Welcome to Stockton Libraries and Information Service. The library has moved on! We still do the books bit, and we do ensure we always have the very latest titles, but take a look at what else we do. Find out more at www.stockton.gov.uk/libraries.

Stockton Central Library
Church Road
Stockton-on-Tees
TS18 1TU

Billingham Library
Billingham Town Centre
Stockton-on-Tees
TS23 2LN

 

Thornaby Central Library
Pavilion Shopping Centre
Wrightson House
Stockton-on-Tees
TS17 9EW

Upcoming events at Stockton Borough Libraries:

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Jen Campbell & Katie Harnett

Date: Wednesday - 12 June
Location: Darlington & Stockton
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Join bestselling author Jen Campbell and award-winning illustrator Katie Harnett for interactive storytelling and letter writing activities. You’ll be learning all about Franklin the Dragon and his best friend Luna, and how they went on an exciting adventure… into space!

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Creative Writing Workshop with David Mark

Date: Tuesday - 11 June
Location: Stockton Central Library
Time: 10.00am - 12.00pm
Cost: £5

Whether you want to write for the pleasure of it or dream of topping the charts, David will help ensure that your book is the best it can be. He will also ensure you have a good time while doing so.

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The Ultimate Quiz

Date: Thursday - 20 June
Location: Stockton Central Library
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All Stockton-On-Tees schools are invited to bring groups of Year 9 and 10 students to the annual Crossing the Tees Ultimate Quiz!

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A Thrilling Evening With Bestselling Authors C.L.Taylor and C.J.Tudor

Date: Wednesday - 12 June
Location: Stockton Central Library
Time: 7.00pm - 8.30pm
Cost: £5

If dark, psychological thrillers are your thing join us for an evening with two bestselling authors. What is their inspiration and how do they keep you hanging on until the end?!

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Lipstick Library with author Sufiya Ahmed

Date: Friday - 14 June
Location: Stockton Central Library
Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Cost: £3

Meet Sufiya Ahmed, author of Secrets of the Henna Girl, as she discusses feminism and campaigning for girls’ rights. Other activities include henna, hair braiding, temporary tattoos, crafts, competitions, plus everyone who attends will receive a free goodie bag to take home! Suitable for 11-16 years.

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An Evening With Author and Archaeologist Nicola Ford

Date: Friday - 14 June
Location: Yarm Library
Time: 7.00pm - 8.30pm
Cost: £5

During the evening Nicola will take you behind the scenes to reveal how she uses her real life experience to bring her archaeological crime thrillers to life.

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Teesside Poetry Connexions: Branchlines

Date: Saturday - 15 June
Location: Stockton Central Library
Time: 2.00pm - 4.00pm
Cost: Free

A fun creative writing workshop to encourage new teenage writers aged 16-19.

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Suspense and Intrigue: An Audience With Lisa Jewell and T.J. Stimson

Date: Wednesday - 19 June
Location: Stockton Central Library
Time: 7.00pm - 8.30pm
Cost: £5

Come along and enjoy an exciting evening with bestselling psychological thriller authors Lisa Jewell and T.J. Stimson.

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An Evening With Crime Author Stephen Booth

Date: Thursday - 20 June
Location: Stockton Central Library
Time: 7.00pm - 8.30pm
Cost: £5

Crime novelist Stephen Booth talks about the latest bestseller in his award-winning Ben Cooper and Diane Fry series, Fall Down Dead – and the importance to readers of his real-life Peak District locations.

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Door-to-Door Poetry (The Show) with Rowan McCabe

Date: Friday - 21 June
Location: Stockton Central Library
Time: 7.00pm - 8.30pm
Cost: £5

What do you think would happen if you knocked on a stranger’s door and offered to write them a poem?

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