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An illustrator’s life

Wiveliscombe Community Library

What’s it like to be an illustrator. How does illustration bring the text to life.

26 September, 2019 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

We Share The Same Moon with Cassandra Wye

Minehead Library

Storyteller Cassandra Wye will be enthralling you with her tales in “We Share The Same Moon”.…

29 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

We share the moon

Taunton Library

We share the moon brings together the finest of folktales of the moon, contributed by Storytellers…

15 August, 2019 from 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Author Talk – Sonja Price

Wells Library

Sonja will be talking about unfamiliar terrain and exotic settings for story writing. Spaces are limited…

14 September, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Hooks, Goggles and Stunts with Tamsin Cooke

Minehead Library

This is a highly interactive event where celebrated children’s author, Tamsin Cooke, shares tips on writing,…

13 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Illustration Workshop with Steve Sims

The Glass Box

Free illustration workshop with Beast Quest artist Steve Sims. All materials provided. Ages 5+. Places limited…

17 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Colouring in the 3rd Dimension

Taunton Library

Bring your drawings to life in Augmented Reality with the Space Chase Reading Challenge.

13 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Colouring in the 3rd Dimension

Taunton Library

Bring your drawings to life in Augmented Reality with the Space Chase Reading Challenge.

13 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Lego Day

Taunton Library

Join us for a free day of space-themed Lego building fun and activities including: Group build…

24 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Rocket Crafts

Taunton Library

Come and craft your own rocket, complete with a starry background and glittering blast off! Suitable…

16 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Alien UFO Crafts

Taunton Library

Create a pipe cleaner alien and a colourful UFO for it to fly in. Ages 4+…

23 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Space chase Nintendo Switch

The Glass Box

A morning of space-themed Switch games as part of the Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge! Free…

22 August, 2019 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

LEGO Robot Wars

Frome Library

Come and face the challenges of competing against other teams and the fearsome house bots. Build…

22 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Cat Care Talk

Wincanton Library

Learn about cat behaviour and the best ways to look after your cat. Join in with…

14 August, 2019 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

The Write Stuff – Digital Writing Workshop – ages 9 to 12 years

Minehead Library

Join writer and poet Chris Jelley for a creative digital story writing workshop at Minehead Library…

21 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Discover the world of virtual reality

Porlock Community Library

Ever wondered what virtual reality is? Come along to a drop in event for adults and…

14 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Discover the world of virtual reality

Dulverton Library

Ever wondered what virtual reality is? Come along to a drop in event to experience this…

23 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Discover Digital Art

Dulverton Library

Create object using 3D pens and OSMO digital games. Children aged between 8 to 14 years

23 August, 2019 from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Action on Hearing Loss

Wells Library

5 minute hearing assessment at Wells Library – carried out by a representative of the National…

14 August, 2019 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Action on Hearing Loss

Wells Library

5 minute hearing assessment at Wells Library – carried out by a representative of the National…

18 September, 2019 from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Introduction to Bright Path Ascension Meditation

Wells Library

More peace – less stress More joy – less angst More love – less fear Improved…

21 September, 2019 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Storyteller

Williton Library

Renowned storyteller Cassandra Wye will be visiting Williton Library to enthral young people with her tale…

29 August, 2019 from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Lego Stop Motion Animation Workshop

Yeovil Library

Make a short film using Lego! This workshop will be lots of fun and is something…

13 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Isadora Moon Event

Yeovil Library

A fun time making Isadora Moon themed food crafts. Ages 5+ Booking required.

16 August, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Fraud Investigators

Yeovil Library

A great workshop teaching 8 to 12 year olds how to spot and avoid fraud. Booking…

22 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Bee Lines!

Wincanton Library

A Story and Craft event with real bees for children aged 3-10. Please sign up at…

17 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Circus Skills Workshop

Yeovil Library

Come along and learn circus skills at Yeovil Library! Can you spin a plate? have a…

30 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Digital technology day

Crewkerne Library

Come and join Ollie as he demonstrates robots, and programmable toys, all ages welcome. Drop in…

14 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Reveal Your Inner Alien!

