Allerdale library events

What's on

    Monday, 19 Aug, 2019

  • Wordsworth Trust Activities and Crafts

    Moorclose Library

    Wordsworth Trust will be hosting free library activity sessions in libraries in Allerdale. The sessions are split into Rucksack of Rhymes (for children 0-4 years) for the first hour and Activities and Crafts (for children 4 years and older) for the second hour. Please book via Moorclose Library either at the counter or by ringing 01900 602736.
  • Wordsworth Trust Activities and Crafts

    Seaton Library

    Wordsworth Trust will be hosting free library activity sessions in libraries in Allerdale. The sessions are split into Rucksack of Rhymes (for children 0-4 years) for the first hour and Activities and Crafts (for children 4 years and older) for the second hour. Please book via Seaton Library either at the counter or by ringing 01900 68441.
  • Wednesday, 21 Aug, 2019

  • Summer Arts and Crafts Club - Galaxy Playdough

    Workington Library

    Join in with our Summer Reading Challenge Arts and Crafts Club. On Wednesdays and Saturdays we will be making some fabulous out of this world crafts. All Sessions 10:00 - 12:00 at Workington Library. No need to book, just turn up. Suitable for children aged 4 and above and children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Thursday, 22 Aug, 2019

  • Intergalactic space experiments at Workington Library

    Workington Library

    As part of Summer Reading Challenge Space Chase we will be conducting experiments at Workington Library. On Thursday 22nd August we will be building Lego space crafts from 2-2.30. Please book via Workington Library either at the counter or by ringing 01900 706170. All children under 8 years must be accompanied by an adult
  • Saturday, 24 Aug, 2019

  • Summer Arts and Crafts Club - Rocket on a Stick

    Workington Library

    Join in with our Summer Reading Challenge Arts and Crafts Club. On Wednesdays and Saturdays we will be making some fabulous out of this world crafts. All Sessions 10:00 - 12:00 at Workington Library. No need to book, just turn up. Suitable for children aged 4 and above and children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Wednesday, 28 Aug, 2019

  • Summer Arts and Crafts Club - Salt Dough Mobiles

    Workington Library

    Join in with our Summer Reading Challenge Arts and Crafts Club. On Wednesdays and Saturdays we will be making some fabulous out of this world crafts. All Sessions 10:00 - 12:00 at Workington Library. No need to book, just turn up. Suitable for children aged 4 and above and children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Thursday, 1 Aug, 2019

  • Feed and Read

    Maryport Library

    A brand new cosmic scheme for Allerdale. Come and feed your mind and your body for free! As part of the Summer Reading Challenge Maryport, Moorclose and Workington libraries will be offering free packed lunches throughout the School Summer holidays. Children will come to the library to read or exchange a book they've read, take part in activities and receive a healthy lunch. Feed and read is at Workington Library on Mondays and Thursday at 1.30, Maryport Library on Mondays at 1.30 and at Moorclose Library on Fridays at 1.30.
  • Friday, 30 Aug, 2019

  • Mini Marras Family Fun Days at Moorclose Library

    Moorclose Library

    These family fun days are on 2nd August, 16th and 30th August from 1- 3 pm. Activities include Summer Reading Challenge, Feed and Read, Crafts, Slime Master Class & a Nature Walk Special guests including, The Fire Service, The Children's Centre, Workington Nature partnership, Royal British Legion, and Community Learning and Skills. (Activities and visitors will vary on the different dates) Please note children under 8 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Wordsworth Trust Activities and Crafts

    Keswick Library

    Wordsworth Trust will be hosting free library activity sessions in libraries in Allerdale. The sessions are split into Rucksack of Rhymes (for children 0-4 years) for the first hour and Activities and Crafts (for children 4 years and older) for the second hour. Please book via Keswick Library either at the counter or by ringing 017687 72656.
  • Feed and Read

    Workington Library

    A brand new cosmic scheme for Allerdale. Come and feed your mind and your body for free! As part of the Summer Reading Challenge Maryport, Moorclose and Workington libraries will be offering free packed lunches throughout the School Summer holidays. Children will come to the library to read or exchange a book they've read, take part in activities and receive a healthy lunch. Feed and read is at Workington Library on Mondays and Thursday at 1.30, Maryport Library on Mondays at 1.30 and at Moorclose Library on Fridays at 1.30.
  • Feed and Read

