Carlisle Events

Summer Reading Challenge 2017 - Competition Winners

"Can you guess how many snakes are in the jar?"

60 was the answer. There were many of you who got this correct, so we put all the winning names into the hat and picked out the following prize winners.

1st                           Abigail McCormick                           £ 5 Book Token

2nd                          Ahmab Hayat                                   Book and Bookmark

3rd                           Autumn Morning                             Chocolate Bar and Eraser

"Can you name all the Famous Bears"

Congratulations to the following prize winners, who each receive a book and a bookmark.

Molly Morgan

Lucy Lishman

Kirsty Tinniswood

Google Digital Garage

Are you an SME,  Sole Trader or looking to set up your own business?  Are you unemployed or looking to change career?

The Digital Garage is a FREE online learning platform which will help you sharpen your computer skills and raise the online profile of your business using social media,  e mail marketing,  internet searches and more…

Contact Carlisle Library 01228 227324 / 227321 or e mail to book an Introductory Session or a place on one of our Digital Garage Workshops Thursday 5.00pm to 7.00pm.

Who Do You Think You Are?

Join us for our popular monthly Family History group session; a great opportunity to get hints and tips on using Find My Past & Ancestry, and to share information and ideas with others.  Also, group members can get up to 3 reader prints free per session.

Second Monday of the month from 10 am - 12 noon

Carlisle Library
01228 227312

Family History Taster sessions

Thought about tracing your family history?

Book a free introduction to Ancestry and Find my Past Taster Session.

Contact Carlisle Library on 01228 227310 or ask a member of staff in the library.

eBooks, Audio Books and Digital Magazines Taster Sessions

Want to get the most out of your technology and gadgets?

Why not bring along your laptop, tablet or smartphone to Carlisle Library and let us show you how to access our free digital resources.

To book a free one to one session contact Carlisle Library on 01228 227310 or ask a member of staff in the library.

Free "Introduction to the Internet Taster Sessions"

New to the Internet?

For an introduction to emailing, shopping online, internet safety, keeping in touch with friends and family online, or simply surfing the net, book a taster session now.

Contact Carlisle Library on 01228 227310 or ask a member of staff in the library.

Learn My Way Free and Easy Courses

Carlisle Library is now offering free Learn My Way online courses.

To book a one to one taster session to help you get started, or for further information, contact Carlisle Library on 01228 227312, or ask a member of staff at the desk.

Career Help from Inspira

Inspira will be holding regular drop in sessions at Carlisle Library to assist customers with career advice and assistance. Inspira work for clients and communities in Cumbria and across the UK, managing and delivering services to young people and adults to help them develop their personal and employability skills. Please come along to the library if you want to have a chat with the team or find out more.

The Inspira team will be available every Thursday between 1pm - 4pm

Toddler Time

Toddler Time sessions recommence on Monday 11th September, 9.30am - 10.30am and 11.00am -12.00noon. 

We look forward to seeing you all.  

Caroline Lunny
01228 227324/227312

Baby Bounce and Rhyme

Baby Bounce sessions recommence on Tuesday 12th September, 10.15am - 10.45am and 11.15am - 11.45am.

We look forward to seeing you all.


Caroline Lunny
01228 227324/227312