Frome Library

Make alien space masks, part human, part bug! Free event for ages 4 to 11.

14 August, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Step into a Virtual World

Frome Library

Experience VR and enjoy a trip to International Space Station in the comfort of the library!…

17 August, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Black Holes

Frome Library

Create a fleet of flying saucers, then test your piloting skills. Free event for ages 4…

28 August, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Library Fun Day

Wellington Library

Why not visit Wellington Library on 12th August to take part in the different pop up…

12 August, 2019 from 9:30 am to 3:00 pm

Summer Crafts

Dulverton Library

Come along this summer and attend one of our fab space themed craft events. Supported by…

15 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Summer Crafts

Dulverton Library

Come along this summer and take part in one of our fab space themed craft events.…

23 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Summer Crafts

Dulverton Library

Come along and join one of our fab space themed craft sessions. Supported by Dulverton Friends…

30 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Make a 3D solar system

Ilminster Library

Come along and make a 3D model of the solar system to hang in your room!…

13 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Space Chase Craft Morning

Street Community Library

The Friends of Street Library invite all children up to age 11 to a crafting, painting,…

16 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Obsession, Betrayal and Revenge

Yeovil Library

Local author Caroline Newark will be talking about her new book, ‘The Queen’s Spy’, an intriguing…

19 September, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Jasper and Milo’s Great Adventure

Yeovil Library

Local children’s author Lynn Emslie will be reading from her published Jasper and Milo books, including…

13 September, 2019 from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Children’s Hospice South West Talk

Wells Library

If you would like to know more about what the Children’s Hospice South West do or…

26 September, 2019 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Flying Saucers Craft Event

Williton Library

Come along and have fun making crafts. Ages 5 – 10 years Booking Essential.

15 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Rockets and Aliens Craft Event

Williton Library

Come along and have fun making crafts Ages 5 – 10 years Booking Essential.

19 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Space Magic Show

Williton Library

Interested in magic tricks? Come along and have fun! Ages 5 – 10 years Booking Essential.

22 August, 2019 from 11:00 am to 11:50 am

Pom pom and pipe cleaner aliens

Chard Library

Make some cute aliens and pom poms All materials provided

15 August, 2019 from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Technology Family Learning Day

Chard Library

An event for all the family

22 August, 2019 from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm

Ilminster Library Reading Group

Ilminster Library

Our lively group meets monthly to discuss our book and drink tea. New members always welcome.…

27 September, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service Consultation Drop-in

Bridgwater library

The service provided by Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service is changing and they want…

27 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Space Chase Craft Activity – Rocket Making!

Bridgwater library

Come and have some fun making rockets at Bridgwater Library at our Space Chase Summer Reading…

14 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Space Chase Craft Activity – Rocket Making!

Bridgwater library

Come and have fun making rockets at Bridgwater Library at our Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge…

14 August, 2019 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Space Chase Craft Activity – Space Mobiles!

Bridgwater library

Come and have fun making space mobiles at Bridgwater Library at our Space Chase Summer Reading…

21 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Space Chase Craft Activity – Space Mobiles!

Bridgwater library

Come and have fun making space mobiles at Bridgwater Library at our Space Chase Summer Reading…

21 August, 2019 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Space Chase Craft Activity – Aliens!

Bridgwater library

Come and have fun making aliens at Bridgwater Library at our Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge…

28 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Space Chase Craft Activity – Aliens!

