Poynton Library

Poynton Library
Park Lane
SK12 1RB

Phone: 01625 374818
Email: poynton.library@cheshireeast.gov.uk

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Poynton childrens library

Customer service desk

You can call in with a Customer Service Desk (Blue Badge, Benefits, Railcards) enquiry, but there may be times when you will have to wait for a member of staff. Alternatively, you can make an appointment in advance to ensure staff are available.

Opening hours

The Customer Service enquiry desk and the public computers close down 15 minutes before the library closing time.

Poynton Library Opening Hours
DayOpening Hours

09.00 - 17.00


09.00 - 19.00


09.00 - 17.00


09.00 - 17.00


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.

Join the library

You can join the library online or in person.

Poynton library online

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Bedtime stories

Join us for bedtime stories at 6.00pm on Tuesday 13 December. Wear your pyjamas and bring your teddy along. Free; no need to book.

Christmas LEGO

Have festive fun with LEGO on Wednesday 21 December. Free and no need to book, just call in between 10.30 and 12.00 noon. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Christmas and New Year opening hours

The library will be closed for Christmas from Saturday 24 December until Tuesday 27 December inclusive. Normal opening hours will resume on Wednesday 28 December. The library will also be closed on Saturday 31 December and Monday 2 January for New Year.

Jigsaw swap

After a successful launch, our jigsaw swap is ongoing. If you have a jigsaw you have finished, come along and swap it for another. (Complete jigsaws only, please. No missing pieces!). If you don’t have one to swap, you can pay a donation of £2.00 for a jigsaw from our swap trolley to get you started.

IT Buddy

Do you, or someone you know, need help to get online? Do you want to improve your digital skills? Our IT Buddy is available by request. Just contact the library to arrange a free 1:1 session.

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Activities at Poynton Library


  • Coffee morning - 10.00 - 11.30am - weekly. Come along for a hot drink, a biscuit and a chat. Suggested donation of 50p for refreshments


  • Book Chat - 2.00 - 3.00pm - monthly, on the second Tuesday of each month. Contact the library for dates. Join us for an informal, friendly book discussion


  • LEGO Club - 3.30 - 4.30pm - monthly, on the first Wednesday of the month. Suitable for primary school age children accompanied by an adult. Duplo available for younger siblings. Free. No need to book, just drop in
  • Stories and Songs - 10.00 - 10.30am - weekly. Stories, rhymes and activities for pre-school children and their grown-ups. Great for active toddlers – sitting is optional! Free; no need to book in advance. Join us for a festive edition of Stories and Songs on Wednesday 14 December. Fancy dress and Christmas colours optional but encouraged! We will be taking a short break over Christmas and will be back with stories and songs on 4 January 2023


  • Rhymetime - 10.30 - 11.00am - weekly. Suitable for pre-school children. Free; no need to book. Join us for a festive edition of Rhymetime on Thursday 15 December. Fancy dress and Christmas colours optional but encouraged! We will be taking a short break over Christmas and will be back with rhymetime on 5 January 2023


  • LEGO Club - 1.00 - 2.00pm - monthly, on first Friday of each month. Suitable for young children accompanied by an adult. Duplo available. Free. No need to book, just drop in

Page last reviewed: 05 December 2022