A number of Storyhouse’s regular community groups are continuing to meet online whilst the building is temporarily closed. If you are a community group and would like some help getting online for a while, email

Simply use the tabs below, and filter by the type of activity or when you’re planning a visit to find the group or session that’s right for you.

We also have some new online activities and events:

• Quarantine Karaoke.
Join us every Wednesday at 7pm on Zoom to sing-along with songs performed by Storyhouse’s George, on piano. Find out more here.

• 11am Family Story.
Every day at 11am, a member of the Storyhouse team will read a family-friendly story, excerpt, poem or song. Find out more here.

• 6pm Story.
Every day at 6pm, a member of the Storyhouse team will read a story, excerpt, poem or song that means something to them. Find out more here.

• Young Storyhouse Sessions.
Join us at 4.30pm each day for a series of sessions including drama workshops, singing exercises, games and more. Find out more here.


Activities Digital Buddies
Today 10am + more times

Now operating online – a user led opportunity to get online – work with college and uni students to get help with what you need to know to get online.

Activities Not a Reading Group
Today 11am + more times

At Storyhouse Library we think that escaping into the world of books is a very good way to spend an hour. So if you agree, come and join us for book talk, whatever your preferred genre.

Activities Chester Speaking Club

Now meeting online – a fun, informal and educational community group which uses toastmaster course techniques to help people improve their communication and leadership skills.

Activities Survivors of Bereavement by Suicide

Now meeting online -a unique and distinct service to meet the needs and break the isolation experienced by those bereaved by suicide.

Activities Gateway Women Chester
Meeting Room

This group offers friendship and support to those that are permanently involuntarily childless either as a result of infertility or circumstance.

On Stage Only Human
Garret Bar

The ONLY HUMAN community presents a live electronic music night. If you’re a fan of all things synthetic, come and and enjoy a night of modular improvisations, acid basslines and drum machines.

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