Events and activities at Banstead Library

Special events

Dementia awareness session

  • Thursday 2 May from 11am to 1pm

Find out more about dementia and how you can help.

There is no need to book. Light refreshments will be provided.

Dementia Action week coffee morning

  • Thursday 16 May, from 11.30am to 1.30pm

Come along for a coffee and chat. Try out our Magic Table and learn about other resources available at Surrey Libraries.

See our web section Tovertafel interactive table.

Pebble rhymetime and storytime

Pebble rhymetime

  • Every Tuesday from 10.15am until 10.45am
  • Every Friday from 10.15am until 10.45am

Please note: you now have to book for Rhymetime. Due to its popularity our Pebble Rhymetimes at Banstead Library will now be ticketed on a first come, first served, basis. Customers can come to the help desk and get a ticket from staff before the session. We can accommodate up to 25 adults with any of their children.

Find out more about Pebble rhymetime in Surrey libraries.


There are currently no storytime sessions at this library.

Find out more about storytime in Surrey libraries.

Reading groups

There are currently two Reading Groups at this library. Both groups are currently full. The book groups are held in the library but are coordinated by the group members who set the meeting dates, times and books.

If you wish to set up an additional group, please speak to a member of staff in the library or please see our webpage, Starting a reading group.

Find out more about reading groups in Surrey libraries.

Other events

Lego club

On the following Saturdays, from 2pm to 3pm:

  • 11 May
  • 8 June

Don't forget to book a space on our next Lego Club. Only £1 per child (for ages 4 and above). Ask at the helpdesk or email

Knit and natter

  • Every Tuesday from 2pm until 3pm.

Digital Buddy

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

Two digital buddies are now available at Banstead Library.

  • Dates and time vary each week so please book an appointment in Banstead Library.

Please see our Digital Buddy page for more information and to find out which libraries currently offer a Digital Buddy service.

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