Bridgwater library

Come and have fun making aliens at Bridgwater Library at our Space Chase Summer Reading Challenge…

28 August, 2019 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Summer Arts Extravaganza

Chard Library

An exciting opportunity to work with Akhula Agbami in a creative drama and art workshop Morning…

29 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Summer Arts Extravaganza

Chard Library

An exciting opportunity for 9 to 12 year olds to work with Akhula Agbami in this…

29 August, 2019 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Summer Arts Extravaganza

Chard Library

An exciting opportunity for 5 to 9 year olds to work with Akhula Agambi in this…

31 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Intergalactic Battle A

Frome Library

It’s the end of the Summer Reading Challenge but there are still aliens to be chased.…

7 September, 2019 from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service public consultation drop-in event

Frome Library

The service provided by Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue is changing, and we want you…

29 August, 2019 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Justin Newland author talk and book signing

Frome Library

In this lively, illustrated talk, Somerset author, Justin Newland will explore the legacy of Ancient Egypt…

21 September, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Fossil and Rock Identification

Frome Library

Come and see if you can stump local fossil, rock and mineral experts Simon Carpenter and…

17 August, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Regular events - (157)

3D planets

Crewkerne Library

Make your own planet crafts. Saturday July 27th – Friday August 2nd.

Daily on a Monday and a Tuesday and a Wednesday and a Friday and a Saturday from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

3D Printing advice

The Glass Box

Pop in and see Tony our 3D print technician volunteer.

Weekly on a Friday from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Adult Craft Group

Wiveliscombe Community Library

Come and learn to crochet and improve both knitting and crochet skills. Coffee and biscuits served.

Weekly on a Thursday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Alien pom-pom bopper crafts

Crewkerne Library

Come and make your own Alien pom-pom bopper headband. Sat July 20th – Friday July 26th.

Daily on a Monday and a Tuesday and a Wednesday and a Friday and a Saturday from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

Art Award Project

Dulverton Library

A new Arts Award project for children over 10yrs run by Youth workers from Young Somerset.…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Baby Boogie

Taunton Library

Rhymetimes for babies up to 12 months old. Term time only.

Weekly on a Friday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Baby Boogie

Ilminster Library

Songs and rhymes for 0 to 12 month old babies. Weekly event in term time only.

Weekly on a Friday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Baby Boogie

Wellington Library

Rhymetimes for babies up to 12 months old Term time only

Weekly on a Wednesday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Baby Boogie

Chard Library

Songs and Rhymes for babies under 12 months. Every Friday during Term Time.

Weekly on a Friday from 10:30 am to 11:15 am

Baby Boogie Rhyme Time

Frome Library

For babies under 12 months old. You’re sure of a friendly welcome at any of the…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Beginners Online Computer Sessions

Bridgwater library

Do you need help learning to use the internet? Library staff can help you with free…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Beginners Online Computer Sessions

Bridgwater library

Do you need help learning to use the internet? Library staff can help you with free…

Weekly on a Thursday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Beginners Online Computer Sessions

Wellington Library

Do you need help learning to use the internet? Library staff can help you with free…

Weekly on a Monday from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Beginners Sketching

Taunton Library

All you need is a sketching pad, a range of B pencils and enthusiasm. Booking essential…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Board Gamers

Minehead Library

Do you like playing board games? Drop in to the library and take part. It’s fun,…

Fortnightly on a Tuesday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Board Games

Watchet Community Library

Pop in for a game of Rumikub, Scrabble, Dominoes, Cards and puzzles Takes place on the…

Monthly on a Monday from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Book Group

Street Community Library

Join in the discussion of the book that the group have been reading each month. No…

Monthly on a Friday from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Build your Transformer robot/car

Crewkerne Library

Come and build your own Transformer robot/car! Materials provided. Saturday August 3rd – Friday August 9th.

Daily on a Monday and a Tuesday and a Wednesday and a Friday and a Saturday from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

Calligraphy Course

Wells Library

Learn “Roundhand” at this 7 week course. Booking is essential and payment is required at time…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 10:00 am to 11:30 am

Chatterbooks

Wincanton Library

Reading Group for children aged 8 – 12. Please book your place at the counter.

