Arnside Library Link
Open 6 days a week at the Educational Institute on Church Hill. 9am - 7pm Monday to Friday  and   9am - 5pm on Saturday.
A range of fiction and factual books for adults and children. Free to join (just fill in the form in the Library) and free to borrow books. 
A Library staff member is in the Library on a Tuesday morning from 10am - 12 noon to provide assistance and answer queries.


Regular activities, clubs and services can be found by clicking on October 2017 Broadsheet


Sunday, 1st October 2017  -  Mowbski String Quartet RNCM  2.30pm at The Heron Theatre, Beetham. 
Tickets:  Members £10  (Under 18's  £5)   Non-members:  £12   Details on:
Friday, 6th October 2017  - 'The Other Side of Hope' (12A)  7.30pm at The Heron Theatre, Beetham. Tickets:  £5Details on:  
Tuesday, 10th October 2017  -  'Police Drop-In'  11am - 12 noon at Arnside E.I. Library. PCSO Martin Boak (5251) will be available to discuss any issues you may have in relation to policing matters. No appointment necessary, just turn up on the day.  For urgent matters, please call 101 or dial 999 for emergencies.
Thursday, 12th October  2017  -  'Minds In Tune'  2.00 - 3.30pm  at Arnside Methodist Church. Activity / support group for people with memory problems or dementia and their carers. A choice of activities, refreshments and singing. Contact Eileen on 01524 761720.
Friday, 13th October 2017  -  'The Wind in the Willows, A Folk Opera'  by the GreenMathews Touring Company. 7.30pm at The Heron Theatre, Beetham. A brand new musical adaptation of Kenneth Grahame's classic. (
Tickets:  Members - £10  Under 18's - £5.  Non-members - £12.  Details on:
Saturday. 14th October 2017  -  Arnside Archive Coffee Morning  10am - 12 noon in the E.I,  Continuing the Houses Project. If anyone has anything they would like to share about the houses in Arnside, please contact Norma Platts on 01524 761238.
Saturday, 14th October 2017  -  7.30pm at the Arnside E.I. on Church Hill. Arnside Highlights invite you to 'Team Viking' presented by the Tangram Theatre. The last wish of a dying friend provides the theme for this funny and moving semi-autobiographical story. Tickets:  Adults - £8     Children - £4   Suitable for adult / family audience 12+Bookings:  Sue Hayward on 01524 762254,  or online at 
Sunday, 15th October 2017  -  2 - 4pm.  Arnside Fairtrade Group are holding an 'Afternoon Tea Party'  at The W.I. Hall, Orchard Road . Stalls and children's activities. Free entry.
Monday, 16th October 2017  -  Arnside Sight Advice South Lakes Support Group  10.00 - 11.45am  at Millom Court. 
Contact: Scott Hemsley (Monday - Thursday) on 01539 769055 or email
Thursday, 19th - Saturday, 21st October 2017  -  'Beyond Words' by the company. 7.30pm at The Heron Theatre, Beetham. 
An evening of drama, poetry, prose and song. Also Saturday Matinee at 2.30pm.
Tickets: Members - £10  (under 18's £5)  Non-members  - £12.  Details on:
Tuesday, 24th October 2017  -  'A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence'  (Swedish - subtitled) (12A).   7.30pm at The Heron Theatre, Beetham. Tickets:  £5    Details on:
Thursday, 26th October 2017  -  RNLI Charities Fair & Coffee Morning. 10am at the W.I. Hall, Orchard Road. The RNLI together with 5 other charities will be selling Christmas cards, seasonal items, cake stall and raffle. Entry £1 (to include refreshments).
Thursday, 26th October 2017  -  'Fashion Show' by Kitty Brown Boutique, Carnforth in aid of Arnside Tennis Club. 7.30pm at the E.I., Church Hill. 
£5 to include nibbles and a glass of wine. Raffle. Advance tickets from:  Jean Mitchell  01524 761583, Jane Twyford  01524 701423  or Carolynne Farmer  01524 735366.
Friday, 27th - Sunday, 29th October 2017  -  Silverdale & Arnside Autumn Exhibition at the E.I., Church Hill.
Saturday, 28th October 2017  -  Café Society. A four piece band specialising in Jazz, Dixieland and hot 20's music.  7.30pm at The Heron Theatre, Beetham.  Tickets:  Members - £10  (Under 18's £5)   Non-members:  £12   Details on:


Regular activities, clubs and services can be found by clicking on  November 2017 Broadsheet

Thursday, 2nd November to Thursday, 7th December 2017  -  Arnside Lecture Group present a series of 6 lectures entitled 'Fake History? - Recent Research on North West History'. Each Thursday at 2.15pm in the W.I. Hall, Orchard Road with Dr Mike Winstanley and Dr Rob David.
Saturday, 4th November 2017  -  'Storth Village Church Charity Fair'   10am - 2pm at Storth Village Hall. All the usual charity stalls. Entry £1 to include coffee. Hotpot lunches available.
Saturday, 4th November 2017  -  'Arnside Fireworks Display'  from 6pm on the Pier. BBQ, mulled wine and more. Fireworks from 7pm.
Saturday, 4th November 2017  -  'Arnside Musicians'  led by Robin May present 'Blues at The Vic'  at the Victoria Hall, Grange-over-Sands. Doors open at 6.30pm - 10pm. Bar. Tickets cost:  £15. Tel:  015395 34026.
Saturday, 11th November 2017  -  'Peace in Our Time'  10.15am - 1pm. (Optional lunch 1 - 2.15pm). At Oakfield Lodge, Redhills Road, Arnside LA5 0AT. A meditation course, suitable for beginners. Take time out to experience real peace through meditation in beautiful surroundings overlooking the Kent Estuary.     meditation
Cost: £14 without lunch, £12 if booked in advance. £15 with lunch but must be booked at least 24 hours in advance.
Saturday, 11th November 2017  -  'The Houghton Weavers'  at Arnside Village Hall. Tickets:  £12.50. Raffle, nibbles, bring your own beer.
Sunday, 12th November 2017  -  'Service of Remembrance' 10am at the Playing Fields Memorial Garden, followed by an all-denominational service at St James Church at 10.30am.
Sunday, 19th November 2017  -  'Arnside Knott Race' from Hollins Farm, far Arnside. Senior Race route: 6 miles / 1093 ascent. Start 12.15pm:. Junior Races for ages 6-15. Pre-enter to guarantee a place. gorunningwithdallam Cost: £7 to include handling charge. Closing date: 15th November. Held under Fell Runners Association Rules. Contact: David Shinn on 01524 734035.
Tuesday, 21st November 2017  -  'Arnside Royal British Legion AGM' 2pm at the W.I. Hall, Orchard Road. Non-members wishing to help with door-to-door collection or at Burton Services on the M6, or requests for British Legion Wreaths, contact Elaine Willacy on 01524 735409
Saturday, 25th November 2017  -  'Dallam School PTA Christmas Fair' in the School Hall at Dallam School, Milnthorpe, 10am - 3pm. Fabulous stalls including jewellery, Christmas decorations, Christmas gifts, Children's crafts and refreshments. 
To book a stall, email:  or call the school on 015395 65165. Leave a message and a member of the PTA will return your call. 



Saturday, 16th December 2017  -  'A Christmas Concert' by Arnside Choral Society. Tickets available from the Posh Sardine from mid-November.

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