Handforth Library

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Handforth Library

The Green
Wilmslow Road
Handforth
Cheshire
SK9 3ES

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?

Get Online Week, 14 - 20 October 2019

If you pop into the library during the week, library staff will be on hand to show you how to download and use our free e-magazines, e-books and e-audiobooks, as well as the many other online resources we subscribe to.

On Thursday 17 October and Friday 18 October at 2.00-4.00pm, learn to use the Internet in these free drop-in sessions, and see how Learn My way can help you learn about the Internet.

EU Code Week 2019

On Saturday 19 October at 10.30-11.30am have a go in our Mini Makers Micro:bit Mayhem workshop. We will have the micro:bits set up, so come on in and have a play with them. All are welcome.

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Activities at Handforth Library

Monday

  • Storytime for under 5s - 11.00-11.30am - weekly in term time only. Free; no need to book. 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 - 4.00-5.00pm - monthly on the last Tuesday of every month. Drop-in; no need to book. Suitable for ages 2-12 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Under 5s rhymetime - 11.00-11.30am - weekly in term time only. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer

Friday

  • Ancestry family history - 2.30-3.30pm - an introduction to the resources available to budding genealogists on Ancestry and Find My Past. Contact the library to check availability and book. £3.50 per session

  • IT Buddy - various times available - 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. Children must be accompanied by an adult

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 and New Leaf drop-in sessions: On Tuesdays staff from Macclesfield Jobcentre will be on hand to offer IT and job search support. Further help to access skills, training and opportunities is available from New Leaf. Just call in between 1.00 and 3.00pm