Events

Rhyme Time at Dinnington Library

Date: 27th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library

Time: 14:00 - 14:45

Cost: Free

Every Tuesday. 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!
 

Happening today, 20th August 2019

Rhyme Time at Dinnington Library

Date: 27th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library

Location: Dinnington Library

Cost: Free

Every Tuesday. 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 Kiveton Park Library

Date: 27th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Cost: Free

Every Tuesday. Songs, stories, actions and instruments for 0 - 5 year olds and their grown-ups plus a Yummy Mummy coffee morning.

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 Thorpe Hesley Library

Date: 27th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Cost: Free

Every Tuesday. 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.

Please check availability before attending.

 

Call 0114 2457027 to check availability

Rhyme Time at Thurcroft Library

Date: 27th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Thurcroft Library

Location: Thurcroft Library

Cost: Free

Every Tuesday. 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 Wath Library

Date: 27th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: Free

Every Tuesday. 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!
 

Family History

Date: 3rd November 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Sessions to help you get to grips with your 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!   

Please phone for more information and availability.

Call 01709 544134 for more information

ICT classes

Date: 8th August 2017 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Brinsworth Library

Location: Brinsworth 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!

Help is available from a Rotherfed Digital Champion who can also offer one to one support in using all your digital devices.

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 373028 to book

Senior Citizens beginners ICT classes

Date: 10th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library

Location: Dinnington 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

This class is run by the Senior Citizen's Computer Club.

Booking is essential.

Call 01709 334426 to book a place

Readers Group

Date: 17th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

On this day every month

Location: Dinnington Library

Location: Dinnington Library

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.

Call 01709 334426 for more information

Citizens Advice Bureau Debt Advice Sessions

Date: 20th October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every fortnight

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

Citizens Advice Bureau will be visiting the library to give information and advice about managing your debts and finances.

Losing sleep? Worried? Anxious? Let us help!

Free and confidential expert debt advice and support.

Appointments necessary - please call Citizens Advice Bureau or speak to a member of staff on site.

Call Citizens Advice Bureau on 01709 515680

Kiveton Park Advice Session

Date: 2nd June 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Location: Kiveton Park Library

Cost: Free

Advice on welfare benefits, disability benefits, tax credits, legal issues, debt and employment.

We can offer:

  • Information and advice
  • Practical help with form completion
  • Help with debt management issues
  • Help with first tier tribunal appeals
  • Legal advice from volunteer solicitors

 No appointment needed, drop in and see an advisor.

Kiveton Park Independent Advice Centre

Work club

Date: 27th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Thurcroft Library

Location: Thurcroft Library

Cost: Free

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

Join us for sessions covering everything from writing an excellent CV and applying for jobs online, to information on local opportunities and great interview techniques. 

We can help with information on careers and every aspect of looking for, and applying for, your chosen jobs.

We offer free access to computers and free internet access.

Get help individually tailored to your needs!

Work club

Date: 27th January 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Riverside Library

Location: Riverside Library

Cost: Free

Every Tuesday with National Careers Service. Get into Work: expert help and advice to help you get into, or back into, work!

Join us for sessions covering everything from writing an excellent CV and applying for jobs online, to information on local opportunities and great interview techniques. 

We can help with information on careers and every aspect of looking for, and applying for, your chosen jobs.

We offer free access to computers and free internet access.

Get help individually tailored to your needs!

Health advice

Date: 20th October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

Get support and encouragement to lead a healthy lifestyle.

Health Trainers are local people who 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.

Health Trainers 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

The service is free and confidential.

Summer Reading Challenge - Week 5 - Aliens Love Underpants & Spaceship Frisbees

Date: 21st August 2019

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: £1 per child

Making spaceship frisbees & reading Aliens Love Underpants

At Wath Library for the fifth week of the Summer Reading Challenge, we will be making spaceship frisbees and reading Aliens Love Underpants together.
Places are limited and booking is essential.
Bookings for this activity will be taken from Monday the 12th of August.

Rhyme Time

Date: 1st January 2019 - 24th December 2019

Every week

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Cost: Free

This event takes place weekly at Thorpe Hesley Library.

