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Children & Family Readers' Groups

We love to read
We love to read


Blaydon’s Readers of the Universe

Fabulous teen reading group at Blaydon Library. Meets once a month on a Saturday morning. Informal,friendly group for 14+. For more information contact Kirsty Ramshaw on 0191 433 6201 or email


Leam Lane Family Book Group

A new book group for families, meeting once a month on a Saturday morning at 11am. With a friendly and informal atmosphere, discover the joy of reading together. For more information contact the library 0191 433 6428


Pelaw Chatterbooks

This group for 7-11 years meets on the last Friday of the month at 3.30pm in Pelaw Library.

For further information contact 0191 433 6409.


Central Chatterbooks

This is a group for children aged 7-11 years. We meet every fortnight on Tuesdays from 3.30pm at Gateshead Central Library. For more information please contact Deborah Bell 0191 433 8410. The group starts again on Tuesday 1 October 2013.


ESOL Family Reading Group @ Central

This is a new group specifically for families with English as a Second language. Sharing childrens’ stories as part of a group to help improve family reading skills. Every Friday at Gateshead Central Library 1-2pm (starting Friday 27th April). To join the group or for further details contact Kath Milne 0191 433 8416.



Moo, Quack, Baa, Oink!
Moo, Quack, Baa, Oink!
Farmyard Rhymetime, 27 May @ Birtley

Minecraft Mayhem
Minecraft Mayhem
Every Saturday @ Dunston Library

Gateshead Central Library
Prince Consort Road, Gateshead, NE8 4LN
Tel: 0191 433 8410

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