Events at your libraries

This listing includes events and activities happening at libraries across Norfolk over the next few days. For events happening near you, check your local library.

Library events

Gorleston Library
19 January 2019
12:00 - 16:00

Gorleston Wargamers are a newly established Warhammer 40k club run by Gorleston Library. Whether you're curious, an existing player, a modeler or a painter, all are welcome to come and see war in the 41st Millenium. Background, story, and introductions can be given if you're already confused.

Stalham Library
19 January 2019
11:00 - 13:00

A drop in morning on the 1st & 3rd Saturday of the month for those who knit or crochet (or those who are interested in learning how to do both). If you are a knitter and are interested in helping others learn or if you would like to learn a new skill then please come along. Coffee and tea available

Stalham Library
19 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00

Why not join us for a relaxing cuppa and a chat

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
19 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

Book a one to one IT support session for an hour (10 - 11 or 11 - 12) with one of our friendly IT Volunteers. They can help you to search online for information, access services online and fill in forms Please speak to a member of staff or call 01603 774730 to book on for a session

Watton Library
19 January 2019
14:00 - 15:30

Get together and make friends and create a masterpiece every Saturday afternoon

Watton Library
19 January 2019
14:00 - 15:30

Get together and make friends and create a masterpiece every Saturday afternoon

Poringland Library
19 January 2019
10:30 - 11:30


Dereham Library
19 January 2019
10:30 - 12:00

Get creative at our weekly Lego Club. It's free and no booking necessary. Suitable for children aged 6+. Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult.

King's Lynn Library
19 January 2019
14:00 - 16:00

Join us at King's Lynn Library for fun and games. Bring a friend and play some of our new games which include Trivial Pursuit, Mexican Train, Linkee and Dobble. This event is aimed at young people aged 10+. There's no need to book, just come along.

Downham Market Library
19 January 2019
10:00 - 11:30


Martham Library
19 January 2019
14:00 - 16:00

An afternoon for all the family with games, crafts and refreshments. A free event.

Swaffham Library
19 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00

Join the library's new Code Club series and discover how to make your own games and animations using coding techniques. Suitable for children aged 8-12. Sessions are free, but booking is essential as places are limited. Call 01760 721513 for more information and booking

Aylsham Library
19 January 2019
10:30 - 12:00

Craft sessions every Saturday morning, free event for all ages. Under 8's accompanied by an adult please. Aylsham Library 10.30-12 noon.

Gaywood Library
19 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

Every Saturday come along and play Chess, if you would like to learn the game, or brush up your skills. For all ages, no need to book Refreshments provided and donations are welcome.

Gaywood Library
19 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

Every Saturday come and join us playing cards, chess, board games and jigsaws. For all ages Refreshments provided, donations are welcome

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
20 January 2019
14:30 - 15:45

Heritage Sundays are free and booking is not required. Suitable for accompanied children aged 4-8 years. 01603 774740 / heritagecentre@norfolk.gov.uk

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
20 January 2019
14:30 - 15:45

Free, fun, family activities. Every Sunday afternoon in the Early Years Children's Library. A different theme every week. Under 8s must be accompanied by an adult

Loddon Library
20 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00


Loddon Library
21 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00


King's Lynn Library
21 January 2019
10:00 - 10:30

Free weekly bounce and rhyme session Every Monday 10am - 10.30am

North Walsham Library
21 January 2019
11:00 - 13:00

Come & Enjoy a game of scrabble at North Walsham Library 1st & 3rd Monday of the Month @

Watton Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 16:00

Join a group to share ideas and knowledge and enjoy a cuppa

Gorleston Library
21 January 2019
13:00 - 14:00

Bring your little ones and join us for a variety of interactive songs, stories and rhymes, then stay and play or have a chat and a catch up! Suitable for children aged 4 and under. Light refreshments provided.

Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00

Come and flex those brain cells! Make new friends and enjoy a cuppa.

Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Acle Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00


Attleborough Library
21 January 2019
15:45 - 16:45

Weekly session (during term time) to work with others using micro bits

Dersingham Library
21 January 2019
13:30 - 15:00

Come along and make new friends at this weekly club. Refreshments available

Dersingham Library
21 January 2019
17:45 - 18:45

Monthly book club which meets on the 3rd Monday of the month. Details of the books being read are available in the library or by calling 01485 540181

Dereham Library
21 January 2019
17:30 - 18:45

Come and join the the newly formed Dereham Library Friends group to get involved with activities and initiatives to support and promote your local library within the local community. Come along to the meeting or call the library on 01362 693184 to find out more. All welcome.

Dereham Library
21 January 2019
9:45 - 10:15

Bounce and Rhyme Time at your library! Fun with songs and rhymes for pre-school children and babies and their parents/carers. Held every Monday 9.45-10.15am excluding bank holidays. All welcome!

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
21 January 2019
13:00 - 14:00

Ask the Archives appointments take place in Norfolk Heritage Centre.

Fakenham Library
21 January 2019
13:00 - 15:00

Come along and enjoy a game or two!

Reepham Library
21 January 2019
14:30 - 16:00

Find out more about your family history

Aylsham Library
21 January 2019
11:00 - 12:00

Please join us for Stay & Chat after Bounce & Rhyme Time which takes place every Monday in term time 10.30-11am.

Cromer Library
21 January 2019
10:30 - 12:30

Come along and meet new people. Spend a relaxing morning being creative Bring along your own project or use the materials provided. No experience necessary

Aylsham Library
21 January 2019
10:00 - 10:30

Come along & sing some songs in a relaxed, friendly environment No need to book just turn up on the day suitable for under 5's - (Term Time only)

Great Yarmouth Library
21 January 2019
11:00 - 14:00

Visit stalls from local mental health organisations to see what help there is available to you, as well the chance to see new healthy activities you could take up in 2019

Downham Market Library
21 January 2019
9:30 - 13:00

help with CV writing, job applications, interview techniques and more with Dani from Access Community Trust

Fakenham Library
21 January 2019
10:30 - 12:00

Audio Book Club with the NNAB

Fakenham Library
21 January 2019
14:30 - 15:30

Book your free space on a Monday afternoon for help with using computers and the Internet. Contact Fakenham Library for bookings.

Dereham Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 16:00

Drop in for a friendly chat and a cuppa over a board game or relaxing colouring activity. All welcome. Every Monday 2-4pm.

Hellesdon Library
21 January 2019
16:00 - 17:00

Free club for children from 5-11. Join our code club volunteer, Anush, to learn how to programme.

King's Lynn Library
21 January 2019
14:00 - 15:00

Fancy making some new friends, or just to have a good old chat? Then come along to this FREE drop in session. Have a good old fashion chatter with a cup of tea and biscuit

King's Lynn Library
21 January 2019
13:00 - 17:00

The King's Lynn and West Norfolk Community Engagement Officer PC Lee Anderton will be holding a Community Engagement Surgery at King's Lynn Library. No need to book an appointment just come along and discuss any concerns you may have in your local area.

Gaywood Library
21 January 2019
16:45 - 18:15

If you are interested in volunteering for the library or helping with events and raising funds, come along to our meeting to join the Friends of the library

Gaywood Library
21 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

Come and join our Scrabble group at Gaywood Library every Monday. Refreshments provided, donations are welcome

Gaywood Library
22 January 2019
10:30 - 11:00

Come along and join in the fun every Tuesday with rhymes, puppets, scarves and musical instruments. No need to book For pre school age

Caister Library
22 January 2019
14:00 - 14:45

A stories and rhymes event run with the support of Caister children's centre. A drop-in session to encourage an early love of books and to support language development. Also a wonderful opportunity for parents, childminders and grandparents to meet and chat.Term time only.

Holt Library
22 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

Community banker available at Holt Library Tuesday 10am - 12 noon 22nd January, 5th February, 5th March, 19th March, 16th April, 30th April

Great Yarmouth Library
22 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

A garden group to keep the library garden looking blooming.

