:30am

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

Wem Library

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

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

Whitchurch Library

Ludlow Library - British Legion drop-in advice session Next running on: 28 June 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 26 July, 30 August, 27 September

Market Drayton Library - Toddler craft time Next running on: 28 June 10am

Craft session for 0 to 5 year olds.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 12 July, 26 July, 09 August ... and more dates

Wem Library - Creative Writing Group Next running on: 28 June 1:30pm

Have you ever thought you had a novel, a story, a poem or a play in you? Share tips, ideas and experience.

Wem Library

Ellesmere Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 1 July 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 02 September, 07 October

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 2 July 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: 06 August, 03 September, 01 October ... and more dates

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

Monthly poetry group.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 06 August, 03 September, 01 October ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Local and family history advice session Next running on: 2 July 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: 06 August, 03 September

Market Drayton Library - Drayton Writers Next running on: 2 July 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: 06 August

Shrewsbury Library - Writers' Lab Next running on: 2 July 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: 16 July, 30 July, 13 August ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 3 July 10:30am

Songs and stories for under-4s.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 17 July

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 3 July 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 August, 04 September, 02 October ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Beth Rivers: Fountain of Creativity Next running on: 3 July 7:30pm

Insightful and fun ways on how to get writing and keep writing

Shrewsbury Library

Bridgnorth Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 8 July 10:30am

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 05 August, 09 September, 07 October ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Dementia support drop-in Next running on: 8 July 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 12 August, 09 September, 14 October ... and more dates

Gobowen Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 9 July 2pm

Listen to great stories and poems read aloud by library volunteers

Gobowen Library

Oswestry Library - Writing surgery with Dave Andrews (Oswestry Library’s Reader & Writer in Residence) Next running on: 9 July 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: 13 August, 08 October, 05 November

Market Drayton Library - Library Book Group Next running on: 13 July 11:45am

Discuss the chosen novel with the group.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 10 August

Market Drayton Library - Summer Reading Challenge Sign Up Next running on: 13 July 9:30am

First opportunity to sign up to the Summer Reading Challenge 2019

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for over 16s Next running on: 13 July 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: 10 August, 14 September, 12 October ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for under 16s Next running on: 13 July 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: 10 August, 14 September, 12 October ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Hearing Aid clinic Next running on: 16 July 10am

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 20 August, 17 September

Bridgnorth Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 17 July 1pm

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

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 14 August, 11 September, 16 October ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Memory Training Next running on: 17 July 12:30pm

Tips and techniques for improving your memory.

Oswestry Library

Ellesmere Library - Afternoon reading group Next running on: 18 July 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: 15 August, 19 September, 17 October ... and more dates

Gobowen Library - Rhyme time Next running on: 18 July 2pm

Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers

Gobowen Library

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Britain Today Next running on: 18 July 12:30pm

Dave Andrews, Reader/Writer in Residence at Oswestry Library, leads a discussion on a subject which troubles many of us.

Oswestry Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Blast-off Next running on: 23 July 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Arts Award Sign Up Next running on: 24 July 9:30am

Sign up to take part in an arts challenge and earn a certificate from Trinity College London

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Astronauts in Training Workshop Next running on: 24 July 11am

A fun event for kids with the Fizzpop organisation

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Chess Club Next running on: 24 July 1pm

Do you play chess? Have you ever wanted to? Now’s your chance!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 31 July, 07 August, 14 August ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Rocket ahead Next running on: 26 July 10:30am

Fun story and craft session for 0-6yrs with a space theme.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Free Picnic in the Library Next running on: 26 July 12pm

A free picnic for kids while you read with them

Market Drayton Library

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

Market Drayton Library - Junior Book Panel Next running on: 27 July 11am

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

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 24 August

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Time Travel Next running on: 30 July 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Alien Craft Next running on: 31 July 10am

A fun craft event for kids – compete making aliens from scrap

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Leading a Healthy Life Next running on: 1 August 12:30pm

Carol Harris, a local trainer and author, will give you some ways of keeping your mind and your body healthy.

Oswestry Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Star-tastic Next running on: 6 August 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Lego Club EXTRA Next running on: 7 August 10am

Lego Club EXTRA. Just like our regular club but EXTRA!

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Space Craft Next running on: 7 August 10am

A sci-fi themed craft session

Market Drayton Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Gravity Next running on: 13 August 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Wildlife Trust Event for Kids Next running on: 14 August 11am

Dissect owl pellets and more! Age 6+

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Personal Image Next running on: 15 August 12:30pm

Learn how to choose colours and styles that suit you and what ‘personal branding’ means.

Oswestry Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Aliens Love Underpants Next running on: 16 August 10:30am

Fun story and craft session for 0-6yrs with a space theme.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Police Dogs Talk for Kids Next running on: 16 August 1:30pm

Meet police dogs and learn about their lives

Market Drayton Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Spacecraft Next running on: 20 August 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Story time Next running on: 21 August 10:30am

Picture book authors Sarah Griffiths and Sarah Isaacs read for little ones.

Market Drayton Library

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Alien Invasion Next running on: 27 August 11am

Every Tuesday throughout the summer holidays, Ludlow Library and Ludlow Assembly Rooms are running two-hour morn­ing workshops and afternoon fun films at Ludlow Library.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Shropshire Astronomical Society Event for Kids Next running on: 28 August 10:30am

Make Star Charts with the Shropshire Astronomical Society.

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 28 August

Ludlow Library - Summer Reading Challenge - Author visit Next running on: 30 August 10:30am

Storytelling and arts activity, free postcard giveaway, meet the author Barbara Townley.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - St John's Ambulance Talk for Kids Next running on: 30 August 1:30pm

Fun event where kids can learn about the work of St John’s Ambulance

Market Drayton Library