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Stowmarket Library

Opening times

Monday Closed
Tuesday 0830 - 1845
Wednesday 0830 - 1745
Thursday 0830 - 1745
Friday 0830 - 1830
Saturday 0830 - 1600
Sunday 1000 - 1600

Out-of-hours book return available

Contact

Manager: Ursula Scott

Milton Road, Stowmarket
IP14 1EX

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01449 700549

help@suffolklibraries.co.uk

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Branch facilities

Room and venue hire

Meeting room

Max 20 people
  • Capacity: 12 people for meetings, 20 people in rows
  • Refreshment facilities
  • Limited onsite parking - nearby public carpark
  • Projector and flipchart available on request
  • Availability: All day subject to other bookings

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

Space within library

Max 50 people
  • Capacity: Various (depending on part of library and format) but potentially up to 50 people in rows
  • Refreshment facilities
  • Limited onsite parking - nearby public carpark
  • Flipchart available on request
  • Availability: Outside library opening hours only, subject to other bookings

Cost: To be negotiated with library manager

Please use our booking form (.docx) and refer to our terms and conditions (.pdf).

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

Events and activities at Stowmarket Library

Upcoming special events

Chatterbooks - children's book group

Fri 27 May 2022 , 16:00 – 17:00 Stowmarket Library Free entry

Come along to our monthly children's book group for 7-11 year olds and get involved with some fun activities.

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Wellbeing Suffolk drop-in session

Tue 31 May 2022 , 11:00 – 13:00 Stowmarket Library Free entry

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

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Regular events and activities

All events

Lego Club (Saturday session)

Join us for our weekly Lego Club.

Sat 28 May 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 ( Every Saturday) Stowmarket Library Free entry

Lego Club (Sunday session)

Join us for our weekly Lego Club.

Sun 29 May 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 ( Every Sunday) Stowmarket Library Free entry

Knit & Natter

Bring your knitting along to the library and enjoy a cuppa and a chat with others.

Tue 31 May 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 ( Every Tuesday & Thursday) Stowmarket Library Free entry

Wellbeing Suffolk drop-in session

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

Tue 31 May 2022 , 11:00 – 13:00 Stowmarket Library Free entry

Open Space - wellbeing drop-in group (Stowmarket 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.

Tue 31 May 2022 , 11:00 – 13:00 ( Every Tuesday) Stowmarket 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 31 May 2022 , 14:15 – 14:35 ( Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday) Stowmarket Library Free entry

Crochet & Coffee

Bring your crocheting supplies and join us in the library for a coffee and a chat.

Tue 31 May 2022 , 17:00 – 18:30 ( Every Tuesday) Stowmarket Library Free entry

Adult Colouring Group

Come along and do some colouring, relax and meet other people.

Wed 1 Jun 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 ( Every Wednesday) Stowmarket 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.

Wed 1 Jun 2022 , 14:15 – 14:35 ( Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday) Stowmarket Library Free entry

Lego Club (Saturday session)

Join us for our weekly Lego Club.

Sat 4 Jun 2022 , 10:00 – 12:00 ( Every Saturday) Stowmarket Library Free entry