Poynton Library

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Poynton Library
Park Lane
SK12 1RB (Location Map)

Phone: 01625 374818
Email: poynton.library@cheshireeast.gov.uk

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Poynton childrens library

Opening hours

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

Poynton Library Opening Hours
DayOpening Hours
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday 09.00 - 13.00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 19:00
Saturday 09:30 - 13:00
Sunday Closed

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Parking at Poynton library

Parking is free in the large central car park.

Disabled parking

There are 2 spaces near the front of the Library and a further 3 spaces adjacent to the Civic Hall.

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What's new?

Halloween LEGO club

On Monday 23 October at 2.30-4.00pm we have a special spooky LEGO Club for half-term. £1.00 per child; please book in advance as places are limited.

Half-term book sale

Pop into the library during the week beginning Monday 23 October and find bargain children's books and DVDs on sale.

Spooky rhymetime

Come along on Thursday 26 October at 10.30am for a Halloween themed rhymetime. Wear your witchiest, spookiest fancy dress. Suitable for pre-school children and their parents or carers.

Monster crafts

On Thursday 26 October at 2.30-3.30pm we have half-term Monster Crafts for school age children. £2.50 per child; please book in advance as places are limited.

Spooky bedtime stories

On Friday 27 October, put on your pajamas and dressing gowns, or Halloween fancy dress, and come on down to our spooky bedtime stories at 6.00-6.30pm. Free, but please book in advance.

Book discussion group

Do you enjoy reading historical fiction or history books? If so, come along to our next Book Discussion Group meeting on Tuesday 14 November at 2.00-3.00pm, when we will be discussing all things historical. All welcome at our friendly informal meetings.

Decorate a bauble

On Saturdays 18 and 25 November drop in anytime between 9.30am and 12.30pm and decorate a bauble for our entry in the Christmas Tree Festival, as part of the Poynton Christmas Fest.

Opera Dudes cabaret

On Friday 8 December at 7.30pm we are delighted to be hosting the Opera Dudes in Swing Song Merrily on High, in conjunction with Cheshire Rural Touring Arts. Opera Dudes is a cabaret style musical event, comprising a fantastic blend of Christmas music, show tunes, movie melodies and operatic favourites with sensational voices, superb witticisms and good clean 'Carry On' fun. This is a See it Live in Libraries event. Tickets are £8.00 for adults and £5.00 for children (6-17 years), and are available online from Ticketsource or from the library. 

Ancestry taster sessions

The cost is £5 for an hour long one to one session. Please contact the library for details and to book a session.

Computer Buddy sessions

Basic computer skills sessions with an IT buddy are now available at the library at £2.00 per hour. This entitles you to an hour's free use of the computers after your tutored session to practice what you have learned. Please contact the library for more details.

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Activities at Poynton Library


  • Book discussion group - 2.00-3.00pm - monthly on second Tuesday of each month. Next date is 14 November


  • LEGO Club - 3.30-4.45pm - monthly, on first Thursday of each month. Free; no need to book. Suitable for children aged 4 years and over. Duplo available for younger siblings. Next date is 3 November
  • Rhymetime - 10.30-11am - weekly. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer