Copeland library events

What's on

    Monday, 18 Feb, 2019

  • The Night Sky - Rucksack of Rhymes

    Whitehaven Library

    Did you know that the song 'Twinkle Twinkle Little Star' was written as a poem in the Georgian era by Jane Taylor? Explore a short poem about the night sky by Wordsworth through songs, rhymes and a story. Then unpack our rucksack of toys to play with and make your own moon and star craft to light up a dark February night. For children age 0-5yrs. Contact 01946 506400 to book a place.
  • The Night Sky Activities and Crafts

    Whitehaven Library

    Let's have some fun with February's wintery darkness by talking about the moon and the stars that light up the night sky and all the things we can see when we go star-gazing! Explore some poems by Wordsworth about a wild night sky and discovering glow-worms, then create your own book of constellations to take out with you on star-gazing adventures. Age 4+ Contact 01946 506400 to book a place.
  • Tuesday, 19 Feb, 2019

  • Lego - Half Term Activity

    Cleator Moor Library

    Booking is essential, contact 01946 814523 to book a place. Parent / Carer and children aged 5 upwards can have fun building models together based on a theme. (All children must be supervised by an adult. Strictly no children under 5).
  • Friday, 22 Feb, 2019

  • Farmyard Hullabaloo Story and Craft

    Whitehaven Library

    Come along and join in the Farmyard Hullabaloo at Whitehaven Library. Listen to a story and make your own farm to take home. Age 4-7 Years. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Booking is essential, contact Whitehaven Library 01946 506400 to book a place.
  • Thursday, 28 Feb, 2019

  • The BIG talk...Retirement

    Whitehaven Library

    Retirement planning - it's never too early or too late. Free and impartial advise at our free seminar. Call into Whitehaven Library to book your place or contact us on 01946 506400.
  • Friday, 1 Mar, 2019

  • Stripey Honey is Very Yummy!

    Whitehaven Library

    Whitehaven Library are thrilled to be hosting a new play for young audiences and families. Suitable for adventurers aged 5+ and their grown-ups. Stripey Honey is very yummy! Mashi Theatre brings a new play to audiences of 5+ of adventure and fun with music by award winning composer Arun Ghosh, song, dance and puppetry, exploring the lives of some of our most precious but endangered species, who unite to save their homes. Stripey Honey is very yummy! is a touching and funny adventure into the forests of the Sundarbans, the land between India and Bangladesh, the home of the Royal Bengal Tigers and Honey Bees. Mashi takes you on a colourful and playful journey into the jungle to discover how the tigers and bees and honey collectors struggle for survival and learn to live and play together. £5 per ticket Please book in person at the library
  • Pins and Needles

    Whitehaven Library

    Free drop-in for those with interests in knitting, sewing or who want to learn something new. Every Tuesday 1pm - 3pm
  • Rhyme Time

    Whitehaven Library

    Rhyming session for toddlers with their parents/ carers Free drop in no need to book Every Monday 10.45am to 11.30am
  • Distington Big Local are hosting a Job Club in the Library.

    Distington Library

    Every Wednesday 10-12 noon. *Friendly drop in support *Help with job searches *CV Writing * Form filling *Letter writing *Online applications *Interview techniques * IT skills *Guidance and support *Help with Universal Jobmatch For more information contact 01946 834297
  • Universal Skills

    Whitehaven Library

    Library staff can assist with technical issues such as how to use the computer and access the free Universal Skills online resource. Please note that library staff are unable to complete Universal Credit applications on behalf of customers. Booking essential. Tuesdays, fortnightly. (30 minute session per person) 2pm to 4pm
  • Tech Time

    Whitehaven Library

    Bring along your laptop or tablet to learn the basics and discover new things. Booking essential. Thursdays, fortnightly. 2pm to 4pm (30 minute session per person)
  • Tech Time

    Whitehaven Library

    Do you have any basic questions about technology, for example Keyboard skills, Emailing, Browsing the internet, Internet safety, shopping, using auction sites such as Ebay, social media, accessing health information or using various devices such as laptops, tablets and smart phones? Yes? Then book a session! Thursdays fortnightly 2.00-4.00 (half hour bookable sessions)
  • Age UK drop –in

    Seascale Library

    Information and advice from the local West Cumbrian team. Last Wednesday of every month 1.30pm-3.30pm
  • Lego Club

    Whitehaven Library

    Parent / Carer and children age 5 upwards can have fun building models together based on a theme. Places are limited so booking is essential. Free (Every second Monday in the month) 3.30pm-4.30pm
  • Distington Book Club

    Distington Library

    We are a friendly group and meet on the second Tuesday of the month from 7-8 pm.