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Bury St Edmunds Library

Opening times

Monday 0830 - 1730
Tuesday 0830 - 1930
Wednesday 0830 - 1730
Thursday 0830 - 1730
Friday 0830 - 1930
Saturday 0830 - 1700
Sunday 1000 - 1600

Out-of-hours book return available

Contact

Manager: Neil Holmes

Sergeants Walk, St Andrews Street North, Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1TZ

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01284 338830

help@suffolklibraries.co.uk

Branch facilities

  • Customer toilet
  • Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
  • Accessibility information on accessable.co.uk
  • Display space: Space available for table top or banner displays in internal and external foyer. Public notice board also available.
  • Which? Available online and in print
  • Free sanitary products available

Room and venue hire

Conference room

Max 50 people
  • Capacity: 25 people for meetings, 50 people in rows
  • Fully air-conditioned
  • Nearby public car park - pay and display
  • Projector and screen available
  • Flipchart available on request
  • Kitchenette included within conference room space with hot water boiler, sink etc
  • Availability: All day subject to other bookings

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Cost: £13 per hour for community/charity/private bookings, £19.50 per hour for commercial/statutory bookings

Meeting room

Max 15 people
  • Capacity: 15 people for meetings
  • Nearby public car park - pay and display
  • Projector and screen available
  • Flipchart available on request
  • Availability: All day subject to other bookings

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Cost: £8 per hour for community/charity/private bookings, £12 per hour for commercial/statutory bookings

Other information

  • Bookings are for a minimum of 2 hours
  • 12.5% discount for bookings of 8 sessions or more - upfront payment applies
  • Bookings outside of library opening hours may attract an additional charge to cover staff costs

For information and bookings please email bury.roomhire@suffolklibraries.co.uk

Events and activities at Bury St Edmunds Library

Upcoming special events

Wellbeing Suffolk drop-in session

Fri 27 May 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Join Wellbeing Suffolk for this drop-in session and find support and resources.

Find out more

Regular events and activities

All events

Open Space - wellbeing drop-in group (Bury St Edmunds group)

Open Space drop-ins are informal meet-ups for anybody interested in their mental health and wellbeing, as well as their families and carers.

Mon 23 May 2022 , 14:00 – 16:00 ( Every Monday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Baby Bounce - gentle songs and nursery rhymes

Enjoy soft and gentle songs and rhymes with your baby.

Tue 24 May 2022 , 09:30 – 10:00 ( Every Tuesday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Tot Rock - active songs and rhymes for preschool children

Join us for a fun session of active songs and rhymes for under 5s.

Tue 24 May 2022 , 10:30 – 11:00 ( Every Tuesday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Avid Crime Readers

Join our friendly and informal crime-themed book group, open to all.

Tue 24 May 2022 , 14:30 – 16:30 ( Fourth Tuesday of the month) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Duplo Club

Come along to our Duplo club for a fun building and play session for pre-school children.

Thu 26 May 2022 , 11:00 – 11:30 ( Every Thursday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Wellbeing Suffolk drop-in session

Join Wellbeing Suffolk for this drop-in session and find support and resources.

Fri 27 May 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Top Time - social group for older people

Join our social group for older people every Friday.

Fri 27 May 2022 , 10:30 – 11:45 ( Every Friday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Lego Club

Join us for our fortnightly Lego brick challenges for children of all ages.

Sat 28 May 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 ( Every other Saturday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Open Space - wellbeing drop-in group (Bury St Edmunds group)

Open Space drop-ins are informal meet-ups for anybody interested in their mental health and wellbeing, as well as their families and carers.

Mon 30 May 2022 , 14:00 – 16:00 ( Every Monday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry

Baby Bounce - gentle songs and nursery rhymes

Enjoy soft and gentle songs and rhymes with your baby.

Tue 31 May 2022 , 09:30 – 10:00 ( Every Tuesday) Bury St Edmunds Library Free entry