Saltash Library Hub

Saltash Library Hub is your local library in the town of Saltash, Cornwall.

Saltash Library Hub is managed by Saltash Town Council in partnership with Cornwall Council to bring you great books to read, puzzles to complete, games to play, free magazines to borrow and all sorts of fantastic Community Events to attend.

All this and more can be found at your local Saltash Library Hub!

See below for our upcoming events and activities - come along and get involved in your community...

Jul 2020 - VJ Day Competition


We have another exciting competition here at Saltash Library.
The 15th August is the 75th anniversary of VJ Day, marking both the surrender of Japan and the end of the Second World War.
We would like you to get creative with an A4 picture that best represents VJ Day to you.
There are no limitations to your creativity; this can be a picture using any materials you wish. The winning entries will be displayed here at the Library and on our Facebook page.
This competition is open to all members of the Library.
Terms and Conditions

• If you are 16 years and under, parental/carer/guardian must give written permission for you to enter and upload a photograph of your entry. Written permission via email with the entry must also be given for use of your photo and details to be displayed on our Facebook page.
• You must be a Cornwall County library member (to join…/using-the-library/how-to-join/)
• Competition opens 27th July 2020.
• Closes 12th August 2020 12pm
• Winners announced 17th August 2020

How to enter
•Like the Saltash Library Hub page on Facebook
•Like and share the VJ Day competition post on Facebook
• Email a photo of your picture and take/post your entry to along with your name, age, and telephone number, and parent/guardian consent. ????
One £15.00 Book Token, for each winner from each of the age categories, this will be from The Bookshelf & Tea Rooms Saltash.
Winners will be decided in categories.

Category 1: Entrants under 10 years.
Category 2: Entrants 11-16 years.
Category 3: Entrants 17+ years.

Prizes are final and cannot be exchanged. Winners will be contacted and the prizes will be posted by Saltash Town Council.
It is completely FREE to enter and only one entry per Library member.

By submitting an entry, you are agreeing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
For any queries on how to enter this year’s competition please contact

If you are under 16 your parent or guardian will need to give permission for you to enter. Without this permission we are not allowed to keep information about you, such as your contact details. This is because of new data protection rules. Permission can be given online, also for use of your photo/personal details for our Library Facebook page.
The judges’ (Saltash Town Council Library Sub Committee) decision is final, and no correspondence will be entered into concerning this decision.
See link below to STC Privacy Notice.

Saltash Library Hub

Jun 2020 - Saltash Library Hub


Calling all Lego fans!

Saltash Town Council are giving you a chance to win 1 of 3 bundles of Lego related prizes including New Harry Potter themed Lego.

We would like you to build the Saltash Cornish Cross out of Lego! It's time to get creative for a chance to win some prizes.

There are no limitations to your creativity. We are excited to see your version of the Saltash Cornish Cross.

For more information on the Cornish Cross and our T's & C's follow the link below!

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Shakespeare Week

Mar 2020 - Shakespeare Week

Join in the celebrations of one of the most known writers of history – William Shakespeare.
The theme is art & design, be inspired in your local library & create your very own portrait of Shakespeare!

16th March 10am-4pm

British Science Week

Mar 2020 - British Science Week

Join us to celebrate this year's theme 'Our Diverse Planet'

With Brilliant Bubbles and Rainbow Collectors you want to be sure NOT to miss it!

10th & 12th March 10am - 4pm

World Book Day

Mar 2020 - World Book Day

It's one of the most memorable days of the year!

What's your favourite book?

Who is your favourite character?

Who have you dressed up as this year and why?

Come and tell us at Saltash Library Hub!

Thursday 5th March 10am - 4pm

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Tamar Protection Society

Mar 2020 - Tamar Protection Society

Pop in on the 2nd March and find out more about volunteering for local projects with the Tamar Protection Society.

From stewarding to mending & painting, come & see how you can get involved.

2nd March 10am - 1pm

Crafts Galore

Feb 2020 - Crafts Galore

Who is your favourite? Woody? Buzz? Elsa from Frozen?

Join us for dot to dot, gluing, sticking, squishing and squashing Play Doh.

Tell us who your favourite Characters are!

And why not dress up as your favourite Character???

Prizes to be won and fun to be had at Saltash Library Hub for our very special Crafts Galore event.

Thursday 20th February 10am - 2pm

Healthy Hearts

Feb 2020 - Healthy Hearts

Take a brisk walk to the library and find out new & exciting ways to keep your heart healthy. Between 10am - 4pm.

Time to Talk

Feb 2020 - Time to Talk

Join us in our Conversation Corner on 6th February at Saltash Library.

A chance to chat about your day, what may be on your mind or even just the weather!

With menJUSTpause visiting between 10am & 2pm

Why not take this opportunity to take the Time to Talk...

LGBT History Month

Feb 2020 - LGBT History Month

Visit us at Saltash Library Hub and uncover the hidden history of the LGBT community, the music and culture influences and marriage.

With some great reading resources and a fantastic display, come and broaden your knowledge about all things LGBT this February.

National Storytelling Week

Feb 2020 - National Storytelling Week

From the 1st to the 8th of February it is National Storytelling Week.

Stories belong to everyone...what's your story?

Join us in the library and learn the difference between storytelling and reading.

National Holocaust Memorial Day

Jan 2020 - National Holocaust Memorial Day

Saltash Library will be remembering the millions of people murdered in the Holocaust, under Nazi Persecution and in the genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia, and Darfur.

Stop by the library on this National day of January 27th to learn more about standing up against discrimination and not forgetting to place your mark on our commemorative tree.

Our way of symbolising that - We are all together, We are all connected.

My Saltash

Jan 2020 - My Saltash

Looking for a fresh start in January 2020?

Look no further! On Friday 24th and Saturday 25th January we can help you do just that!

Working in partnership with Volunteer Cornwall and Pluss this fantastic opportunity to meet groups and organisations that can help you feel healthier, happier and living life to the full.

10am - 1pm - Plougastel Drive

Winnie The Pooh Day

Jan 2020 - Winnie The Pooh Day

Journey into the Hundred Acre Woods with the team at the library as we enter the imaginative world of Christopher Robin.

18th January Between 10am and 1pm.

Blue Monday

Jan 2020 - Blue Monday

Spread some cheer this year and visit your local library to place a comment on our #Positivitree

Between 10am and 4pm.

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Come and visit us at the Library on a Friday!!
Monday 9:30-17:00
Tuesday 9:30-17:00
Wednesday CLOSED
Thursday 9:30-17:00
Friday 9:30-17:00
Saturday 10:00-13:00

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