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Bishops Castle Library - Scrabble group Next running on: 22 October 10:10am

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

Bishop's Castle Library

Also runs on: 29 October

Market Drayton Library - Scrabble club Next running on: 22 October 2:30pm

A friendly scrabble session for beginners and more experienced players alike

Market Drayton Library

Also runs on: 29 October

Oswestry Library - How to get on with people Next running on: 22 October 12:30pm

Come and learn how to understand other people and improve your relationships.

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - One on One IT Help Sessions Next running on: 22 October 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: 24 October, 25 October, 29 October ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Green Living with Alison Layland - *POSTPONED* Next running on: 22 October 12pm

Learning at lunchtime: Green Living with Alison Layland

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - IT drop-in Next running on: 22 October 9:30am

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 29 October, 05 November, 12 November ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - National Careers Service Next running on: 22 October 9:30am

Careers advice for adults.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 29 October, 05 November, 12 November ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Writers' Lab Next running on: 22 October 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: 05 November, 19 November

Wem Library - Card Making Craft Group Next running on: 22 October 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: 29 October

Wem Library - Scrabble Group Next running on: 22 October 2pm

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 29 October

Ellesmere Library - Intermediate Bridge Workshops Next running on: 23 October 2pm

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

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 30 October, 06 November, 13 November ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 23 October 10:30am

Songs and stories for under-4s.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 06 November, 20 November, 04 December

Ellesmere Library - Scrabble Club Next running on: 23 October 2pm

Drop in and enjoy a social game of scrabble.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 30 October, 06 November, 13 November ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Learning at lunchtime: The best kept secrets in personal development Next running on: 23 October 1pm

The best kept secrets in personal development.

Ludlow Library

Market Drayton Library - Hearing aid clinic Next running on: 23 October 10am

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

Market Drayton Library

Shrewsbury Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 23 October 2:30pm

Unwind, relax and listen to stories and poems about travel.

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 27 November, 18 December

Shrewsbury Library - Story Time Next running on: 23 October 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: 30 October, 06 November, 13 November ... and more dates

Ellesmere Library - French Conversation Class with Catherine Evans Next running on: 24 October 7pm

An adult learning course, following the book Usborne Easy French in a small group.

Ellesmere Library

Also runs on: 07 November, 14 November, 21 November ... and more dates

Library at the Lantern - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 24 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, rhymes and crafts.

Library at the Lantern

Also runs on: 28 November, 12 December

Oswestry Library - Lego at the library Next running on: 24 October 3:15pm

Have fun with bricks!

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 26 October, 31 October, 02 November ... and more dates

Oswestry Library - Let’s Talk Local : Drop in for carers Next running on: 24 October 12:30pm

If you look after someone who would be unable to manage without your help and you would like information, guidance or someone to talk to then Juliette is here to support you

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 31 October, 07 November, 14 November ... and more dates

Shrewsbury Library - Stress Management and Coping Techniques FLASH Clinic Next running on: 24 October 1:30pm

Shropshire Psychological Therapies will be holding a workshop on stress management and coping techniques.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Knit and Natter Next running on: 24 October 10:30am

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

Wem Library

Also runs on: 31 October

Whitchurch Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 24 October 10am

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

Whitchurch Library

Also runs on: 31 October

Ludlow Library - British Legion drop-in advice session Next running on: 25 October 10am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 29 November

Market Drayton Library - Jake Evans - Storyteller Next running on: 25 October 10am

Storyteller Jake Evans regales children with fascinating tales.

Market Drayton Library

Market Drayton Library - Knit and Stitch Together Next running on: 25 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

Oswestry Library - Family and Local History Group (Mondays and Fridays) Next running on: 25 October 1:30pm

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 28 October, 01 November, 04 November ... and more dates

Market Drayton Library - Get Crafty with Geckomania Next running on: 26 October 10am

Decorate gingerbread geckos and colour your own bookmark

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Board Game Café Next running on: 26 October 10am

Come along & try a new game – or bring a favourite from home. Café with cakes, hot & cold drinks run by Oswestry Guide Dogs Fundraising Group

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 23 November

Shrewsbury Library - Lego Club Next running on: 26 October 2pm

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

Shrewsbury Library

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

Wem Library - Jake’s Take Next running on: 26 October 10:30am

Join local Young Storyteller of the Year, Jake ‘Trick’ Evans, for a fun-filled, interactive story-telling session.

