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Stowmarket Library

Manager: Ursula Scott

Milton Road, Stowmarket
IP14 1EX

Tel: 01449 700549
Fax: 01449 672629
Email: help@suffolklibraries.co.uk
Friends group: Friends of Stowmarket Library

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Branch updates

The library will close at 1pm on Christmas Eve.

Branch facilities

  • Accessibility information
  • Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
  • Out-of-hours book return available
  • Customer toilet
  • For sale: Cards for Good Causes - charity and Suffolk Wildlife Christmas cards.

IT and printing facilities

Room and space hire

Opening hours

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 0830 – 1845
Wednesday 0830 – 1745
Thursday 0830 – 1745
Friday 0830 – 1830
Saturday 0830 – 1600
Sunday 1000 – 1600

Regular events and activities

Children's events

Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Tuesday, 1415-1445

Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers.

Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Wednesday, 1415-1445

Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers.

Baby Bounce and Tot Rock

Thursday, 1415-1445

Songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers.

Lego club

Saturday and Sunday, 1030

Minecraft club

Saturday, 1100-1200

No tuition. Bring your own devices.

Minecraft club

Sunday, 1100-1200

No tuition. Bring your own devices.

Older people's events

Top Time: events and activities for older people

Thursday, 1445-1600

Reading groups

Friday Book Fix reading group

Friday once a month, 1500-1600

Sunday Sloths book group: for 7-11 year olds

last Sunday of the month, 1130-1200

IT help

Internet training sessions for beginners: book in advance

Sessions arranged on a mutually convenient basis, All day

Job club

Friday, 1000-1200

Language courses

Confidence in English and Maths sessions with Ian Crissell

Friday, 1000-1200

Arts, crafts & games

Adult colouring group

Wednesday, 1030-1130

Board games club

Sunday, 1400-1500

Coffee and crochet group

Tuesday, 1700-1815

Get Together group drop-in: chat, knitting, board games and more

Tuesday, 1100-1300

Call Janet on 01449 771230 for more information

Knit and Natter

Thursday, 1000-1200

Knit and Natter

Tuesday, 1000-1200

Health & wellbeing events

Stop smoking with OneLife Suffolk: book in advance

Tuesdays, 1000-1830

Free weekly clinics with a dedicated Stop Smoking Practitioner. Book an appointment on 01473 718193.

Councillor surgeries & professional advice

Ace Advocacy support for people with learning disabilities

Tuesday, 1200-1430

Get help writing letters, making phone calls, etc. to get your voice heard.

NatWest information drop-in

every other Tuesday, 0930-1230

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

History

One-to-one family history help sessions

Sessions arranged on a mutually convenient basis, N/a

Contact the library for more details.

Upcoming special events