Copeland library events

What's on

    Saturday, 26 May, 2018

  • Elmer Day

    Whitehaven Library

    Drop in and take part in our colouring competition and make an elephant for our garland to decorate the library.
  • Tuesday, 29 May, 2018

  • Ruck Sack of Rhymes - Adventures on Foot

    Whitehaven Library

    Join us for an hour of singing and stories around the theme of walking adventures. We will explore a short poem by William Wordsworth and read a picture book together, before finishing off with our rucksack full of toys and games. Suitable for children aged 6 months to 5 years. Booking is essential.
  • Children's Toy and Clothes Swap

    Cleator Moor Library

    Bring your old and outgrown kidís clothes and toys to the library at 10am then at 10.30am the fun begins! You can then pick up some great preloved items to love all over again! Refreshments provided. Kids and parents/ carers welcome! Clothes and toys should be in a clean and usable condition.
  • Craft Session - Adventures on Foot

    Whitehaven Library

    Get ready in Wordsworthian style as we look at what William and Dorothy Wordsworth wore on their walks to inspire us to make our own versions. Suitable for ages 4-11. Booking is essential.
  • Wednesday, 30 May, 2018

  • Archive Open Afternoon

    Frizington Library

    Come and look at photographs, maps and documents relating to the history of Frizington. What did the streets look like in the 19th century? Who lived in your house? Why not bring along your old photos? Staff from Whitehaven Archive Centre will be in the Library to help with enquiries. For more details contact: Frizington Library 01946 505595 Whitehaven Archives 01946 506420
  • Thursday, 31 May, 2018

  • Compost Critters

    Whitehaven Library

    Come and check out our wiggly worm cafť and learn how important critters are in our gardens. Then make a bird feeder and seed starter to bring home! Any child under 8 must be accompanied by a parent or carer. Places are limited so please contact Whitehaven library on 01946 506400 to book your place!
  • Tuesday, 5 Jun, 2018

  • Meet The Author

    Whitehaven Library

    MEET THE AUTHOR D. M. MARK Author of The Zealotís Bones Whitehaven Library Tuesday 5 June, at 2pm Tickets: £1, to include refreshments To book, please ask at the desk or phone the library on 01946 506400
  • Autism Friendly Session

    Whitehaven Library

    Join us at Whitehaven Library for our Autism Friendly Sessions. Enjoy all that the library has to offer including books, DVDís, and computers as well as our fantastic new sensory resources.
  • Knit and Natter Group

    Millom Library

    Come along and join our Knit and Natter group. Learn to knit, crochet or just come along and see how it's done. The group meet every Monday 2.00pm - 4.00pm, All welcome, refreshments provided. Contact the library for further details.
  • Pins and Needles

    Whitehaven Library

    'Pins and Needles' is a group for anyone with an interest in sewing, embroidery, knitting, crochet and much more... Come along, bring your project and share hints, swap patterns, meet new people or learn new skills. Open to all ages this weekly group meet Tuesdays between 1:00pm and 3:00pm. Contact the library on 01946 506400 for further details
  • Carer Group

    Whitehaven Library

    Do you care for someone living with dementia or early signs of memory loss? Based in Whitehaven Library, we are here to listen and offer support on a range of issues. Our vision is to bring the community and what it can offer together, this includes; Informal opportunity to ask questions. Education - Signposting. Carers Assessments. Emotional support. Promote links with local resources. Tuesdays 1.30pm-3.30pm. For more information contact 01946 68560
  • Coffee and a crack

    Millom Library

    Weekly - Tuesdays 2.00pm - 4.00pm. Pop in for coffee and a crack and see what the Library has to offer. Refreshments included.
  • Job Club

    Distington Library

    Distington Big Local are hosting a Job Club in the Library. Every Wednesday 10-12 noon. *Friendly drop in support *Help with job searches *CV Writing * Form filling *Letter writing *Online applications *Interview techniques * IT skills *Guidance and support *Help with Universal Jobmatch For more information contact 01946 834297
  • Age UK computer bookable sessions

    Whitehaven Library

    Every Wednesday, 1-2pm and 2-3pm. Help and advice from the help of Age UK volunteers to learn computer basics. Contact 01946 506402 to book a place.
  • Knit and Natter Group

    Frizington Library

    Frizington library. The group will meet weekly from 2:00pm - 4:00pm every Wednesday. Price is 2 pounds to cover the cost of refreshments. Contact the library on 01946 505595 or AgeUk at the DeLucy centre on 01946 828100 for further details
  • Come and Play

    Whitehaven Library

    A weekly activity giving pre-school children and their parents and carers the chance to meet, play and chat for free. The session features a craft and ends with a singing and rhyme time. Come and join us, no need to book! Come and Play meets every Thursday during term time. 12.30 to 2.00.
  • Bookbabes

    Millom Library

    Every Thursday, 1.30-3pm Age 5 and under with parents / carers. Come along and have fun together.
  • Rhyme Time

    Whitehaven Library

    Learn new Nursery Rhymes, make some noise and have some fun with the musical instruments for free. Come and join us, no need to book! Rhyme Time meets every Friday in term time 10:45am - 11:30am
  • Craft Classes

    Frizington Library

    Come and learn how to knit, crochet, cross stitch, do basic alterations, hems etc, paper crafts, greetings cards and so much more. Fridays 10:00 - 12:00 Fee: 3 pounds per week (to cover costs) All welcome.
  • Beginners IT sessions

    Millom Library

    Every Friday 1-3pm. FREE one to one advice and guidance session on starting with a computer and using online resources with Learn My Way and Universal Skills. Places are limited so booking a place is essential. Contact 01229 772445 to book a place.
  • Autism Friendly Sessions

    Whitehaven Library

    Join us at Whitehaven Library for our Autism Friendly Sessions. Enjoy all that the library has to offer including books, DVDís, and computers as well as our fantastic new sensory resources.
  • Tech Time

    Whitehaven Library

    Bring along your laptop or tablet and join us to learn the basics and discover new things. Please book a free half hour session.
  • Councillors Surgery

    Millom Library

    1st Saturday every month. 10-12 noon. An opportunity to meet your County Councillor and raise issues and concerns for Millom Community. In attendance Cllr Doug Wilson.
  • Poetry Group

    Egremont Library

    Monthly Poetry Group who meet in the library on the First Tuesday of each month. If you have an interest in poetry and would like more information about this group please contact the library on 01946 820464 for further details, 10.30-12 noon.
  • Lego Club

    Whitehaven Library

    Every 2nd Monday in the month, 3.30-4.30pm. Parent / Carer and children age 5 upwards can have fun building models together based on a theme. Places are limited so booking is essential. Free . 01946 506400
  • Cumbria Sexual Health Service Community Drop-in

    Whitehaven Library

    Cumbria Sexual Health Service will be at Whitehaven Library on the fourth Thursday of the month 2.30-4.30pm offering information, advice and safer sex materials.
  • Age UK Monthly Drop-in

    Seascale Library

    Call in to find out more about the range of services and products Age UK West Cumbria offers. Help with form filling, benefit checks and much more. Last Wednesday in the month. 10-12 noon For more information: T: 08443 843 843 E: info@ageukwestcumbria.org.uk Visit our website: www.ageukwestcumbria.org.
  • Reading Group

    Millom Library

    Every second Thursday in the month