Digital Events and Activities from the Library

Library events and activities now available online


Join a ‘Digital Readers Group’ or the ‘Library Lego Club’, take part in a ‘Coding Challenge’, watch online ‘Storytime at Home’ or ‘Rhyme Time’ videos, view ‘Poetry in Motion’ performances from local Worcestershire writers, create and learn together with ‘Wacky Wednesday’ and Silly Science experiments.

Visit our facebook page to see events as they happen or subscribe to our You Tube Channel to access events on demand.

To book a free business or employability webinar visit our Eventbrite page

 

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Worcestershire Libraries YouTube (opens in a new window)

 

Worcestershire Libraries Eventbrite page (opens in a new window)

 

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Mondays

Storytime at Home

Watch and listen to favourite stories, read by Worcestershire Library staff. For children to enjoy alongside their parents and carers. Videos are posted on Facebook every Monday at 10.00am

Tuesdays

Library Lego Club online

Join the Library Lego Club (opens in a new window) on Facebook and be inspired to build, create and share. New challenges are set on the third Tuesday of every month at 10.00am.

Wednesdays

Wacky Wednesday

Learn and create together with literary themed craft activities aimed at pre-schoolers. New activities are posted on Facebook every Wednesday at 1.30pm

Thursdays

Virtual Coding and Computing Club

Join the virtual coding and computing club (opens in a new window) on Facebook for 7 to 17 year olds and their families. Monthly challenges enable exploration of coding for all levels from beginner to advanced, utilising a variety of software and programming languages. New challenges are set monthly on the last Thursday of the month.

Poetry on Form

Watch Amanda Bonnick, member of staff at The Hive and Poet in Residence for Worcester Cathedral, celebrate the many types of poetry in these bitesize masterclasses on poetic form. Videos are posted on Facebook every Thursday at 2.00pm. Visit the YouTube playlist here (opens in a new window)

Fridays

Rhyme Time online

Watch and join in Rhyme Time Online. Bitesize bounce and rhyme sessions aimed at pre-school children to enjoy alongside their parents and carers. Videos are posted on Facebook every Friday at 10.30am

Poetry in Motion

Watch poetry performances and readings from a network of local writers, many exclusively performed for Worcestershire Libraries. Videos are posted on Facebook every Friday at 2.00pm. Visit the YouTube playlist here (opens in a new window)

Saturdays

Online social connecting Groups

Digital Readers Group for Adults

Join the Digital Readers group for Adults (opens in a new window) on Facebook to connect with likeminded individuals. For library members aged 18 and over. Download, read and discuss titles from our digital library catalogue. New books are chosen on the first day of each calendar month. Discussions are led by library staff.

Digital Readers Group for Young Adults

Join the Digital Readers group for Young Adults (opens in a new window) on Facebook to connect with likeminded individuals. For young adult library members aged 13 to 17 years. Download, read and discuss titles from our digital library catalogue. New books are chosen on the first day of each calendar month. Discussions are led by library staff.

Virtual Italian Language Café

Join the virtual Italian language cafe (opens in a new window) on Facebook. Aimed at intermediate and advanced language learners who want to improve fluency in Italian. Informal, monthly gatherings via Zoom provide a relaxed environment within which to practice your Italian language skills.

Virtual Russian Language Café

Join the virtual Russian language cafe (opens in a new window) on Facebook. Aimed at intermediate and advanced language learners who want to improve fluency in Russian and connect with fellow Russian speakers online. Informal, monthly gatherings via Zoom provide a relaxed environment within which to practice your Russian language skills.

Business Book Group

Join the business book group (opens in a new window) on Facebook to network with like-minded people whilst developing your business knowledge. Reading and sharing business books is a great way for entrepreneurs to stay informed regarding business trends, learn new skills and develop innovative ways of working.

Webinars

Business

Online business support is available through a series of free webinars from BIPC Worcestershire and the national BIPC network.

Employability

Advice and support on a range of topics relating to job seeking, training and volunteering is available through a series of monthly webinars.

To find out more and book your place on a business or employability webinar, visit Worcestershire Libraries on Eventbrite (opens in a new window)  

Events on Demand


Storytime at Home #1 – Hairy Maclary

Rhyme Time online #1

Poetry in Motion - Claire Walker - 'At the Museum'

Storytime at Home #14 - The Chimpanzees of Happy Town

Watch more

Watch more videos on our Worcestershire Libraries YouTube Channel (opens in a new window)