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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 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


 Public Holidays


 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
Digital Learning Day
Need digital skills? Sign up for Digital Learning Day.

Improve your digital skills and get online with the support of a volunteer from Business in the Community.

To book your FREE place, contact your local library.
For further information, call the Libraries NI Customer Services Line on 0345 4504 580 (Monday to Thursday 9:00am - 8:00pm, Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm, Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm) or email
Booking essential

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
11/04/201911/04/201910:00am - 4:00pm
Down Memory Lane
Dementia friendly archived film viewing
Join us for a fun trip down memory lane as we view more old film clips from the local Digital Film Archives.
Booking essential

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
25/02/201925/02/20192:30pm - 3:30pm
Bedtime Storytime
Last Wednesday of the month at 6:00pm for children aged 8 and under

30 January - Frozen Tales from the Igloo
27 February - Winter Tales
27 March - Zzzzeddy Teddy Storytime. Bring along a teddy to leave in the library overnight for a sleepover! Call in to collect him the next day and see what mischief the toys have got up to. Find out which special book they have chosen for you to borrow! #NightInTheLibrary

Please ask staff for details.

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
30/01/2019 6:00pm - 6:45pm
iPad Club
Book in for our next three courses running on Wednesdays from 2:00pm - 4:00pm:
16 January - Scam Awareness
30 January - More on the iPad
27 February - iPad Camera

Booking essential
FREE Admission
Ask staff for details

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
16/01/2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Baby Bounce
For parents and babies (under 1 year old)
Weekly on a Thursday from 10:15am - 10:45am

An introduction to simple nursery rhymes, finger rhymes and songs.

Booking essential as places are limited - please phone to book the day before (Wednesday between 10:00am - 8:00pm)

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
10/01/2019 10:15am - 10:45am
Coding Club
A monthly group for children aged 8+ to learn simple coding.
Starting Wednesday 9 January 2019 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm

FREE Admission
Booking Essential

Ask staff for details

Jillian McFrederick​
t: 028 9336 2261
09/01/2019 4:00pm - 5:00pm