What’s On

The Master’s House hosts an exciting selection of events, exhibitions and activities on a wide range of subjects. You can find out more about upcoming ones here. We look forward to seeing you soon!

To book tickets for an event, phone Ledbury Library and Customer Services on 01432 383499 or visit us.

Booking and tickets

Events are free unless otherwise stated.

Please check if you need to book: you will be asked for your ticket at the event.

Tickets will be available six weeks before the event from Ledbury Library unless otherwise stated. Tickets that have not been collected the day before the event, unless otherwise advised, will be reallocated. 

Children under 8 years old must be supervised at all times.

Hiring event and exhibition space in The Master’s House

If you would like to hire one of the event and exhibition spaces in The Master’s House for an event of your own, telephone 01432 383499 or email ledburylibrary@herefordshire.gov.uk 

 

 

Explore what’s on

 

Forthcoming Events Cancelled Until Further Notice

Due to the Coronavirus Outbreak all Herefordshire County libraries have been told to shut from closing time on Friday 20 March. All events in the Master’s House have therefore been cancelled until further notice.

 

Creating your Sketchbook Journal with Jeanette McCulloch

Monday 23 March, Monday 30 March and Monday 6 April

10am – 1pm 

Tickets £65 (for the three workshops)

Keeping a sketchbook or journal can be daunting, in these workshops Jeanette will explore practical and creative possibilities. The workshops are about ideas and how to develop them and will include sessions on colour & texture, image,  and words & text . You will need an A4 ring bound sketchbook but all other materials will be supplied.

Herefordshire Life Through a Lens: The Photos

Herefordshire Life Through a Lens: The Photos

Tuesday 24 March – Saturday 4 April

Library opening hours            

Free

Following a multi-venue retrospective of Derek Evans’ photographic archive across the city of Hereford, Catcher Media now brings a ‘bite-sized’ exhibition to Ledbury. Enjoy a rare chance to get up close and personal with these fantastic photographs capturing 1940s – 1970s life.

 

Master’s House Guided Tour

Wednesday 1 April

10am start (for 1-2 hrs)          

Free tickets (donations welcome)

The Friends of the Master’s House will be hosting a detailed guided tour of this 15th century timber-frame building. This incredible Grade II* listed building in the centre of Ledbury was once part of the medieval St Katherine’s Hospital.

A Good Read? Readers’ Group

Friday 3 April

11am – 12.30pm            

Free

Bring along a book you have read, share your thoughts and perhaps a short snippet from the book in this friendly and informal readers’ group.

Easter Competition

Saturday 4 April – 18 April

Library opening hours            

Free

Take part in our easter egg colouring competition this Easter. The very best entry in each category will win a fabulous prize! Pop in and pick up a competition entry form.

Under 12s

Ledbury Library Readers’ Group

Tuesday 7 April

4.45pm – 5.45pm            

Free

A friendly book group held in Ledbury Library for enthusiastic readers. Read one selected title a month then meet in the library to discuss it. Books are provided.

Get to Know Your Tablet

Tuesday 21 April

4pm – 6pm            

Free tickets

Learn the basics of how to use your tablet, including learning about apps, using the internet and how to connect to the free Wi-Fi at the library. Bring your own tablet.

16+ years

Should We Be Worried About Video Games? @John Masefield High School

Monday 27 April

7pm – 9pm            

Tickets £7

The media often claims that video games are bad for us, but what does scientific research actually say about this issue? Dr Pete Etchells is a reader in psychology and science communication at Bath Spa University. He will explore the science behind the headlines, revealing that playing, studying and living through games can show us what it means to be human. A Ledbury Library Development Group event.

Ledbury Library Readers’ Group

Tuesday 5 May

4.45pm – 5.45pm            

Free

A friendly book group held in Ledbury Library for enthusiastic readers. Read one selected title a month then meet in the library to discuss it. Books are provided.

Master’s House Guided Tour

Wednesday 6 May

10am – 12 noon            

Free tickets (donations welcome)

The Friends of the Master’s House will be hosting a detailed guided tour of this 15th century timber-frame building. This incredible Grade II* listed building in the centre of Ledbury was once part of the medieval St Katherine’s Hospital.

A Good Read? Readers’ Group

Friday 15 May

11am – 12.30pm            

Free

Bring along a book you have read, share your thoughts and perhaps a short snippet from the book in this friendly and informal readers’ group.

Introduction to the Internet

Tuesday 19 May

4pm – 6pm            

Free tickets

Learn how to look around websites and have a go at searching for information. Laptops will be provided for the workshop.

16+ years