Knit and Crochet Clubs at Newcastle Libraries

Knit and Crochet Clubs at Newcastle Libraries

Calling all Newcastle Knitters (and Crocheters!)

hands holding knitting needles

Newcastle Libraries welcomes you to be a part of our Knit and Crochet network.

  • Volunteer to lead a library knitting group. Share your skills and get people chatting as we knit items for charity. Email: if you'd like to help.

  • Donate yarn and needles to a good cause. Drop-off at any Newcastle Libraries branch.

  • Join a knit and natter group.  Everyone is welcome and we have supplies you can use.

We currently host the following sessions at Newcastle Libraries:


  • Monday at City Library "Crochet Club", 10.30am-12.30pm
  • Tuesday at High Heaton "Canny Crafters", 11am-12pm
  • Wednesday at City Library Knitters, 11am-1pm
  • Wednesday at  Gosforth Library, 11am-1pm
  • Thursday at East End Library, 11am-1pm
  • Thursday at Kenton Library, 11am-1pm
  • Friday at Fenham Library, 1pm-3pm

We'd like to get the following groups going. If you'd like to run a group in your area drop by or contact us!

Blakelaw Library 

Knit and Natter on Thursdays, 1 - 3pm

Denton Burn Library 

Knit and Natter on Thursdays, 1.30-3.30pm


Did you know?

Newcastle Libraries service is a Library of Sanctuary. We welcome, provide support and create opportunities for those seeking sanctuary in our city.

half-knitted teddy bears on wooden table

We're proud to support the charity Hero Bears for Refugee Children and make items for a number of other local organisations. 

For more information, email 

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