Monthly on a Wednesday from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Chess Club

Shepton Mallet Library

Chess club for children and families. Third Saturday of the month

Monthly on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Children’s Creative Writing Workshop

Yeovil Library

Ever wanted to write a story? Come along and learn how, with this fun and interactive…

Fortnightly on a Tuesday from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Code Club

The Glass Box

Term time only. Aged 9 to 11 years? Do you want to know about computer coding?…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Code Club

Chard Library

For children aged between 9-13. Learn to Code, create games, fly a drone and much more!…

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Coderdojo

The Glass Box

Coderdojo is a global network of volunteer-led, independent community based programming clubs for young people between…

Fortnightly on a Wednesday from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Coffee morning

Wiveliscombe Community Library

Chance to catch up with friends.

Weekly on a Friday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Comic Club

Chard Library

Create your own characters and stories with the help of Vicky.

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Computer / Tablet / E-Book Problems?

The Glass Box

Drop in and we will try to solve any problems you are having and our volunteer…

Weekly on a Wednesday from 9:30 am to 11:30 am

Computer / Tablet / E-Book Problems?

The Glass Box

Drop in and we will try to solve any problems you are having and our volunteer…

Weekly on a Friday from 9:30 am to 11:30 am

Conversation Café

Taunton Library

Would you like to speak better English? This could help you: Make new friends & find…

Weekly on a Wednesday from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Craft and Chat

Bridgwater library

Come along to this monthly group for a chance to have a chat while you work…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Crafternooners

Dulverton Library

Craft group for adults.

Monthly on a Friday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Crafternooners

Dulverton Library

Third Thursday of the month. A spill-over group from the craft activity on the Friday before.

Monthly on a Thursday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Crafty Saturday

Shepton Mallet Library

Children’s drop-in craft event. Second Saturday of the month

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Creative Writing

Taunton Library

A friendly and supportive group invites you to come and join them for interesting and enjoyable…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Creative Writing

Chard Library

A small group of creative people who enjoy sharing ideas and creating prose All welcome Second…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Creative Writing Class

Wells Library

This is a new group which started in January 2019 and is looking for new members,…

Weekly on a Monday from 2:00 am to 4:00 am

Creative Writing Class

Wells Library

An established creative writing group, currently full every Tuesday.

Weekly on a Tuesday from 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Digital World

Minehead Library

Drop in to have fun with digital tech and toys. Ideal for 9 to 15 year…

Fortnightly on a Saturday from 10:15 am to 12:15 pm

Doggerel Dabblers – poetry writing group

Glastonbury Library

Do you enjoy writing poetry? If you do come along to our poetry group, meeting on…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm

Drop in craft, Alien spaceship

Crewkerne Library

Come and make an Alien spaceship, see how far yours can fly. Drop in event, no…

Daily on a Monday and a Tuesday and a Wednesday and a Friday and a Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Drop in craft, flying rockets.

Crewkerne Library

Come and make a colourful rocket, see how far it can fly. Saturday Aug 17th –…

Daily on a Monday and a Tuesday and a Wednesday and a Friday and a Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Drop in Space themed activites

Chard Library

During the school holidays – A different activity each week, no need to book – just…

Daily on a Monday and a Tuesday and a Thursday and a Friday and a Saturday from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm

Employment hub

Dulverton Library

Multi agency event giving advice.

Monthly on a Thursday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Engage Volunteering

Taunton Library

Thinking about volunteering? Come along!

