Larne Library


 Customer Notice - Exceptional Closure on 29 May

​​​Larne Library ​will be closed on Wednesday 29 May in order to facilitate computer system upgrades. 

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

During the Library closure, ite​ms 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:​

Ballyclare Library
School Street
BT39 9BE

t: 028 9335 2269

Carrickfergus Library​
2 Joymount Court
BT38 7DQ

t: 028 9336 2261

Whitehead Library
17B Edward Road
BT38 9QB

t: 028 9335 3249


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Cathie Stevenson
36 Pound Street
BT40 1SQ
t:028 2827 7047
f:028 2844 4938
Minicom:028 2827 7047
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 Opening Hours


Opening hours for Larne Library
Monday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday:2:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday:10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday:10:00am - 4:00pm
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
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
Saturday Stories & Crafts

​4 – 8 year olds stories and crafts. Have fun and take your craft work home come along every saturday.

FREE - no booking required.

Cathie Stevenson
t: 028 2827 7047

25/05/2019 11:00am - 12noon
Mindful Colouring for Adults
Held every Friday​

Release your inner child and explore the world of adult colouring with intricate colouring patterns and designs

Enhance your well-being and calm the mind through relaxed meditative colouring in

Cathie Stevenson
t: 028 2827 7047
07/09/2018 11:00am
GOT IT – one to one basic computer lesson
​Every Thursday

GOT IT – one to one basic computer lesson every Thursday night 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
To book session telephone 028 2827 7047 or e-mail

Cathie Stevenson
t: 028 2827 7047
06/09/2018 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Knit and Natter
Every Wednesday.

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.

Cathie Stevenson
t: 028 2827 7047
05/09/2018 11:00am - 12:15pm
Sewing Box
​Join us every Tuesday 11:00am -12:00noon

Bring your sewing along with you

Ask staff for details

Cathie Stevenson
t: 028 2827 7047
04/09/2018 11:00am -12:00noon
Adult Reading Group
The first Monday 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.

Cathie Stevenson
t: 028 2827 7047
03/09/2018 3:00pm - 4:00pm