Click and collect library books and printing in Thirsk

As well as our home delivery, you can contact us to request books, audio, DVDs for your family; make an appointment or drop by during opening hours to collect them once our volunteers have got them ready. You can send us printing via email – pick up and pay when you come! When you come,Continue reading “Click and collect library books and printing in Thirsk”

Summer Reading Challenge 2020

The Silly Squad – Summer Reading Challenge 2020 is here – and is 100% digital this year. You can register NOW! Children sign up to the official website and create theirown profile at If you’re in Thirsk, even though we’re not quite open yet, you can get library books for your children through ourContinue reading “Summer Reading Challenge 2020”

VE Day – celebrate at home

Here’s a little background to share with younger generations, about what happened 75 years ago today: While many of the VE Day 75th Anniversary commemorations have sadly had to be cancelled there are still lots of ways to mark the occasion. If there’s a noticeable bunting shortage in your windows here’s how you can makeContinue reading “VE Day – celebrate at home”

World Book Night 2020 – Reading Hour

Thirsk Community Library is taking part in World Book Night this year on 23rd April 2020, at 7pm for an online Reading Hour across social media. Join in on Facebook in Thirsk Virtual Library or via our Facebook Event. You can also chat with us on Instagram or Twitter. Here’s information about this year’s selectionContinue reading “World Book Night 2020 – Reading Hour”

Lego Club at Thirsk Community Library

Thank you to all the children who came along to our first Lego club and made it such a success! Lego club started on Thursday 6th February 2020 and runs 3.45 to 5.30 pm (flexibly). For children from 7 upwards. Parents are warmly invited to attend and to help the group. £1 per week. RefreshmentsContinue reading “Lego Club at Thirsk Community Library”

February half term activities

Arts and crafts, and Warhammer, at Thirsk Library! We have two special activity days at Thirsk Community Library for ages 5-11. First off, we have an arts and crafts session on Monday 17th February, 10:30-11:30 on the theme of superheroes. All ages 5-11 are welcome to come along! Superhero craft session Whether your little oneContinue reading “February half term activities”