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

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

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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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Code Club

Monday, 27 March 2023 | 16:00 - 17:00

The Globe Code Club restarts at 4pm on Monday 31st October and will continue every Monday during Term Time.

The club...

Chess Club - Drop-in for all Abilities

Tuesday, 28 March 2023 | 15:30 - 17:00

The Globe's Chess Club returns!  Drop-in sessions will be held every other Tuesday, 3.30-5pm.

The club is open to all ages...

iPads for Seniors

Tuesday, 28 March 2023 | 14:00 - 15:00

A new Club - iPad for Seniors - will  meet every Tuesday afternoon in term time.  PLEASE NOTE NEW DAY!



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Film Club - The Banshees of Inisherin

11 March 2023

The Globe will be showing The Banshees of Inisherin on Saturday 25th March, 7pm. Age classification 15. Tickets £5 from The Globe. NO TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED ON THE DOOR