Find fun for the little ones

Better offer a variety of arts and craft sessions and classes, reading groups and more, giving your child the perfect opportunity to learn new skills, bring out their creative side and socialise with others. These sessions are specifically for the little ones.  Visit the timetable tab of your local library for session times available in your area.

Types of Children's Activities

Baby Rhyme Time

Help your little ones learn, with songs and rhymes for children aged 0-2.

Story Time

Inspire their imaginations early, with stories for children aged 2-5.

Messy Mornings

Get creative! These craft or colouring sessions are for children aged 1-4 and their parents/carers.

Chess Club

Beginners and budding Grand Masters are welcome at these sessions in the Children's Library.

Scrabble Club

Scrabble Club is a great way to improve your child's English and Maths, as well as making new friends with the world's most popular word-based board game.


Crazy about books? Aged between 10 and 15? This is the club for you. Share your favourite books, discover new authors and meet new book-loving friends.


If your child loves a good read, or they're looking to brush up their reading skills, this club could be just the ticket. It's open to children aged between 6 and 10 , giving them the chance to read and learn in a friendly, welcoming environment.

Study Support Club

A problem shared is a problem halved - especially when it comes to homework. That's why this club's here to help!

Reading Support

One-to-one volunteer support to help children aged 6 and above become better, more confident readers.

Ballet Babes

Ballet Babes classes for ages 18 months – 3 years.

Tiny tots take their first steps in ballet through music and movement. This fun class is a great introduction to dance. Our teachers use an imaginative approach to natural movement where you will be transported into a magical world, helping to develop your child’s motor skills, balance and coordination. Parents participate with their children in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere.

What to give it a try? Your first class is free, we call it a taster session.

Our sessions run inline with the school term and are booked in 6 week blocks.