What's on in libraries

Library events

Our calendar page lists details of one-off in-person and online adult events hosted by libraries. 

For details of regular events such as book groups and Bookbug sessions at a specific library visit the library's page or follow them on Facebook.

In the past we've hosted authors such as Val McDermid, Maggie O'Farrell and Ian Rankin. Watch videos of these events on our YouTube channel.

November 2022

Tuesday 29 November
6:30 to 7:15pm
Winter Warmer: Tales for a Dark Night - storytelling with Anne Dignan
An evening of tales with a twist read to you by local author and storyteller, Anne Dignan.
Venue: Portobello Library, 14 Rosefield Avenue, Portobello, Edinburgh, EH15 1AU
Book your free ticket for Tales for a Dark Night

December 2022

Monday 5 December
6 to 7pm
The Union Canal at 200 and the Port Hopetoun Story
Come along to this talk and visual presentation on the history of the Union Canal and Port Hopetoun with Scottish Canals Heritage Manager, Chris O'Connell.
Venue: Fountainbridge Library, 137 Dundee Street, Edinburgh, EH11 1BG
Book your free ticket for The Union Canal at 200