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Bury St Edmunds Library

Manager: Neil Holmes

Sergeants Walk, St Andrews Street North, Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1TZ

Tel: 01284 732255
Email: help@suffolklibraries.co.uk
Friends group: Friends of Bury St Edmunds Library

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Room hire

Display space

Internal Foyer (suitable for table top / banner display)

Per day (manned):

  • Charitable and voluntary: £12
  • Other (commercial and statutory bodies): £20
External Foyer (suitable for table top / banner display)

Per week:

  • Charitable and voluntary: £12
  • Other (commercial and statutory bodies) £20
Paid for Display board

Public notices for services/goods. Per week (to a maximum of six weeks):

  • A5: 50p per week
  • A4: £1 per week

Opening hours

Day Hours
Monday 0830 – 1730
Tuesday 0830 – 1930
Wednesday 0830 – 1730
Thursday 0830 – 1730
Friday 0830 – 1930
Saturday 0830 – 1700
Sunday 1000 – 1600

Regular events and activities

Children's events

Tot Rock: songs and action rhymes for toddlers

Thursday, 1015-1045

Craft activities: for primary school age children

Sunday, 1030-1200

Baby Bounce: soothing songs and gentle nursery rhymes for babies

Wednesday, 1015-1045

Older people's events

Top Time: events and activities for older people

Friday, 1000-1200

Reading groups

Tuesday Night reading group

second Tuesday of the month, 1800-1900

Top Time reading group

first Friday of the month, 1000-1200

The Bookworms reading group

first Tuesday of the month, 1400-1600

Avid Crime Readers reading group

fourth Tuesday of the month, 1430-1630

Adventurers reading group

third Tuesday of the month, 1500-1700

Writing groups

No writing groups.

Computer courses

Suffolk Family History drop-in

second Wednesday of the month, 1200-1400

Language courses

No language courses.

Arts, crafts & games

No arts, crafts or games events.

Health & wellbeing events

No health or wellbeing events.

Councillor surgeries & professional advice

Suffolk Age UK advice in the foyer: assistance with home help, day services, befriending or benefits

Wednesday, 1000-1300

Cafés, stalls & book sales

No cafés, stalls or book sales.

Upcoming special events