South Lakeland library events

What's on

    Thursday, 28 Jun, 2018

  • Ruth Sutton -Author Event

    Ulverston library

    Join us at Ulverston library to hear author Ruth Sutton speak about 'Burning Secrets', the latest title in her series of popular crime novels set in Cumbria. Tickets 1 to include refreshments, available from Ulverston library 01229 404151
  • Wednesday, 4 Jul, 2018

  • Jennifer Young -Author Event

    Ulverston library

    Edinburgh based Jennifer Young's books feature romance, suspense and relationships, with most of her writing inspired by places. Join us at Ulverston library to hear Jennifer speak about her work, her journey to becoming a published author, and her experiences of self-publishing. Tickets 1 to include refreshments, available from Ulverston library 01229 404151
  • Tuesday, 10 Jul, 2018

  • Zosia Wand - author event

    Grange Library

    Join us to hear Zosia Wand talk about 'Trust Me', an absorbing and suspenseful psychological thriller, in which the main protagonist's relationship with her teenage stepson is put in the spotlight. Set in a fictionalised version of Ulverston, the novel asks if you can ever really trust anybody, including yourself.
  • Thursday, 12 Jul, 2018

  • Jenn Ashworth - Read Regional Author Talk

    Grange Library

    Jenn Ashworth will be talking about her beautiful, evocative and highly original novel 'Fell'. The novel is based in Grange, partly in the 1960s and partly the present day so the Library is particularly delighted to welcome Jenn to Grange on the 50th Anniversary of the Library opening. Tickets are 1 to include refreshments and are available from the Library or can be reserved on 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 10.am - 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!
  • Falls Prevention with Age UK

    Ulverston library

    Join us to learn how making small adjustments to your daily life could reduce your risk of falls and give your greater freedom and confidence. Informal drop-in sessions with a local Age UK volunteer. Every 3rd Thursday.
  • Dementia Information Session

    Ulverston library

    Monthly Drop-in 10.30-12.30 These informal information sessions are aimed at people living with Dementia, their family and carers as well as anyone interested in finding out more about Dementia. Run by a local Alzheimer's Society volunteer. Every 4th Thursday.
  • Age UK South Lakeland Tablet/iPad Drop-in

    Ulverston library

    1st and 2nd Thursdays every month at Ulverston library. Free Drop-in sessions with Age UK volunteers supporting people over 50 with any problems or questions you might have with Tablets, iPads, Laptops. For more information contact the library on 01229 404151 or Age UK on 01539 728118
  • 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.