Poynton Library

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Poynton Library
Park Lane
SK12 1RB

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 and the People's Network public computers close down 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 - 17.00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 17:00
Saturday 09:00 - 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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Matchattax card swap shops

On Friday 22 March bring your swaps to the library between 3.30 and 4.30pm to exchange with others and try to complete your collection.

John Lindley poetry evening

Join us on Tuesday 26 March at 7.30pm for an evening with former Cheshire Poet Laureate, John Lindley. John will be reading from, and talking about, his latest prizewinning collection, Love and Crossbones. Tickets £3.50, including a glass of wine. Please book in advance. Doors open at 7.00pm.

Macmillan Cancer information and support

Have you or someone you know been affected by cancer? The Macmillan Cancer Information stand will be here between 10.00am and 12.00 noon on Tuesdays 26 March; 9 and 23 April, and 7 May.

Quiz night

Test your general knowledge at our quiz night on Friday 5 April at 7.30pm. Teams of up to six people welcome. Tickets £4.00, including a raffle. Bar open from 7.00pm for alcoholic beverages and soft drinks. prizes for winner, runners up and best team name.

Easter bank holidays

The library will be closed on the 19 and 22 April for Good Friday and Easter Monday. 

Ancestry taster sessions

The cost is £3.50 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 £2.50 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 Chat - 2.00-3.00pm - monthly on second Tuesday of each month. All welcome to our informal free book group, where we chat over a cup of tea or coffee


  • Rhymetime - 2.00-2.30pm - weekly. Children must be accompanied by an adult


  • 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
  • Rhymetime - 10.30-11.00am - weekly. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer