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Halesworth Library

Opening times

Monday 0900 - 1300
Tuesday 0900 - 1700
Wednesday 0900 - 1700
Thursday Closed
Friday 0900 - 1700
Saturday 0900 - 1700
Sunday 1000 - 1500

Out-of-hours book return available

Contact

Manager: Matthew Haw

Bridge Street, Halesworth
IP19 8AD

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01986 875095

help@suffolklibraries.co.uk

Branch facilities

  • Customer toilet
  • Refreshments: £1 for a cup of coffee or tea
  • Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
  • Accessibility information on accessable.co.uk
  • Parking: unavailable
  • Display space: Window space and poster display unit available to hire for posters and notices. Contact the library for more details.
  • Which? Available online and in print

Room and venue hire

Office

Max 5 people
  • Capacity: 5 people for meetings
  • Refreshment facilities
  • Nearby public carpark
  • Availability: All day subject to other bookings

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

Gallery within library

Max 35 people
  • Capacity: 20 people for meetings, 35 people in rows
  • Refreshment facilities
  • Nearby public carpark
  • Availability: Outside library opening hours only, subject to other bookings

Cost: £10 per hour for community/charity/private bookings, £15 per hour for commercial/statutory bookings

Space within library

Max 30 people
  • Capacity: Various (depending on part of library and format) but potentially up to 30 people in rows
  • Refreshment facilities
  • Nearby public carpark
  • Availability: Outside library opening hours only, subject to other bookings

Cost: £15 per hour for community/charity/private bookings, £22.50 per hour for commercial/statutory bookings

Other information

  • Limited parking outside library opening hours. Public car parking located nearby
  • 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

Events and activities at Halesworth Library

Upcoming special events

Matters of life and death - support and advice group

Thu 14 Jul 2022 , 14:00 – 16:00 Halesworth Library Free entry

Discuss matters of life and death, funerals and bereavement in a welcoming and relaxed environment.

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Connected Communities

Tue 19 Jul 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 Halesworth Library Free entry

Drop-in and speak with your local councilor about any issues or suggestions you have.

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Thursday Book Talk - Dorothy Stewart

Thu 21 Jul 2022 , 14:30 – 16:30 Halesworth Library Free entry

Join local author Dorothy Stewart for a special author talk event.

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Regular events and activities

All events

Saturday Lego Club

Build your Lego creations at this fun session for children.

Sat 2 Jul 2022 , 11:30 – 12:00 ( Every Saturday) Halesworth Library Free entry

Saturday Craft Club

Make something new and fun at this craft session for children.

Sat 2 Jul 2022 , 14:15 – 14:45 ( Every Saturday) Halesworth Library Free entry

Sunday Lego Club

Build your Lego creations at this fun session for children.

Sun 3 Jul 2022 , 11:00 – 12:00 ( Every other Sunday) Halesworth Library Free entry

East Suffolk Council Customer Drop-In

Come along to our weekly drop-in service for customers of East Suffolk Council.

Tue 5 Jul 2022 , 10:00 – 16:00 ( Every Tuesday) Halesworth Library Free entry

Wordplay singing and rhymes session

Come and join our free Wordplay sessions for babies & toddlers.

Tue 5 Jul 2022 , 10:00 – 11:30 ( Every Tuesday) Halesworth Library Free entry

Time Out - social group for older people (10AM session)

Join our social group for older people every Wednesday.

Wed 6 Jul 2022 , 10:00 – 11:00 ( Every Wednesday) Halesworth Library Free entry

Time Out - social group for older people (11AM session)

Join our social group for older people every Wednesday.

Wed 6 Jul 2022 , 11:00 – 12:00 ( Every Wednesday) Halesworth Library Free entry

Saturday Lego Club

Build your Lego creations at this fun session for children.

Sat 9 Jul 2022 , 11:30 – 12:00 ( Every Saturday) Halesworth Library Free entry

Saturday Craft Club

Make something new and fun at this craft session for children.

Sat 9 Jul 2022 , 14:15 – 14:45 ( Every Saturday) Halesworth Library Free entry

Sunday Craft Club

Make something new and fun at this craft session for children.

Sun 10 Jul 2022 , 11:00 – 12:00 ( Every other Sunday) Halesworth Library Free entry