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Library notices

Saturday 25 May to Saturday 1 June – Library activities for May half-term, including Elmer Day celebrations, stories and activities.

Monday 27 May – all Thurrock libraries will be closed for the spring bank holiday.

Saturday 8 June - Grays Library will be extending its opening hours until 5pm to join in the Pride Celebrations.

Saturday 8 June - Grays Library is hosting a special Pride-themed Corner Story ("Twas the night before Pride") and craft session making heart garlands - 10.30am to 11.30am.  

Monday 10 June – Tour of the Solar System at Grays Library.

National Theatre Collection

The National Theatre provides the best of British theatre in its National Theatre Collection for schools, universities and the wider education sector.

The collection is also available to all Thurrock library members for free, making it easier than ever to watch theatre.

To access the collection:

  • book a library computer at a Thurrock library
  • visit the library at your booked time
  • sign-in to the library computer using your library membership card number
  • open a web browser on the computer
  • use the National Theatre Collection bookmark in the web browser

You must bring your own earphones to listen to plays.

You can only book a library computer for 2 hours, so you should let the library staff know before you start watching. They may have to extend your 2-hour booking to cover the full duration of the play you'd like to watch.