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Leiston Library

Opening times

Monday Closed
Tuesday 0930 - 1930
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 0930 - 1730
Friday 0930 - 1300, 1400 - 1700
Saturday 0930 - 1300, 1400 - 1700
Sunday 1000 - 1500

Out-of-hours book return available

Contact

Manager: Gayla Rowling

Old Post Office Square, Main Street, Leiston
IP16 4ER

Find us on Google Maps

01728 831252

help@suffolklibraries.co.uk

Connect with Leiston Library

Facebook

Leiston Town Council advisory group

Volunteer and support your library by organising events, activities and initiatives to raise money. Contact the library manager for more information.

Branch facilities

  • Refreshments: coffee, tea and hot chocolate for sale
  • Payments: cash, cheques and cards accepted
  • Accessibility information on accessable.co.uk
  • Parking: available for one hour in front of the library, free parking available within walking distance
  • Which? Available online and in print

Art in the Library - exhibitions of local artists' work

Room and venue hire

Space within library

Max 30 people
  • Capacity: There are 8 chairs available, but it would be possible to accommodate 30 people seated in rows if additional chairs can be sourced.
  • Availability: Outside library opening hours only, subject to other bookings.

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

Other information

  • Free onsite parking

Events and activities at Leiston Library

Upcoming special events

Discovering Wildflowers with Steve Massey

Mon 20 Sep 2021 , 10:30 – 11:30

Join local naturalist Steve Massey and learn about local wildflowers.

Find out more

Regular events and activities

All events

Jigsaw Puzzle Group for Adults

Come along and add some pieces to our jigsaw, meet other people and relax.

Tue 21 Sep 2021 , 10:30 – 12:00 (Every Tuesday) Leiston Library Free entry

Art for Fun

Join our art group for adults designed for enjoyment and wellbeing - no skills required!

Fri 24 Sep 2021 , 10:30 – 12:00 (Last Friday of the month) Leiston Library Free entry

Jigsaw Puzzle Group for Adults

Come along and add some pieces to our jigsaw, meet other people and relax.

Tue 28 Sep 2021 , 10:30 – 12:00 (Every Tuesday) Leiston Library Free entry

Jigsaw Puzzle Group for Adults

Come along and add some pieces to our jigsaw, meet other people and relax.

Tue 5 Oct 2021 , 10:30 – 12:00 (Every Tuesday) Leiston Library Free entry

Scrabble Club

Join us for our monthly Scrabble Club for adults on the first Thursday of every month.

Thu 7 Oct 2021 , 14:00 – 15:30 (First Thursday of the month) Leiston Library Free entry

Merry Makers - Handicraft Group

Bring along some handicraft materials and meet like-minded people at our craft sessions.

Sat 9 Oct 2021 , 10:30 – 12:00 (Second Saturday of the month) Leiston Library Free entry

Jigsaw Puzzle Group for Adults

Come along and add some pieces to our jigsaw, meet other people and relax.

Tue 12 Oct 2021 , 10:30 – 12:00 (Every Tuesday) Leiston Library Free entry