Easter holiday events at Barnsley Libraries

Come and join us over the Easter holidays at one of our libraries - we've lots of fun events and activities planned.

All of the events are free to attend, but you might need to book a place on some by sending us a message on Facebook.

Please note, children will need to be accompanied by an adult at all of the events.

Library Date Time Event 
Central Wednesday 24 April 2pm to 4pm Card construction workshop
Building robots and spaceships from cardboard and everyday household items.
Drop-in event for children aged 4 and above.
Central Friday 26 April 10am to 11.30am Sprouting Spring
Decorating plant pots and planting bulbs.
Drop-in event for children aged 2 to 12.
Darfield  Monday 15 April 2.30pm to 3.30pm Easter bunny bookmarks and windmills
For children aged 3 to 12.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Darfield  Tuesday 23 April 2pm to 3.30pm Sequin daffodil pictures
For children aged 3 to 12.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Dodworth Thursday 18 April  2pm to 3.30pm Easter crafts – chicks and baskets
For children aged 3 to 11.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Dodworth Thursday 25 April 11am to 1pm Fair and Funky Community Crafternoon
Afternoon of crafting centred around recycling. Contribute to the community art piece ‘Scrap that plastic’ and make your own art work to take home.
Drop-in event for children of all ages.
Goldthorpe  Monday 15 April 10.30am to 12.30pm  Engineer your own bath fizzers, followed by a drink and snack
For children aged 6 to 12.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Goldthorpe Tuesday 16 April 10.30am to 11.30am Easter crafts – cards and baskets, followed by a drink and snack
For children of all ages.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Goldthorpe Tuesday 23 April 2pm to 3pm Noodle Performing Arts – Matilda the Musical workshop, followed by a drink and snack
For children of all ages.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Goldthorpe Thursday 25 April 2pm to 3pm Decorate a bird box, followed by a drink and snack
For children of all ages.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Grimethorpe Wednesday 24 April 10.30am to 12pm Easter craft activity – make an Easter basket complete with chocolate eggs
For children aged 4 to 8. Book a place in the library or by calling (01226) 773555.
Hoyland  Friday 26 April 10am to 11am Decorate your own bag or baseball cap
For children aged 5 to 11.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Mapplewell and Staincross Friday 26 April 2pm to 3pm Spring craft session
For children aged 4 to 11.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Royston Thursday 18 April 4.30pm to 5.30pm Easter holiday funky crafts
For children aged 6 to 11.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Royston Wednesday 24 April 2pm to 4pm Barnsley Makers: mega manufacturing fun for children
For children aged 6 to 11.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Royston Thursday 25 April 4.30pm to 5.30pm Easter holiday funky crafts
For children aged 6 to 11.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Wombwell Tuesday 16 April 10am to 11.30am Easter craft activities
For children of all ages.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Wombwell Thursday 18 April 2pm to 4pm Noodle Performing Arts – Matilda the Musical
For children aged 11 or under.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Wombwell Tuesday 23 April 2pm to 3pm Bird box craft
For children of all ages.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.
Worsbrough Thursday 18 April 3pm to 5pm Easter craft session
For children aged 8 and above.
Book a place by sending us a message on Facebook.