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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Autism Awareness Week - 26 March-2 April

Monday, 26 March 2018 | 10:00 - 17:00

An information stand provided by The National Autistic Society will be in The Globe for the whole of World Autism...

U3A Poetry Workshop

Thursday, 29 March 2018 | 10:00 - 11:30

THURSDAY 29 MARCH - the next date for the U3A Poetry Workshop. 

This workshop will be led by David Smith


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The Globe's 1st Birthday Celebrations

23 March 2018

Join us here in the library for a month of fun events and activities! Click for brief details and check our events section for full details.