Events

Toddler Group

Date: 30th April 2019 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Aston Library

Time: 10:00 - 14:00

Cost: Free

New toddler group coming to Aston Library

New toddler group at Aston Library for ages 18 months - 4 (pre-school). Every Tuesday between 10am - 2 pm from 30th April 2019, term-time only.

We have lots of brand new toys for you and your toddler to play with. Come on down and meet some new friends while you play with your toddler.

Happening today, 16th September 2019

Toddler Group

Date: 30th April 2019 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Aston Library

Location: Aston Library

Cost: Free

New toddler group coming to Aston Library

New toddler group at Aston Library for ages 18 months - 4 (pre-school). Every Tuesday between 10am - 2 pm from 30th April 2019, term-time only.

We have lots of brand new toys for you and your toddler to play with. Come on down and meet some new friends while you play with your toddler.

IT Clinic Drop in

Date: 26th October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Mastered the basics and wondering what to do next? We can help!

Help with IT from advanced Microsoft Office to basic website development via digital photography.

(No Apple devices). 

Drop in - no need to book! 

Code Club

Date: 10th June 2019 - 16th December 2019

Every week

Location: Rawmarsh Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Rawmarsh Library and Customer Service Centre

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

Chatterbooks

Date: 30th April 2019 - 16th December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Wickersley Library's fantastic childrens’ readers group is open to ages 8-10 years and completely free!

Chatterbooks is the place for your 8-10 year old to read and chat about all things books! Call the library to book your child’s place! Every Tuesday during term-time only, at 4pm until 4:30pm. Booking is essential as numbers are limited.

Mini Melodies

Date: 26th September 2017 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: £4

Music and movement for children.

Come along and have fun at our Music and Movement sessions, for children aged 0-5 and their parents/carers.

The first session is free, further sessions £4. Just turn up on the day, no booking required.

Chatterbooks

Date: 30th April 2019 - 16th December 2019

Every week

Location: Wickersley Library

Location: Wickersley Library

Cost: Free

Wickersley Library's fantastic childrens’ readers group is open to ages 8-10 years and completely free!

Chatterbooks is the place for your 8-10 year old to read and chat about all things books! Call the library to book your child’s place! Every Tuesday during term-time only, at 4pm until 4:30pm. Booking is essential as numbers are limited.

CV Workshop

Date: 24th October 2016 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Brinsworth Library

Location: Brinsworth Library

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: Brinsworth Library

Location: Brinsworth Library

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.

Rhyme Time at Maltby Library

Date: 5th November 2018 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Maltby Library

Location: Maltby 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!
 

Readers Group

Date: 19th October 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens 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.

Booking is essential.

Call the library on 01709 370038

In 2 Athletics - Tuesdays at Herringthorpe Athletics Stadium

Date: 3rd September 2019 - 22nd October 2019

Every week

Location: Herringthorpe Stadium

Location: Herringthorpe Stadium

Cost: Various /pay per term

In 2 Athletics is suitable for children aged 5 to 11 years. It is an introduction to athletics using England Athletics 365 programme and UKA Awards programme.

Location: All sessions are now being held at Herringthorpe Athletics Stadium, Middle Lane South, S65 2HR. Please note this session is outdoors so appropriate clothing is essential. (However, we do have some indoor space if needed).

Our In 2 Athletics programme offers fun activities and games for young people aged 5-11yrs (primary school aged).

Autumn Term 2019: 3rd September to 22nd October (8 weeks) TBC

Times: 17:00 - 18:00

Cost: Payment is by block. If the block has started sessions are costed at £3.50 per session.

In 2 Athletics is suitable for children aged 5 to 11 years. It is an introduction to athletics using England Athletics 365 programme and UKA Awards programme.

Each week athlete's take part in a track and a field event and lots of fun and games.

- To pay click here

To get a FREE taster session please contact before turning up: 01709 363355 or email herringthorpe.stadium@rotherham.gov.uk (send your child'd name, age and a contact number and the session you are interested in attending Tuesday or Saturday)

Places are limited

Toddletime

Date: 12th September 2017 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Wath Library

Location: Wath Library

Cost: £1 per child

Toddletime is an informal baby and toddler group which has been running for 12 years.

Our main aim is to provide a safe, fun environment, where children can play and parents/carers can chat and meet new friends. Refreshments for the children will also be availble during the session.

No need to book. session held in Wath Community room for parents and toddlers to meet up and enjoy and enjoy a play session with their children. For babies and pre-school aged children. Children can enjoy refreshments as part of the session.

Free IT support

Date: 16th June 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

Location: Swinton Library and Customer Service Centre

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 254615 for more information

Chatterbooks

Date: 11th May 2015 - 31st December 2019

Every week

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

Location: Mowbray Gardens Library

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.