What's On in Your Library and Community

We have reintroduced some face-to-face events and activities in libraries and continue to offer some online activities.

Our staff will be continuing to observe HANDS - FACE - SPACE and wearing face coverings. We would appreciate you helping us by doing the same.

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Upcoming Events

Creepy Crafts

Community Learning MK - Family Learning tutors are offering free craft sessions during half term.

  • Kingston Library - Tuesday 26 October 10-11.30am
  • Central Library - Tuesday 26 October 1.30-3pm (FULLY BOOKED)
  • Wolverton Library - Thursday 28 October 10-11.30am
  • Bletchley Library - Thursday 28 October 1.30-3pm

The sessions are suitable for children aged 3+ and parents/carers should stay with their children to support them. 

Book your tickets in advance at the host library. Places are limited.

Stories, Songs and Rhymes

Several libraries now have face-to-face story time sessions and you'll find details on the stories, rhymes and children's hour web page.

We also have many online stories, songs, poems and signed stories on our YouTube Channel. Be sure to browse our unlisted stories playlist.

English Conversation Classes

We are running informal conversation classes online via Teams every Wednesday 2.30-3.30pm.

We chat about different topics each week and you are invited to join us. If you would like to know more or register for the session(s) please email us and we will send you details about the sessions and how you can join in.

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Regular Event Showcase

Once the libraries return to full service we look forward to bringing you our regular events and activities, including:

Adult Library Events

  • Adult Craft Evenings - Olney Library (Wednesday) Monthly
  • Age UK Milton Keynes Drop-in - Woburn Sands Library (Tuesday) Weekly
  • Art Corner for Adults - Central Library (Wednesday) Weekly
  • Craft and Chat Group - Newport Pagnell Library (Friday) Weekly
  • Chess Club (all ages) - Woburn Sands Library (Friday) Weekly
  • Computer Help Sessions with our IT Buddies - various
  • Councillor (Bletchley Park Ward) Surgeries - Bletchley Library (Saturday) Monthly
  • Councillor (Newport Pagnell South) Surgeries - Newport Pagnell Library(Saturday) Monthly
  • Crafting for Change - Stony Stratford Library (Tuesday) Weekly
  • Drop-in IT Help sessions - Central Library (Friday) Weekly
  • Family History Consultations - Central Library (Thursday) Set dates
  • Knit and Natter sessions - Westcroft Library (Wednesday) Weekly
  • Knit and Natter sessions - Kingston Library (Wednesday) Weekly
  • Knit and Natter sessions - Stony Stratford Library (Wednesday) Weekly
  • Knit and Natter and Stitch sessions - Wolverton Library (Tuesday) Monthly
  • Library Reading Groups - various
  • Lego Clubs - various
  • Newport Pagnell Town Council surgeries - Newport Pagnell (Saturday) Set dates
  • Senior Friends Get Together - Woburn Sands Library (Wednesday) Weekly

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Children's Library Events

Some activities are term time only.

  • Chess Club (all ages) - Woburn Sands Library (Friday) Weekly
  • Stories, Songs and Rhymes - various
  • Songs and Rhymes for the Under 2s - Central Library (Saturday) Set dates
  • Children's Hours - various
  • Music Bugs sessions - Central Library (Fridays) Weekly
  • Stories and Rhymes - Woburn Sands Library (Tuesday) Weekly
  • Lego Clubs - various
  • Saturday Craft Club - Olney Library (Saturday) Set dates
  • Activity Hatch sessions - Woburn Sands Library (Saturday) Weekly
  • Read and Play sessions - Olney Library (Friday) Weekly
  • Code Club for 8-12 year olds - Central Library (Friday) Set dates
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Events and Activities by Friends Groups

  • FoLiO Events at Olney Library are currently suspended.
  • FoSSL Events at Stony Stratford Library
    • Tuesday 26 October 2021 - Anthony Spira, Director of MK Gallery presents 'MK Gallery and Laura Knight' via Zoom at 7pm. Email contactfosslmk@gmail.com to register for the presentation.

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Exhibitions

We'll be bringing you more exhibitions soon.

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Last Updated: 20 October 2021