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
World Book Day Bedtime Stories
Join Carrickfergus Library to celebrate World Book Day!

For children aged 4 - 8 years old.
Children are encouraged to dress up as a character!
Booking advised

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
Teenage Kicks
A writing group for teens meeting monthly on a Wednesday evening.

If you write a lot, scribble a little or would just like to try, then join us!

Next meetings:
Wednesday 14 February 2018
Wednesday 14 March 2018

Booking advisable.
Ask staff for details.

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
14/02/2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Teen Drop In (for teenagers with autism)
Board games, chess, cards, puzzles, graphic novels and more.

Monthly on a Monday evening during term time.
Next meeting: Monday 12 February 2018

Phone branch for details.​

Jillian ​McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
12/02/2018 6:30pm - 7:45pm
Group for children aged 7 - 11 years old meeting on the first Wednesday of the month during term time

Fun? Books? Chat? Craft? Activities?

FREE Admission
Booking Essential

Ask staff for details

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
03/01/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Poetry Group
Bring along your favourite poems to our new monthly group.

Upcoming themes:
8 February 2018 - Love
8 March 2018 - Spring

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