Suffolk Library


 Customer Notice


​Due to the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19, we are temporarily closing all public libraries and Out of Hours Access from 5:00pm on Friday 20 March until further notice.​​​​​


 Library Contact


Branch Manager\Contact:
Tinya Parkes
Stewartstown Road
BT11 9JP
t:028 9050 9235
f:028 9590 0402
Minicom:028 9050 9235
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 Library Opening Hours


Opening hours for Suffolk Library
Monday:1:15pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday:9:15am - 5:30pm
Wednesday:9:15am - 5:30pm
Thursday:9:15am - 5:30pm
Friday:12:30pm - 5:30pm
Saturday:9:30am - 1:00pm
Sunday:Closed on Sunday



 Public Holidays


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Books Audio books Children's audio books
Large print books Internet Storytimes
Class visits Public Computers 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
Adult Reading Group
The last Thursday of the 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.

Tinya Parkes
t: 028 9050 9235
26/09/2019 4:00pm
Restarting Tuesday 17 September - ask staff for details.
New members are welcome.

Third Tuesday of each month

Junior reading group for children aged 7-11.
Groups encourage members to read for pleasure, read adventurously and share their opinions (good or bad!) on books and authors.

Tinya Parkes
t: 028 9050 9235
17/09/2019 4:15pm
Creative Writing Group
New members are welcome.

Every second Thursday of the month from 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Join Suffolk Library's monthly group for expanding your creativity!
Booking not required.

Tinya Parkes
t: 028 9050 9235
12/09/2019 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Lego Club
Every Saturday morning.

For children aged 6 – 11 years old, accompanied by an adult.

Tinya Parkes
t: 028 9050 9235
07/09/2019 11:00am - 12:00noon
Mindful Colouring for Adults
Every Thursday.

Release your inner child and explore the world of adult colouring with intricate colouring patterns and designs.
Pictures, pencils and tea and coffee provided.

Tinya Parkes
t: 028 9050 9235
05/09/2019 10:30am - 11:30am
Rhythm and Rhyme
Every Wednesday.

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.

This event is facilitated by sure start.

Tinya Parkes
t: 028 9050 9235
04/09/2019 1:30pm