What’s On | Libraries

In line with government advice, North Lanarkshire Libraries will reopen some of our libraries from Monday 26 April, For more information – including opening hours, please visit our Visiting Our Libraries and Staying Safe webpage.

Events and activities for everyone to enjoy

With a mix of in-person and online events, our library service has something for everyone. With book groups, Bookbug sessions, and more to enjoy, we hope you will like what is on offer from your local library.

Have a look below and find the right help for you:

Bookbug Sessions

» Bookbug Sessions

Find a Bookbug session at a venue near you.

Playlist for Life

» Playlist for Life

Music can help the person shine through.

Great Bookish Menu

» Great Bookish Menu

Our reading challenge for adults – starting Monday 12 July. Sign up now.

Virtual Chatty Cafe

» Virtual Chatty Café – Macmillan Friendly

Relieve isolation and boredom by hanging out with us remotely.

Rambling Readers

» Rambling Readers

A walking book group by North Lanarkshire Libraries at Summerlee Museum.

Trail Tales

» Trail Tales

Explore your local community with Maurice the Station Mouse.

Library Podcast

» Library Podcast

Find out more about the new North Lanarkshire Libraries Podcast – For the Love of Books.

Online Book Clubs

» Online Book Clubs

Get more information about our online book club offers.

Online Storytelling

» Online Storytelling

Join our group to get ready for online storytelling.

Book of the Year

» Book of the Year

Chosen by our library members.


To support our library members further, we’ve created some useful resources for other help and links to organisations which our library members might find useful.

Other Resources

Kids Space

» Kids Space

Entertain and educate the kids from home with great online activities and resources.

NHS Inform

» NHS Inform

Health information you can trust from our NHS.

Better Your Health

» Better Your Health

A list of useful health-related information and organisations.

Adults and Older People

» Adults & Older People

A resource list created by CultureNL Libraries for adults and older people.