Congleton Library

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Congleton Library
Market Square
CW12 1ET (Location Map)

Phone: 01260 375550

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Congleton Library Entrance

Opening hours

Please note, the Customer Service enquiry desk closes 15 minutes before the library closing time.

Opening Hours for Congleton Library
DayOpening Hours
Monday 09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09.00 - 13.00
Thursday 09:00 - 19:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 13:00
Sunday Closed

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Parking at Congleton Library

Short stay parking is available behind the library (entrance off Market Street). Parking is free after 5.00pm.

Disabled parking

Disabled parking is situated behind Congleton Town Hall Alternative disabled parking can be found behind the library (access from Market Street), giving access to the lower ground floor of the library building. Access to the library is then via the lift.

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May bank holidays

Please note that the library will be closed on Monday 1 May for the Early May Bank Holiday, and on Monday 29 May for the Spring Bank Holiday.

May the fourth be with you!

Join us on Thursday 4 May at 3.30-5.00pm for a Star Wars themed LEGO Club. Free; just drop in.

Craft and coffee

On Tuesday 9 May at 2.00-3.00pm, have a go at book folding or bring your own project with you for a relaxing hour of crafts and conversation with refreshments to celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week. All welcome.

Colour me calm

Colouring is for adults too! Join us on Friday 12 May and unwind with art therapy to celebrate Mental Health Awareness Week. Free; just call in during normal open hours.

Tea and story for adults

Join us on Monday 22 May at 2.30-3.30pm, and enjoy short story readings and refreshments. Free; all welcome.


On Tuesday 30 May, we're hosting a fantastic half-term SHIFT workshop. Create 8 x 8 punchcard designs, feed your card into the reader, and by the magic of Python code converting the physical holes into binary files, build a minecraft map. Drop-in sessions at 10-12 noon and 1.00-3.00pm. Free. All ages welcome.

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Activities at Congleton Library


  • Tea and Story - 2.30-3.30pm - fourth Monday of each month (except Bank Holidays). Relax with refreshments and reading. All welcome


  • Crafts and Coffee - 2.00-3.00pm - monthly on second Tuesday of each month. £1.00; no need to book
  • Under 5s Storytime - 10.30-11.00am - weekly. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer


  • LEGO Club - 3.30-5.00pm - weekly. Free; children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Under 5s rhymetime - 10.30-11.00am - weekly. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer


  • Family activities - 10.00-12.00 noon - weekly. Join us for free drop-in crafts, games, LEGO or colouring

Other organisations in this library

Congleton Credit Union

A representative will be in the library every Saturday morning between 10.00 and 11.00am.

Community Agents

Get help with housing issues, money matters, or assistance completing forms and finding social activities from the Community Agent on the last Monday of the month between 10.00am and 12.000 noon.


Fun French for toddlers, every Monday during term time at 1.30pm. Contact or 07714 251 968 for more information.

Macmillan Cancer Support

There is a representative from Macmillan in the library every fortnight on a Wednesday. Drop in between 10.00am and 12.00 noon for advice on treatments, benefits, support groups and more. Contact the library for dates.

Police Community Support Officer

The local PCSO will hold a surgery in the library once a month. Please contact the library for details fo the next visit.

One You Cheshire East

Get friendly local support to help you eat well, move more, stop smoking or drink less on alternate Tuesdays at 10.00-12.00 noon.

Registration Service

The Registrar is available in the ground floor office at Congleton Library on Mondays and Wednesdays strictly by appointment only. Phone 0300 123 5019 for an appointment.

Saturday coffee mornings

Meet a variety of local clubs, churches and groups in the meeting room most Saturdays between 9.00am and 12.00 noon. Contact the library for more information.

Online Enquiry Service

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