Castlewellan Library


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Roisin McGlue
3 Upper Square
BT31 9DA
t:028 4377 8433
f:028 4344 0402
Minicom:028 4377 8433
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 Opening Hours


Opening hours for Castlewellan Library
Monday:Closed on Monday
Tuesday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday:1:00pm - 8:00pm
Thursday:Closed on Thursday
Friday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday:10:00am - 2:00pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday


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 Library Services

Books Audio books Children's audio books
Large print books Internet Class visits
Public Computers Disabled access Exhibition space
Fax service Photocopier Printer
Scanner Information Service Newspapers

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

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
Thoughts on The Great War dedicated to WW1 nurse, Olive Swanzy

​An art exhibition created by locally based artist Marie Claire Douglas. The work focuses on The Great War, based on the haunting archives kept by nurse Olive Swanzy.

The exhibition is dedicated to Olive Swanzy’s memory.

FREE Admission.

Roisin McGlue
t: 028 4377 8433

01/02/201927/02/2019During Library Opening Hours
Lego Club
Lego Club for children aged 8 - 11 years old, every Friday afternoon from 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Build and create using Lego, read and discuss stories, share ideas and make new friends!

Roisin McGlue
t: 028 4377 8433
11/01/2019 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Children’s Creative Writing group

​Writing group for children aged 9-11​ years.

31/10/2018 9:00am - 11:00am on the last Wednesday of every month
SAD Lightbox - Beat the Winter Blues
A SAD Lightbox is available to use in the library during the winter months of November, December, January and February during library opening hours.

It is free to use for adults who are affected by Seasonal Affective Disorder.

Roisin McGlue
t: 028 4377 8433
30/10/201828/02/2019During library opening hours
Junior Reading Group
The third Wednesday of every month.

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

Roisin McGlue
t: 028 4377 8433
19/09/2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Tea and Newspapers
Every Friday.
A weekly meeting to read the papers and socialise. Refreshments provided.

Roisin McGlue
t: 028 4377 8433
07/09/2018 2:00pm