Coronavirus: council service information and advice

Information about changes to council services as a result of coronavirus

The Portsmouth libraries Facebook events page has up-to-date events information for all Portsmouth libraries.

  • Storytimes are aimed at children under-five, while Rhymetimes have a sing-along element aimed at toddlers

Events

Alderman Lacey Library

  • Scrabble club - Monday
  • Craft club - Monday, 1.30-3.30pm
  • Storytimes - Thursday, 10-10.30am (term-time only)
  • Rhymetimes - Friday, 10-10.30am (term-time only)


Beddow Library

  • Stroke Association drop-in - Monday 1-4pm
  • Craft club - first Monday of each month, 2-4pm
  • Craft club - Tuesday 9.30am-12.30pm
  • Scrabble club - Tuesday, 2pm
  • Knitting and crochet club - Every other Tuesday, 5-7pm
  • Craft club - alternate Wednesdays, 10am-12pm
  • Rhymetimes - Wednesday, 2.15-2.45pm (term-time only)
  • Craft club - Thursday, 1-3pm
  • Storytimes - Friday, 10-10.30am
  • 50+ social group - Friday, 10.30am-12.30pm


Carnegie Library

  • Rhymetimes - Monday, 10.30-11am (term-time only)
  • Knit and natter - Tuesday, 1.30-4pm


Central Library

  • Family history drop-in - Monday, 2.15-2.45pm
  • Knit and Natter Group - Tuesday
  • Rhymetimes - Wednesday 10-10.30am
  • Coffee morning for people affected by cancer - first Wednesday of each month, 10am-12.30pm
  • Computer class for the visually impaired - Wednesday, 2-3.30pm
  • Reading group for the visually impaired - first Thursday of each month, 1.30pm
  • Yoga session - Friday, 11.30am-1pm (six week courses, cost £42)

 

Cosham Library

  • 50+ craft club - Monday, 2-4pm
  • Rhymetimes - Tuesday, 11.15-11.45am (term-time only)


North End Library

  • Rhymetimes - Friday, 11.15-11.45am (term-time only)


Paulsgrove Library

  • Crochet group - Monday, 10am-12pm
  • Crochet group - Wednesday, 10am-12pm
  • Crochet group - Thursday, 10am-12pm
  • Crochet group - Friday, 10am-12pm
  • Coffee and book time - Saturday, 10.30-11.30am


Southsea Library

  • Rhymetime - Monday, 10-10.30am
  • Storytime - Monday, 2-2.30pm
  • Mah Jong - Monday, 2-4pm
  • Spanish rhyme time - Tuesday, 11am
  • Scrabble club - Wednesday, 2-4pm
  • Art class drop-in - Wednesday, from 3pm
  • Rhymetime - Thursday, 10-10.30am
  • Social drop-in for the visually impaired - Thursday, 10am-12pm
  • French rhyme time - Friday, 10-10.30am
  • Rummikub Klub - Friday, 2-4pm
  • Rhymetime - Saturday, 10.30-11am