Every Tuesday and Thursday 10am to 11am. 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!
 

Lego Club

Date: 16th April 2019 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Dinnington Library

Location: Dinnington Library

Cost: Free

Join us for Lego club at Dinnington Library.

A drop in session to let loose your creativity, and building skills. Perfect for 4-11 year olds. Join us anytime between 3:45pm-4:45pm.

Community Litter Pick - Brinsworth

Date: 20th August 2019

Location: Brinsworth

Location: Brinsworth

Cost: Free

Want to make new friends and make a difference to your environment? Join us at a community litter pick!

Come along and get involved with other members of your community in the Brinsworth Litter Busters litter pick.

All litter picking equipment is provided and all volunteers old and new are welcome to come along. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear.

Even if you can only stop for an hour all are welcome at this friendly community event. It's a great way to get out and about, meet others and improve our environment.

Meet at The Centre, Brinsworth Lane, Brinsworth.

Ladies sewing for beginners

Date: 20th October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

Ladies group to learn and improve sewing skills.

Come along and learn dressmaking, hemming, repairs and other sewing skills.

Please call the library to book your place.

Call the library on 01709 370038

Summer Reading Challenge 2019 Activities

Date: 23rd July 2019 - 27th August 2019

Every week

Location: Maltby Library

Location: Maltby Library

Cost: £1 per child

Join us at Maltby Library for our space chase themed activities.

The 2019 Summer Reading Challenge is almost here.

Come and join us throughout the summer holidays for our space themed weekly activities.

Week 1 (Tuesday 23rd July)

Smoothie lid aliens

Week 2 (Tuesday 30th July)

Rocket Making

Week 3 (Tuesday 6th August)

Solar system mobile

Week 4 (Tuesday 13th August)

Space themed lego and games

Week 5 (Tuesday 20th August)

Cardboard Aliens

Week 6 ( Tuesday 27th August)

Rocket Book marks

 

Rhyme Time at Mowbray Gardens Library

Date: 20th October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Cost: Free

Every Tuesday. 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!
 

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!

Citizens Advice Bureau advice session

Date: 10th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every fortnight

Location: Greasbrough Library

Location: Greasbrough 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.

The first hour is by appointment only, drop in thereafter.

Call 03444 111 444 to make 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.

ICT classes

Date: 10th February 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

Beginners ICT classes

Date: 10th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Thurcroft Library

Location: Thurcroft 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

Homework club

Date: 10th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Thurcroft Library

Location: Thurcroft Library

Cost: Free

Join us for our homework help session.

Help with homework and computer based activities.

Suitable for children aged 7 - 11 years.

Beginners ICT classes

Date: 10th February 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Kimberworth Library

Location: Kimberworth 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

Rhymetime

Date: 1st January 2019 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Cost: Free

This free event takes place on Tuesday and Thursday mornings 10am -11am it is a popular children encouraged to learn numbers, alphabet, colours, shapes and movement.

rhyme time session for pre school children 10-11am free session including singing dancing playing instruments in time to a wonderful mix of old and new nursery rhymes. Followed by story time and a craft/colouring activity.
 

Paranoid Android

Date: 21st August 2019

Location: Dinnington Library

Location: Dinnington Library

Cost: £1 per child

Robots at Dinnington Library Week 5 of our Summer Reading Challenge

Turn a box into a robot

Suitable for ages 5-11.

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

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.

Code Club

Date: 4th December 2018 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Aston Library

Location: Aston Library

Cost: Free

Coding club for KS2 children

Learn how to build animations and games with Splash coding!

Term time only, ages 8-12. 3:45-4:45pm.

Lego Club

Date: 1st January 2019 - 24th December 2019

Every week

Location: Thorpe Hesley Library

Cost: Free

This event is taking place at Thorpe Hesley Library.

The event is well supported and we have Lego quiz sheets for the children to do as well.

Every Tuesday 3:30-4:15, Thursday 3:30-6:30pm and Sunday 9:45-11:30am.

No pre booking required. Parents and children like the fact that its flexible.

We have two six week challenges, making a different model each week for six weeks, on completion the children can choose a small gift from the dip box which they really like.