The Festival of Libraries is taking place from Wednesday 15 June until Sunday 19 June, in libraries across Greater Manchester. Here are the full details of all events taking place in our libraries in Manchester.

The Festival in its second year organised by Manchester City of Literature, is supported by Arts Council England. It once again features a varied and vibrant programme that highlights the library network’s full offer, with events taking in wellbeing, activism, culture and creativity, digital and information, and of course reading.

There are approximately 100 events in libraries across Greater Manchester.

Events for all ages will take place in Manchester City Council Libraries, ending with the See Myself in Books Sunday Funday on 19th June at Central Library.

13 to 17 June

15 June

Activison - Past - Future - Present

16 June

Tote bags printed with bees, candy skull and tiger.

17 June

18 June

Mother and daughter holding a decorated bucket.

19 June

Libraries also have the following exhibitions until 30 June to coincide with the Festival of Libraries.

Ten Years to Save the world. Act now.

Many more exciting events, activities and workshops are taking place in other libraries across Manchester and Greater Manchester, so check out the unexpected and keep an on the Manchester City of Literature website for details.