Weekly Programme & Activities in the Library;



*Please note; On Saturdays, Library would be closed at 5 pm. Monday to Friday; 11 to 7 pm.


Weekly Programme Updates;

Councillor surgery at Friern Barnet Library; 2nd, 4th and 5th every month, 11 to 12:30 - No appointment necessary.


Meeting the local Police Officer at the Library;  You can now see a friendly Police officer here at your library!  Next date;  Saturday 27th January, 1-2pm, come here to meet John!  *Police Surgeries dates at FBCLibrary would be yet to confirm for 2018.


Pilates Classes;  Pilates Classes starting time has changed, now it is 9:45 to 10:45 am on Tuesdays & Saturdays. 

Yoga Classes; Yoga sessions at Friern Barnet Library would be on Tuesdays from 7 to 8 pm. click Pilates & Yoga to see details in a larger banner! 

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A new theatre group will be starting next month, run by volunteer Sam Barakat.

Just Call Me Rachael is a show based around mental illness and the stigma attached, which will be showcased in June.

This is a great opportunity for young people (16+) if they like to act or sing.
Auditions will be held in the library on Monday 26th Feburary from 7pm.
Rehearsals will be weekly on Wednesdays from 7-9pm, starting on March 7th.

For more information and to sign up, head over to www.sambarakat.com/rachael 


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Here are 2018's Classes, workshop & programmes. *For updated details please ask staff desk as some of our 2018 classes are yet to be confirmed... (Or visit us again later; This website would be updated regularly to add new information). 

         Computer Classes                  Creative Writing,                                Knit and Natter 

         Baby playgroup,                     Book Groups                                      Toddlers Group

         English Classes                      Pilates & Yoga                                    And more ... ...

Volunteering for your Library's Community?  we always welcome your help at FBCL


You can join our volunteer team if you have some free time to offer.  Request a volunteer application form from staff desk, or see our contact details section on this page to contact us.  It is a welcoming place for everyone to join, and your help would be much appreciated... 





English Classes - TEFAL, 9:30 to 10:30 am.



YOGA* 7pm-8pm. 

 Pilates, £6 (9:45 to 10:45am)  

Knit and Natter (11 am) 


Computer Classes, 2018 New Programme. From 9.30 to 10.30 on Thursdays and Fridays. *more info below.



English classes between 9.30-10.30am
Baby playgroup: Mothers and Toddlers Rhyme time session 11:30-12:45am 


Computer Classes*  9.30-10.30   

Messy Play for toddlers from 11- 1pm 

Knitting  from 1pm onwards 


Computer Classes  9.30-10.30  


Pilates on 09:45am - 10:45 

Creative Writing; A new creative writing course in the library on Saturdays from 12 to 13:30.


Creative writing - update;

Creative writing has been postponed for one week and will now commence on Saturday 23rd September 12-1.30








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There are places still available on our free computer classes which take place at the library from 9.30 to 10.30 on Thursdays and Fridays. 

The courses are aimed at beginners and people with little or no previous experience of using computers - we go through the basics of Word, Excel, email and internet. Please call into the library or ring us on 0208 361 0174 to register your interest and preferred day Thursday or Friday,  and we will get back to you.




 Library's Weekly Programme --- Recent Archive


Halloween Dream Workshop 28 Oct 17, by Bare Bone -Drama Group, at your Library!


  Halloween Workshops; 2:00 pm to 2:40 ages 4-6 Wrorkshop.  2:50 pm to 3:30 ages 7-10 Workshop.28 Oct 2017


we will be holding a Macmillan coffee morning on Friday the 13th October at 10am, at Friern Barnet Library. Everyone is welcomed.  It has earned £157.77 for the charity. Thanks to you!.


Summer Reading Challenge Concluded with a Ceremony at FBCLibrary

On 16 - September, in Friern Barnet Library, we have completed the mission of this year's 'Summer Reading Challenge' successfully and issued certificates and medals to all the children who participated so keenly.

Pilates - update; 
Pilates Classes starting time has changed, now it is 9:45 to 10:45 am on Tuesdays & Saturdays. 
Creative writing - update;
Creative writing has been postponed for one week and will now commence on Saturday 23rd September 12-1.30




Last updated; 16-December-2017  .(C)-FBCLibrary/Farhad.I/ 

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