National Libraries Week

National Libraries Week Events

Drop-in to all Merton Libraries this week to discover how you can bring stories to life with augmented reality books!

Colliers Wood Library

Introduction to Instagram: Monday 7 October, 1-4pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Silver Surfers - Beginner IT: Monday 7 October, 5-7pm. Free drop-in.

RB Digital - Drop in to learn how to download eAudiobooks, eComics, magazines and more, for free. Tuesday 8 October, 2.30-4.00pm. Free drop-in.

Code Club - Children will need to bring their own laptops/tablets. Tuesday 8 October, 4.15-5.15pm. Free, booking required via the library.

IT Support: Friday 11 October, 10am-1pm. Free drop in.

Saturday Scribblers - Colour and draw all things tech: Saturday 12 October, 1.30-3.00pm. Free drop-in.

Mitcham Library

IT Support: Monday 7 October, 9.30am-12.30pm. Free, booking required via the library.

IT Support: Thursday 10 October, 10am-1pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Colouring session - Colour all things tech: Thursday 10 0ctober, 12.30-1.30pm. Free drop-in.

IT Support: Thursday 10 October, 1.30-5.30pm. Free, booking required via the library.

IT Support: Friday 11 October, 9.30am-12.30pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Health MOT - free mini health check up with One You Merton: Friday 11 October, 3-5pm. Free drop-in.

Motion Stop Animation - Make your own animations: Saturday 12 October, 10am-12.30pm. Free drop-in.

Free Film Screening - Hint: An animated action comedy adventure about a robotics genius who forms a superhero team (R:PG): Saturday 12 October, 12-2pm. Free drop-in.

Morden Library

Libby - Learn to download eBooks for free: Monday 7 October, 9-11.30am. Free drop-in.

Lego Club - Includes fun activity sheets: Monday 7 October, 4-5pm. Free drop-in for ages 5-12 years.

RB Digital - Learn to download eAudiobooks, eComics, magazines and more, for free. Tuesday 8 October, 12-1.30pm. Free drop-in.

IT Support: Tuesday 8 October, 3-5pm. Free, booking required via the library.

IT Support: Wednesday 9 October, 1-3pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Lego Club - Includes fun activity sheets, 5-6pm. Free drop-in for ages 5-12 years.

IT Support: Friday 11 October, 10-11am. Free, booking required via the library.

Lego Club - Includes fun activity sheets: Friday 11 October, 4-5pm. Free drop-in for ages 5-12 years.

Lego Club - Includes free activity sheets: Saturday 12 October, 3-4pm. Free drop-in for ages 5-12 years.

Pollards Hill Library

IT Support: Tuesday 8 October, 10am-12.30pm. Free drop-in.

Health MOT - free mini health check up with One You Merton: Tuesday 8 October, 10am-12pm. Free drop-in.

Beginner's Computer Class: Friday 11 October, 10am-12pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Drama Workshop - Free drama workshop with Bonnaire Arts Education & Training, based on popular books: Saturday 12 October, 3-4.30pm. Free drop-in for ages 5-12 years.

Raynes Park Library

IT Support: Monday 7 October, 10am-1pm. Free drop-in.

IT Support: Monday 7 October, 3-5pm. Free drop-in.

IT Support: Tuesday 8 October, 9.30-11am. Free drop-in.

IT Support: Thursday 10 October, 10am-1pm. Free drop-in.

Health MOT- free mini health check up with One You Merton: Thursday 10 October, 2-4pm. Free drop-in.

IT Support: Friday 11 October, 10am-12pm. Free drop-in.

Beginner's IT Class: Friday 11 October, 2-4pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Britannica - Learn to use their free online resources, including homework help, online safety and games: Friday 11 October, 1-4pm. Free drop-in.

West Barnes Library

Libby - Learn to download free eBooks: Monday 7 October, 12.30-3pm. Free drop-in.

IT Support: Monday 7 October, 1-2pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Introduction to Facebook: Saturday 12 October, 9.30am-1pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Introduction to Twitter: Saturday 12 October, 1.30-4.30pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Wimbledon Library

IT Support: Monday 7 October, 12.30-2.45pm. Free, booking required via the library.

IT Support: Tuesday 8 October, 10am-1pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Oxford University Press - Drop by to learn how to get the most out of free resources and take part in fun quizzes: Tuesday 8 October, 2-4pm. Free drop-in.

Web Design for Women: Wednesday 9 October, 6-7pm. Free, booking required via the library.

Introduction to First Aid with the British Red Cross - Introduction for adults, not an accredited course: Thursday 10 October, 12-2pm. Free, booking required via the library. 

Phishing Scam Workshop - Workshop for adults to learn how to improve their IT security, includes an interactive simulation: Thursday 10 October, 4-5pm. Free drop-in.

From Queen Victoria to Jah Wobble - Free local heritage talk about Wimbledon Library with Sarah Gould. Friday 11 October, 10.30am-12pm. Free drop-in.

IT Support: Friday 11 October, 4-6pm. Free, booking required via the library.

IT Support: Saturday 12 October, 10am-12pm. Free, booking required via the library. 

Digital Fun Day for children - Join us for a day of coding, animation, augmented reality stories, STEM activities and much more! Saturday 12 October 1-4pm. Free drop-in.