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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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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What's new?

Finding health information online

On Tuesday 13 November at 10.00-12.00 noon Steve Collman, Community Outreach Health Librarian, will be on hand to demonstrate how to find quality health information online. Find out how to use Google and NHS Choices more effectively, and more.

Opening hours survey

The opening hours survey is now closed. The results will be published on our website and in the library as soon as they are available. Thank you to everyone who commented on the proposed changes.

Christmas crafts for children

Join us for Christmas crafts on Friday 30 November at 3.45-5.00pm. Suitable for children aged 4 and over. £2.50 per child. Please book as places are limited.

Christmas bedtime stories

On Tuesday 18 December at 6.00-6.30pm wear your pyjamas and bring teddy along to hear seasonal stories before bedtime. Free, and no need to book.

Christmas rhymetime

Come along to a festive edition of our rhymetime with our Christmas elves on Thursday 20 December at 10.30am.

Christmas biscuit decorating

Call in between 3.30 and 4.30pm on Thursday 20 December and decorate a Christmas biscuit. £1.00 per biscuit. 

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. Next date is 13 November on the theme of Novel Destinations. Come and chat about the settings of your favourite stories and find out what others enjoy


  • 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 dates is 6 December
  • Rhymetime - 10.30-11am - weekly. Children must be accompanied by a parent or carer. Please note, there will be no rhymetime on Thursday 27 December, but we will be back in the new year on 3 January