Please see below for notable upcoming events. For other library, community, national and international events and initiatives further ahead, please view the calendar further down the page and click on an entry for further information and useful links.

World Book Day – 04/03/2021

To help make World Book Day special – and to encourage reading for the rest of the year too – World Book Day organisers have a whole range of resources including lesson plans, activity sheets, discussion guides and more. Just visit the NurseryPrimary or Secondary resource areas to find what you need on

Harry Potter Book Night – 24/06/2021

Harry Potter Book Night has been postponed to June 24, 2021 by publishers Bloomsbury to allow for potential physical events. There are educational activities available online if you visit the official website:

Other events