Books and Archives since 1683
44 Junction Road, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1AG
Tel: 01856 873166
Orkney Library & Archive holds many events, groups, meetings and exhibitions throughout the year so whether you live in Orkney or are just visiting you should find something of interest. Many of our events are covered on our Twitter, Facebook and Instagram pages so you can join in from wherever you are in the world. Keep a check on this page to see what's happening over the next few weeks. For our regular ongoing events just click on the logo for more information. All other events are listed below. Other forthcoming events are:  21 December 2019 Dungeons & Dragons - Kirkwall Frances Sinclair will be hosting a Christmas Dungeons & Dragons session at Orkney Library & Archive on Saturday 21st December. Come along just before 10am and get yourself in the Christmas mood with Jingle Hell: A D&D Quest in a Wintery Landscape. Spaces are limited on this session so get in touch with the library on 01856 873166 to book your place. 21 December 2019 Saturday Slaughters Book Club - Kirkwall Saturday Slaughters is our crime fiction reading group which reads a range of fiction across the crime genre. The group meets in the Carnegie Room at 2.30pm. Find out more on our Book Club page. 4 January 2019 Saturday Book Club - Kirkwall Saturday Book Club is our regular library reading group which reads a wide selection of fiction and non-fiction. The group meets in the Carnegie Room at 2.30pm. Find out more on our Book Club page. 1 December 2019 - 31 January 2020 Going to the Pictures Exhibition - Kirkwall The National Library of Scotland’s touring exhibition which tell the story of cinema in Scotland through display panels, objects and a showreel of old film. The exhibition can be viewed in the foyer and library any time the library is open. Find out more about the exhibition 
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