Wilmslow Library

Wilmslow Library
South Drive
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 1NW

Phone: 01625 374060
Email:  wilmslow.library@cheshireeast.gov.uk

Map location

Wilmslow Library exterior

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.

Wilmslow Library opening Hours
DayOpening Hours
Monday

09.00 - 17.00

Tuesday

09.00 - 17.00

Wednesday

09.00 - 17.00

Thursday

09.00 - 19.00

Friday

09.00 - 17.00

Saturday 09.00 - 13.00
Sunday Closed

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Parking at Wilmslow Library

Parking is available in the Sainsburys Pay and Display car park.

Disabled parking

Disabled parking spaces are available in Sainsburys car park.

Join the library

You can join the library online or in person.

Wilmslow Library online

At your library you will find

      Free-WiFi-logo

  • Wilmslow Express Advertiser microfilms

What's new?

Elmer story and craft

Let's celebrate Elmer Day with stories, a craft and a library picture hunt on Saturday 28 May at 10.00-11.00am. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free, but please book in advance.

Queen's Platinum Jubilee celebrations

To celebrate the Jubilee, we have a selection of photographs and maps on display showing Wilmslow as it was. Just call in between Saturday 28 May and Saturday 4 June and see how much Grove Street has changed over the years. See how many shops you can remember!

Join us for refreshments on Saturday 4 June between 10.00 and 12.00 noon at our Jubilee coffee morning.

Jubilee story and craft

Make a crown and listen to some stories on Monday 30 May at 11.00-12.00 noon. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free, but please book in advance.

Mini Makers paper chains

Who can make the longest paper chain using just one piece of A4 paper? To find out if it is you just pop into our workshop between 9.00 and 11.00am on Wednesday 1 June. Suitable for children aged 5 and over. Free, drop-in event. 

Platinum Jubilee bank holidays

The library will be closed on Thursday 2 June and Friday 3 June for the Queen's Platinum Jubilee bank holidays.

Computer lessons for beginners

Need help setting up an email account or getting online? We can offer you free 1:1 tuition for one hour. Just ask a member of staff for more details.

Online family history

If you'd like to find out how you can trace your family tree online, book an online family research lesson with our friendly volunteer who will show you how to use Ancestry, Find My Past and other online resources. Contact the library for details.

Defibrillator

There is an emergency defibrillator available, externally, on the side of the building to the right of the library front door. 

Wilmslow Library on Facebook

Activities at Wilmslow Library

Monday

  • LEGO Club - 3.30 - 4.30pm - weekly. Show off your creativity at our after school club.  Ideal for children aged 5 and over, but Duplo is provided for younger children. Free; no need to book unless it is a school holiday
  • Stories and Songs - 11.00 - 11.30am - 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

Wednesday

  • Baby Bounce - 2.30 - 3.00pm - weekly. Suitable for babies 12 months and younger, so join us to sing some rhymes and meet other parents. Free; no need to book in advance
  • Book Lovers Group - 2.00 - 3.00pm - monthly, on the first Wednesday of each month. We will have a different theme each month and you can contact the library on 01625 374 060 for more details about upcoming themes.  Free; no need to let us know in advance you will attending
  • IT and Chat - 2.00 - 4.00pm - monthly. If you need help with getting online or using our online resources, drop in for advice and a cuppa

Thursday

  • Rhymetime - 11.00 - 11.30am - weekly. Rhymes for pre-school children and their grown-ups. Free; no need to book in advance

Friday

  • Wilmslow Wordsmiths - 3.30 - 4.45pm - monthly creative writing group. Write poetry, short stories or scripts in an informal setting. Free; refreshments available for a small charge. Contact the library for dates

Other organisations in the library

All activities have been suspended until further notice due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

Page last reviewed: 18 May 2022