Holt Library
22 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

Free help with family history natters on Tuesday mornings. Please check with library first in case of any changes.

Swaffham Library
22 January 2019
10:00 - 10:30

Songs, rhymes and books for parents/carers with babies and pre-school children. A free activity and no booking necessary. All welcome! Contact the library on 01760 721513 for more information.

Wymondham Library
22 January 2019
10:00 - 11:00

Come along to our Rhyme Time for some fun singing. Make friends and afterwards stay for a cuppa and a chat.

Holt Library
22 January 2019
10:30 - 11:00

Fun for under 5 year olds and their parents. Rhymes and stories. Runs term times only - please check with library facebook page in case of cancellations.

Dereham Library
22 January 2019
10:00 - 11:30

Join Laura and Sarah from Glass House Dance for a ‘Dance and Social.' A fun and uplifting Hollywood extravaganza! These sessions include music, games and dancing to the worlds greatest musicals. We positively encourage dressing up! And what would a social dance be without tea and cake! These sessions are dementia inclusive and everyone is welcome - no experience is necessary. The workshops are FREE to attend, voluntary donations are welcome. Transport: If you need assistance to attend the event, please contact: community@breckland.gov.uk or call: 01362 656870 Reserving a place is recommended. Contact: community@breckland.gov.uk or call: 01362 656870 This event is organised by the Silver Social - A daytime touring arts programme, aimed at older people (open to all) in community venues across Breckland, Norfolk.

Swaffham Library
22 January 2019
14:00 - 15:30

Join Laura and Sarah from Glass House Dance for a ‘Dance and Social.' A fun and uplifting Hollywood extravaganza! These sessions include music, games and dancing to the worlds greatest musicals. We positively encourage dressing up! And what would a social dance be without tea and cake! These sessions are dementia inclusive and everyone is welcome - no experience is necessary. The workshops are FREE to attend, voluntary donations are welcome. Transport: If you need assistance to attend the event, please contact: community@breckland.gov.uk or call: 01362 656870 Reserving a place is recommended. Contact: community@breckland.gov.uk or call: 01362 656870 This event is organised by the Silver Social - A daytime touring arts programme, aimed at older people (open to all) in community venues across Breckland, Norfolk.

Swaffham Library
22 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

One-to-one sessions with our IT Support volunteer to help you get online to shop, create a CV, fill in a form, set up an email account and more! IT Support sessions are available at Swaffham Library every Tuesday and Thursday 10am-12noon and Friday 1.30-3.30pm. Booking is recommended although drop-in sessions may be possible, subject to availability. Contact the library on 01760 721513 for more information and to make an appointment.

Fakenham Library
22 January 2019
14:00 - 14:45

Songs and rhymes for pre school children and their parents/carers

Sheringham Library
22 January 2019
10:15 - 10:45

Come and join us for songs, rhymes and lots of fun. For under 5s and parents/carers. Weekly during term time.

St Willilams Way Library
22 January 2019
17:30 - 18:30

Fun and creativity with Lego! Term-time only. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult. FREE

Plumstead Road Library
22 January 2019
14:00 - 16:00

Every Tuesday afternoon between 2pm - 4pm, everyone welcome and no charge. Scrabble is always played but other games are available.

Swaffham Library
22 January 2019
10:00 - 13:00

Breckland Customer Services: Every Tuesday 10am-1pm & Fridays 1-5pm. Free.

Poringland Library
22 January 2019
16:00 - 17:00


Sprowston Library
22 January 2019
10:30 - 12:00

At a loose end? Fancy a chat? Come and meet our friendly volunteer and whoever else if about. With free refreshments though donations are welcome.

Stalham Library
22 January 2019
15:00 - 16:00

If you would like to share your love of speaking French in an informal and friendly setting, feel free to come along to our conversation group. 3pm on the 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month. No charge and everybody is welcome!

Poringland Library
22 January 2019
14:00 - 16:00

All levels of expertise welcome. Glad to help if you are new to crochet.

