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Felixstowe Library

Manager: Steph Merrett

Crescent Road, Felixstowe
IP11 7BY

Tel: 01394 330850
Email: help@suffolklibraries.co.uk
Friends group: Friends of Felixstowe Library

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Branch facilities

  • Accessibility information
  • Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
  • Parking: Pay & Display car park opposite
  • Out-of-hours book return available
  • Customer toilet
  • Which? available - ask staff for magazine or to log in
  • For sale: Cards for Good Causes: charity Christmas cards and items.
  • Also available: Scouts' Christmas postbox at the library until 16 December; 25p per card to Felixstowe, Kirton, Trimley and Walton.

IT and printing facilities

Room and space hire

Opening hours

Day Hours
Monday 1000 – 1600
Tuesday 0900 – 1730
Wednesday 0900 – 1930
Thursday 0900 – 1730
Friday 0900 – 1730
Saturday 0900 – 1700
Sunday 1000 – 1600

Regular events and activities

Children's events

Chatterbooks: for 7-11 year-olds

Saturday once a month, 1030-1200

Talk about books, play games, choose your next read and enjoy special giveaways. Contact the library to sign up.

Stories in the Middle: stories and activities for young children. Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers.

Friday, 1030-1115

Older people's events

Top Time: events and activities for older people

Tuesday, 1400-1600

Reading groups

Words book group

second Thursday of the month, 1100-1200

Friendly group discussing a wide variety of books, please speak to a member of library staff for more information.

Health & wellbeing events

Open space: drop in for health info and chats. All welcome.

Thursday, 1400-1600

Sharing Stories drop-in: for adults with learning disabilities

Wednesday, 1330-1500

Councillor surgeries & professional advice

NatWest information drop-in

every other Tuesday, 0930-1230

A community assistance opportunity to support existing NatWest customers with their banking needs.

Understanding your child: a 10-week course for parents of under 19s using the Solihull Approach, from Suffolk County Council

Fridays from 11 January 2019, 1245-1445

A group based on an approach developed in Solihull that research has shown to be helpful to parents and improved their children's behaviour. Explore issues such as: having fun together; how children develop; exploring feelings; behaviour difficulties; how to recover when things go wrong; communicating with your child and parenting styles. Contact Kay Witchalls on 07540671191 or kay.witchalls@suffolk.gov.uk for more information and to book.

Fundraising, stalls & book sales

Country market: home grown crafted and made produce

Friday, 0930-1115

Upcoming special events