Portadown Library

 

 Customer Notice - Exceptional Closure on 2 July

 
Portadown Library ​will be closed on Tuesday 2 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 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:

Lurgan Library
1
Carnegie Street
Lurgan
Armagh
BT66 6AS

t: 028 3832 3912

e: lurgan.library@librariesni.org.uk

Banbridge Library
23 Scarva Road
Banbridge
Down
BT32 3AD

t: 028 4062 3973
e: banbridge.library@librariesni.org.uk

Moira Library
21A Backwood Road
Moira, Craigavon
Armagh
BT67 0LJ

t: 028 9261 9330
e: moira.library@librariesni.org.uk

 

 Library Contact

 

Branch Manager\Contact:
Caroline Smyth
24-26 Church Street
Portadown
Armagh
BT62 3LQ
t:028 3833 6122
f:028 3844 5586
Minicom:028 3833 6122
e:portadown.library@librariesni.org.uk
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 Opening Hours

 

Opening hours for Portadown Library
Monday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday:10:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday:10:00am - 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 Public Lift 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
Chatterbooks Reading Group

​Chatterbooks Reading Group for 7-9 years olds.

Caroline Smyth
t: 028 3833 6122
e: portadown.library@librariesni.org.uk​

29/11/2018 Last Thursday of each month at 3:45pm - 4:15pm
SAD Lightbox - Beat the Winter Blues
Banish the winter blues!

Come and relax in front of our Light Therapy Box, designed to lift your mood.
Dark gloomy days and indoor working can disrupt our body clocks, and may contribute to Seasonal Affective Disorder. Using light therapy can lead to an improved sense of wellbeing and increased vitality.
Please contact branch for details.

Caroline Smyth
t: 028 3833 6122
e: portadown.library@librariesni.org.uk
01/11/2018 During library opening hours
Junior Reading Group
Term time only. Resumes in September.

The third Thursday​ of each month .

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

Caroline Smyth
t: 028 3833 6122
e: portadown.library@librariesni.org.uk
20/09/2018 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Teenage Reading Group
Term time only. Resumes in September.​

​Teenage reading group for children aged 12-15.
Groups encourage members to read for pleasure, read adventurously and share their opinions (good or bad!) on books and authors.
Second Wednesday of each month​

Caroline Smyth
t: 028 3833 6122
e: portadown.library@librariesni.org.uk
12/09/2018 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Storytime
​Monthly – second Wednesday of each month from 3:45pm – 4:15pm
Children age 4 – 8 years, are invited to come along to enjoy free stories in the library.

Caroline Smyth
t: 028 3833 6122
e: portadown.library@librariesni.org.uk
12/09/2018 3:45pm - 4:15pm
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Friday at 10:15am and 11:00am.
Every Saturday at 10:15am.

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.

Caroline Smyth
t: 028 3833 6122
e: portadown.library@librariesni.org.uk
07/09/2018 Various
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