Upcoming Events

Saturday 9 Dec from 10am to 3pm: Christmas in the Library

Join us for food, fun, and a feast of music

  • Library decorated for Christmas
  • Extended opening hours
  • Children’s crafts and lucky dip
  • Storytelling
  • Guess the name of the bear
  • Siwok stall
  • Hallam Bethlehem Fund crib display
  • Refreshments and Cake stall
  • The human fruit machine
    (staffed by Santa and his elves)
  • Plus a feast of Christmas music

Timetable of events

  • 10.00: Library opens
  • 10.00 Storytelling
  • 10.30: Music from the Gamebirds
  • 11.00: Storytelling
  • 11.30: Music from Abbey Lane School Choir
  • 12.00: Music from The Greenhill Songsters
  • 12.30: Music from Lowedges School Choir
  • 13.00: Music from James Proctor
  • 13.30: Storytelling
  • 14.00: Music from Greenhill School Choir
  • 14.30: Storytelling
  • 15:00: Event closes

Friday 19 Jan at 7pm: “Lost Sheffield”

A talk with with Peter Machan. Talk a walk with Peter through the centre of the city from a unique collection of late Victorian lantern slides. Sheffield as your great grandparents would have known it.

Tickets £5 available mid-December

Regular Events

Cinema Events

We run a regular monthly program of cinema events, usually on the fourth Friday and Saturday of each month. Friday events (for grown-ups) start at 7pm, Saturday events (for children) start at 2pm. Refreshments are available including ice creams. For details, please see our Facebook page.



A book club for children in school years 4, 5, 6 or 7.
Sessions run on Mondays after school in term time from 3pm to 4.30pm. Places need to be reserved. Please email


Then ...Greenhill Village History Society

The society is a Community, non – profit making group, meeting at Greenhill Library. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month at 2.00pm. To Research, collate and record information about the local area, in a friendly, informal environment.

For further details contact Lesley Fox on 0114 2377928

Computer classes

Are you hopeless with computers? Would you like to be able to send and receive e-mails, surf the web, or shop on-line? You are never too old to learn! Free classes for beginners are run every Friday 10am – 12 noon. Please drop in, or contact Heeley Development Trust on 0114 2500 613 for details.

Activities for young children

The Friends of Greenhill Library are very pleased to be able to continue the following regular sessions at the library in 2017. Sessions are free but donations are welcome.

Fun Time

children-playingNew dates for Autumn 2017:  11th Sept9th Oct13th Nov11th Dec

A fun time for 0-4 year olds and their carers with toys, craft, songs, and a snack.
Fun time drop-in sessions run on the second Monday of the month during term-time, from 10-11.30 am. All are welcome. There is no charge but a donation is appreciated.

Story Time

Stories and craft for pre-schoolers.

Stories and crafts for pre-schoolers.  10-10.45 on alternate Fridays in term time.  Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer. Age range 2 – 4 years. Donations welcome!

Children’s Crafts

Craft sessions for children aged 5 – 9 years, run by Lynne Brown. Sessions run during term time, after school on the second and fourth Friday of the month, starting on 8 Sept 2017.
Space is limited at these sessions so to guarantee a place please put your child’s name down on the sign-up sheet in the library.