Weekly on a Tuesday from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Family History

Minehead Library

Minehead Library is working in partnership with the West Somerset branch of the Somerset and Dorset…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 1:50 pm to 3:50 pm

Family History

Williton Library

Have you ever wondered about your family history? Where your ancestors lived or what they did?…

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Family History

Williton Library

Have you ever wondered about your family history? Where your ancestors lived or what they did?…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 2:15 pm to 4:15 pm

Family History – Ancestry Computer Sessions

Bridgwater library

Come and learn about your family history using the Ancestry website (Library Edition). Our lovely volunteers…

Weekly on a Thursday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Family History Workshop

Wells Library

Research your family on the internet with assistance from the Somerset & Dorset Family History Society.…

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

French Conversation For Beginners

Street Community Library

Going on holiday to France and would like to brush up on your French? Know a…

Fortnightly on a Friday from 9:45 am to 10:45 am

Games Day

Taunton Library

Drop in and play board games. Adults £2.50, Children £1.00. Run by Friends of Taunton Library.…

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Get Online Session

Taunton Library

Get online with your tablet, ipad or laptop. Not sure where to start with the online…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Get Online Session

Taunton Library

Get online with your tablet, ipad or laptop. Not sure where to start with the online…

Weekly on a Thursday from 9:30 am to 11:30 am

Get Online with your Tablet or iPad

Minehead Library

Free computer courses. Not sure where to start in the online world? Library staff can help…

Weekly on a Monday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Guided Family History

Frome Library

Who do you think you are? Frome Family History Group run a Saturday morning session once…

Monthly on a Saturday from 9:30 am to 11:30 am

Home Library Service Drop in

Taunton Library

Do you or anyone you know require this service? Are you interested in supporting this service?…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

iPad and tablet sessions

Wells Library

For beginners only – learn to set up and use email, find information, use apps, and…

Weekly on a Wednesday from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Knit and Knatter

Bridgwater library

Whether you’re a knitter, stitcher or crochetier, why not come along every fortnight and have a…

Fortnightly on a Wednesday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Knit and Knatter

Frome Library

Are you nutty about knitting, or is your latest knitting project making you unravel? Frome Library’s…

Weekly on a Thursday from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Knit and Natter

Wells Library

For the experienced knitter and the beginner – all welcome.

Weekly on a Thursday from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Knit and Natter

Yeovil Library

Do you knit? Can you natter? Then Yeovil Library’s weekly Knit and Natter group is the…

Weekly on a Monday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Knit and Natter

Chard Library

A group of enthusiastic knitters meet to share their ideas and experience. All welcome. Second and…

Fortnightly on a Thursday from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Ladies of the Square Table Book Group

Glastonbury Library

Book group meeting in the Library on third Monday of the month.

Monthly on a Monday from 3:45 pm to 4:45 pm

Lego Activity

Priorswood Community Library

Come and create your own lego design. Drop in.

Weekly on a Monday and a Wednesday from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Lego Activity

Priorswood Community Library

Come and create your own lego design. Drop in.

Weekly on a Tuesday and a Friday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Lego Club

Wincanton Library

Lego Club for children aged 5 – 10 during term time only

Weekly on a Monday from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Lego Club

Minehead Library

Does your child love Lego and aged between 6-12 years of age? Each month there will…

Weekly on a Friday from 3:50 pm to 4:50 pm

Lego club

Dulverton Library

Open to all children over 5 yrs.

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

LEGO Club

Wellington Library

Monthly LEGO club. Last Saturday of the month.

Monthly on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Lego Club

Taunton Library

Come and create your own lego design. Different themes each week. Booking essential Ages 6-12 years.…

Fortnightly on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Lego Club

Taunton Library

Come and create your own lego design. Different themes each week. Booking essential Ages 6-12 years.…

Monthly on a Saturday from 2:30 pm to 3:15 pm

Lego Club

Yeovil Library

A weekly Lego club where children are given a theme to construct their build around. This…

Weekly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Lego Club

Porlock Community Library

Lego Club for 5 to 12 year olds (under 8’s must be accompanied by a responsible…

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Lego Club

Williton Library

Come and join in the fun at our Lego Club – for 6 to 12 year…

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Lego Club

Bridgwater library

Our popular Lego Club is held on the second and third Saturday of every month. Suitable…

Other on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 11:45 am

Lego Club

Glastonbury Library

@Glastonbury Library – Do your Children love Lego? Why not pop in and let your creativity…

Monthly on a Saturday from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Lego Club

Shepton Mallet Library

Free drop-in event for children. First Saturday of the month

Weekly on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Lego Club

Chard Library

Take the Lego challenge each month, or if you’d rather, just come and build. For 6…

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Lego Thursdays

Yeovil Library

Free Lego mornings over the summer holidays each with a space theme.

