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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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 - 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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Summer crafts

On Tuesday 31 July at 2.00-3.30pm we have children's Summer Crafts. £1.50  per child. Please book and pay in advance. Suitable for children aged 4 and over.

Mad Hatter's tea party

Join us on Monday 6 August  at 2.30-4.00pm for the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, with  stories, crafts and snacks. Suitable for children aged 4 and over. £2.50 per child. Please book and pay in advance.

Fun Science workshop

On Friday 10 August at 10.30am, Fun Science will be leading a fun hands-on workshop. £3.50 per child. Please book and pay in advance. 

John Kirk storyteller

On Tuesday 14 August at 10.00am storyteller, John Kirk, will be performing Dennis and the Chamber of Mischief. £3.00 per person  (Parents/carers and children). Suitable for children aged 6 and over. Please book and pay in advance.

Meet the Police

Come along on Monday 20 August between 10.30am and 12.00 noon and meet the Police. Have your fingerprints taken, try on a uniform, and see inside a police car. Free, and no need to book.

LEGO holiday special

On Friday 24 August at 2.30-4.00pm, we have a special holiday Lego Club. £1.00 per child. Please book and pay in advance.

Giant games

Join us on Thursday 30 August at 2.00-4.00pm for family fun playing Giant Games. Free event for all the family. No need to book.

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 book group, where we chat over a cup of tea or coffee. Please note, there will be no Book Chat in August


  • 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 - 10.30-11am - weekly. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer