What’s On in Libraries?

Find out what is happening in a library near you.

We have lots going on in libraries for all ages. Check out our book groups, Chatterbooks groups and Bookbug sessions for a start. Watch out for our annual events too for an inspiring range of author events and Focus on Families days and much much more.

Think. Learn. Libraries.

» Think. Learn. Libraries.

Experience a learning activity in our libraries.

World Book Night

» World Book Night

Crime author Alan Parks visits Wishaw Library.

Book Lover's Film Club

» Book Lover’s Film Club

Watch great books come to life on the big screen at Motherwell Library.

We're Going on a Bear Hunt

» We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

Celebrate the classic book with us at Motherwell Library by going on a bear hunt.

New Tricks

» New Tricks

Join us at Airdrie Library for an exciting four-week programme of varied events for adults.

Book Lover's Film Club

» Archives and Local History on Tour

Catch up with our colleagues from Archives and Local History as they go on tour in CultureNL Libraries.

Philosophy Cafe

» Philosophy Café

Interested in matters philosophical? Enjoy a good debate? Join us at Coatbridge Library.

Primary Reading Quiz

» Primary Reading Quiz

Calling all P6&7 teachers – is your school taking part?

Big Game Sale

» Big Game Sale

Grab a bargain as we sell off old library stock at Motherwell Library.

Code Club

» Code Club

Give your kids the chance to learn basic coding.

Code Club

» Bygone Shotts

Join us at Shotts Library to reminisce about times gone past in Shotts.

» Book Groups

We have a range of book groups for adults and teenagers across North Lanarkshire.


» Bookbug

Bookbug sessions for children.


» Chatterbooks

Chatterbooks is aimed at children between 8 and 12 years old, who love reading and talking about books. Some libraries also run junior Chatterbooks groups for younger children.


» Arts & Crafts for Adults

Whether it’s knitting or colouring in, CultureNL Libraries are encouraging our library members to get creative and join in with a variety of craft activities for adults.

Love Life Love Libraries

» Love Life Love Libraries

Leave us feedback on our Health and Wellbeing Week.

Book of the Year

» Book of the Year

Find out who won the Book of the Year 2018 award.