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We hold many events in our libraries throughout the year, the details of which will be posted below.

Please Note, some events may be postponed or cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control. You are advised to check with the event organiser beforehand.

Junior Reading Group

Our junior 'Book Buddies 'meet every three weeks to discuss the latest book they've read. They also do word searches, puzzles and generally chat about what they like to read. This is all followed by a drink and a snack.

Venue: Llay Library / Llyfrgell Llay
Dates: 06/01/2017 to 23/12/2018
Time: 3.30-4.30

This is event is suitable for 5-11

Contact llay library on 01978855100 or email llay.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: free

Date event submitted: 06 January 2017 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=10549

Scrabble Club

Why not bring a friend and pop into the library for a quiet game of scrabble. All abilities welcome from beginner to expert! Boards, reference books and a cuppa all provided.

Venue: Gwersyllt Library
Dates: 31/08/2017 to 31/08/2019
Time: Monday 2pm

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Gwersyllt Library on 01978 722890 or email gwersyllt.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 31 August 2017 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11248

Knit and natter

Bring your latest project, be it knitting, crochet or sewing, and have chance to get on with it in this pleasant chatty group. Get inspiration and advice from other members and enjoy a cuppa as you get on with your hobby in peace!

Venue: Gwersyllt Library
Dates: 31/08/2017 to 31/08/2019
Time: Tuesday 2pm - 4pm

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Gwersyllt Library on 01978 722890 or email gwersyllt.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 31 August 2017 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11249

Citizen's Advice Bureau

Free impartial confidential advice on any topic including employment, benefits and debt issues This is a drop in session so there is no need to book an appointment

Venue: Gwersyllt Resource Centre
Dates: 31/08/2017 to 31/08/2019
Time: Thursday 9.30 - 12.30

This is event is suitable for All ages

Contact Gwersyllt Library on 01978 722890 or email gwersyllt.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 31 August 2017 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11247

Brynteg Book Club

Brynteg Book Club for Adult Readers. Last Thursday of every month 2-3pm Everyone welcome - tea and biscuits/cake included.

Venue: Brynteg Library/Llyfrgell Brynteg
Dates: 28/09/2017 to 29/11/2018
Time: 2-3pm

This is event is suitable for 16+

Contact Lynda Davies on 01978 759523 or email Brynteg.Library@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 759523

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 13 September 2017 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11290

Adult Book Club

Friendly group of people who love their books! Each time the group meet they discuss a different title and share thoughts on the writing.

Venue: Llay Library
Dates: 03/10/2017 to 02/10/2018
Time: 2-3 pm every 4 weeks

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Llay Library on 01978855100 or email llay.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 02 October 2017 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11333

Lite Arted

'Lite Arted' - Art for fun for grown-ups! First Thursday of every month 2.15-4.15pm at Brynteg Library. £2 per person to cover the cost of materials. Coffee, cake and chat included!

Venue: Brynteg Library/Llyfrgell Brynteg
Dates: 05/10/2017 to 06/12/2018
Time: 2.15 - 4.15pm

This is event is suitable for 16+

Contact Carol Jones on 01978 759523 or email Brynteg.Library@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 759523

Ticket Price: £2

Date event submitted: 13 September 2017 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11291

Parchment Craft Group

Parchment Craft Group at Llay Library starting Thursday 26th October 2017. Please bring your parchment craft kit with you!"

Venue: Llay Library
Dates: 26/10/2017 to 20/12/2018
Time: 1.00-3.00pm

This is event is suitable for adult

Contact Llay Library on 01978 855100 or email llay.library'wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: free

Date event submitted: 04 January 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11468

Read Aloud

A free weekly shared reading group. Each Tuesday the group will read a short story and a poem and discuss their merits along the way whilst enjoying a cup of tea. Everyone is welcome!

