Shantallow Library


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Marie-Elaine Tierney
92 Racecourse Road
Shantallow, Derry
BT48 8DA
t:028 7135 4185
f:028 7122 4385
Minicom:028 7135 4185
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​We welcome calls via the text relay service.

Big Summer Read 2018 Events




 Summer Opening Hours 25 June - 1 Sept


Opening hours for Shantallow Library temp summer
Monday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Wednesday:10:00am - 2:00pm
Thursday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Friday:10:00am - 5:30pm
Saturday:10:00am - 1:30pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday


 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
GOT IT 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
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Tuesday.

​For age 0 - 4

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
27/02/2018 10:45am
Job Club
Meets every Monday​​ by appointment only via the Job Club. Please contact the branch to book.

The Job Club will provide guidance and advise on local employment and help with the application and interview process.

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
26/02/2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm
The Guitar Club

This is a fortnightly club aimed at children from 10 years upwards to adulthood offering guidance and support to those wishing to learn the guitar.  Participants must bring their own instrument with them.   Guidance notes will be provided and a tutor will be on hand to offer assistance. ​

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185

12/09/2017 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Adult Reading Group
The first Tuesday of every month.

This group aims to allow everyone’s reading experiences to be shared and enjoyed. You can borrow the book the group will be discussing for free.

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
05/09/2017 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Knit and Natter
Every Monday and Thursday.

A group activity aimed at 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.​

Refreshments provided.

All welcome.

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
04/09/2017 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Tea and Newspapers
Every Monday

Marie-Elaine Tierney
t: 028 7135 4185
04/09/2017 11:00am - 12:00noon