    Moorclose Library

    A brand new cosmic scheme for Allerdale. Come and feed your mind and your body for free! As part of the Summer Reading Challenge Maryport, Moorclose and Workington libraries will be offering free packed lunches throughout the School Summer holidays. Children will come to the library to read or exchange a book they've read, take part in activities and receive a healthy lunch. Feed and read is at Workington Library on Mondays and Thursday at 1.30, Maryport Library on Mondays at 1.30 and at Moorclose Library on Fridays at 1.30.
  • Storytots

    Workington Library

    Storytots is aimed at pre-schoolers and parents/guardians. Come and join us for a lovely time reading a story. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Every Thursday from 2.00-2.30pm.
  • Singalongababy

    Seaton Library

    Singalongababy is a group for babies and parents and carers to share songs and stories. The group meets from 2-3pm on Mondays during term time. Please contact Seaton Library on 01900 68441 for more information
  • Relaxing with Yoga for Seniors

    Seaton Library

    Relaxing yoga for seniors is open to all. The sessions are on Wednesdays from 2-3pm. The library is closed on Wednesday but is open for the yoga session. Please contact Seaton Library on 01900 68441 for more information.
  • Citizen's Advice

    Maryport Library

    Citizen's Advice is at Maryport Library every Thursday afternoon. This service is by appointment only. To book please ring Citizen's Advice Allerdale on 01900 604735
  • Moorclose Marra-Time

    Moorclose Library

    Do you or someone you know need a friendly ear? We can offer advice and support on health and wellbeing, benefits, housing, family concerns, employment, bereavement and self confidence. Come along for a cuppa and a crack at Moorclose Library on Mondays from 9.30-11.30 and Fridays from 1.30-3.30
  • Seaton Breastfeeding and Peer Support Group

    Seaton Library

    Starting on Monday 4th February from 1-3pm we will be hosting weekly drop-in sessions for pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers and babies. Sessions facilitated by trained breastfeeding peer supporters. For more information contact Elaine Lewis on 07900053041. Email: Elaine.lewis@cumbria.gov.uk
  • Tech Time at Workington Library

    Workington Library

    Do you have any questions about technology? Keyboard skills, internet safety, job search, completing online forms, emailing. Yes? Then book a session. Tech time is every Monday from 9.30-11.30 at Workington Library. To book call in at the library or ring 01900 706170
  • Knit and Natter

    Workington Library

    Bring along your knitting, crochet or needlework and join us for a coffee and a natter in Café West at Workington Library. Swap patterns, show off your handiwork and meet new people. Beginners welcome. Interested. Come along every Thursday from 10-12
  • Lego Club

    Workington Library

    This is an unsupervised weekly session every Saturday from 11.00-12.00pm for children aged 5 and up. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Come along and have fun building models based on a theme. Booking is essential as places are limited. Places may be booked by calling in to Workington Library or telephoning on 01900 706170.
  • Music, Rhythm and Rhyme at Wigton Library

    Wigton Library

    Join us for Rhymetime at Wigton Library 10.30-11 on Fridays from Friday 14th June. These sessions are aimed at babies and toddlers and run every Friday (Term time only)
  • It's Storytime

    Workington Library

    Come along to this story time session for pre-school children. Enjoy stories, crafts and much more every Thursday from 2-2.30
  • Singalongababy

    Seaton Library

    Singing, rhymes and activities for under 3's every Monday during term time at 2.00pm. For more information please ring Seaton Library.
  • Rhymetime at Workington Library

    Workington Library

    Calling all 0-4 year olds! Come and join us for songs, rhymes and stories at Workington Library on Tuesdays from 11-11.30. Term time only.
  • PCSO Drop-Ins

    Maryport Library

    The PCSO will be at Maryport Library every Wednesday from 10-12. They are happy to discuss a wide variety of topics from crime prevention, reporting crimes and anti-social behaviour to gathering information on other organisations which may be of help to the community
  • Scrabble Club

    Silloth Local Link

    Scrabble is not only a great mental exercise, but a social game too. Most of all Scrabble is fun to play. Join us at Silloth Local Link every Friday from 10.30-12.30.
  • Citizen's Advice at Aspatria Local Link

    Asaptria Local Link

    Citizen's Advice is at Aspatria Local Link every Wednesday afternoon. This service is by appointment only. To book an appointment please ring Citizen's Advice Allerdale on 01900 604735
  • Knit and Natter

    Wigton Library

    Are you interested in sewing, embroidery, knitting, crochet and much more. Come along, bring your project and share hints and tips, swap patterns, meet new people or learn new skills. Refreshments provided. Come along on the first and third Friday of every month from 1-2.30.
  • Reminiscence Club

