Kilkeel Library


 Customer Notice - Exceptional Closure on 13 June

​​​​​Kilkeel Library ​will be closed on Thursday 13 June 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 branch 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:​

Newcastle Library
141-143 Main Street
BT33 0AE

t: 028 4372 2710

Newry City Library
79 Hill Street
BT34 1DG

t: 028 3026 4683

Warrenpoint Library
61 Summerhill
BT34 3JB

t: 028 4175 3375


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Roisin McGlue (Temporary)
51A Greencastle Street
Kilkeel, Newry
BT34 4BH
t:028 4176 2278
f:028 4133 0676
Minicom:028 4176 2278
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 Opening Hours


Opening hours for Kilkeel Library
Monday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:1:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday:12:00pm - 5:00pm
Thursday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Friday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday:10:00am - 5:00pm
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

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

Event TitleDetailsStart DateEnd DateTime
The Bookmakers
Second Thursday of each month.

A reading group for 9 - 11 year olds

FREE Admission

Roisin McGlue​
t: 028 4176 2278

14/03/2019 3:30pm – 4:30pm
Irish Conversation Circle
Every Saturday at 10:30am.

Have an interest in the Irish language? Then this free class if for you!
This is a great way to brush up on your Irish while enjoying a cup of coffee or tea.
Please ask in branch for more details.

Roisin McGlue​
t: 028 4176 2278
29/09/2018 10:30am
Creative Writing
Every fourth Wednesday at 3:30pm.

This group is for anyone who has an interest in writing - come along and let your creative juices flow!

Roisin McGlue​
t: 028 4176 2278
26/09/2018 3:30pm
Chapter Chat (Adult Book Group)
Second or the third Tuesday of each month.
A group for anyone who loves a light read and a casual chat over tea and biscuits.  

Roisin McGlue​
t: 028 4176 2278
11/09/2018 6:30pm
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Friday at 10:45am for one half hour session.

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.


Roisin McGlue​
t: 028 4176 2278
07/09/2018 10:45am
The Narnians
​Last Thursday of each month

FREE Admission

A reading group for 7-9 year olds to encourage reading and social skills.

Roisin McGlue​
t: 028 4176 2278
06/09/2018 3:30pm - 4:30pm