Shankill Road Library


 Customer Notice


Shankill Road Library will close for two weeks from Monday 4 September 2017 to allow for repairs to the timber parquet flooring.
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 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Mark Knowles
298-300 Shankill Road
BT13 2BN
t:028 9050 9232
f:028 9050 9232
Minicom:028 9050 9232
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 Opening Hours


Opening hours for Shankill Road Library
Monday:9:30am - 5:30pm
Tuesday:9:30am - 5:30pm
Wednesday:1:00pm - 5:30pm
Thursday:12:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday:9:30am - 5:30pm
Saturday:9:30am - 1:00pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday



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 Library Services

Books Audio books Children's audio books
Large print books DVDs Newspapers and magazines
Internet Storytimes Class visits
Public Computers Fax service Photocopier
Printer Scanner Information Service
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
Asterix Art Club
Art Workshops for Kids aged 7 – 12 years old

Join Shankill Road Library for fun creative activities including art, books, drawing, painting, crafts and exhibitions!

FREE Admission
Parents Are Welcome to Attend

Second and fourth Friday of each month

Mark Knowles
t: 028 9050 9232
08/09/2017 3:15pm
Fun? Books? Chat? Craft? Activities?

First Thursday of each month.

For children aged 8-11

Children Must be Members to attend.

(Chatterbooks also meeting on Roald Dahl Day, Tuesday 13th September at 3.15 p.m.)

Mark Knowles
t: 028 9050 9232
e:​ ​​
07/09/2017 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Creative Writing Workshop
Creative Writing Workshop will resume in September.

Creative Writing Workshops giving you the chance to meet other aspiring writers sharing your works, ideas and inspirations.

First Thursday of every month

All levels welcome!
Please ask staff for details

Mark Knowles
t: 028 9050 9232
07/09/2017 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Monday.

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.

Mark Knowles
t: 028 9050 9232
04/09/2017 10:45am
Megabytes Club
Megabytes Club: Creative digital tech club for girls 11 - 16 years old

Creative digital tech clubs for girls with and Google including robotics, Lego/Mind-Storms, Minecraft, scratch and animation programs, graphic storytelling, Comic-Life App. etc.

Please ask staff to book your place.
FREE Admission

Mark Knowles
t: 028 9050 9232
e:​ ​​
Whodunnit Book Club
Third Thursday of each month.

Whether it’s American Thrillers or Scandinavian Noir, or whatever else in crime fiction there is to read, you have your chance to join the Whodunnit Club and experience great reads in the company of others who are likewise interested. 

Mark Knowles
t: 028 9050 9232
19/01/2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm