Carrickfergus Library


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Jillian McFrederick
2 Joymount Court
BT38 7DQ
t:028 9336 2261
f:028 9344 1078
Minicom:028 9336 2261
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 Text Relay Service


​We welcome calls via the text relay service.





 Opening Hours


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


 Library Location



 Library Services

Books Audio books Large print books
Storytimes Class visits Public Computers
Disabled access Exhibition space Fax service
Photocopier Printer Scanner
Newspapers Wi-Fi

 Library Events - please contact your library about events during school holidays as some events are term time only.

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
Christmas Coffee Morning
With special guests Island Voices Community Choir
Performances at 10:30am and 11:30am.

All welcome.

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
Winter Tales and Christmas Crafts with Liz Weir at Carrickfergus Castle
Free entry to the castle for all participants.
Booking through the castle 028 90823 207

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
09/12/201709/12/201711:00am - 12:00noon
Poetry Group
Bring along your favourite poems to our new monthly group.

Upcoming themes:
16 November 2017 - Family
7 December 2017 - Gifts
16 January 2018 - Ice and snow

Booking advisable.

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
12/10/2017 11:00am - 12:00noon
iPad Club
Last Wednesday of the month.

Informal group – not a class

Learning together, peer to peer tips, good company
Booking advisable

FREE Admission
Ask staff for details

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
27/09/2017 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Bedtime Storytime
For 8 years and under.

Last Wednesday of each month from 6:00pm - 6:45pm incorporating Zzzeddy Teddy session.

Please ask staff for details.

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
27/09/2017 6:00pm - 6:45pm
Magic Carpet Time
Monthly interactive storytime for children with autism aged 4 - 8 year olds to enjoy with their siblings during term time.

Booking essential

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
25/09/2017 4:15pm - 5:00pm