Events and activities at Ashtead Library


Special events

Nature Makers: crafts and stories with an eco theme

  • Saturday 24 February from 10.30am

Free to attend, suitable for ages 2 to 10 years old. Booking required,

History club

  • Saturday 24 February 2.30pm until 3.30pm

NEW! If you love history come and join in learning about big historical events. Starting with 1066.

£1 per child. Booking is required, please contact the library.

Science workshop

  • Saturday 9 March from 11am to 12 noon

Come and try out some experiments. £3 per child. Booking is required, please contact the library.

Spring craft

  • Saturday 16 March 11am until 12pm

Tickets are £1 per child. Please contact the library for further information.

Pebble rhymetime and storytime

Pebble rhymetime

  • Every Friday at 11am

Find out more about Pebble rhymetime in Surrey libraries.

Family rhymetime

  • on the following Saturdays at 11am:
    • 23 March
    • 20 April
    • 18 May
    • 15 June
    • 13 July

Please ask in the library for further dates.

Storytime

Pre-schoolers' storytime

  • Every Monday at 10am

A relaxed session aimed at pre-schoolers and will be half an hour of stories with some games.

Find out more about storytime in Surrey libraries.

Reading groups

Book group

  • Every 6 weeks on a Monday at 12 noon. Upcoming dates:
    • 26 February
    • 8 April
    • 20 May

Please ask at the library for more details.

Find out more about reading groups in Surrey libraries.

Other events

Knit and natter group

The group will meet fortnightly on a Thursday at 11.30am. Upcoming dates:

  • 22 February
  • 7 March
  • 21 March
  • 4 April
  • 18 April
  • 2 May
  • 16 May
  • 30 May

All welcome. Please bring your own knitting project, needles and wool.

Chess club

Beginners

  • Saturday each month from 2pm until 3pm, on the following dates:
    • 2 March
    • 6 April
    • 18 May

Ask in the library for further information

Suitable for beginners. All ages welcome, from 5 years old and upwards. £1 per child, spaces are limited, so booking is essential. Please book at the library desk.

Improvers

  • Saturday each month from 2pm until 3pm, on the following dates:
    • 16 March
    • 20 April
    • 4 May

Suitable for improvers. All ages welcome, from 5 years old and upwards. £1 per child, spaces are limited, so booking is essential. Please book at the library desk.

Ashtead Independents councillors' surgery

Meet your local councillors at Ashtead library. An opportunity to raise and discuss any issues that concern you, and where we may be able to help, in privacy, with your elected representatives:

  • First Saturday of every month from 2pm until 4pm. Next date:
    • 2 March
    • 6 April
    • May: no surgery due to elections
    • 1 June

Lego club

  • Every month, on Saturdays from 11am, on the following dates:
    • 2 March
    • 27 April

Please note: booking is necessary for Lego club, please book in advance at the library desk.

Cost: £1 per child.

Digital Buddy

Do you want help using a computer, the internet, your iPad, tablet or iPhone, or other IT related problems?

Make an appointment to see our Digital Buddy:

  • Every Friday from 2pm until 4pm.

Booking necessary: please book a one hour slot at the library.

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