Events and activities

Newport Libraries runs events and activities for all ages throughout the year, and there is something for everyone!


Children and young people

Summer Reading Challenge 2022

Shared Reading Group

Job search in Central library

Coffee and Chat in Malpas library

Meet on the second Monday of every month, 2.30pm - 5pm

An informal get-together where you can meet the library staff, volunteers and others from the local community. 

Autism-friendly library visits

Mondays in Central Library.

Newport Libraries offers a quiet, limited entry session for Autistic children on Mondays when the main library is closed.  Librarians will be on hand to provide assistance and extra facilities on offer.  

We aim to create an ideal environment for introducing your child to the library service. For information on the next session and how to access, please email