Weekly on a Thursday from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

Library Book Group

Yeovil Library

A friendly book group run by library staff. We read a wide range of genres focusing…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Loop the Loop

Williton Library

Knitting and crocheting for all ages Second Thursday of every month

Monthly on a Thursday from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Mahjong

Taunton Library

Beginners and advanced players welcome. Run by Friends of Taunton library.

Weekly on a Tuesday from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

Minehead Bookworms

Minehead Library

Does your child like reading? The Children’s Library  Book Group discover a new book every month.…

Fortnightly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Minehead Code Club

Minehead Library

Are your children into making computer games and animations? Do they want to learn about coding?…

Daily on a Tuesday from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Minehead Code Club

Minehead Library

Are your children into making computer games and animations? Do they want to learn about coding?…

Weekly on a Friday from 3:50 pm to 4:50 pm

Monday Readers

Wincanton Library

Monthly Reading Group. Please ask at the counter for the latest book.

Monthly on a Monday from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Nintendo Switch

The Glass Box

Starting from the 1st June, every 4 weeks on a Saturday. Come and play Nintendo Switch…

Monthly on a Saturday from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Nintendo Switch

The Glass Box

Starting from the 8th June, every 4 weeks on a Saturday. Come and play Nintendo Switch…

Monthly on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Nintendo Switch

The Glass Box

Starting from the 22nd June, every 4 weeks on a Saturday. Come and play Nintendo Switch…

Monthly on a Saturday from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

No 1 Book Group

Minehead Library

For more details about Minehead Library’s reading group, please ask a member of staff

Monthly on a Thursday from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Our Voice Taunton

Taunton Library

Are you over 18 years old, have a learning disability and want to: meet new friends…

Monthly on a Friday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Page Turners Reading Group

Taunton Library

Reading group run by Friends of Taunton Library. Please contact Judith Laurance jhlaurance@gmail.com. Run by Friends…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Poetry Group

Wincanton Library

Find out at the counter what the theme is for the month and choose some poems…

Monthly on a Monday from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Pre-schoolers Story and Rhyme Time

Bridgwater library

Bring your pre-schoolers from birth to 4+ years old to our regular Story and Rhyme Time…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Pre-schoolers Story and Rhyme Time

North Petherton Community Library

Pop into our weekly story-time for fun, singing, rhymes and stories. All pre-schoolers welcome, from babies…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 2:15 pm to 2:45 pm

Raspberry Pi for Adults

The Glass Box

A self help group of like minded adults who want to learn about the raspberry pi…

Weekly on a Friday from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

RBL Coffee morning

Dulverton Library

Royal British Legion coffee morning

Monthly on a Tuesday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Regular Code Club for children aged 9+

Bridgwater library

Do you have a favourite computer game? Would you like to learn how to make your…

Other on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Rhyme Time

Yeovil Library

Make new friends whilst helping your child to develop their reading and language skills. All are…

Weekly on a Monday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Rhyme Time

Street Community Library

Free songs and rhymes session for pre-school children accompanied by an adult. No booking required- come…

Weekly on a Wednesday from 11:15 am to 11:45 am

Rhyme Time

Glastonbury Library

Rhymes and stories for the under fives.

Weekly on a Thursday from 10:00 am to 10:30 am

Rhyme Time

Williton Library

Come and join us for a sing along and boogie There’s many rhymes and stories to…

Weekly on a Friday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Rhymetime

Wincanton Library

Rhymetime with a story for children aged 0 – 4

Weekly on a Tuesday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Rhymetime

Priorswood Community Library

Stories, rhymes and activities for babies toddlers. Term time only.

