Downpatrick Library

 

 Customer Notice - Exceptional Closure on 1 May

 

Downpatrick Library will be closed on Wednesday 1 May in order to facilitate computer system upgrades.
We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

During the Library closure, items can be renewed online with your library membership card and PIN number, which is available from library staff in any library. eBooks/Audiobooks and eMagazines​ can also be borrowed as normal via the Libraries NI website or Libraries NI app.

Your nearest open libraries (click on the library names below for opening times) are:​

Castlewellan Library
3 Upper Square
Castlewellan
Down
BT31 9DA

t: 028 4377 8433
e: castlewellan.library@librariesni.org.uk

Killyleagh Library
52 High Street
Killyleagh
Down
BT30 9QF

t: 028 4482 8407
e: killyleagh.library@librariesni.org.uk

Newcastle Library​
141-143 Main Street
Newcastle
Down
BT33 0AE

t: 028 4372 2710
e: newcastle.library@librariesni.org.uk​​

 

 Library Contact

 

Branch Manager\Contact:
Margaret J McArdle and Emma Sutherland
Market Street
Downpatrick
Down
BT30 6LZ
t:028 4461 2895
f:028 4433 3919
Minicom:028 4461 2895
e:downpatrick.library@librariesni.org.uk
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 Opening Hours

 

Opening hours for Downpatrick Library
Monday:9:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:12:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday:9:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday:9:30am - 5:00pm
Friday:9:30am - 5:00pm
Saturday:9:30am - 4:30pm
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
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
Tea and Newspapers
Weekly meeting on a Friday morning to read the papers and enjoy tea, coffee and biscuits.
Every Friday from 10:00am - 12:00noon

Margaret J McArdle and Emma Sutherland
t: 028 4461 2895
e: downpatrick.library@librariesni.org.uk
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15/03/2019 10:00am - 12:00noon
Chatterbooks
Books, crafts and fun activities for children aged 7 - 11 years old.
One Saturday per month.

Booking required due to limited numbers

Margaret J McArdle and Emma Sutherland​
t: 028 4461 2895
e: downpatrick.library@librariesni.org.uk
16/02/2019 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Adult Reading Group
The last Tuesday of each 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.

Margaret J McArdle and Emma Sutherland
t: 028 4461 2895
e: downpatrick.library@librariesni.org.uk
25/09/2018 6:45pm - 7:45pm
Knit and Natter
Every Thursday.

A group for anyone who enjoys knitting, crochet, cross stitch and other crafts. Share hints and tips, swap patterns, meet new people and learn new skills.
Bring whatever you are working on at the moment or start a new project.

Margaret J McArdle and Emma Sutherland​
t: 028 4461 2895
e: downpatrick.library@librariesni.org.uk
06/09/2018 11:30am - 1:00pm
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Wednesday and Saturday.

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.

Margaret J McArdle and Emma Sutherland
t: 028 4461 2895
e: downpatrick.library@librariesni.org.uk
05/09/2018 11:00am - 11:30am
Storytime
Seasonal - Please ask staff for details

Margaret J McArdle and Emma Sutherland
t: 028 4461 2895
e: downpatrick.library@librariesni.org.uk
01/09/2018 11:00am