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Sudbury Library

Sudbury Library

Manager: Gareth Lewry

Market Hill, Sudbury
CO10 2EN

Branch updates

Opening hours

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

Room & venue hire

Room and space hire at Sudbury Library →

Branch facilities

  • Accessibility information
  • Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
  • Parking: unavailable
  • Out-of-hours book return available
  • Which? available - ask staff for magazine or to log in
  • Also available: Sudbury Tourist Information Centre is located within the library. Find out more on the Sudbury Town Council website.

IT and printing facilities

Regular events and activities

Children's events

Family board games and puzzles: all welcome

Sunday, 1330-1500

Craft activities: for primary school age children.

Sunday, 1100-1230

Lego club

Saturday, 1430-1600

50p per session including refreshments. Follow the week's theme or make what you want. Receive a reward for every 10 sessions attended.

Stay and play: for babies and toddlers and their parents

Thursday, 1100-1200

Chat and enjoy a drink and biscuit with other parents while your children play with our toys. Donations for tea/coffee appreciated.

Find out more about Wordplay

Older people's events

Top Time reading group

third Tuesday of the month, 1430-1630

Top Time: events and activities for older people

Tuesday, 1430-1630

  • 14 January - Book group - Night Train, by Martin Amis
  • 21 January - Chair Yoga with Maryanne (£3 per person on the day)
  • 28 January - Talk and artefacts with Hannah from the Bury Record Office
  • 4 February - Creative writing
  • 11 February - Book Group - Days of Wonder, by Keith Stuart
  • 18 February - Chair Yoga with Maryanne (£3 per person on the day)
  • 25 February - Quiz

Reading groups

Saturday Book Club

second Saturday of the month, 1030-1200

The Reader: a shared reading experience

Wednesday, 1400-1530

A friendly, social, informal and relaxing session to share yours thoughts and feelings about life through reading. Stories and poems chosen by volunteers.

Top Time reading group

third Tuesday of the month, 1430-1630

Writing groups

Creative writing group

first Tuesday of the month, 1430-1600

Email sudbury.library@suffolklibraries.co.uk for more information.

IT help

1-to-1 computer taster sessions: book in advance

Wednesday, 1500-1600

Learn on one of our library computers for free, or learn on your own iPad, Android tablet or laptop for £2.

1-to-1 computer taster sessions: book in advance

Thursday, 1100-1200

Learn on one of our library computers for free, or learn on your own iPad, Android tablet or laptop for £2.

1-to-1 computer taster sessions: book in advance

Friday, 1500-1600

Learn on one of our library computers for free, or learn on your own iPad, Android tablet or laptop for £2.

1-to-1 computer taster sessions: book in advance

Saturday, 1500-1600

Learn on one of our library computers for free, or learn on your own iPad, Android tablet or laptop for £2.

Arts, crafts & games

Art club: a casual group for creative people from teens to 30s. £3 per session

first Saturday of the month, 0930-1130

Whatever you create, whatever your skill level, bring along your supplies and work on your current project while getting to know like-minded people. Refreshments provided, including vegan and gluten-free treats. Contact wilder.king@suffolklibraries.co.uk for more information.

Family board games and puzzles: all welcome

Sunday, 1330-1500

Health & wellbeing events

St Nicolas Hospice drop-in

Monday, 1000-1200

Open session for hospice patients, carers and bereaved in the meeting room.

Fundraising, stalls & book sales

Book sale

every day, opening hours

Upcoming special events