Gorleston Library
22 January 2019
17:30 - 18:15


Stalham Library
22 January 2019
12:00 - 15:00

get information, advice and guidance on applying for a job, how to build a cv and filling out claims forms from our volunteer

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
22 January 2019
17:30 - 18:30

Book on for a one to one session of Internet Support with our friendly and helpful volunteer. Support available for form filling, accessing services and information online To book a session please speak to a member of staff or call 01603 774730

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
22 January 2019
14:15 - 15:15

Our Friendly IT support volunteers can support you to access services online, fill in forms and find information. To book a session please speak to a member of staff or phone 01603 774730

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
22 January 2019
10:30 - 12:30

A Drop in colouring session for adults. Switch off your worries and immerse yourself in colouring. We hope you will leave feeling relaxed, calm and ready to face the world. All materials are provided and no need to book

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
22 January 2019
14:15 - 16:15

Board Games Afternoon Relax, make new friends and enjoy a game such as Scrabble, Chess, Draughts, Monopoly, cards and other favourites at our free drop-in Board Games afternoons. Held on the first floor of the Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library, The Forum from 2.15 - 4.15 on every Tuesday. Everyone is welcome For more information, please ask in the library, or telephone 01603 774730

Hunstanton Library
23 January 2019
17:00 - 18:30

Would you like to become a Friend of the Library, to help us with events and activities and raise money for Hunstanton Library? Come along to our next meeting and meet the Friends to discuss future events and activities for the future. Refreshments provided

Dereham Library
23 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

One-to-one sessions with one of our IT Support volunteers to help you get online to shop, create a CV, fill in a form, set up an email account and more! Every Wednesday and Thursday, 10am-12noon at Dereham Library. Booking is recommended, although drop-in sessions are possible, but subject to availability. Contact the library on 01362 693184 for more information and booking.

Dereham Library
23 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

Join the Dereham Carnival Crafters for a friendly chat over a cuppa and craft projects.

Norfolk and Norwich Millennium Library
23 January 2019
14:30 - 16:30


Dereham Library
23 January 2019
14:00 - 16:00

Drop in and have fun with a selection of games, toys, puzzles and colouring activities available for children and their parents or carers to enjoy together. Stay and Play is a self-serve activity held every Wednesday 2-4pm.

North Walsham Library
23 January 2019
11:00 - 11:30

Fancy making some new friends or just drop in for a friendly chat

Sprowston Library
23 January 2019
10:00 - 12:00

Like to join a friendly and lively group of creative crocheters? Come to Crochet and Chat! With refreshments.

Sprowston Library
23 January 2019
14:00 - 16:30

Come and join our friendly group playing their favourite board games every Wednesday afternoon.

Wroxham Library
23 January 2019
10:30 - 11:00

Rhymes and fun for pre-schoolers and their grown ups. Term time only. Please check our Facebook page for updates.

Wroxham Library
23 January 2019
16:30 - 18:30

Use free 'Find my past' access anytime the library is open. If you would like some advice, come and meet our in-house Family and Local history expert every Wednesday and Friday between 4.30 - 6.30 Please contact the library before coming to check availability.

Wroxham Library
23 January 2019
16:30 - 18:30

Use free 'Find my past' access anytime the library is open. If you would like some advice, come and meet our in-house Family and Local history expert every Wednesday and Friday between 4.30 - 6.30 Please contact the library before coming to check availability.

Wroxham Library
23 January 2019
16:30 - 18:30

Use free 'Find my past' access anytime the library is open. If you would like some advice, come and meet our in-house Family and Local history expert every Wednesday and Friday between 4.30 - 6.30 Please contact the library before coming to check availability.

Dersingham Library
23 January 2019
14:30 - 15:30

Come and join us for a chat and a cuppa and help with the library jigsaw.

Poringland Library
23 January 2019
10:00 - 10:45


Watton Library
23 January 2019
14:00 - 16:00

Join others to share lots of different games each week along with a cuppa

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