    Aspatria Local Link

    Come along and step back in time with us. Bring along old photographs and share your memories. Everyone welcome
  • Reading Group

    Wigton Library

    Wigton Library's reading group meets on the last Thursday of the month from 10.30-11.30am. New members are most welcome. Contact Wigton Library on 016973 42729 for more information.
  • Carer's Benefit Clinic

    Wigton Library

    Caring for a loved one? Baffled by benefits? Confused by carer's allowance? We can help with applications for: Carer's Allowance; Attendance Allowance; Personal Independence Payments; Council Tax Discounts; Access to grants and other funding. Plus support on other sources of funding you may be eligible for. Get free information and support at Wigton Library. Appointments take place on the last Thursday of every month from 2-4pm. Appointments MUST be booked in advance by calling 01900 821976.
  • Councillor Surgery

    Seaton Library

    Councillor Mark Jenkinson will be at Seaton Library on the first Friday of every month from 4-5pm. Feel free to pop in and see him with your queries or concerns
  • Carer's Benefits Clinic

    Maryport Library

    Caring for a loved one? Baffled by benefits? Confused by carers allowance? We can help with applications for: Carers Allowance; Attendance Allowance; Personal Independence Payments; Council Tax Discounts; Access to grants and other funding. Plus support on other sources of funding you may be eligible for. Get free information and support at Maryport Library. Appointments take place on the 3rd Thursday of every month from 10-12. Appointments MUST be booked in advance by calling 01900 821976
  • Coding Club at Workington Library

    Workington Library

    Does your child enjoy computer programming? If so get your place booked today. Coding Club is on the 1st Saturday of the month from 10am -11am. Places are limited so must be booked in advance. For more details please call in or ring 01900 706170.
  • West Cumbria Carers at Workington Library

    Workington Library

    Caring for a loved one? Baffled by benefits? Confused by Carers Allowance? Get free information and support at Workington Library. We can help with applications for: Carers Allowance, attendance allowance, personal independence payment, council tax discounts, access to grants and other funding. Appointments take place on the 1st Tuesday of every month between 10am and 1.oopm. Appointments must be booked in advance by calling 01900 821976
  • West Cumbria Carers at Maryport Library

    Maryport Library

    Caring for a loved one? Baffled by benefits? Confused by carers allowance? We can help with applications for: Carers Allowance; Attendance Allowance; Personal Independence Payments; Council Tax Discounts; Access to grants and other funding. Plus support on other sources of funding you may be eligible for. Get free information and support at Maryport Library. Appointments take place on the 3rd Thursday of every month from 10-12. Appointments MUST be booked in advance by calling 01900 821976
  • Workington Library Reading Group

    Workington Library

    Would you like to join a reading group? Workington Library Reading group is looking for more members. We are a friendly group and meet on the first Wednesday of the month from 6-7pm. For more information contact Workington Library on 01900 76173
  • Maryport Library Reading Group

    Maryport Library

    This reading group is always looking for new members. Telephone Maryport Library on 01900 812384 for more information or drop into the next session which is always on the first Tuesday of the month from 2-3pm
  • Shared Reading Group

    Seaton Library

    This reading group meets at Seaton Library on the first Tuesday of the month from 4-5pm. Phone Seaton Library on 01900 68441 for more information or just drop in to the next session.
  • Carer's Benefits Clinic

    Keswick Library

    Caring for a loved one? Baffled by benefits? Confused by carers allowance? We can help with applications for: Carers Allowance; Attendance Allowance; Personal Independence Payments; Council Tax Discounts; Access to grants and other funding. Plus support on other sources of funding you may be eligible for. Get free information and support at Keswick Library. Appointments take place on the 1st Wednesday of every month from 10-12. Appointments MUST be booked in advance by calling 01900 821976
  • Chatterbooks

    Maryport Library

    Are you between 7 and 11 years old? Do you love reading? Then this is the group for you. Places are limited so please contact Maryport Library to book your place. Chatterbooks is on the first Thursday of the month from 4-5pm.
  • Cockermouth Library Reading group

    Cockermouth Library

    Cockermouth Library Reading Group meets on the first Monday of the month from 1.30-2.30
  • Poetry Parlour

    Seaton Library

    This poetry group meets on the third Tuesday of every month from 4-5pm and is always looking for new members. Telephone Seaton Library on 01900 68441 for more information or just drop into the next session.