Greenisland Library


 Customer Notice - Exceptional Closure on 23 July

​​​​​Greenisland Library will be closed on Tuesday 23 July 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:​​

Ballyclare Library
School Street
BT39 9BE

t: 028 9335 2269

Belfast Central Library​
Royal Avenue

t: 028 9050 9150

Whitehead Library
17B Edward Road
BT38 9QB

t: 028 9335 3249


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Angela Campbell
17 Glassillan Grove
BT38 8TE
t:028 9086 5419
f:028 9590 0222
Minicom:028 9086 5419
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 Summer Opening Hours 24 Jun - 31 Aug incl.


Opening hours for Greenisland Library temp summer
Monday:10:00am - 1:00pm   2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tuesday:10:00am - 1:00pm   2:00pm - 5:00pm
Wednesday:Closed on Wednesday
Thursday:2:00pm - 5:00pm
Friday:10:00am - 1:00pm
Saturday:10:00am - 1:00pm   2:00pm - 4:00pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday


 Public Holidays


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 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 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
Newspapers available with tea and coffee every Friday from 10:00am - 1:00pm and Thursday afternoons from 2:00pm - 5:00pm

FREE Admission

Angela Campbell
t: 028 9086 5419
06/09/2018 Various
Adult Reading Group
The first Tuesday 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.

Angela Campbell
t: 028 9086 5419
04/09/2018 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Bedtime Storytime
The first Tuesday of every month

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

Angela Campbell
t: 028 9086 5419
04/09/2018 6:00pm
Knit And Natter
​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.

Group held every Tuesday.

Angela Campbell
t: 028 9086 5419
04/09/2018 10:30am – 12:00noon
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Monday

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.

Angela Campbell
t: 028 9086 5419 
03/09/2018 10:30am - 11:15am
Mindful Colouring for Adults
Join Greenisland Library for Mindful Colouring every Monday from 10:00am - 1:00pm!

Angela Campbell
t: 028 9086 5419 
03/09/2018 10:00am - 1:00pm