Readers' groups

We are now re-starting our meetings in-person. If you would like to join one of the meetings or would like more information please email

Altrincham Library

All Altrincham Library Readers' groups now held at the library.

Morning group

First Tuesday of the month 10:00am.

  • Tuesday 2 November 10:00am - The Thursday Murder Club, by Richard Osman
  • Tuesday 7 December 10:00am - The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

Evening group

Wednesday, once a month 7:00pm.

  • Wednesday 3 November at 7:00pm - Restoration by Rose Tramain

Coppice Library

All Coppice Library Readers' groups now held at the library.

  • Tuesday 26 October 2:00pm - A Man Called Ove by Fredrick Backman and choose books for upcoming meetings.

Hale Library

The group is currently only meeting on Zoom until further notice. To request a Zoom link please email

Morning group

First Wednesday of the month 11:00am.

  • Wednesday 3 November 11:00am - The Silver Sparrow by Tayari Jones  (via Zoom)

Old Trafford Library

Morning group

Last Thursday of each month 10:30am-12:00pm at Limelight

  • Thursday 28 October 10:30am - The Unconsoled by Kazuo Ishiguro
  • Thursday 25 November 10:30am - The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers    

Sale Library

Evening Group

Second Monday of the month 6:00pm

  • Monday 8 November 6:00pm - The Finkler Question by Howard Jacobson
  • Monday 13 December 6:00pm - My Year of Rest and Relaxation by Ottessa Moshfegh
  • Monday 10 January 6:00pm - American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins
  • Monday 14 February 6:00pm - My Sister, the Serial Killer  by Oyinkan Braithwaite
  • Monday 14 March 6:00pm - The Midnight Library  by  Matt Haig
  • Monday 11 April 6:00pm - When All is Said by Anne Griffin
  • Monday 9 May 6:00pm - This Lovely City by Louise Hare

Stretford Library

Stretford Library Readers' group October meeting will be on Zoom. Meetings at the library are being considered for future meetings. To join the Zoom meeting please email or get in contact with Stretford Library

Evening group

Last Thursday of the month 6:30pm.

Urmston Library

All Urmston Library Readers' groups now held at the library.

Afternoon group

Fourth Thursday of the month 2:00pm

  • Thursday 28 October 2:00pm - This Lovely City by Louise Hare and choosing books for upcoming meetings.

Afternoon Crime Time

Last Friday of the month 2:00pm

  • Friday 29 October 2:00pm - My Sister the Serial Killer by Oyinkan Braithwaite
  • Friday 26 November 2:00pm - Snap by Belinda Bauer
  • Friday 17 December 2:00pm - Colour of Bee Larkham's Murder by  Sarah Harris

Evening Page Turners

Third Tuesday of the month 6:00pm 

  • Tuesday 19 October 6:00pm - The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

Woodsend Library

Afternoon group

Third Monday of the month 2:00pm

  • 15 November 2:00pm - Normal People by Sally Rooney
  • 20 December 2:00pm - Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
  • 17 January 2:00pm - The Salt Path by Raynor Winn
  • 21 Febuary 2:00pm - Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell