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, 21st July 2019

Rhyme Time at Kimberworth Library

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Kimberworth Library

Location: Kimberworth Library

Cost: Free

Every Monday. 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 Wickersley Library

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Every Monday. 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!
 

Parkwood Healthcare

Date: 15th April 2019 - 30th December 2019

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library

Location: Dinnington Library

Cost: Free

Get support and encouragement to lead a healthy lifestyle at Dinnington Library

Parkwood Healthcare are trained to help you make positive lifestyle changes. They offer you practical support and advice on a range of lifestyle changes that will help you make small achievable changes to the way you live your life.

Parkwood Healthcare can help if you:

  • want help to eat more healthily
  • would like to lose weight or become more active
  • are feeling depressed, stressed or anxious
  • want advice on drinking sensibly or stopping smoking

To make an appointment, contact: 01709 718720

The service is free and confidential

ICT classes

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Maltby Library

Location: Maltby Library

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

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

Booking is essential. 

Call 01709 812150 to book

ICT classes

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

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

ICT classes

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

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

Call 01709 544134 to book a place

ICT drop in sessions at Riverside House

Date: 4th September 2017 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Riverside Library

Location: Riverside Library

Cost: Free

Riverside House Library is offering free ICT Classes for customers who are not confident using ICT to gain basic ICT skills.

Riverside House Library is offering free ICT Classes for customers who are not confident using ICT to gain basic ICT skills. Sessions are drop in and will take place in Wing C of Riverside House Library (nearest the cafe) every Monday (2.00 pm - 4.00 pm).

ICT classes

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

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

Call 01709 544134 to book a place

Code Club

Date: 10th June 2019 - 16th December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Beginners guide to using code

What is coding? What can I use it for? What are the basics? We are offering you the chance to find out every Monday after school at Rawmarsh Library. Give us a call on 01709 255682 to book your place. Suitable for ages 7 - 14

CV Workshop

Date: 24th October 2016 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Come along for free advice and support for CV writing or updating your existing CV's.

This event is suitable for all ages. Anyone is welcome to attend.

These sessions are drop-in workshops.

 

No booking is necessary. Just come along on the day.

Get To Know Your Tablet PC

Date: 24th October 2016 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

Come along to a free tablet PC course.

This course provides free one-to-one advice and support for using a tablet PC.

These drop-in sessions are with a Rotherfed Digital Champion that can be tailored to what you need to know.

The tablet course is open to anyone that wants or needs support using a tablet device. The sessions are run on a one-to-one basis and can be tailored to suit learner needs so would be helpful for older people who may need support with using their tablet PC.

No need to book.

Anyone can attend this course. Everyone is welcome.

Lego Club at Wickersley Library

Date: 15th April 2019 - 23rd December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Lego Club has arrived at Wickersley Library!

Join in the fun at Wickersley Library's FREE Lego Club for ages 4 years and up! Every Monday from 3:30pm until 4:30pm with no need to book.

Readers Group

Date: 19th October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

A friendly, welcoming group with a shared love of books!

We love books, and we love talking about them! Join us for lively, interesting debate in a friendly and relaxed setting.

We read all sorts of books, and no genre is taboo! Everyone can influence the choice of book and everyone's opinion counts!

We are not a stuffy group, but a warm and welcoming one where the socialising is just as important as the reading.

Some groups have tea/coffee, cake and even wine clubs - contact us for details.

Booking is essential.

Call the library on 01709 370038

Work club - National Careers Service

Date: 4th September 2017 - 31st December 2019

Every fortnight

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Every Monday. Get into Work: expert help and advice to help you get into, or back into, work!

Drop in on Monday mornings for computer access to job search or create your CV. If you require assistance or are unfamiliar with computers, book an appointment with the National Careers Service for 1-to-1 help.

Call 01709 873542 to book

ICT classes

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Cost: Free

Join us for courses to help you to get started, and get the best out of your computer! No jargon, just simple plain English.

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

Advice session

Date: 11th May 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.

Chatterbooks

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location:

Location:

Cost: Free

A fantastic readers group for seven to 11 year olds.

Read and talk about the books that you want to! Argue over the best authors, the most evil characters, whether the ending is up to scratch or not. As well as reading and discussing books, there are games, competitions, arts and crafts! Drop in, no need to book.

Swinton Library - Space Chase Launch and exhibition

Date: 8th July 2019 - 30th July 2019

Every day

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Cost: Free

Space Chase launch with exhibition and activities, working with Swinton Astronomical Society.

Space Chase launch with exhibition and activities, working with Swinton Astronomical Society. Live feed from the Space Station, display of Sopace memorabilia and film footage.