Events

Discover what’s going on at your local library and libraries around the county. Our calendar lists clubs, children’s activities, training, talks, special events and outreach activities for all ages and interests.

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One off events - (8)

Space Day

Wells Library

Celebrate World Space Day 2019 with Wells and Mendip Astronomers. Learn about Astrophotography, spectroscopy, 3D space…

5 October, 2019 from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm

Author Talk – Dr Justin Newland

Wells Library

In this illustrated talk, local author Justin Newland will explore why ancient Egypt is described as…

12 October, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Common Salt – Performance Around a Table

Wells Library

It explores the colonial, geographical history of England and India, taking an expansive and emotional time-travel,…

19 October, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm

Common Salt – Performance Around a Table

Wells Library

It explores the colonial, geographical history of England and India, taking an expansive and emotional time-travel,…

19 October, 2019 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Ghost Story Writing Workshop

Wells Library

Come and listen to a ghost story told by local author Beth Webb, and then learn…

30 October, 2019 from 9:45 am to 12:00 pm

Half-term Money Sense Session

Wells Library

Become a fraud investigator with a fun, interactive free workshop. For children aged 8 to 12…

1 November, 2019 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am

Author Talk – Andrew Powell-Thomas

Wells Library

Come and join author Andrew Powell-Thomas for a talk on his recent book, as he explores…

8 November, 2019 from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

Your House through History

Have you ever wondered about the history of your house? Come along to this talk and…

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

Regular events - (10)

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

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

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 Natter

Wells Library

For the experienced knitter and the beginner – all welcome.

Weekly on a Thursday from 1:30 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…

Other on a Friday from 11:00 am to 12:30 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

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

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

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