Events

Alien Attack Week 1 of our Summer Reading Challenge

Date: 24th July 2019

Location: Dinnington Library

Time: 10:30 - 11:30

Cost: £1

Mask Making

Are you and Astronaut or Alien?

You decide when you make your own mask

Suitable for ages 5-11.

Booking essential as places are limited. Call into the library to book your place

Happening today, 26th June 2019

Advice session

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Cost: Free

Free and impartial help and advice

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help!

Free and confidential expert advice and support on a wide range of subjects - debt, housing, benefits, relationships, consumer advice and more.

 

Drop-in, no need to book.

Archaeology Exhibition

Date: 4th May 2019 - 5th July 2019

Every day

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Swinton Archaeological Society Exhibition

The latest exhibition in the Swinton Libraray mini-museum consists of finds and information provided by the Swinton Archeology Society. Free to all - if you love Time Team you shouldn't mis this. Disabled access to the museum.

The exhibition runs from 4.5.2019 to 5.7.2019.

Citizens Advice Bureau Debt Advice

Date: 3rd June 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help.

Free and confidential expert debt advice and support.

Appointments are necessary. 

Call 01709 515680 to book an appointment

Citizens Advice Bureau drop-in session

Date: 6th September 2017 - 31st December 2019

Every fortnight

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Free and impartial help and advice

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help!

Free and confidential expert advice and support on a wide range of subjects - debt, housing, benefits, relationships, consumer advice and more.

Drop-in, no need to book.

Coffee & Games Morning

Date: 29th May 2019 - 4th September 2019

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free to attend (50p per drink)

Games, puzzles and quizzes with refreshments available

Join us on Wednesday mornings when we'll be playing classic boardgames like Scrabble and Dominoes, laying out jigsaws and handing out quizzes.

Refreshments are available for 50p each.

Councillors surgery

Date: 2nd May 2018 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Surgery for Local Councillor Ken Wyatt

As a committee community activist Ken Wyatt is involved in a number of voluntary and community organisations in the local area including Swinton Sports and Health Group and the Area Housing Panel. If you need to see Ken about anything you can come to one of his regular surgeries or Ken is contactable by telephone, SMS text, email, and is also user of twitter and facebook.

Contact details:

32 Church St, Swinton, Mexborough, S64 8QA

Call Cllr Wyatt on 01709 583073

Call Cllr Wyatt on 07951 786561

Email Cllr Wyatt

Debt advice session

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

Free and impartial help and advice

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help!

Free and confidential expert debt advice and support.

Appointments are necessary.

Call 01709 515680 to make an appointment

Family History

Date: 6th September 2017 - 31st December 2019

Every fortnight

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Sessions to help you get to grips with Family History.

This is a drop-in session, no need to book.

Whether you're just unearthing the roots of your family tree, or you've got almost every branch and twig labelled, we can help! Come to one of our Family History Sessions where staff are on hand to guide you, and give you free access to sites such as Find My Past: We subscribe so you don't have to!

This session is organised by the Senior Citizens' Family History Group.

Call 01709 334426 for more information

Free I.T. Support

Date: 17th June 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Rawmarsh Library and Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

Weekly free I.T. sessions to help you to improve your computer skills.

Want to improve your IT Skills?

Join this friendly group where you can receive basic IT support and gain new computer skills.

Use our computers free of charge or bring your own device to connect to the free Wi-Fi.

Call 01709 255682 for more information

Free IT support

Date: 17th June 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Want to improve your IT skills?

Join this friendly group where you can receive basic IT support and gain new computer skills.

Use our computers free of charge or bring your own device to connect to the free Wi-Fi.

Call 01709 334426 for more information

IT for beginners

Date: 21st October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Beginners' IT classes for English language learners.

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer!  

Help with everything from getting started; using a keyboard and mouse, to setting up an email account, surfing the internet and much more. In our friendly, informal courses you'll be able to go at your own pace and relax in the knowledge that staff are always on hand to help. We have computers available for you to use for free, and free internet access too!

We can also offer you free online access to many fantastic resources (we subscribe so you don't have to):

•    Find My Past
•    e-Magazines
•    e-Books
•    e-AudioBooks
•    Ancestry

Knit and Natter

Date: 10th April 2019 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

A friendly, relaxed group who knit and natter every Wednesday. Come and join the fun at Dinnington Library.

Whether you're a complete beginner or an avid knitter, come along to our drop in sessions where you can make new friends or meet existing ones as you swap tips and help each other.

Knit and natter

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

A friendly, relaxed group who knit and natter! All welcome!

Whether you're just learning to knit or you've been knitting for years - come and join us for a good knit and natter! Help and instruction given to those who need it, tea and coffee given to everyone!

Learn a new skill or master an old one; swap tips, patterns and gossip!

Medieval History Society

Date: 4th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Learn all about this fascinating period of our history in these illuminating sessions.

Term time only.

Presentations are delivered by an expert in the Medieval Period of History; from kings and politics to the day-to-day lives of the people.

Call 01709 873542 for more information

Patchwork Quilting

Date: 11th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Join our informal group for patchwork quilting.

A chance for people who like quilt making to meet up, make friends and work together.

Rhyme Time at Aston Library

Date: 28th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Aston Library

Location: Aston Library

Cost: Free

Every Wednesday. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Rhyme Time: our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!
 

Rhyme Time at Maltby Library

Date: 28th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Maltby Library

Location: Maltby Library

Cost: Free

Every Wednesday. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Rhyme Time: our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!
 

Rhyme Time at Riverside Library

Date: 3rd June 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Riverside Library

Location: Riverside Library

Cost: Free

Every Wednesday 11am to 11.30am. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Rhyme Time: our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bear Club!

Rhyme Time at Swinton Library

Date: 27th April 2016 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Rhyme time –stories and songs for the under 5’s

Join us for Rhyme Time: Our fun, friendly and informal song and story session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy exploring beautiful stories and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day, and be sure to ask about our Bookstart Bearclub! 

Shared Reading Group

Date: 5th June 2019 - 18th December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Love to read or listen to stories and poems then Shared Reading is for you.

Our Shared Reading group is a place to relax, make new friends and share stories with others. You can just drop in, sit down and enjoy listening to a great story or poem, there's no pressure to talk or read. Why not give it a try. We meet every Wednesday at Rawmarsh Library.

Contact Rawmarsh Library

Toddlertime

Date: 14th October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Every Wednesday. Songs, stories, actions, instruments and toys for 2-5 year olds and their grown-ups.

Join us for Toddlertime: our fun, friendly and informal song, story and play session!

We sing, dance and play along to a fantastic mix of music - classic nursery rhymes as well as newer songs; all are sure to become firm favourites!

The fun doesn't stop when the music does! Enjoy playing with toys, exploring beautiful stories, and unleash your creativity with our crafts.

There is no need to book, simply come along on the day! And be sure to ask us about our Bookstart Bearclub!