Weekly on a Monday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am

RVS monthly drop-in

Bridgwater library

Do you know anyone who loves reading but can’t get to the library? Would you like…

Monthly on a Thursday from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Scrabble

Taunton Library

Come along and play scrabble. All welcome. Run by Friends of Taunton Library. Every 1st Tuesday…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Scrabble Club

Williton Library

Come along and play scrabble in a friendly atmosphere.. Third Thursday of the month

Monthly on a Thursday from 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Shared Reading

Wincanton Library

Feel better with a book. Book reading as a group, but there is no obligation to…

Fortnightly on a Tuesday from 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Shared Reading – Memory Group

Taunton Library

If you enjoy reading for pleasure and are interested in people and their stories, come and…

Weekly on a Monday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Shared Reading Group

Taunton Library

If you enjoy reading for pleasure and are interested in people and their stories, come and…

Weekly on a Monday from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Shared Reading Group

Wells Library

Our Shared Reading Group is a place to relax, make new friends and share stories with…

Weekly on a Friday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Shared Reading Group

Bridgwater library

This shared Reading Group is a place to relax, make new friends and share stories with…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Sing and Sign

Bridgwater library

Run by Holly from Sing & Sign Taunton, you can learn how to communicate with your…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 1:15 pm to 2:00 pm

Social Group

Ilminster Library

Come along for a chat and social activities, including board games.

Weekly on a Tuesday from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

Somerset Community Credit Union Collection Point

Bridgwater library

Members of a Credit Union all share a ‘common bond’ by either living or working in…

Weekly on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Stitching Group

Ilminster Library

Bring along your own hand stitching projects. Or try something new and enjoy the company of…

Weekly on a Wednesday from 9:30 am to 12:00 am

Stop Motion Movie Magic

The Glass Box

Create a stop motion movie using playdoh, cut-outs and lego, add sounds and voices and watch…

Monthly on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Story and Craft Time

Williton Library

Story and Craft Time for 5 to 9 year olds. Booking essential. For more information please…

Monthly on a Saturday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Story Time

Yeovil Library

A fun story time session for ages 3 to 6 This is a term-time event –…

Weekly on a Tuesday from 4:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Storytime

Wiveliscombe Community Library

Aimed at pre-schoolers. Mixture of stories and song.

Weekly on a Friday from 2:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Storytime

Minehead Library

Stories and songs for parents/carers and their children aged under 5 years of age.

Daily on a Tuesday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Summer Reading Challenge Crafts

Wells Library

Space themed crafts every Saturday in August.. every Saturday in August only

Weekly on a Saturday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Tai Chi Taster Session

Wells Library

This is a drop-in session for people to try out Tai Chi. Tai Chi is a…

Fortnightly on a Monday from 11:30 am to 12:15 pm

Tales on the Riverbank Library Reading Group

Bridgwater library

If you love reading and would like to chat about a monthly book choice with other…

Monthly on a Monday from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Talking café

Dulverton Library

Multi agency event for help and advice.

Monthly on a Friday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Talking Café

Porlock Community Library

A chance to make contact with various agencies – offering advice, help or just someone who…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 10:00 am to 12:00 am

Talking Cafe

Chard Library

Multi agency information café providing free advice and support.

