Events and activities at Merstham Library

Libraries reopening news and updates

From Monday 12 April, in line with latest Government guidance, libraries across Surrey County Council will reopen for browsing and computer use. Full details on our Coronavirus information page.

Please note: due to the Coronavirus pandemic we are unable to offer our regular programme of events in the library. Surrey libraries are pleased to be offering a programme of online events including regular Rhymetimes and Storytimes.

Special events

There are currently no special events planned at this library.

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Pebble rhymetime and storytime

Pebble rhymetime

This event is not ticketed, please turn up at the given times below.

Come along and join us to make some music and sing some rhymes with Pebble the penguin:

  • Every Tuesday, from 10.30am to 11am.
  • Every Friday, from 10.30am to 11am.

For alternative dates, check your two nearest libraries:

Find out more about Pebble rhymetimes in Surrey libraries.


There are currently no storytime sessions at this library.

Find out more about storytime in Surrey libraries.

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Reading groups

Merstham library reading group

Talk to a member of staff if you would like to join or for more information.

  • Last Tuesday of each month, at 4pm.

Apply to join a library hosted reading group in your area and find out more about reading groups in Surrey libraries.

Little and large reading group

  • First Friday of the month, 4om-5pm.

Reading group for children aged 7 and over together with their parents or carers. Each month you read a new book together, then come back to discuss your thoughts and do some fun activities! There are limited places so please register in the library.

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Other events

Word watch group

  • Every Thursday, from 11am to 12 noon.

Word Watch is a group which welcomes any fans of the written word. Whether it is a book, magazine article, or even a great recipe or leaflet, come and speak to like minded people about words and their power.

Toy library

Note: The Toy library will not be available until further notice.

Note: To borrow toys you will need to show some identification.

  • Every Friday, from 11am to 12 noon.

Knotty Knitters

  • Every Wednesday, from 10.30am to 11.45am

More than knitting! A craft group to sit, chat, and assist each other with whatever craft project you are working on over a cuppa. All welcome!