Venue: Wrexham Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 2.30-4pm

This is event is suitable for 16+

Contact Debbie Williams on 01978 292090 or email debbie.williams@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 292090

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 15 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11546

Computer Drop In

Need help with emails, attachments or any practical help with your PC? Come along and we will try and help

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 2.00 p.m. Every Thursday

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Chirk Library on 01691772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free of charge

Date event submitted: 22 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11559

Story/Rhymetime

Rhymes and story for under fives

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 3.30 p.m. - 4.00p.m. Every Friday

This is event is suitable for under 5

Contact Chirk Library on 01691772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free of Charge

Date event submitted: 22 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11560

Citizens Advice Bureau

Free Impartial Advice

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: Every Monday 9.00 a.m. - 12 noon

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Chirk Library on 01691772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 22 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11561

Glue N' Stick Friday

Craft session for under 8's

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 4.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. last Friday of the Month

This is event is suitable for Under 8

Contact Chirk Library on 01691772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free of Charge

Date event submitted: 22 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11562

Adult Reading Group

Adult reading group, come along for a lively discussion

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 2.30 p.m. first Tuesday of the month

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Chirk Library on 01691772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 22 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11563

Language and Play Chatterbox sessions

Singing songs, chatting and playing, sharing stories. Every Thursday (Term Time)

Venue: Cefn Mawr Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 1-2.15

This is event is suitable for 0-3

Contact Rosie Marubbi on 01978 820938 or email cefnmawr.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 16 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11549

Lego Club

For kids who love Lego, what will YOU build? Every Thursday

Venue: Cefn Mawr Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 3.30-4.30

This is event is suitable for 4+

Contact Rosie Marubbi on 01978 820938 or email cefnmawr.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: 50p per child

Date event submitted: 16 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11550

Knit and Natter

Bring what you are working on, Share your knitting skills with others, Swap patterns and designs. No need to book just bring your knitting! Every Wednesday

Venue: Cefn Mawr Library
Dates: 01/01/2018 to 31/12/2019
Time: 2.30-4.30

This is event is suitable for Any

Contact Rosie Marubbi on 01978820938 or email cefnmawr.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 15 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11548

Craft Group

This is a friendly group who are always welcoming new members. It is free to attend and you do not need to book - just come and join us! The group mainly knit, crochet & cross stitch and are willing to share their skills.

Venue: Llay Library / Llyfrgell Llay
Dates: 10/01/2018 to 12/12/2018
Time: 1.00 - 3.00pm

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Llay Library on 01978 855100 or email llay.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 04 January 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11467

READING GROUP

Reading Group on the 4th Tuesday of the month 2 - 3pm everyone welcome. Free.

Venue: Coedpoeth Library
Dates: 23/01/2018 to 27/11/2018
Time: 2 - 3pm

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Coedpoeth Library on 01978 722920 or email coedpoeth.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 02 January 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11465

KIDS CLUB

Crafts, colourings and puzzles on the 1st Tuesday of the month (term time only). Ages 3 - 8 years, children must be accompanied by an adult.

Venue: Coedpoeth Library
Dates: 06/02/2018 to 04/12/2018
Time: 3.30 - 4.15pm

This is event is suitable for 3 - 8 YEARS

Contact Coedpoeth Library on 01978 722920 or email coedpoeth.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: FREE

Date event submitted: 02 January 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11464

Craft Group

This is a friendly group who are always welcoming new members. It is free to attend and you do not need to book - just come and join us!

Venue: Gwersyllt Library
Dates: 15/02/2018 to 31/12/2020
Time: Fridays 2pm to 5pm

This is event is suitable for Adult

Contact Gwersyllt Library on 01978722890 or email gwersyllt.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 15 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11547

Ruabon Readers Book Club

Informal monthly book club where the readers discuss their chosen book over a cuppa.

Venue: Llyfrgell Rhiwabon/Ruabon Library
Dates: 07/03/2018 to 06/03/2019
Time: 2.15yp/pm

This is event is suitable for Oedolion/Adults

Contact LLyfrgell Rhiwabon/Ruabon Library on 01978 822002 or email ruabon.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 822002

Ticket Price: Am Ddim/Free

Date event submitted: 19 February 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11554

Jigsaw Swap

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO BRING YOUR UNWANTED AND COMPLETE JIGSAWS AND SWAP FOR ANOTHER. WE WILL BE HOLDING THIS ONCE A MONTH ON A THURSDAY AT 2.30 PM (UNLESS REQUESTED MORE OFTEN)!

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 01/05/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 2.30 p.m. 1st Thursday of the month

This is event is suitable for All

Contact Chirk Library on 01691772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 30 April 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11718

Stori a Chan session for under five's at Wrexham Library every Thursday between 2-2.30pm

Story Time for under 5's bilingual session every Thursday afternoon 2 - 2.30pm.