Weekly on a Monday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Taunton Symphony Talking Café

Taunton Library

A weekly drop in session will be held every Thursday to meet new people, make friends…

Weekly on a Thursday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

The Book Camp

Williton Library

Come and join the friendly library Book Group. Just drop in for more information. Last Monday…

Monthly on a Monday from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

The Library Poets

Porlock Community Library

If you enjoy writing, discussing or just listening to poetry. Come and join the Library Poets…

Monthly on a Thursday from 11:00 am to 12:30 am

The Little Montessori House Story Time

Bridgwater library

In addition to our usual Story & Rhyme Time on Fridays, we are lucky enough to…

Fortnightly on a Thursday from 11:00 am to 11:45 am

The U3A Italian Group

Bridgwater library

Are you interested in Italy, it’s customs, food or language? Would you like to practice your…

Monthly on a Thursday from 10:00 am to 11:45 am

Third Thursday Book Group

Wells Library

Book group held in Wells Library on the third Thursday of every month. If you are…

Monthly on a Thursday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

Toddler Storytime

Ilminster Library

Stories, rhymes and songs for pre-school children. Weekly event in term time only.

Weekly on a Tuesday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Toddler Time

Taunton Library

Stories, rhymes and activities for toddlers. Term time only.

Weekly on a Thursday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Toddler Time

Wellington Library

Stories, rhymes and activities for toddlers Term time only

Weekly on a Friday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Toddler Time

Chard Library

Songs, rhymes and short stories for pre school children.

Weekly on a Monday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Toddler Time – rhymes and stories

Frome Library

For preschool children You’re sure of a friendly welcome at any of the library’s sessions for…

Weekly on a Friday from 11:00 am to 11:30 am

Treasure Hunt

Crewkerne Library

Hunt for the Space clues hidden around the library and get a treat if you find…

Daily on a Monday and a Tuesday and a Wednesday and a Friday and a Saturday from 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

U3A Book Group 2

Bridgwater library

The very active Bridgwater U3A group hold one of their book groups here at the library,…

Monthly on a Monday from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm

U3A Drop in

Taunton Library

University of the Third Age Drop in. Join us to find out more. 3rd Monday of…

Monthly on a Monday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

U3A Playreading

Wells Library

This group reads plays in Wells Library on alternate Wednesdays, so if you are already a…

Fortnightly on a Wednesday from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

UK Online

Wincanton Library

Computers for beginners using desktops, iPads or laptops

Weekly on a Monday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

UK Online

Wells Library

For beginners only – learn to use a mouse and keyboard, set up and use email,…

Weekly on a Thursday from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

UK Online

Chard Library

Help for people with no previous experience, to get online – using a tablet or ipad

Weekly on a Tuesday from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

UK online

Chard Library

Help for people with no previous experience to start using a computer – basic skills

Weekly on a Thursday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

UK Online Basic Computer Courses

Minehead Library

Do you need help with using a computer? Want to learn how to use the internet?…

Weekly on a Thursday from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

UK Online Basic Computer Courses

Minehead Library

Do you need help with using a computer? Want to learn how to use the internet?…

Weekly on a Friday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

UK Online Basic Computer Courses

Frome Library

Get online with your tablet, ipad or laptop, or on a library PC. Do you need…

Weekly on a Monday and a Thursday from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm

Verse and Worse

Williton Library

Just drop in and join us for a light-hearted look at poetry and prose. Everyone welcome.…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 10:30 am to 11:30 am

WI Firecrackers Reading Group

Bridgwater library

If you’re a WI member or fancy joining up, come and join the lively ladies of…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm

WI Firecrackers Sewing Group

Bridgwater library

If you’re a WI member or fancy joining up, come and join the lively ladies of…

Other on a Monday from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Woolly Wednesdays

Taunton Library

Come and join our knit and natter group. Run by Friends of Taunton Library. Every 2nd…

Monthly on a Wednesday from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm

Writers Group

Glastonbury Library

Do you have a passion for writing but need encouragement to write? Then come along to…

Monthly on a Saturday from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Yeovil Library Book Group

Yeovil Library

Do you enjoy reading and talking about books? Come and join us in our monthly book…

Monthly on a Tuesday from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Youth Club

The Glass Box

Starting on the 5th June. Come along and join young Somerset at The Glass Box in…

Fortnightly on a Wednesday from 3:15 pm to 4:45 pm