South Lakeland library events

What's on

    Tuesday, 23 Jul, 2019

  • Make A Space Mobile

    Kirkby Lonsdale library

    Come along and make a space mobile on a wood tree branch frame using recycled materials on Thursday 25th July from 2.30 pm. This is a FREE children's event for children aged 5 and over and children aged under 8 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Booking is essential as places are limited. Contact the Library to reserve your place on 015242 71386
  • Wednesday, 24 Jul, 2019

  • Make a Space Mobile Craft Session

    Kendal Library

    Come along and make a space mobile on a wood tree branch frame using recycled materials and scrap paper. Suitable for children 5 years up. Free but please book 01539 713520
  • Make A Space Mobile

    Sedbergh library

    Come along and make a space mobile on a wood tree branch frame using recycled materials on Thursday 25th July from 2.30 pm. This is a FREE children's event for children aged 5 and over and children aged under 8 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Booking is essential as places are limited. Contact the Library to reserve your place on 015396 20186
  • Thursday, 25 Jul, 2019

  • Make A Space Mobile

    Ulverston library

    Come along and make a space mobile on a wood tree branch frame using recycled materials on Thursday 25th July from 2.30 pm. This is a FREE children's event for children aged 5 and over and children aged under 8 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Booking is essential as places are limited. Contact the Library to reserve your place on 01229 404151
  • Make a Space Mobile

    Grange Library

    Come along and make a space mobile on a wood tree branch frame using recycled materials on Thursday 25th July from 2.30 pm. This is a FREE children's event for children aged 5 and over and children aged under 8 must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Booking is essential as places are limited. Contact the Library to reserve your place on 015395 32749.
  • Virtual Reality at Kendal Library

    Kendal Library

    Want to try out a virtual reality headset? Take part in the BBC VR Library tour and give it a go. You can try out BBC short films on the Berlin Blitz, Dr Who and the Congo and then let us know what you thought of them. Thursday 25th July from 10am to 12.00 and Friday 26th from 10am to 12.00. Drop-in, no need to book.
  • Tuesday, 30 Jul, 2019

  • Get Safe Online

    Ulverston Library

    Free training to provide information on how to keep safe online including updates on latest scams, creating secure passwords, shopping and banking online securely, social media and how to prevent and report fraud, identify theft and abuse. Funded by the Cumbria Police Crime Commissioner to reduce cyber-crime in Cumbria and delivered by Get Safe Online. The session will last approximately 1 and a half hours and certificates will be issued to all attendees. Sessions are free but pre-booking is required as spaces are limited so email jemma.fells@southlakeland.gov.uk or phone 01539 793278 to reserve your place.
  • Get Safe Online

    Grange Library

    Free training to provide information on how to keep safe online including updates on latest scams, creating secure passwords, shopping and banking online securely, social media and how to prevent and report fraud, identify theft and abuse. Funded by the Cumbria Police Crime Commissioner to reduce cyber-crime in Cumbria and delivered by Get Safe Online. The session will last approximately 1 and a half hours and certificates will be issued to all attendees. Sessions are free but pre-booking is required as spaces are limited so email jemma.fells@southlakeland.gov.uk or phone 01539 793278 to reserve your place.
  • Thursday, 1 Aug, 2019

  • When We Walked on the Moon

    Kendal Library

    When We Walked on the Moon - Free family event. Refreshments included. Book on 01539 713520 Using newly-processed images from the Apollo missions we'll remember the mighty Saturn V rocket that took astronauts to the Moon and see them exploring its desolate landscape in more detail than ever before. There will be an opportunity to see and hold some meteorites - including a piece of the Moon itself. Children under 8 years must be accompanied by a responsible person.
  • Friday, 2 Aug, 2019

