Knit and Natter at Newcastle Libraries

Knit and Natter at Newcastle Libraries

Calling all Newcastle Knitters (and Crocheters!)


Newcastle Libraries welcomes you to be a part of our Knit and Natter 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 drop-in Knit and Natter sessions at Newcastle Libraries:
Cruddas Park Library - "Knitting Club", children very welcome! Saturdays, 11am to 1pm
City Library Wednesdays, 11am to 1pm
Gosforth Library  Wednesdays, 11am to 1pm 
Denton Burn Library Thursdays, 1.30pm to 3.30pm
Blakelaw Library Thursdays 2pm to 4pm
Fenham Library Fridays, 1pm to 3pm 
Outer West Library "Crafty Owls" Every other Friday, 10.30 to 11.30am


We are also hoping to start a Knit and Natter group at East End Library on Thursdays at 11am. If you are interested in joining please email

Help us to promote our groups by displaying this poster Knit and Natter Poster - all.pdf

Did you know?

knitting hands

Newcastle Libraries service is a Library of Sanctuary.

We welcome, provide support and create opportunities for those seeking sanctuary in our city.












We're proud to be supporting the charity Hero Bears for Refugee Children.

For more information on how you can knit bears for this great cause email

half-knitted teddy bears on wooden table

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