Ballyclare Library


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Sharen Morrison
School Street
BT39 9BE
t:028 9335 2269
f:028 9344 1088
Minicom:028 9335 2269
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 Opening Hours


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


 Public Holidays


 Library Location



 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
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
Crafts and Stories
All Primary school children are welcome to come to the library for crafts and stories on the last Wednesday of every month.

Booking Advisable

Term time only

Sharen Morrison
t: 028 9335 2269
26/09/2018 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Adult Reading Group
The third Friday 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.

Sharen Morrison
t: 028 9335 2269
21/09/2018 11:00am - 12:00noon
Tea and Newspapers
Every Friday.
Meet new people. Talk about the papers or just chat. Enjoy tea, coffee and biscuits.​

Sharen Morrison
t: 028 9335 2269
07/09/2018 10:00am - 12:00noon
Rhythm and Rhyme
2 SESSIONS every Wednesday.

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 essential

Sharen Morrison
t: 028 9335 2269
05/09/2018 Session 1 - 10:00am, Session 2 - 11:30am
Term time only. Resumes in September.

The 1st Wednesday of every month.

Junior reading group for children aged 9 - 11 years old.
Groups encourage members to read for pleasure, read adventurously and share their opinions (good or bad!) on books and authors.

Sharen Morrison
t: 028 9335 2269
05/09/2018 3:15pm - 4:00pm
Every Tuesday at 2:30pm. Resumes 4 September.
First Tuesday of every month at 6:30pm. Resumes 4 September.

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

Term Time.

Sharen Morrison
t: 028 9335 2269
04/09/2018 Various