Ballymena Central Library

 


 
 

 Library Contact

 

Branch Manager\Contact:
Elizabeth Cook and Jillian McFrederick
5 Pat's Brae
Ballymena
Antrim
BT43 5AX
t:028 2563 3950
f:028 2563 3953
Minicom:028 2563 3950
e:ballymena.library@librariesni.org.uk
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 Opening Hours

 

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

 
 

 Library Location

 

Ballymena Central Library location map
 

 Library Services

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

 Library Events

 
Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
Adult Reading Group
The 1st Thursday of every month.

This group aims to allow everyone’s reading experiences to be shared and enjoyed.

This is a drop in group with the Book of the Month being put on display in the branch the month before the discussion. There is no need to ‘join’ – just pop in when it suits if you have enjoyed the book – or even if you haven’t!

Elizabeth Cook and Jillian McFrederick
028 2563 3950
ballymena.library@librariesni.org.uk
02/01/2014 13:00 - 14:00
Teenage Reading Group
The 1st Tuesday of every month.

Junior reading group for children aged 12-14.
Groups encourage members to read for pleasure, read adventurously and share their opinions (good or bad!) on books and authors.

Denise Allison
02/01/2014 15:45 - 16:45
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Friday.

Rhythm and Rhyme is an exciting free programme to introduce children aged 0 - 4 years to the wonder of rhymes, songs and stories in the library.

Rhythm and Rhyme is a great opportunity for children to have fun and learn in a relaxed venue while giving parents and carers the chance to socialise.

Booking is Essential

Bookings will be taken on the Thursday from 18:30 - 19:45 in the branch in person or by telephone.

Please note that due to space restrictions and high demand, bookings are limited to one adult per child booking in.

Angela McCrystal and Louise McFetridge
028 2563 3950
ballymena.library@librariesni.org.uk
03/01/2014 10:00 - 11:00 and 11:30 - 12:30
Storytime
Every Saturday.

Children age 4 – 8 years, are invited to come along to enjoy free stories in the library.

Elizabeth Cook and Jillian McFrederick
028 2563 3950
ballymena.library@librariesni.org.uk
04/01/2014 14:30
Adult Reading Group
The 1st Monday of every month.

This group aims to allow everyone’s reading experiences to be shared and enjoyed.
Participants don’t have to be library members but if you join, you can borrow the book the group will be discussing for free.

Denise Allison
028 2563 3950
ballymena.library@librariesni.org.uk
06/01/2014 18:30 - 17:30
Creative Writers Group

Alternate Tuesdays

Numbers are limited so please contact Maureen Donaghy at the branch for more information

Maureen Donaghy
028 2563 3950
ballymena.library@librariesni.org.uk

07/01/2014 10:30 - 12:30
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