We have amazing activities going on across our Community Hubs and

Libraries. Alongside these we are always hosting a variety of one off

events such as book signings, children’s activities and many more.

To keep up to date with what’s happening in the Hubs follow our Social

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We’d love for you to come and join us!


Abergavenny Library

Activity

Time

Date

Age range

Cost

Shared Reading Group

11.00am – 1.00pm

Monday

Adult

Free

Shared Reading Group

2.00pm – 4.00pm

Monday

Adult

Free

Tuesday Reading Group

10.30am  – 11.30am

3rd Tuesday of month

Adult

Free

Baby Yoga

1.30pm – 2.30pm

Tuesday (term time only)

Babies

Free

Welsh Rhymetime

2.15pm – 2.45pm

Thursday

Babies

Free

Welsh learners Group

5.30pm – 6.30pm

Thursday (term time only)

Adult

Free

Storytime Session

10.30am – 11.30am

Friday

Under 5s

Free

Chatterbooks

4.00pm – 5.00pm

Friday

8/9 year olds

Free

Caldicot Community Hub

Activity

Description

Time

Date

Age range

Cost

French Conversation  Group*

A group where people get together to chat/practice their french

11:00 to 13:00

Fortnightly Monday

Adult

?

Hearing Aid *

A drop in where you can get help with your hearing aid/change their batteries

11:00 to 13:00

First Monday of Month

N/A

FOC

Welsh Conversation Group*

A group where people get together to chat/practice their welsh

10:00 to 12:00

Monday

N/A

FOC

PCOS Drop In (Dependends on Service Needs, sometimes get cancelled last minute)*

A drop in session for the community to speak to a PCOS Officer (Community Police)

10 to 12

Monday

N/A

FOC

Monday Reading Group

A reading group

16:00 to 17:00

Last Monday of Month

Adult

FOC

Rhyme Time

A session for Under 5’s and their guardians to get together to sing nursery rhymes

14:00 to 14:30

Tuesday

Under 5’s

FOC

Knit and Natter (Currently Full)*

A session where people get together to knit and chat

14:00 to 16:00

Tuesday

N/A

FOC

Writers*

A session where people get together to share their stories/poems they write themselves and to get tips from like minded people

10:00 to 13:00

Wednesday

N/A

£

Story Time

A session for Under 5’s and their guardians to get together and listen to a story being read

14:00 to 14:30

Thursday

Under 5’s

FOC

Family History*

A drop in session where you can get help with searching your family history

14:00 to 16:00

First Thursday of Month

Adult

FOC

Welsh Rhyme and Sign*

A session for Under 5’s and their guardians to get together to sing welsh nursery rhymes and sign nursery rhymes

10:30 to 11:30

Thursday Term Time

Under 5’s

FOC

Bond Scheme (You must have an appointment)*

Appointment based to have a chat with someone from the bond scheme

13:00 to 16:00

Fortnightly Friday

Adult

FOC

Saturday Reading Group*

A reading group

10:00 to 11:00

Last Saturday of Month

Adult

FOC

Welsh Speaking Group*

A group where people get together to speak in Welsh.

10:00 to 12:00

First Saturday of Month

Adult

FOC

Clwb Cwtsh*

A Welsh taster course for families (8 week course)

12.45 to 2.30

Thursday 6th Sept for 8 weeks

Adult

FOC

Chepstow Community Hub

Activity

Description

Time

Date

Age range

Cost

Mens group*

Group for men to chat over a cup of tea

2.00-4.00

Monday (Fortnightly)

Adult

free

Robotics

Learn how to code and make robots

12.30-2.30

Monday

Adult

£2.50

Shared Reading

Sit back , relax and listen to someone reading aloud

10.00-11.00

Wednesday

Adult

free

Rhymetime

Baby rhymetime

2.15-2.45

Thursday

Babies

free

Storytime

Under 5’s Storytime

10.15-10.45

Friday

Under 5’s

free

Knit & Natter

Enjoy a cup of tea, listen to a short story whilst knitting or crocheting and enjoy socialising time