  • High Hills and Mighty Mountains Rucksack of Rhymes

    Grange Library

    Explore a short poem about bounding over the mountains like a deer by William Wordsworth through songs, rhymes and a story. Then unpack our rucksack of toys to play with including many birds, animals and insects you might see on a Lake District fell and create an animal mask or headband to do some more hopping, leaping, and clambering of your own! Morning session from 10.30 to 11.30 am on 2nd August 2019. Suitable for children aged up to 5 years.
  • High Hills and Mighty Mountains Activities and Crafts

    Grange Library

    William and Dorothy loved climbing mountains and writing about the amazing things they saw in their poems, journals and travel accounts. Dorothy also climbed Scafell Pike, England's highest mountain, and wrote about it in a letter to a friend (the earlier known account of an ascent of Scafell by a woman!). Join us to learn about their adventures in the hills and make an outdoors diary with space for writing and sketching as you go on your own adventures! FREE event for children aged 4 and over from 11.30 am to 12.30 pm on 2nd August 2019.
  • Wordsworth Trust High Hills and Mighty Mountains

    Ambleside library

    The first hour, 'Rucksack of Rhymes', consists of singing, poems, a story and a craft activity and is aimed at children aged 0-5; the second hour of activities and crafts, is aimed at children 4+ To book, please ring 015394 32507
  • Wednesday, 7 Aug, 2019

  • Lego Club drop in

    Kendal Library

    Lego fun for children aged 5 to 11 years. Under 8 years must be accompanied by a responsible person. Contact Kendal Library for more information 01539 713520.
  • Saturday, 10 Aug, 2019

  • Storytelling Fun for Children

    Kendal Library

    Drop in to see Claire Griffel at Kendal Library. Storytelling for tiny tots, brothers, sisters and their adults. 2 sessions: 10am and 11am, each 30-45 minutes long.
  • Monday, 12 Aug, 2019

  • Wordsworth Trust High Hills and Mighty Mountains

    Windermere library

    The first hour, 'Rucksack of Rhymes', consists of singing, poems, a story and a craft activity and is aimed at children aged 0-5; the second hour of activities and crafts, is aimed at children 4+ To book, please ring 015394 88945
  • Wordsworth Trust High Hills and Mighty Mountains

    kendal Library

    The first hour, 'Rucksack of Rhymes', consists of singing, poems, a story and a craft activity and is aimed at children aged 0-5; the second hour of activities and crafts, is aimed at children 4+ To book, please ring 01539 713520
  • Tuesday, 13 Aug, 2019

  • Freddie and the Fairy Sign-Along

    Windermere library

    Enjoy learning some basic sign language with this fun session based on the much loved book 'Freddie and the Fairy'. Suitable for children aged 3 years and up. Please book a space 015394 88945
  • Freddie and the Fairy Sign-Along

    Ambleside library

    Enjoy learning some basic sign language with this fun session based on the much loved book 'Freddie and the Fairy'. Suitable for children aged 3 years and up. Please book a space 015394 32507
  • Thursday, 15 Aug, 2019

  • Freddie and the Fairy Sign-Along

    Milnthorpe library

    Enjoy learning some basic sign language with this fun session based on the much loved book 'Freddie and the Fairy'. Suitable for children aged 3 years and up. Please book a space 015395 63040
  • Freddie and the Fairy Sign-Along

    Ulverston library

    Enjoy learning some basic sign language with this fun session based on the much loved book 'Freddie and the Fairy'. Suitable for children aged 3 years and up. Please book a space 01229 404151
  • Friday, 16 Aug, 2019

  • Star Wars Hour Of Code

    Ulverston library

    Try computer coding with BB-8, R2-D2 and other Star Wars characters. Even if you haven't tried coding before this is a great chance to find out how to start and play games. Free activity suitable for children aged 6 to 11 years. Please book your place. 01229 404151
  • Monday, 19 Aug, 2019

