Regular Events

The library is a community space, not just somewhere to read books!

If you would like to set up a community group, please do get in touch. If you would like to hold profit-making activities as part of your business, you can find our rates for room hire here


The Dickens Fellowship 

2nd Monday of the month, 7-9pm

Membership is £30/ year.

Meet once a month with those who share an interest in the life and works of Charles Dickens.

This group of Dickens enthusiasts read and discuss classics such as ‘Nicholas Nickleby’, ‘Great Expectations’ and currently, ‘Bleak House’. They also discuss Dickens’ lesser known publications including the magazines, ‘Household Words’ and ‘All the Year Round’.

To join, just turn up at the meeting or contact Carolyn Walker on (0191) 469 0576 or 07774921218  email

Rhyme Time

Mondays 9:30-10:15

Tuesdays 9:30-10:15 & 10:50-11:30

Thursdays 10:00-10:45

Friday 10:00 - 10:45

Citizens Advice Drop-in Sessions
Citizens Advice are no longer operating drop-in services at Low Fell Library. For advice please go to their offices in Gateshead

The Davidson Building, Swan St, Gateshead NE8 1BG - 0808 278 7902  

Sorry for any inconvenience.

Low Fell Library Knit and Natter

Weekly on Wednesdays 10:00 - 12.30
All welcome to come along for a friendly knit and natter but please ring first to check.

Please do get in touch with the library if you would like more info, on 0191 433 6408 or email