The Globe Library, a network of Community Libraries run by volunteers in partnership with North Yorkshire County Council.

Your local window onto the world!

Welcome to the Globe, your community library at Stokesley, managed and delivered by volunteers, in partnership with North Yorkshire County Council.

The Globe

The Globe started as a community-run library on 1 April 2017 and was officially opened on 15 June 2017 by celebrated historical novelist and academic Philippa Gregory.

We serve Stokesley and surrounding districts, including Ingleby Greenhow, Seamer, Carlton, Great Broughton, Ingleby Arncliffe, Swainby and Chopgate.

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Future events

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Bedtime Stories at the Library

Thursday, 15 November 2018 | 17:30 - 18:30

For 5-8 year olds.  Put on your comfy PJs, bring your favourite teddy bear and cuddle up with some bedtime...

NatWest Community Banker in The Globe

Monday, 19 November 2018 | 14:00 - 17:00

Chris Gibson, the NatWest Community Banker will be holding Drop-In sessions at The Globe on Monday afternoons, 2-5pm.

The next dates...

Willow Weaving Class - Christmas Decorations

Thursday, 22 November 2018 | 10:00 - 15:30

Anthea Firth is running her final Willow Weaving class of this year,

The class to make Christmas Decorations will be held on...


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Library CLOSED on Tuesday 20 November

06 November 2018

The Globe will be CLOSED on Tuesday 20 November due to the start of building work. We reopen at 9.30am on Thursday 22nd November.