Events Calendar

Upcoming events

Tomorrow


  • Get that novel finished - Fiona Veitch Smith
    Newcastle City Library, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, UK Thu, 22 Jun 2017
    5:00pm

    Have you started a novel but run out of steam in the middle? Are you
    feeling daunted by how much there’s still to do? Don’t give up!
    Fiona Veitch Smith, a published novelist, with twelve years experience
    of teaching creative writing will provide you with the tools you need
    and help get you back on track.
    A continuation from Get That Novel Started, however you don’t have to have done the first course. Come and join a small group of other hopeful novelists in these fun, interactive and informative sessions.
    All you need is to have already started a novel.

    Get That Novel Finished 1, 8, 15, 22 June 2017

    book online


This Week


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 23 Jun 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


This Month


  • Martina Cole - The Original Dangerous Lady
    Newcastle Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1, UK Wed, 28 Jun 2017
    6:30pm

    In Partnership with The Reading Agency, Newcastle Libraries, Gateshead Libraries & WHSmith Events
    6.30 for 7pm start (paid bar opens at 6pm) Martina in conversation with Jackie Collins from Northumbria University at The Banqueting Hall, Newcastle Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8QH


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 29 Jun 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 30 Jun 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


Other


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 05 Jul 2017
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 06 Jul 2017

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 07 Jul 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 13 Jul 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 14 Jul 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 17 Jul 2017

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • The Gallowgate Lad, Joe Wilson's Life & Songs, talk Dave Harker
    Newcastle City Library, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, UK Thu, 20 Jul 2017
    2:30pm

    Join author Dave Harker for a fascinating glimpse into the life of the writer of Keep yor feet still, Geordie Hinny and hundreds of other 'Tyneside songs'

    Dave will also be launching his new book, 'The Gallowgate Lad', there will be the opportunity to purchase a signed copy!

    Book online

    https://calendar.google.com/calendar/event?action=TEMPLATE&tmeid=MDdlMTB...


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 21 Jul 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 27 Jul 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Tea & Treasures - Newspapers
    Newcastle City Library, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, UK Thu, 27 Jul 2017
    2:30pm

    Find out about our great newspaper collection, discover our online newspapers and look at our earliest newspapers from 1711

    Book online

    https://calendar.google.com/calendar/event?action=TEMPLATE&tmeid=amVhdGl...


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 28 Jul 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 02 Aug 2017
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 03 Aug 2017

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 04 Aug 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 10 Aug 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 11 Aug 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 18 Aug 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 21 Aug 2017

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 25 Aug 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 31 Aug 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 01 Sep 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 06 Sep 2017
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 07 Sep 2017

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Thomas Bewick: beliefs and Vignettes, lecture with Peter Osborne HOD's event
    Newcastle City Library, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, UK Thu, 07 Sep 2017
    2:00pm

    Discover more about the writings that influenced the world renowned engraver and artist Thomas Bewick, and were reflected in his work.

    Book online

    https://calendar.google.com/calendar/event?action=TEMPLATE&tmeid=M3N0ajB...


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 08 Sep 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 14 Sep 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 15 Sep 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 18 Sep 2017

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 22 Sep 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 28 Sep 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 29 Sep 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 04 Oct 2017
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 05 Oct 2017

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 06 Oct 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 12 Oct 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 13 Oct 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 16 Oct 2017

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 20 Oct 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 26 Oct 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 27 Oct 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 01 Nov 2017
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 02 Nov 2017

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 03 Nov 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 09 Nov 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 10 Nov 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 17 Nov 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 20 Nov 2017

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 23 Nov 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 24 Nov 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 01 Dec 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 06 Dec 2017
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 07 Dec 2017

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 07 Dec 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 08 Dec 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 15 Dec 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 18 Dec 2017

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 21 Dec 2017
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 22 Dec 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 29 Dec 2017
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 03 Jan 2018
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 04 Jan 2018

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 04 Jan 2018
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 05 Jan 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 12 Jan 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 15 Jan 2018

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 18 Jan 2018
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 19 Jan 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 26 Jan 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 01 Feb 2018

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 01 Feb 2018
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 02 Feb 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 07 Feb 2018
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 09 Feb 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 15 Feb 2018
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 16 Feb 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 19 Feb 2018

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 23 Feb 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 01 Mar 2018

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 01 Mar 2018
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 02 Mar 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 07 Mar 2018
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 09 Mar 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 15 Mar 2018
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 16 Mar 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 19 Mar 2018

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 23 Mar 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 29 Mar 2018
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 30 Mar 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Silver Surfers - IT group for the over 50s
    City Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Wed, 04 Apr 2018
    10:30am

    Are you over 50? Do you want to know how to send emails, manage files and use the internet? Our Silver Surfers group could be for you! The Silver Surfers meet in City Library on the first Wednesday of every month from 10.30am - 12noon. The sessions offer an informal and relaxed environment in which you can share your computing niggles, queries and progress, helping each other out along the way.

    For more information contact us on 0191 2774100 or email information@newcastle.gov.uk.


  • ReadingGroup
    Kenton Library, Newcastle upon Tyne Thu, 05 Apr 2018

    5pm to 6pm
    Reading group for adults. All welcome.
    Discover new books and authors, discuss and share your reading experiences in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

    For more information contact Kenton Library on 0191 2774310.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 06 Apr 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Techy Tea Party
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Thu, 12 Apr 2018
    2:00pm

    Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it?
    Come along to this informal session with your mobile device, speak to one of our friendly volunteers and chat to others who are learning how to get online.
    Topics covered include basic settings, how to secure your device, general navigation and downloading apps.
    [Please note: If you have an iPad you will need to bring your Apple ID; if you have a tablet you will need your ‘gmail’ email address and password].
    Refreshments will be provided.
    To book a FREE place:
    Tel – 0191 277 4100
    Book online


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 13 Apr 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100


  • Coffee and conversation
    High Heaton Library Mon, 16 Apr 2018

    2pm - 3pm
    Enjoy a hot drink and a chat at High Heaton Library. All welcome. No booking required.


  • Learn to play the guitar or ukulele
    Newcastle City Library, Charles Avison Building, 33 New Bridge St W, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8AX, United Kingdom Fri, 20 Apr 2018
    11:00am

    Do you have a guitar or ukulele you'd like to start playing?

    Bring along your instrument to learn with other beginner players. In this weekly group led by professional musician Ellie Jamieson, we'll cover all the basics to develop your skills and learn lots of well-known songs along the way.

    All welcome. No prior skills or experience needed. Ideal for absolute beginners or those returning to music.

    £5 per class

    Guitar 11am-12pm, Ukulele 12pm-1pm

    If people are interested they should contact Ellie: info@elliejamieson.com or the library on 0191 2774100