Venue: Wrexham Library
Dates: 07/06/2018 to 20/12/2018
Time: 2 - 2.30pm

This is event is suitable for under 5's

Contact Nia Davies on 01978292090 or email Nia.Davies@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 292090

Ticket Price: free

Date event submitted: 04 May 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11737

Story & Rhymetime (for under 5's - Tuesdays)

Story & Rhymetime

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 11/09/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 2.15pm - 2.45pm Every Tuesday

This is event is suitable for 0 - 5

Contact Chirk Library on 01691 772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 14 August 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11931

Story & Rhymetime (for under 5's - Tuesdays)

Story & Rhymetime

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 11/09/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: 2.15pm - 2.45pm Every Tuesday

This is event is suitable for 0 - 5

Contact Chirk Library on 01691 772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 14 August 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11932

Books Inside out

Award-winning after school club for 8-10 year olds, exploring books and creative writing. Short stories, book reviews, poetry, comics, pop-up books, illustration.

Venue: Wrexham Library
Dates: 12/09/2018 to 17/07/2019
Time: Wednesdays 4-5pm

This is event is suitable for 8-10

Contact Emily Ashworth on 01978 292604 or email emily.ashworth@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 292090 - advanced booking is required

Ticket Price: 50p

Date event submitted: 14 September 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=12023

Integrated Autism Service Drop In Session

Integrated Autism Service Drop In Session

Venue: Chirk Library
Dates: 13/09/2018 to 31/12/2018
Time: Every Tuesday 2.15 p.m. - 4.15 p.m.

This is event is suitable for All

Contact Chirk Library on 01691772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 20 August 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11941

Learning at Lunchtime: History and Archaeology of Holt Castle

Steve Grenter, Heritage Services Manager, at Wrexham Museum will be talking about the history and archaeology of Holt Castle. Find out more about this local castle which was built between 1283 and 1311 by John de Warenne and his grandson, successive earls of Surrey, following the defeat of Llywelyn ap Gruffudd, Prince of Wales.

Venue: Wrexham Library
Date: 03/10/2018
Time: 1-2pm

This is event is suitable for Any

Contact Debbie Williams on 01978 292090 or email debbie.williams@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 292090

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 07 September 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=12000

Growing Cress Heads

National Libraries Week. My Time. My Space. My Library. Growing Cress Heads: Plant your own cress head, take it home and watch it grow!

Venue: Brynteg Library, Quarry Road, Brynteg, LL11 6AB
Date: 08/10/2018
Time: 4-5pm

This is event is suitable for 3-10

Contact Lynda Davies on 01978 759523 or email Lynda.Davies@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 759523 - advanced booking is required

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 17 September 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=12028

Clare Mackintosh

Libraries Week Meet Sunday Times bestselling author Clare Mackintosh who will be talking about her latest novel; Let Me Lie. There will be an opportunity to buy her books and have them signed after the talk. Tickets available from https://bit.ly/2OXtGLX

Venue: Wrexham Library
Date: 11/10/2018
Time: 7pm

This is event is suitable for any

Contact Debbie Williams on 01978 292090 or email debbie.williams@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 292090

Ticket Booking Website: https://bit.ly/2OXtGLX (external link)

Ticket Price: £5

Date event submitted: 24 August 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11979

All things Dinosaur event

All things Dinosaur event. Includes Crafts, games, treasure hunt, fancy dress and other fun dinosaur themed activities

Venue: Chirk Library
Date: 29/10/2018
Time: 2.00 p.m.

This is event is suitable for age 4-11 years

Contact Chirk Library on 01691772344 or email chirk.library@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01691772344 - advanced booking is required

Ticket Price: £1.00 per child

Date event submitted: 20 August 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=11942

Five Ways to Wellbeing

Help your mental health with the Five Ways to Wellbeing. We all lead busy lives and our mental health can suffer. One way to ensure that we look after our own mental health is to learn about the Five Ways to Wellbeing. This session will introduce you to the Five Ways and how they can be incorporated into your own life on a daily basis. We will look briefly at the signs and symptoms of the most common mental health problems and complete a mindfulness exercise.

Venue: Brynteg Library, Quarry Rd, Brynteg, LL11 6AB
Date: 30/10/2018
Time: 2-3pm

This is event is suitable for 16+

Contact Lynda Davies on 01978 759523 or email Lynda.Davies@wrexham.gov.uk

Box Office: 01978 759523 - advanced booking is required

Ticket Price: Free

Date event submitted: 17 September 2018 | Link to this event: www.wrexham.gov.uk/english/leisure_tourism/WhatsOnAction.cfm?Event_ID=12027