Wem Library

Ludlow Library - Learning at lunchtime: Festive Wreaths Next running on: 27 October 1pm

A demonstration with Lucinda from Blooms and Flowers

Ludlow Library

Bridgnorth Library - IT help Next running on: 28 October 10am

It advice and support session.

Bridgnorth Library

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

Ellesmere Library - Memory cafe Next running on: 28 October 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: 25 November

Ludlow Library - ICT help Next running on: 28 October 9:30am

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

Ludlow Library

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

Market Drayton Library - IT 1-2-1 sessions Next running on: 28 October 10am

Do you have questions about using the internet or email, how to attach documents or general computer problems?

Market Drayton Library

Oswestry Library - Rhymetime Next running on: 28 October 2pm

Half an hour of rhymes and singing at the library.

Oswestry Library

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

Shifnal Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 28 October 10:30am

Come along and join us for sing-along nursery rhymes and stories in this free session for pre-school children.

Shifnal Library

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

Shrewsbury Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 28 October 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 November, 11 November, 18 November ... and more dates

Gobowen Library - Syrian social / سوريا الاجتماعية Next running on: 29 October 10:30am

An opportunity for Syrian friends from the Oswestry and Gobowen area to meet over a cuppa.

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 26 November

Oswestry Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 29 October 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: 12 November, 26 November, 10 December

Oswestry Library - Stop procrastinating! Next running on: 29 October 12:30pm

Learning at Lunchtime: How to Stop Putting Things Off, with Carol Harris!

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - How to draw your dog Next running on: 29 October 10:30am

A children’s workshop and book signing with poet and illustrator Mark Bardsley.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Spooky books out loud Next running on: 29 October 5:30pm

Come and listen to scary poems and stories for adults with gruesome goodies to devour!

Shrewsbury Library

Whitchurch Library - Writers' Group Next running on: 29 October 2pm

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

Whitchurch Library

Ludlow Library - Knit and natter Next running on: 30 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: 13 November, 27 November, 11 December

Oswestry Library - Chess Club Next running on: 30 October 1:30pm

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

Oswestry Library

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

Find out more about the Oswestry Knit for Life group.

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 27 November

Oswestry Library - Carers Trust: Social Group for Carers Next running on: 31 October 10:30am

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

Oswestry Library

Also runs on: 28 November

Oswestry Library - Chatter and natter at the library Next running on: 31 October 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

Also runs on: 14 November, 28 November, 12 December

Shrewsbury Library - Half-term Halloween craft Next running on: 31 October 10:30am

Join us this half-term to make Halloween window decorations.

Shrewsbury Library

Wem Library - Autumn Lantern Craft Session Next running on: 31 October 2:30pm

Come and have fun making your very own lantern.

Wem Library

Church Stretton Library - Pedlers Tales – The fetch theatre Next running on: 2 November 2pm

An intriguing fun and interactive storytellers performance - featuring puppets, music and a mysterious traveller

Church Stretton Library

Bridgnorth Library - Bookstart Rhyme Time Next running on: 4 November 10:30am

Rhymes, Songs and Stories for under fives

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 09 December

Ludlow Library - Lego Club Next running on: 4 November 3:45pm

Join us for some Lego fun!

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 11 November, 18 November, 25 November ... and more dates

Ludlow Library - Rhyme Time Next running on: 4 November 10:30am

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 11 November, 18 November, 25 November ... and more dates

Bayston Hill Library - Bookstart Stories and Rhymes Next running on: 5 November 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: 03 December

Bridgnorth Library - Monthly Poetry Session Next running on: 5 November 2:30pm

Monthly poetry group.

