Whether you are looking to learn a new language, unravel your family history, meet new friends or find a new job – there’s probably an activity at Storyhouse that’s perfect for you!

The programme at Storyhouse is packed with events programmed by the Library team or by groups from our local community. Many are either FREE, or prices are kept as low as possible.

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


Activities Hello Music
The Den

10.00am – 10.30am   For ages 2-4 10.30am – 11.00am   For ages 0-4 11.00am – 11.30am   For ages 0-2 Join Hello…

Activities Mischief Makers Arts and Crafts
The Den

Summer Reading Challenge fun continues throughout the summer holidays –  get crafty in the den with some Mischief Makers themed…

Activities Storyhouse Women Workshop with Lindsay Rocke
Meeting Room

‘Beautiful Inner Living’ Workshop: Healthy Self Esteem & Confidence ‘Beautiful Inner Living’ is a way of living that enables us…

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Activities Spoken Word Workshop with Sara Hirsch
Tomorrow 10am

For 16-25 year olds. 10am-4pm on Wednesday 15 August and Thursday 16 August. Join Sara in this workshop to explore…

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Activities Rhymetime for under 5s
The Den

Share stories, rhyme and songs for under 5s at Storyhouse’s children’s library. This is a free weekly session taking place every…

Activities Reading Hack Activity
Tomorrow 1pm; Fri 1pm; Sun 2pm Mon 1pm, 2pm + more times
The Den

Storyhouse Reading Hacks are a group of 14-24 year olds volunteering throughout the summer to run activities for children. In…

Activities Drag Queen Storytelling
Tomorrow 2pm + more times
Storytelling Room

A new storytelling experience for all the family, join us in the Storytelling room as Lady Wanda Why re-tells her favourite stories and traditional tales.

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Activities Chester Speaking Club
Tomorrow 7.30pm + more times
Meeting Room

A fun, informal and educational community group which uses toastmaster course techniques to help people improve both their communication and…