The "Friends of the South Warrington Library in Stockton Heath" (SWISH) are dedicated to making the library a valued asset of the Local Community by supporting the development of activities which enhance the use of its facilities. SWISH seek to make the library a valuable local resource by holding regular events such as Film Nights, Board Game Nights, Wine Tasting, Lectures and Art Exhibitions. Check out the current activities using the links below. We welcome new members both at our events and as helpers and if you require further information please use the link below to contact one of our Committee.

The Road Dance

The Road Dance
Friday, February 23rd 2024
Kirsty lives in the Outer Hebrides in a small village in the years just before WW1. Her father had always encouraged her to seek a life beyond the island and when romance blossoms between her and local lad Murdo, the opportunity to see the world seems within reach. An elegantly old fashioned period drama, beautifully shot which keeps you riveted until the end. Booking Essential – To reserve your place contact Lynn on 07870 950769

The Earls of Warrington

The Earls of Warrington
Friday, 8th March 2024
Dr. Bill Cooke will give a talk on "The Place of the Earls of Warrington in England's History". The talk will give a brief account of the two families who held the title Earl of Warrington and assess their role in the nation's history. As with many other areas of the country's past, Warrington holds a proud and significant place that should be honoured. Tickets cost £5. Booking essential - to reserve your place contact PAT on 07855 755859 or by email at patbarlow@libraryfriendsswish.org.uk

A Few Good Men

A Few Good Men
Friday, 22nd March 2024
A Few Good Men is a classic courtroom drama with a stellar cast including Tom Cruise, Jack Nicholson and Demi Moore. Tom Cruise plays a slick young Navy lawyer assigned to investigate a murder case. As events unfold the reputation of the entire military is at stake. Based on a play which was inspired by actual events at Guantanamo Bay. Booking Essential – To reserve your place contact Lynn on 07870 950769

About Time

About Time
Friday, 19th April 2024
A feel-good romantic comedy that will touch the hearts of anyone who watches it. Directed by Richard Curtis (Love Actually) this heart warming comedy starring Rachel McAdam explores love, time travel and the human soul. Booking Essential – To reserve your place contact Lynn on 07870 950769

Regular Board Games Nights

Regular Board Games Nights
Every 1st & 3rd Thursday at 7pm
Next dates 4th & 18th January, 1st & 15th February
Try out something new or old in relaxed, friendly, company. No need to book – just turn up, and bring any games that you would like to play. A huge variety of board games for both the beginner and experienced gamer. Under 16's welcome, accompanied by their parent or guardian. Entrance FREE but donations welcome. Refreshments available. Contact Sue on 07745 027443 for more details

Library Reading Group

Library Reading Group
Every Wednesday at 7:30pm
Come along to our Weekly Reading Group at the Library, every Wednesday from 7:30 to 8:30pm. Reading Friends is a new kind of weekly reading group that brings people together in a relaxed and social atmosphere, to read, have a cup of tea and chat.
No need to book, just turn up.

SWISH Reading Group

SWISH Reading Group
The second Tuesday of every month
The SWISH Friends’ reading group has returned to Stockton Heath library, meeting on the second Tuesday of every month at 11am. The SWISH Friends notice board in the Library has details of the books to be discussed each month.

Contact Us

Contact Us
Need More Information ?
If you require any more information on Swish or its activities contact one of the Committee Members about any aspects of interest.

Join Us

Join Us
Want to join us ?
Come and join SWISH as a member and help maintain and improve our Library.