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Great Cornard Library

Manager: Heather Welch

Thomas Gainsborough School (formerly known as the Upper School), Head Lane, Great Cornard
CO10 0JU

Tel: 01787 315195
Email: help@suffolklibraries.co.uk
Friends group: Friends of Great Cornard Community Library

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Branch updates

The library will close at 12:30pm on Christmas Eve.

Branch facilities

  • Accessibility information
  • Parking: available in school car park
  • Out-of-hours book return available
  • Refreshments: sometimes available at Sports Centre café next door

IT and printing facilities

Opening hours

Day Hours
Monday 0830-1215, 1245-1700 (term time) 1000-1330 (holiday time)
Tuesday 0830-1215, 1245-1700 (term time), 1000-1300 (holiday time)
Wednesday 0830-1215, 1245-1700 (term time), Closed (holiday time)
Thursday 0830-1215, 1245-1900 (term time), 1400-1900 (holiday time)
Friday 0830-1215, 1245-1700 (term time), 1000-1300, 1330-1700 (holiday time)
Saturday 1000–1500 (term time and holiday time)
Sunday 1000–1500 (term time and holiday time)

Regular events and activities

Children's events

Baby Bounce

Wednesday, 1330-1400

Soothing songs and gentle nursery rhymes for babies, term-time only.

Busy Book Time

Friday, 0930-1015

Stories, rhymes and crafts for pre-school children, term-time only.

Craft activities and homework help: for primary school age children

Sunday, 1100-1400

Homework help: for 8-12 year olds

Saturday, 1030-1200

Lego club

first Saturday of the month, 1000

Tot Rock

Monday, 0930-1000

Songs and action rhymes for toddlers.

Older people's events

Top Time: events and activities for older people

Tuesday, 1000-1100

Reading groups

Sunday reading group

third Sunday of the month, 1000-1130

Yummy Mummy reading group: discuss light hearted books

last Thursday of the month, 1400-1500

Yummy Mummy reading group: discuss light hearted books

last Thursday of the month, 1800-1900

IT help

Internet training sessions for beginners: book in advance

Thursday, 1700-1800

Internet training sessions for beginners: book in advance

Saturday, 1300-1400

Health & wellbeing events

Leading Lives: a general interest activity and social session for adults with additional needs

Monday, 1345-1445

Term-time only.

Beat the Street monthly walking group

first Wednesday of the month, 1000

Meet at the library for a free 30-60 minute walk on paths, then wind down at Cornard Sports Centre if you wish. Contact the library for more information.

Upcoming special events