Past Events

Please take a look at some of our previous events to give you an idea of what goes on at The Old Library and look out for our new events coming along soon or join in with our regular activities.


Make & Mend Day & Fundraising at Tesco

When: Saturday 13th & 20th August
10am – 5pm (or later!)
: Free
Details: We desperately need as many hands as possible to help us build a fence, spruce up the bathroom, make displays & timetables, finish blackboards & ensure the space is up & ready for the launch event on the 10th September!
Come along and get stuck in!

Also the Bristol Ghostbusters will be collecting and promoting The Old Library at Tesco Eastville – give them a hand with buckets or pop down and say hello!

Make & Mend Day
When:  14th – 15th May
2nd weekend of Make Days – reupholstering furniture, making bunting & crafts for display, decorating bookshelves, making cafe counter, painting door way & railings, gardening & more! Come along anytime between 10am – 4pm and join in with the transformation!

Get Growing Days
When: 4th – 5th June
Get Growing Trail – for more information, see the Bristol Food Network page here.

Get Growing Trail – North Bristol tour
When: 4th June
Start: Eastville Library, Muller Road BS5 6XP
1.30pm Saturday 4 June · £10 per person
Led by Steve England, this tour takes in Eastville Library, the Woodland Trust Edible Woodland on South Purdown, then Elm Tree Farm (who will be there to greet walkers even though they aren’t officially open on Saturday), then on to Feed Bristol. Approx distance: 3 miles. Booking via Eventbrite: