Please note:

  • Bedlington Station Library will be closed on Sat 24 March.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.  The next nearest library is Bedlington which is open 10am -1pm.


There are lots of exciting free events happening over February half term in Northumberland Libraries. The fantastic Books & Art workshops will be taking place in six of our libraries where children will be having creative Valentines fun with a twist! Suitable for children aged 5+ years and those who care for them.  Please note you only need to book places for children.

art1Monday 12 February

Would you love a smelly old skunk? The mum in I Love You Stinky Face (by Lisa McCourt) does. What toothy, slimy, stinky creatures could you love? Let your imagination fly with artist Linn O'Carroll and create your own work of art to take home.   Click on the individual event to book a free place.  

Tuesday 13 February

Love drawing? Love giggling? Come along and draw aliens, monsters and all things strange with illustrator Liz Million. Be inspired by the book Aliens Love Underpants to create artwork to take home. Click on the individual event to book a free place.  

Wednesday 14 February

Ahoy there me hearties! Come set sail with the pirates (who) Love Underpants (by Claire Freedman) on their quest for the Golden Pants. They'll be needing a treasure map and compass - designed by you! everything will be ship shape with artist, Louisa Jackson on hand to help.  Click on the individual event to book a free place.