Bury St Edmunds Library
Manager: Neil Holmes
Sergeants Walk, St Andrews Street North, Bury St Edmunds
Branch updatesThe library will close at 1pm on Christmas Eve.
Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
Out-of-hours book return available
Display space: Space available for table top or banner displays in internal and external foyer. Public notice board also available.
For sale: Stamps, A4 envelopes, plastic wallets, ballpoint pens, canvas bags
IT and printing facilities
|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
Soothing songs and gentle nursery rhymes for babies.
Craft activities: for primary school age children
Junior reading group: for pre-school children
For children and their parents or guardians. Listen to a story, take part in a themed activity and borrow related books.
Tell Me a Story
Visit the children's library to hear the story of the day.
Songs and action rhymes for toddlers.
Older people's events
Top Time: events and activities for older people
Adventurers reading group
third Tuesday of the month, 1500-1700
Avid Crime Readers reading group
fourth Tuesday of the month, 1430-1630
The Bookworms reading group
first Tuesday of the month, 1400-1600
Top Time reading group
first Friday of the month, 1000-1200
Tuesday Night reading group
second Tuesday of the month, 1800-1900
Arts, crafts & games
Colour Me Calm adult colouring: all materials provided
Thursday every 2 weeks, 1100-1200
£1 per strip, 2 games per session. Have fun and raise funds for the library.
Relaunching soon. Please register your interest by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
every other Thursday, 1000
Bring a puzzle to swap or have a go at one of ours.
Standard and large print sets provided.
Health & wellbeing events
Music in our Bones with Suffolk Family Carers
third Friday of the month, 1300-1500
HeartSong wellbeing singing project for family carers. Help with respite funding available or bring your family member or friend with mental or physical health issues with you if they too enjoy singing. £2 voluntary donation.
Open space: drop in for health info and chats. All welcome.
See the latest Bury Open Space timetable.
Upcoming special events
Fri 24 Nov, 2017 1000 – 1200
Sat 9 Dec, 2017 1000 – 1500