Library & Activities
Woodbridge Library is just off The Thoroughfare and is a superb modern library with loads of events and activities happening each day …. Click on http://suffolkreads.onesuffolk.net/libraries-and-mobiles/woodbridge-library/ to find out more
Regular events, classes and clubs at the Library
- Internet Taster Sessions- We offer free one hour Internet Taster Sessions at Woodbridge Library on Monday and Thursday mornings. If you have never used a computer before, or you would like to know more, need to set up an email address or would just like a bit of help tackling something online, please contact the library to book a session.
- Looking for a job? Every Tuesday from 10am-12 noon, there will be someone in the library to help you with your job search, show you how to put together your CV and how to complete job application forms. For more details contact Heidi on 07917 096780.
- Citizens Advice Bureau – Someone from the CAB is available for help and advice every Tuesday between 10am and noon.
- Woodbridge Volunteer Point – Free advice about volunteering opportunities, every Thursday 9.30am -11.30am.
- Caroline Page, County Councillor for Woodbridge, holds her surgery at the library from 10am-noon on the third Saturday of the month.
- Golden Age Book Group (Meets the first Thursday of the month at 2pm) – On the 3rd October we will be discussing ‘The Woman Who Went to Bed for a Year’ by Sue Townsend. This group is lead by a member of staff. Please come along if you have read this title and would like to join in the discussion.
- Knitting Club – Every Friday at 2pm. For all types of knitters from expert to beginners, come and share your knowledge or pick up some tips
- Drawing Group (Meets the second Tuesday of the month at 10am) – Each month this group explores a different aspect of drawing. No experience necessary but numbers are limited. Please contact Mary at the library to reserve a place or for more details.
- Golden Age Arts & Crafts Group (Meets the third Wednesday of the month at 10am) – Meets once a month to enable older people and their carers to take part in activities such as collage, card making, printing and modelling.
- Play Reading for Beginners (Meets the third Thursday of the month at 2pm) – Come to listen or join in for an afternoon of light-hearted drama, comedy or mystery. All welcome!
- Games Club (Meets the fourth Thursday of the month at 2pm). Now includes Dominoes! – Improve your vocabulary and exercise your mind muscles with Scrabble or practice strategy or balance with Dominoes.
- Woodbridge Area Gamers – Meets on the second Saturday of each month 1-5pm in the Woodbridge library Meeting Room. This group plays modern strategy board games (e.g. Carcassonne, Powergrid, Caylus, 7 Wonders, Hey! That’s My Fish, Blokus, and many more). For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org, on 07740 173 091 or see details on the web (http://www.boardgamegeek.com/guild/1150)
Activities for children
- 10.30-10.50am Bookstart Baby Bounce Soothing songs and gentle nursery rhymes for babies and their grown-ups;
- 11.15-11.45am Bookstart Tot Rock Rhyme and rhythm: music, songs and action rhymes for toddlers with their parents and carers.
- 10.30- 11.00am Bookstart Story and Rhyme Time Stories and more for young children accompanied by an adult.
- 10.30am-12.00pm Kid’s Club Craft Activities
Contact Woodbridge Library
Woodbridge Library, New Street, IP12 1DT