  • Star Wars Hour Of Code

    Grange library

    Try computer coding with BB-8, R2-D2 and other Star Wars characters. Even if you haven't tried coding before this is a great chance to find out how to start and play games. Free activity suitable for children aged 6 to 11 years. Please book your place. 015395 32749
  • Wednesday, 21 Aug, 2019

  • Star Wars Hour of Code

    Kendal Library

    Try computer coding with BB-8, R2-D2 and other Star Wars characters. Even if you haven't tried coding before this is a great chance to find out how to start and play games. Free activity suitable for children aged 6 to 11 years. Please book your place. 2 sessions at 10.30am and 11.45am
  • Friday, 23 Aug, 2019

  • Wordsworth Trust high Hills and Mighty Mountains

    Ulverston library

    The first hour, 'Rucksack of Rhymes', consists of singing, poems, a story and a craft activity and is aimed at children aged 0-5; the second hour of activities and crafts, is aimed at children 4+ To book, please ring 01229 404151
  • Thursday, 25 Jul, 2019

  • Drop in Craft Table

    Kendal Library

    Drop in Craft Table at children's library. Thursdays from 25th July - 29th August 10:00 - 12:00
  • Junior Chess Club

    Ulverston library

    Join our friendly drop-in sessions for children and families over the summer holidays. Suitable for complete beginners and beyond. each Tuesday, starting 23 July for 5 weeks.
  • Gallery in the Library

    Kendal Library

    Free sessions for under 5s which explore art through the senses at Kendal Library
  • South Lakeland District Council Drop In

    Ambleside Library

    A South Lakeland District Council Adviser is available to help with council-related issues every Wednesday between 10.15am and 1pm. No booking required.
  • South Lakeland District Council Drop In

    Windermere Library

    A South Lakeland District Council Adviser is available to help with council-related issues every Tuesday and Thursday between 9.15 am and 12.15 pm. No booking required.
  • Storytime at Grange Library

    Grange Library

    Storytime at Grange Library for pre-school children with parents, grandparents and carers. Come along and enjoy some lovely stories. Storytime is termtime only, check with Library for dates.
  • Rhymetime

    Kendal Library

    Rhyming session. Free Drop-in for babies and pre-school children and their adults. Every Thursday.
  • Storytime

    Ulverston library

    Stories, songs and rhymes for under 5s and their grown ups at Ulverston library. We hope to see you every Friday 9.30am-10am (during term-time) 01229 404151
  • Toddler Tales

    Kendal Library

    Come along and join us at this free weekly event for preschoolers and their adults! Stories, songs and rhyme to enjoy at this half hour session. No need to book just turn up! Every Monday.
  • IT Help Drop In

    Ulverston library

    Pop in to Ulverston library on Tuesday afternoons for all your IT enquiries with our friendly and knowledgeable volunteer. 1pm-3pm
  • IT Drop In Sessions

    Windermere Library

    Monthly IT Drop In sessions with Age UK South Lakeland volunteers supporting the community with any queries or problems regarding Laptops, Tablets or Smart Phones. Try Cumbria libraries online offer of FREE eBooks, eAudiobooks, newspapers, magazines, and more. Monthly Drop In from10.00 am to 12 noon on the second Friday of the month.
  • Dementia Awareness Drop In

    Ulverston library

    A friendly drop-in session with a volunteer from The Alzheimer's Society - for anyone affected by Dementia. Monthly on the 4th Thursday of the month. 11am-12pm 01229 404151
  • Falls Prevention with South Lakeland Age UK

    Windermere library

    A drop-in session with advice on staying steady. Monthly on the last Tuesday each month. 10am-12pm 015394 88945
  • IT Drop In

    Grange Library

    Monthly IT Drop In sessions with Age UK South Lakeland volunteers supporting the community with any queries or problems regarding Laptops, Tablets or Smart Phones. Try Cumbria libraries online offer of FREE eBooks, eAudiobooks, newspapers, magazines, and more. Monthly Drop In from2 to 4 pm on the last Thursday of every month.