Community Centre and Gallery
Main Street, Shap, Cumbria, CA10 3NL
Welcome to The Old Courthouse, Shap.
This well loved building at the heart of the community is beginning a new era in its long and varied history.
As a community building it offers a warm welcome to everyone.
Please visit us to see what we have on offer!
We are home to a Cumbria County Council Library Link, Shap Pre-School Playgroup and provide a Visitor Information Point for Eden District Tourism. We are working hard to bring other services to the community. We have a variety of rooms available for hire.
We host art exhibitions in The Exhibit 'A' Gallery and have space available for other displays and events. The building has WiFi access, computers and also printing/photocopying facilities. A growing number of groups meet here regularly – check out the information on this website, we hope you will find it interesting and helpful.
The building is owned and managed by a community charity: Shap Community CIO (Charitable Incorporated Organisation) Charity No. 1160966
Current Opening Times
Monday 10 - 1pm
Friday 2 - 5pm
The Library Link is not open and you are not able to borrow or return books at the moment.
Please contact Penrith Library 01768 812100
or follow this link
for more info.
Barbara & Catherine Wallis
Latest news from the Library.