The summer reading challenge kicks off on Saturday 13th July. The theme is space chase- celebrating 50 years since the moon landing.

Visit your local library to register, read some fantastic books, collect stickers and be in with the chance to get a medal. We also have a under 4's reading challenge-so ask about these.

There are also a range of activities planned throughout summer and we have started to list them below. This list will be contstantly updated so please visit this page again. Details about booking (where required) can be found by contacting/visiting the Library.

Kingswinford Library:

Friday 26th July, 10am-11am: Make an alien spaceship

Friday 2nd August, 10am-11am: A Rocket on a string

Friday 9th August, 10am-11am: Alien cones and tubes

Friday 30th August, 10am-11am: Make a sequin/button moon

Friday 16th August, Dudley Zoo visit: 10:30am-11:30am

Coseley Library

Monday 29 July, 10.30-11.30: Alien In Space 

Thursday 1st August, 2pm-3pm: Alien Animation

Friday 9th August, 10.00-11.00: Rocket With String 

Thursday 15th August, 2.30pm-3.30pm: Aliens Variety

Friday 16th August, 2pm - 3pm: Alien Animation 

Thursday 22nd August 2.30pm-3.30pm: Button Moon 

Brierley Hill Library

Tuesday 23rd July, 2pm-3pm:  Make an alien spaceship 

Tuesday 30th July, 2pm-3pm: A Rocket on a string

Tuesday 6th August, 2pm-3pm: Alien cones and tubes

Tuesday 27th August, 2pm-3pm: Make a sequin/button moon

Thursday 22nd August, 2pm-3pm: Dudley Zoo visit [SEN only event]


Stourbridge Library

Saturday 13th July SRC Launch Day

Saturday 13th July SRC Launch Day

Sunday 14th July 10:30am   FRG

Wednesday 17th July    11:00am   Under 5’s craft

Monday 22nd July    11:00am    K’nex session

Wednesday 24th July    10:00am SRC Craft

Thursday 25th July 10:30am    SEN Dudley Zoo Visit

Saturday 27th July    10:15am SEN Group

Wednesday 31st July 11:00am   Rattle and Rhyme

Thursday 1st August 2:00pm   SRC Craft

Monday 5th August 11:00am K’nex session

Tuesday 6th August 10:00am   SRC Craft

Sunday 11th August   10:30am  FRG

Tuesday 13th August 11:00am    Rattle and Rhyme

Friday 16th August    2:00pm   SRC Craft

Wednesday 21st August    10:00am     SRC Craft

Saturday 24th August 10:15am   SEN group

Thursday 29th August     2:00pm    SRC Craft

Sunday 8th September    10:30am    FRG

Lye Library 

Saturday 13th July 2:00pm Launch-Straw Rocket Shooters

Saturday 13th July 2:00pm Launch-Straw Rocket Shooters

Saturday 20th July All day Take away craft

Monday 22nd July 2:00pm   SRC Craft

Tuesday 30th July  2:00pm SRC Craft

Wednesday 7th August 2:00pm   K’nex session

Thursday 15th August 2:00pm   SRC Craft

Friday 23rd August 2:00pm   SRC Craft


Long Lane Library

Saturday 13th July, 10:30 – 12 Launch Activities
Saturday 20th July, 2:30 – 3:30 Alien Corner Bookmark
Saturday 27th July, 2:15 – 3:15 Rocket in Space
Monday 29th July, 11 - 12 Solar System Activity
Friday 2nd August, 10:30 – 11:30 Dudley Zoo
Tuesday 6th August, 11 – 12 Toilet Roll Alien
Wednesday 14th August, 11 – 12 Animal Lady Visit
Saturday 17th August, 2:30 – 3:30 A is for ALIEN craft
Thursday 22nd August, 2.30 -3.30 Rocket Straws
Friday 30th August, 11-12 Split-pin Astronaut
Saturday 7th September, 11:30 – 12:30 End of SRC activity