Upcoming Event

Call into the library and sign up for our fun reading challenge. Suitable for both preschool and school aged children. .Children can also join in the fun online on the official Challenge website. Children can read whatever they like in their chosen format - fiction,...

Regular Activities

‘Regenr8’ Men’s Group

'Regenr8' men's group meet on the first and fourth Tuesday's of the month from 10am to 12pm. Interesting talks and informal get togethers

Coffee Afternoons

1.30pm - 3pm Every Tuesday

Aireborough Community Gamers presents a Board Games Club

Saturday's 1pm - 6pm (and sometimes later) Adults £2 Children £1. Come along to be introduced to the world of modern board games and some friendly folk to play them with. All ages, especially families.          

Crochet Club

Tutored crochet lessons suitable for complete beginners or for anyone who learnt years ago and has forgotten how to crochet. Held weekly on Tuesday’s, 1:00pm – 3:pm. For more information contact the tutor on 0113 2500097

Reader’s Group

The Reader’s Group meets the second Thursday of each month from 2pm to 4pm at the Library. Members are a friendly bunch and the atmosphere is very informal. For example, if you haven’t got round to reading the chosen book by the next meeting it’s absolutely not a...

Railway Interest Group

This active and friendly group meets on the 3rd Monday of every month 2 – 4pm. The group mainly looks at Yorkshire railways meeting in the local history room so old books and maps can be consulted. There are occasional trips out too, such as the Keighley and Worth...

Needle Crafts

The group meet every 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month between 1.30 p.m. and 4.30 p.m. An informal, friendly group of people who gather together to exchange ideas and skills in knitting, crocheting, quilting, embroidery and any other form of needlecrafts. As a group...

Local History Group

The group meets on the last Thursday of every month at 10.30 am. A new local history group has been set up at Rawdon Library for research using resources available in the library’s own Aireborough and Yorkshire Collections and also online. The group has put on 2...

Gardening Group

Do you enjoy gardening? Do you know a lot and would like to share your knowledge? Do you know very little but would like to learn? If so, please join us in the library on the second Monday in the month from 2pm to 4pm.The group makes occasional visits to gardens so...

French Conversation

Meeting on alternate Wednesday mornings from 11am – 12pm, participants in French Conversation converse in French about anything to do with France. Some French (even if rather rusty) would be ideal. Topics range from food,to culture, to current affairs, in fact...

Coffee Mornings

Everyone is invited to our friendly coffee mornings held in the main library on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 10.30am – 12.00 noon. We ask for a £2.00 donation in return for coffee, tea and biscuits. A great way to meet new people, chat with friends, relax...

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Upcoming Event

Call into the library and sign up for our fun reading challenge. Suitable for both preschool and school aged children. .Children can also join in the fun online on the official Challenge website. Children can read whatever they like in their chosen format - fiction,...

Regular Activities

‘Regenr8’ Men’s Group

'Regenr8' men's group meet on the first and fourth Tuesday's of the month from 10am to 12pm....

Coffee Afternoons

1.30pm - 3pm Every Tuesday

Aireborough Community Gamers presents a Board Games Club

Saturday's 1pm - 6pm (and sometimes later) Adults £2 Children £1. Come along to be introduced to...

Crochet Club

Tutored crochet lessons suitable for complete beginners or for anyone who learnt years ago and has...

Reader’s Group

The Reader’s Group meets the second Thursday of each month from 2pm to 4pm at the Library. Members...

Railway Interest Group

This active and friendly group meets on the 3rd Monday of every month 2 – 4pm. The group mainly...

Needle Crafts

The group meet every 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month between 1.30 p.m. and 4.30 p.m. An...

Local History Group

The group meets on the last Thursday of every month at 10.30 am. A new local history group has...

Gardening Group

Do you enjoy gardening? Do you know a lot and would like to share your knowledge? Do you know very...

French Conversation

Meeting on alternate Wednesday mornings from 11am – 12pm, participants in French Conversation...

Coffee Mornings

Everyone is invited to our friendly coffee mornings held in the main library on the 1st and 3rd...

BOOKS
We continually refresh our selection of fiction and non fiction books.
Books can be lent for a period of up to three weeks.
RCL members can also reserve books.

CHILDRENS BOOKS
We also have a really well stocked Children’s Library section where you can drop in and have a read with the kids. You don’t even need to be an RCL member!

LOCAL HISTORY ROOM
We are proud to possess the best collection of local historical archives in the form of books and journals, which are available to Rawdon Community Library members.
RCL members also have access to the “Find My Past” and the“British Newspaper Archive“ websites via the computers in the library.

COMPUTERS
There are four computers available to Rawdon Community Library (RCL) members for study, work or leisure.

EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
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