Handforth Library

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Handforth Library

The Green
Wilmslow Road
Handforth
Cheshire
SK9 3ES (Location Map)

Phone: 01625 378272
Fax: 01625 524390
Email: libraries@cheshireeast.gov.uk

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Handforth Library

Opening hours

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

Handforth Library Opening hours
DayOpening Hours
Monday 09.30 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:30 - 19:00
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 09:30 - 17:00
Friday 09:30 - 17:00
Saturday 09:30 - 13:00
Sunday Closed

Other libraries nearby

Handforth library is currently closed on Wednesdays and Sundays.

The following local library is open on Wednesdays:

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Parking

Parking is available behind the library. Other parking is signposted in the village.

Disabled parking

Parking is available behind the library.


What's New?

Animations in Minecraft

On Monday 10 April learn how to create animations in Minecraft at this special SHIFT workshop. Sessions will be at 10.00-11.00, 11.30-12.30, 1.00-2.00 and 2.30-3.30pm. Please book in advance. Suitable for children aged 5 years and over.

Patternbeats

On Thursday 13 April we have another fantastic SHIFT workshop. Learn how to create music using a Patternbeats punchcard reader. Sessions will be at 10.00-11.00, 11.30-12.30, 1.00-2.00 and 2.30-3.30pm. Please book in advance. Suitable for children aged 5 years and over.

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Activities at Handforth Library

Monday

  • Storytime for under 5s - 2.30-3.00pm - weekly in term time only

Tuesday

  • Book Lovers' Group - 5.30-6.30pm - monthly on the third Tuesday of every month. Free; donations welcome
  • Crochet Club - 2.00-4.00pm - monthly on second Tuesday of each month. Join us with your own project or come and learn a simple technique for making crochet squares. Enjoy a chat and refreshments. £2.00; bring your own materials
  • LEGO Club - 4.00pm - monthly on the last Tuesday of every month. Next date is 28 March
  • Under 5s rhymetime - 11.00-11.30am - weekly in term time only. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer

Thursday

  • IT Buddy - 2.15pm-3.15pm - weekly. Please contact the library to book a place. £2.00 for one hour

Saturday

  • Coding Club - 10.30-11.30am - monthly. Suitable for children aged 9-11 years. Bring your own laptop, or let us know in advance if you don't have one. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please ask at the library or check our Facebook page for dates.
  • LEGO Club - 10.00am - monthly on the last Saturday of every month. Next date is 25 March

Other organisations in the library

Hampers of Hope

Hampers of Hope is a charity that provides food hampers to people in crisis, as well as offering other services such as job clubs, budgeting advice, cookery and parenting classes through their Hope Centres. You can find out more about their work on the Hampers of Hope website. If you would like to donate food to the charity, we now have a food donation bin available in the library.

Lifelinks Cheshire East

Free health and wellbeing advice and support in the library on the second Friday of each month at 10.00am - 12.00 noon, and iTea and Chat on the fourth Friday of each month at 10.00-12.00 noon.