2.30-4.00

Friday

Adult

free

Under 5’s Welsh Singing*

Under 5’s Welsh rhymes & songs, suitable for Welsh learners

1.30-2.30

Friday

Under5’s

free

Tylino Babi / Baby Massage*

Baby Massage suitable for Welsh learners, non Welsh speaking parents & Welsh speakers

10.30-11.30

Tuesday (term time only)

Babies 8 to 24 weeks

free

Ioga Babi / Baby Yoga*

Baby Yoga suitable for Welsh learners, non Welsh speaking parents & Welsh speakers

11.30-12.30

Tuesday (term time only)

Babies from 10 weeks upto 9 months

free

      

Drop in volunteer hearing aid clinic*

Replacement batteries & retubing and also advice on hearing loss

2.00-4.00

4th Monday of the month

 

free

Housing and Wellbeing Advice*

Drop in surgery to support all aspects of housing & benefits

9.00-2.00

Tuesday

 

free

Star Legal Incorporating Evans & Ellis – Legal Advice*

Free initial consultation with a solicitor on all aspects of family law

10.00-12.00

First Thursday of the month

 

free

Nat West Community Banker – Drop in Clinic*

Help and support with staying safe and secure online, making you aware of alternative ways to bank & supporting with community educational events

1.00-3.00

Thursday

 

free

      

Hidden Hearing Assessments*

Free hearing assessment & consultation courtesy of Hidden Hearing

By appointment contact 01432 346980

 

free

      

Family History Helpdesk*

The Chepstow Branch of the Gwent Family History Society free advice sessions

2.00-4.00

Following Thursdays 2019 Aug 8, Sept 12, Oct 10, Nov 14 & Dec 12

  

Monmouth Community Hub

Activity

Description

Time

Date

Age range

Cost

Rhyme Time

 

10.30 – 10.50

Mondays

Babies

Free

Under 5’s Storytime

 

2.00 – 2.20

Tuesdays

Under 5’s

Free

Trace your family tree

Needs to be booked

10.00 – 11.00

Wednesdays

 

£3 – 30mins £5 – 1hr

Knit and Natter

Knitting, Crochet, Sewing & Handicrafts

10.00 12.00

Fortnightly on Tuesdays

Free

Hearing Aid Clinic

Replacement batteries etc.

11.30 – 1.30

2nd Friday in month

 

Free

Usk Community Hub

Activity

Description

Time

Date

Age range

Cost

*Gwent Archives and Family History

Helping people with Family History

1 – 3pm

Thursday 29th August / 31st October / 12th December

adults

free

Usk Reading Group

 

10.30am – 11.30am

3rd Thursday of the month

adults

free

Story and Rhyme Time (english)

 

10.30am – 11am

every Thursday

under 5’s

free

Shared Reading Group

Come and join us for a cuppa and a relaxing session where we read to you a Short Story and Poem.  Our aim is simply to read for pleasure and relaxation, bringing people together, making  Shared Reading part of the community.

11am – 12.30

every Monday

Adults

free

CAB

Citizens Advice Bureau.  Drop in

10.30am – 12.30

every Thursday

Advice service

Free

*NAS Autism Parents Support

National Autistic Society

10am – 12

Thursday 12th September / Thursday 10th October / Thursday 14th November

Adults

 

*NAS PDA Parents support group

Pathological Demand Avoidance

10am – 12

Thursday 26th September / Thursday 5th December

Adults

 

Communities for Work

Helping people get back to work

10am – 1

Every Wednesday

Adults

free

*Friendship Group (FAN) friends and neighbours

FAN stands for Friends and Neighbours. Who is my friend? Who is my neighbour? Come to a FAN Group and you’ll meet friends and neighbours and feel more hopeful for the world. It’s a great opportunity for local people to meet newcomers. Very few people know all their neighbours these days!

9.30am – 10.30am

Every Monday

Adults

free

Community Police Surgery

Pop in for a chat with the local police about any issues or concerns you may have

10am – 12noon

Monday 5th August / Monday 2nd September / Wednesday 2nd October / Monday 11th November / Monday 9th December

Adults

free

PACE

PaCE will help parents/guardians not in employment into training and employment.

9am – 1pm

last Wednesday of every month

Adults

free

*Welsh Story Rhyme and Sensory Session

 

10.45am – 11.30am

Every Wednesday term time only

Under 5’s

free

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