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Newmarket Library

Manager: Kate Ashton

1a the Guineas, Newmarket
CB8 8EQ

Tel: 01638 661216
Fax: 01638 560818
Email: help@suffolklibraries.co.uk
Friends group: Friends of Newmarket Library

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Branch facilities

  • Accessibility information
  • Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
  • Special collections: Racing collection
  • Parking: two public car parks within 5 minutes' walk
  • Out-of-hours book return available
  • Display space: Wall space available for exhibition hire
  • For sale: Poetry book collated by Newmarket Library Friend Christine - £5 each with all proceeds to Friends of Newmarket Library and St Nicholas Hospice. Three volumes of poetry by local poet Yvonne Zellen - £5 each with all proceeds to charity. £1 from every sale goes to Newmarket Library.
  • Also available: Shopmobility: hire an electric wheelchair or scooter from Newmarket Library if you have any mobility problems

IT and printing facilities

Opening hours

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 0830 – 1800
Wednesday 0900 – 1700
Thursday 0830 – 1700
Friday 0830 – 1830
Saturday 0900 – 1700
Sunday 1000 – 1600

Regular events and activities

Children's events

Baby Bounce: soothing songs and gentle nursery rhymes for babies

Tuesday, 1000-1030

Craft activities: for primary school age children

Sunday, 1100-1500

Storytime for 2-8 year olds

Saturday, 1000-1030

Tot Rock: songs and action rhymes for toddlers

Thursday, 1000-1030

Older people's events

Top Time: events and activities for older people

Thursday, 1030-1100

Top Time: events and activities for older people

Thursday, 1430-1530

Reading groups

Reading round reading group

Friday, 1300-1500

IT help

IT help - one-to-one one hour sessions tailored to your needs - please contact the library to join the waiting list

Wednesday, 1000-1300

Language courses

Conversation classes for people looking to improve their English (term time only)

Sunday, 1230-1330

Spanish conversation group - for beginners and improvers - free

Sunday, 1100-1200

Arts, crafts & games

Scrabble group

Wednesdays, 1400

Upcoming special events