Find arts and crafts near me

Arts and crafts sessions

Create your own treasures and meet people in your community by joining arts and crafts sessions at your local library. From swapping baking tips to "knit and natter" groups, get crafty in your free time. You'll also find messy play sessions to keep the little ones busy. 

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Arts and crafts

Art and crafts sessions for adults

Adult craft groups

Meet new people, create something amazing and pick up a handy new skill at craft groups near me. 

Adult craft taster session

Try your hand at crafting with these informal taster sessions. Find out more about craft taster sessions at your local library. 

Knit and natter or sew

Knit and Natter or Knit and Sew are for anyone who enjoys knitting, crochet, or cross-stitching; a chance to share hints and tips, swap patterns and make new friends.

Art exhibitions

Experience the work of our latest visiting artist. You'll find a range of exhibitions, depending on the time of year.

The great bake club

Flair for baking? Come down and swap your top tips, recipes and tricks for great cake making. The great bake club runs in certain locations only. Please check your local library's Facebook or Twitter page for more information. 

Creative writing groups

Practice your creative writing and hone your skills in a friendly, supportive group setting. Enjoy the art of writing. 

Arts and crafts chalk

Art and crafts sessions for kids

Get creative with our Messy Mornings. These craft or colouring sessions are for children aged one to four and their parents/carers.

Stay connected to your community

Tune into our libraries' Facebook and Twitter pages for information on events and sessions available in your local library. From arts and craft group and sing-alongs for young children to book recommendations and more, start following your local library's social media pages below.

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Libraries on Twitter

Enjoy games, puzzles, Q&A sessions and more from your local librarians on Twitter. Start following your local library Twitter page below to discover events and groups for kids and adults near you. 


Online library programme available on our libraries Facebook pages. Select your library to learn more.

Libraries on Facebook

Your local library's Facebook pages are full of information on what's on. From crafts and rhymes to holiday activities, get a taste of weekly sessions to book at your local library on the Facebook page.