What's on

Activities for children and families


2-4yr olds

Monday mornings

10.45 - 11.30am 

Starting on April 15th

Stories with arts, crafts, and nursery rhymes 


0-2yr olds

Tuesday mornings

10.30 - 11.30am 

Term time only

Music, singing, stories and play

£1 donation suggested

For more information email activities@broomhill-library.org.uk

Call 0114 273 4276, or call in at the library

Chatterbooks Book Club

Wednesday after school

4.00 - 5.00p

For 7-11 year olds 

Bring your child to make new friends and build their self confidence through stories, discussions, fun, drama, games, writing, being creative.

£1 donation suggested. 

For more information email activities@broomhill-library.org.uk

Friday Storytime

Friday mornings

10.45am - 11.15am 

Term time only

Enjoy stories read in the children's library for preschool age children by some of our volunteers.

Upstairs in the children's library 

No need to book

Baby Self Weigh

Friday mornings

10.30am - 12.30pm 

When the library is open

This is a baby self weigh clinic run by an NHS practitioner who is not a health visitor. 

If you have any concerns about your child and need to see a health visitor, please contact the health visiting service on 0114 3053224 option 3.

Fun For Families

Friday after school

4.00pm - 5.15pm 

Term time only

Activities for 5-10s

Fri 1st March Games

Fri 8th March Lego & Puzzles

Fri 15th March Games ++

Fri 22nd March Eggciting Easter Crafts!!

See separate info

Fri 23rd Feb- Awesome ART!  

Refreshments included.

£2 donation per child suggested

Contact: activities@broomhill-library.org.uk 

Activities for adults

Knitting group

Monday 13th May

2.00pm- 3.30pm

New monthly knitting group for any age

Drop in with your knitting – enjoy a chat and a cuppa with fellow knitters.

Free activity and no need to book.

Crafternoons For Grownups

Monday 22nd April

1.30pm - 3.00pm

Meet new people while making simple crafty items 

Beginners welcome! 

Suggested donation towards cost of materials £3 

Please book Here

or by email to: enquiries@broomhill-library.org.uk

Phone: 0114 273 4276, or call in at the library 

Walking Friends 

Short monthly walks 

Starting after Easter in Lodge Moor, Crosspool, and Broomhill

Meet new people while walking and having a cuppa afterwards. Booking essential.

Lodge Moor -Monday 10.30am Starting 22nd April Flat paths

Start at TARA HQ

53 Westminster Cres S10 4EU 

Crosspool- Weds 10.00am Starting 24th April Woodland walk, so uneven paths and inclines.

Broomhill- Thursday TBD

For more information email: wellbeing@broomhill-library.org.uk

Phone: 0114 273 4276, or call in at the library to fill in a form.

Broomhill Book Groups

Monday and Tuesday evenings monthly 

We currently have three book groups meeting in the library - one on a Monday evening, the others on a Tuesday evening, all at 7.30pm

If you are interested in joining a book group or perhaps in starting a new one here, please email us at


Tea Talk and Tots

Tuesday mornings

11.30am - 13.00pm

Great for people new to the area, with small children to meet other parents. 

Help to improve your English. 

Toys available for the children to play.

Fulwood History Group

Thursday evening/monthly

7.00 - 8.45pm

Next meetings- 

Thursday 18th April

Interested in local Fulwood history? Its people, houses or the church?

For further details contact editor@fulwoodhistory.uk

Coffee Cake and Chat

Friday mornings 

10.30am - 12.00pm

A weekly conversation group to improve your English and make new friends. Facilitated by Jeni, an TEFL certified teacher

Limited places so please book here

Or visit the library to add your name to the list.

Creative Writing Group

Fridays 1st/3rd month

1.30pm - 3.00pm

Next meeting- April 5th

Calling all writers - (Poems, prose, short story, long novel, plays, flash or whatever your thing) 

Join an informal, friendly creative writing group. We will write to themed prompts and share short pieces. No pressure to share, all welcome. For more information contact Ann on 07914407141 

Mega Book Sale Adult & Childrens

Tues 2nd April- 15th April Books 50p-£1.00 each

Bookstore open every day the library is open

Our permanent bookstore sells books for adults and children all year round to raise funds to improve the library facilities. Either drop donated books (they need to be in good condition) in to the library or if you need help in getting them to us, please email us at enquiries@broomhill-library.org.uk

Newspapers and a cuppa

Every day the library is open

Pop in and read the i newspaper daily and the Sheffield Weekly Telegraph for free...

... and enjoy a free cup of tea or coffee while you are in the library, all welcome. 

Meet your local councillor

Saturdays 3rd monthly

12.00 - 1.00pm

Next surgery- 20th April

Local councillor Angela Argenzio holds a monthly surgery for you to meet her and discuss the things that matter to you.

Outdoor activities

Garden Blitz

Wednesdays weekly

11.00am - 1.00pm

Help to clear Percy Cane's heritage garden. Bring tools and gloves if possible. All levels of experience welcome.

For more information email activities@broomhill-library.org.uk

Call 0114 273 4276, or call in at the library.

Litter Pick

Saturday mornings

10.30 - 12.30pm

Next one 20th April

Every 3rd Saturday 

10.30 - 12.30pm

Next one 18th May

Meet at Broomhill Community Library with equipment provided.

Usually on the 3rd Saturday of the month

Help to keep Broomhill clean!