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Events and activities at Merstham Library

More libraries to reopen offering a click and collect service

From 3 August, a further 12 libraries will reopen offering a click and collect door service allowing customers to return their items, collect Ready Reads and reserved books. However, the public will not be allowed into the buildings for the time being.

This service will be available from the following libraries: Ash, Banstead, Bookham, Caterham Hill, Chertsey, Dittons, Ewell, Hersham, Knaphill Leatherhead, Reigate and Walton. Please check the opening times before you visit.

Surrey libraries computer access

Computer access is now available at the following libraries: Camberley, Dorking, Egham, Epsom, Farnham, Godalming, Guildford, Horley, Oxted, Redhill, Staines, Weybridge and Woking. Please read the guidelines for use on our Coronavirus information page

The library service is working hard to increase library opening hours but these will be built back up over time due to the additional capacity needed to manage the new required measures. Visit the Coronavirus information page to keep up to date with which libraries and services are open.

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!