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 03 December

Oswestry Library - Writing surgery with Dave Andrews (Oswestry Library’s Reader & Writer in Residence) Next running on: 5 November 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

Shrewsbury Library - Humanism Next running on: 5 November 12pm

Learning at lunchtime: Humanism with Simon Nightingale

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Humanism with Simon Nightingale Next running on: 5 November 12pm

Find out more about Humanism.

Oswestry Library - Hearing Aid Clinic Next running on: 6 November 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: 04 December

International Games Week event Next running on: 9 November 10am

To celebrate International Games Week, we will be filling the library with table top games.

Shrewsbury Library

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for over 16s Next running on: 9 November 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: 14 December

Oswestry Library - Dungeons and Dragons for under 16s Next running on: 9 November 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: 14 December

Broseley Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 11 November 11:30am

Drop in, pull up a chair and listen to great stories and poems for adults read aloud by library staff and volunteers.

Broseley Library

Also runs on: 09 December

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

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

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 09 December

Shrewsbury Library - Human Library – Real people, real conversations Next running on: 11 November 11:30am

The things you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask… this is a social change event with a difference.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Learning at lunchtime: Moon Reflections with Bethany Rivers Next running on: 11 November 12pm

Poet and practitioner Bethany Rivers leads an imaginative space for people to step into, and interact with life on a deeper or more reflective level.

Shrewsbury Library

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

Listen to great stories and poems read aloud by library volunteers

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 10 December

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

Bridgnorth Library - Creative writing workshop Next running on: 13 November 1pm

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

Bridgnorth Library

Also runs on: 11 December

Ludlow Library - Books Aloud Next running on: 13 November 2pm

Drop in, pull up a chair and listen to great stories and poems on a theme for adults. Read aloud by library staff and volunteers.

Ludlow Library

Also runs on: 11 December

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Do you play the Ukulele? Next running on: 13 November 12:30pm

Do you play the Ukulele?

Oswestry Library

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Anti-Bullying: Understanding what you can do Next running on: 14 November 12:30pm

A fascinating, brand new programme of talks with facilitator Lise McNamara, about engaging with our young people in a modern world.

Oswestry Library

Gobowen Library - Singing for memories Next running on: 15 November 2pm

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

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 20 December

Shrewsbury Library - Hearing Aid clinic Next running on: 19 November 10am

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

Shrewsbury Library

Also runs on: 17 December

Ellesmere Library - Afternoon reading group Next running on: 21 November 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: 19 December

Gobowen Library - Bookstart rhyme time and story time Next running on: 21 November 11am

Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers

Gobowen Library

Also runs on: 19 December

Oswestry Library - Learning at Lunchtime: Poetry Live with Dave Andrews Next running on: 21 November 12pm

Dave Andrews, Reader/Writer in Residence at Oswestry Library, discusses and reads a selection of well-known and less well-known poems.

Oswestry Library

Shrewsbury Library - Shrewsbury Literature Event - Research and the Historic Novel Next running on: 24 November 10:30am

Historical fiction writers Karen Maitland and Kate Innes join us to explore how they approach the complex task of historic research.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Christmas mindfullness Next running on: 2 December 3:30pm

An opportunity to be guided in some simple mindfulness exercises to help centre your mind from the Christmas rush.

Shrewsbury Library

Shrewsbury Library - Sing and Sign – Baby Signing Next running on: 2 December 11:15am

Rachael Thomson of Sing and Sign Shrewsbury leads a baby signing session – you’ll be surprised what your baby can tell you through gestures!

Shrewsbury Library

Oswestry Library - Llyfrau Llafar: Dwy lodes glên o Faldwyn Next running on: 6 December 2pm

Hanesion difyr am blentyndod Sian James a Linda Griffiths a sut y dechreuodd y ddwy ganu cyn dod yn sêr cenedlaethol!

Oswestry Library