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Opening Hours

MondaySelf-Service9:00am - 11:00am
Staffed11:00am - 4:00pm
Self-Service4:00pm - 6:00pm
TuesdaySelf-Service9:00am - 11:00am
Staffed11:00am - 4:00pm
Self-Service4:00pm - 6:00pm
WednesdaySelf-Service9:00am - 11:00am
Staffed11:00am - 4:00pm
Self-Service4:00pm - 6:00pm
ThursdaySelf-Service9:00am - 11:00am
Staffed11:00am - 4:00pm
Self-Service4:00pm - 6:00pm
FridaySelf-Service9:00am - 11:00am
Staffed11:00am - 4:00pm
Self-Service4:00pm - 6:00pm
SaturdaySelf-Service9:00am - 10:00am
Staffed10:00am - 5:00pm
Self-Service5:00pm - 6:00pm
SundaySelf-Service10:00am - 11:00am
Staffed11:00am - 2:00pm
Self-Service2:00pm - 4:00pm

One Off Closures:
24/12/18 Staffed hours between 11:00 and 15:00 on Christmas Eve
25/12/18 to 26/12/18 inclusive Christmas
31/12/18 Staffed hours between 11:00 and 15:00 on New Years Eve
01/01/19 New Year

Building

  • Automatic Doors
  • Disabled Toilets . access with a RADAR key only
  • Escalator
  • Lift
  • Meeting Room (with hearing loop)
  • Public Parking Nearby
  • Toilets

Facilities

  • Access to software
  • Computer prints
  • Free WiFi
  • Internet access
  • Microfilm and fiche prints
  • Photocopier
  • Public fax service
  • RFID

Events

Christmas Fun and Games

Get involved with this fun quiz. Join us to share memories over a cup or tea and biscuit.
On 14/12/18 from 11:30 to 12:30

Lego Club and Colouring

Lego fun and why not draw and colour a picture for our Christmas scene.
On 19/12/18 from 11:30 to 15:30

Christmas Cards

Drop in to decorate Christmas cards for the people you love.
On 20/12/18 from 12:30 to 15:30

Christmas Storytime

Join us for fabulous Christmas stories.
On 20/12/18 from 11:30 to 12:00

Christmas Gift Bag Craft

Drop in to make a beautiful gift bag to take home.
On 21/12/18 from 12:00 to 15:00

Christmas Card Craft and Lego Club

Come along to make a Pip and Posy Christmas card to take home. Whilst you are here why not have some building fun with our Lego too.
On 22/12/18 from 10:30 to 16:30

Christmas Lucky Dip Crafts

Missed one of our crafts? Don`t worry you can catch up with our Lucky Dip today.
On 24/12/18 from 11:30 to 14:30

Penguin Craft

Fabulous penguin themed craft for all the family to enjoy.
On 27/12/18 from 12:30 to 15:30

Polar Bear Crfat

Join us for a post Christmas polar bear themed craft.
On 28/12/18 from 11:30 to 15:30

Lucky Dip Crafts and Lego Club

Missed one of our crafts? Don`t worry you can catch up with our Lucky Dip today. Plus have some Lego fun whilst you are here!
On 29/12/18 from 10:30 to 16:30

Calendar Craft

Get ready for the new year by making a calendar to take home.
On 31/12/18 from 11:30 to 14:30

Board Games

Settle in for some board games fun.
On 02/01/19 from 11:30 to 15:30


Regular Events

Lego Club

Saturdays from 11.00 to 12.00

Sunday is Fun Day

Sunday from 11.30 to 1.30

Liberal Democrats (For details phone 01234 221757)

Saturdays from 11.00 to 12.00

Baby Rhymetime for 0 - 18 months (Term Time Only)

Monday from 11.30 to 12.00

Rhymetime (Term Time Only)

Tuesday from 2:00 to 2:30

Rhymetime

Thursday from 11.30 to 12.00


Other Events

Knit and Knatter

For details phone the library
Wednesday(Fortnightly) 2.00-3.30