Handforth Library

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Handforth Library

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

Phone: 01625 378272

Email: libraries@cheshireeast.gov.uk

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Handforth Library

Opening hours

Please note, the Customer Service enquiry desk and the People's Network public computers close down 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?

Summer Bank Holiday open hours

The library will be closed on Monday 27 August for the Summer Bank Holiday.

Fun Science workshop

On Friday 31 August at 2.00-3.00pm we have a hands-on science workshop with Fun Science. Suitable for children aged 5 and over. £2.00 per child if participating in the summer reading challenge (subsidised by Handforth Parish Council), or £3.00 per child for non-participants. Booking essential. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Learn how to manage stress

Learn how to manage stress in this six-week programme with Talking Therapies. Sessions at 11.00-1.00pm on Fridays 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31 August and 7 September. To book and for further information call 01625 469 950.

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Activities at Handforth Library

Monday

  • Storytime for under 5s - 2.30-3.00pm - weekly in term time only. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer

Tuesday

  • Book Lovers' Group - 5.30-6.30pm - monthly on the third Tuesday of every month. Refreshments available, suggested donation 50p. New members welcome
  • IT Buddy - 10.00-11.00am - weekly. Please contact the library to book a place. £2.50 for one hour
  • LEGO Club - 4.00pm - monthly on the last Tuesday of every month. Drop-in; no need to book. Suitable for ages 2-12 years. Next dates are 21 and 28 August
  • Under 5s rhymetime - 11.00-11.30am - weekly in term time only. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer

Friday

  • IT Buddy - 10.30am-2.00pm- weekly. Please contact the library to book a place. £2.50 for one hour

Saturday

  • LEGO Club - 10.00-11.00am - monthly on the last Saturday of every month. Suitable for ages 2-12 years. Next date is 25 August

Other organisations in the library

Looking for work?

We have some great services for jobseekers. The following services offer advice and support if you are looking for or returning to work:

  • Jobcentre drop-in sessions: On Tuesdays staff from Macclesfield Jobcentre will be on hand to offer IT and job search support. Just call in between 1.00 and 3.00pm. Next dates are 21 and 28 August
  • MyWorkSearch: You can sign up to MyWorkSearch for free at the library. You can search 1000s of jobs, get career tips, create and update your CV, or attend free weekly webinars on finding work and related topics