Barrow-in-Furness library events

What's on

    Friday, 2 Mar, 2018

  • Advice Drop-in at Ormsgill Library Link

    Ormsgill Library Link

    Pop into Ormsgill Library Link for a cup of tea and advice about Universal Credit, Housing Benefit or parenting Under 5s. Experts from Barrow Borough Council and Ormsgill Children's Centre will be on hand to offer help and support.
  • Saturday, 7 Apr, 2018

  • Bookcraft Group

    Barrow Library

    Love books, this is for you! Fun stories and craft for 6-11 year olds. Make new friends and talk about your favourite authors.
  • Friday, 20 Apr, 2018

  • Bumps, Babies and Beyond at Barrow Library

    Barrow-in-Furness Library

    A fantastic free event with a breastfeeding latch-on, baby and toddler yoga, sign language storytime demonstration and a smoothie bar (to name but a few!). Health visitors, breastfeeding experts and a children's dental hygienist will be on hand to offer advice and hand out freebies. Don't miss our free prize draw with pamper hampers, gift vouchers and baby goods. Free refreshments and snacks for breastfeeding mums are being provided by the Co-op and free tea and coffee is available for all visitors. Whether you're pregnant or care for a child under 5, there'll be something here for you!
  • Thursday, 3 May, 2018

  • Bookcraft Group

    Barrow Library

    Love books, this is for you! Fun stories and craft for 6-11 year olds. Make new friends and talk about your favourite authors.
  • Saturday, 2 Jun, 2018

  • Bookcraft Group

    Barrow Library

    Love books, this is for you! Fun stories and craft for 6-11 year olds. Make new friends and talk about your favourite authors.
  • Saturday, 30 Jun, 2018

  • Bookcraft Group

    Barrow Library

    Love books, this is for you! Fun stories and craft for 6-11 year olds. Make new friends and talk about your favourite authors.
  • IT Help Sessions

    Barrow Library

    We run FREE internet training with friendly assistance every morning from 10:00am to 11:30am Monday to Thursday at Barrow library. The Learn My Way system offers an easy and informal way to learn about skills to equip individuals to make the best use of the internet. It covers: Basic keyboard skills Using email Internet searching Safety on the internet Job searching Filling in online forms Shopping online Using social media Accessing health information on the NHS website For more information or to book a place ring 01229 407373.
  • Askam Reading Group

    Askam Library

    All welcome at this small, friendly group.
  • Storytots

    Barrow Library

    Stories, songs and rhymes for under 5s and their grown ups at Barrow Library We hope to see you every Tuesday from 2:00pm - 2:45pm Come and join us!
  • Walney Waves Homework Club

    Walney Library

    Walney Waves Homework Club runs every Tuesday afternoon 4.30pm - 5.30pm. Refreshments provided as well as help and support with homework. We have a 'school project collection' of books which can be borrowed and computer use is available.
  • Macmillan Drop-In

    Barrow Library

    Drop in session where help is available from a Macmillan volunteer. Every Wednesday 10 - 12am
  • Knit and Natter

    Walney Library

    Meet, Make and Create at Walney Library Can you knit or crochet? Or would you like to learn? If so, come and join our Knit n' Natter Every Wednesday at 2pm FREE, All welcome, Refreshments.
  • @ppy Hour

    Barrow Library

    Do you want to get to grips with a new phone, laptop or tablet? Sign up for one of our '@ppy Hour' sessions. Two sessions are held every Wednesday at the following times: 1:15pm - 2:15pm 2:30pm - 3:30pm For more information or to book a place please ring 01229 407373
  • Knit and Natter

    Roose Library

    Come along and meet new friends and share your techniques and patterns. Thursdays 10.00 - 12.00noon
  • Silver Surfers

    Barrow Library

    If you would like some help using the computer, laptop or want to learn something new, then this is the session for you. Free refreshments and a friendly atmosphere here at Barrow Library. Every Thursday from 1:30pm - 3:30pm . Please book a session at the enquiry desk or ring Barrow Library (01229) 407375 for more details.
  • Rhymetime

    Barrow Library

    Come and join us for songs and stories for under 5's and their grown-ups. This is a drop in session. Friday mornings 10.30am - 11.00am
  • Creative Writing Group

    Barrow Library

    Furness Writers: free creative writing session for aspiring authors, 3:45pm - 5:00pm, every Friday at Barrow Library.
  • Adult Creative Writing Group

    Roose Library

    Our Creative Writing Group meets on second Monday of every month at 2.00pm. Contact Roose Library on 01229 811674 for further information and dates. New members welcome.
  • Councillor's Surgery

    Askam Library

    Last Saturday of the month 9:00 - 10:am Venue Askam Library
  • Adult Reading Group

    Dalton Library

    Meet at Dalton Library last Friday of every month 10.30am-12pm. Dalton library is now located in Dalton Community Centre, Nelson Street. Reading is not just a solitary activity; sharing it with others can gives us a different perspective and open our eyes to new genres and writers. All welcome.