ORKNEY LIBRARY & ARCHIVE
BOOKS AND A LOT MORE
44 Junction Road, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1AG
Tel: 01856 873166
EVENTS
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 even covered live through our Twitter and Facebook 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:  17 September 2018 Stromness Book Group - Stromness Stromness Book Group is a general reading group which reads a range of fiction and non-fiction. The group meets in the Warehouse Buildings in Stromness at 5.30pm. Find out more on our Book Club page 13 October 2018 Saturday Slaughters Book Club - Kirkwall Saturday Slaughters Book Club is our regular library reading group for crime fiction. The group meets in the Carnegie Room at 2.30pm. Find out more on our Book Club page. 15 October 2018 Yap & Yarn - Kirkwall Our library knitting group meets in Kirkwall and Stromness on alternate Monday evenings over the winter months from October to March. In Kirkwall the group meets in the foyer between 5pm and 7pm. See a full list of dates and find out more about the group on our Yap & Yarn page. 22 October 2018 Yap & Yarn - Stromness Our library knitting group starts up again in Stromness. The group meets in Kirkwall and Stromness on alternate Monday evenings over the winter months from October to March. In Stromness the group meets in the Warehouse Buildings between 5pm and 7pm. See a full list of dates and find out more about the group on our Yap & Yarn page. November 2018 Hurricane Book Club - Kirkwall Hurricane Book Club is an online book group that was launched in 2016 as a collaboration between Orkney Library and the publisher Pan MacMillan and it has now grown to include a small group of Scottish libraries. We’re looking forward to the launch of Season 4 of Hurricane Book Club in November 2018. The group meets in the Carnegie Room at 6pm and everyone is welcome to come along and join in or to participate on the Hurricane Book Club Twitter page using the hashtag #HurricaneBookClub. Find out more on our Book Club  page.