South Lakeland library events

What's on

    Thursday, 19 Apr, 2018

  • Author Event -Martin Salter-Smith - The Spanish Son

    Ulverston library

    Martin Salter-Smith was born in Liverpool but has lived and worked in Cumbria for over 40 years. The Spanish Son is a thriller set in Cumbria, Liverpool, Barcelona and The Pyrenees. The plot was sparked by the author reading about events in the Pyrenees during and after the Spanish Civil war. Join us to hear Martin talk about his progress from writing poetry, short stories and magazine articles to full-length novels. Booking is ESSENTIAL tickets cost £1 to include refreshments and are available from the library 01229 404151
  • Friday, 20 Apr, 2018

  • Cumbria Wildlife Trust

    Kendal Library

    Why not pop along to the library and find out all about the great work that Cumbria Wildlife Trust do? There'll be an information stand and a friendly representative to provide with all you need to know about the organisation.
  • Wednesday, 25 Apr, 2018

  • NHS Patient Information Session

    Grange Library

    A Patient Information Session is being held at Grange Library from 10am to 1pm by University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust. Come along and find out how to get the right information and advice to help you make decisions concerning your health, care and treatment options within the NHS.
  • Thursday, 26 Apr, 2018

  • Falls Prevention Advice Session (Age UK)

    Kendal Library

    Age UK South Lakeland will be in the foyer providing us with advice on how best to avoid falls and stay safe. Come along for a coffee and a chat!
  • Tuesday, 15 May, 2018

  • Ann Wilson author event

    Kendal Library

    In 2010 Cumbrian Ann Wilson completed a round the world cycle tour covering over 10000 miles! Ann has now written a book about her amazing world tour - why not come along and hear about her many escapades along the way?
  • Friday, 25 May, 2018

  • Coffee Morning

    Windermere Library

    Tea, coffee and cakes too say thank you to our members
  • Tuesday, 29 May, 2018

  • Toy Swap

    Windermere Library

    Toy Swap: exchange those toy that you no longer need.
  • Thursday, 31 May, 2018

  • Elmer Day children's event

    Kendal library

    Join us for a celebration of everyone’s favourite patchwork elephant! A FREE event for children aged 3- 7 with stories, crafts and games Entry is by ticket only as space is limited, to book a place contact the library 01539 715320 (All children under 8 years must be accompanied by a responsible person) -don’t forget to dress in your brightest colours for an Elmer Day parade! #ElmerDay
  • Monday, 23 Apr, 2018

  • After School Code Club

    Grange Library

    An after School Code Club for children will be starting in the Library on Monday 23rd April 2018. This will be for 6 weeks (excluding May Day and Whit Monday) from 3.30 to 4.30 pm and is FREE for children aged 7 to 11 years. Places are limited and booking is required. Reserve your place in the Library or by phoning 015395 32749.
  • Toddler Tales

    Kendal Library

    Every Monday at Kendal Library 10:30 - 11:00am Stories, songs and rhymes for pre-school children and their adults. Free drop in all welcome.
  • Connecting Mums

    Ulverston Library

    Friendly and welcoming groups for mums. Every Monday and Friday from 10.30am to 12.30pm
  • The Breastfeeding Support and Sling Library

    Ulverston Library

    The Breastfeeding Support and Sling Library meet on Tuesday mornings 9.30-11.30am. Come along and meet other mums and chat to trained breastfeeding peer supporters.
  • Community Craft Group

    Ambleside Library

    Tuesday mornings - 12 noon. Friendly informal get-together, ring for details or just come along. Venue Ambleside Library Telephone 015394 32507
  • Rumble in the Jungle at Windermere Library!

    Windermere Library

    Don't miss our weekly Storytime Sessions for the under-5s: Tales for Tiny Tots on Tuesdays at 2.00pm. Come and join in the fun of a good story or two with your children or grandchildren - they're never too young to join the Library, so you can borrow lots more books, story sacks, toy sacks, talking books or DVDs to enjoy with them at home. Early readers will enjoy all the books designed to help them read for themselves, and older brothers and sisters can choose from a wide range of popular authors and favourites. Windermere also has an excellent selection of non-fiction, from sports to space travel or from history to hydroelectricity which also supports their school topics.
  • Bookstart Rhyme time

    Kendal Library

    Every Thursday in the Children's Library Babies and Toddlers 10.30 - 11.00 Bring your little ones to have fun at our friendly rhyming session. Free drop in. Parents are responsible for the safety of their children at all library events.
  • Storytime at Ulverston Library

    Ulverston Library

    Come along and join us for stories and songs for pre-school children and their parents/ carers. Friday mornings (term time only) 9.30-10.00am.
  • Community Police Drop In Sessions

    Milnthorpe Library

    Every Friday from 10.00 - 12.00am Venue Milnthorpe Library
  • Storytime

    Grange Library

    Storytime for pre-school children and their carers. Tuesday mornings, term-time only.
  • Games for Grown-Ups

    Ambleside Library at the Kelsick Centre

    1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month, 4.30-6pm including Scrabble and Chess. Come along!
  • Macmillan drop-in

    Kirkby Lonsdale Library

    Second Friday every month from 2pm to 4pm.
  • Adult Reading Group

    Windermere Library

    Reading Group is held on the 3rd Monday of each month in Windermere Library meeting room at 3.00pm. Meeting room available.