Ballymena Central Library


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Elizabeth Cook
5 Pat's Brae
BT43 5AX
t:028 2563 3950
f:028 2544 2429
Minicom:028 2563 3950
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 Opening Hours

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Opening hours for Ballymena Central Library
Monday:10:00am - 8:00pm
Tuesday:9:30am - 5:30pm
Wednesday:9:30am - 5:30pm
Thursday:10:00am - 8:00pm
Friday:9:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday:9:30am - 4:00pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday

 Library Location


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 Library Services

Books Audio books Children's audio books
Large print books Internet Storytimes
Class visits Public Computers Disabled access
Exhibition space Fax service Photocopier
Printer Public Lift Scanner
Coffee / Tea Machine Newspapers Wi-FI

 Library Events

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
BNA Graphic Novel Club
Meets on the first Thursday of each month

t: 028 2563 3950
02/02/2017 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Every Tuesday (term time)

A Childrens Drama Group for 7-9year olds

Numbers are limited so please contact Sandra Hook at the Branch to check availability of spaces.

Sandra Hook
t: 028 2563 3950
10/01/2017 3:30pm - 4:30pm
VIP Group
The Visually Impaired Group​

Group meetings held second Monday of each month - please contact branch for confirmation.​

Combining local information and social interaction with listening to short stories or anecdotes, this select group would welcome any newcomers.

Please contact Anne McKillop at the branch for more information.

Anne McKillop
t: 028 2563 3950
09/01/2017 11:30am - 1:00pm
Rhythm & Rhyme (2 sessions)
2 Sessions: 10:00am - 11:0​0am and 11:30am - 12:30pm

Bookings can be placed on the Thursday prior to session from 6:30pm - 7:45pm.
1 Adult with accompanying child/children.

t: 028 2563 3950
06/01/2017 10:00am - 11:00am and 11:30am - 12:30pm
Knit and Natter
Weekly on Thursdays.

A group for anyone who enjoys knitting, crochet, cross stitch and other crafts. Share hints and tips, swap patterns, meet new people and learn ne​w skills.
Bring whatever you are working on at the moment or start a new project.

Roberta McAuley
t: 028 2563 3950
05/01/2017 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Time Out Reading Group
The facilitator is Karen Rushbury Reynolds​.
The first Thursday of each month from 1:00pm to 2:00pm.

This is a lunchtime drop in adult reading group.

You do not have to commit to the whole year. Just lift the current title on display and discuss at the next group meeting.

Elizabeth Cook
t: 028 2563 3950
05/01/2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm