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Willerby Library

Willerby Library 58 Main Street
Willerby
HU10 6BZ
United Kingdom
Contact Details
Telephone
01482 658077
Website
Further information about libraries is available on the Libraries page.
Opening Times
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
9.30am - 5pm
Wednesday
Closed
Thursday
2 - 6.30pm
Friday
Closed
Saturday
9.30am - 12.30pm
Sunday
Closed
Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Libraries are closed on bank holidays.

General Information
Disability Access
Wheelchair access via street level corridor, hearing loop, wheelchair accessible toilet.
Facilities

It's free to join for all ages; free to borrow books, audio books, DVDs and CDs; free to request items in the Online Library Catalogue.

Four computers for public use

Adjustable height desk for wheelchair users

Large keyboard

Headphones

Roller ball mouse

Joystick mouse

Accessibility software: Microsoft magnifier, narrator and on-screen keyboard

Free internet and email access

A4 scanner

Colour and black and white printing

All East Riding Libraries are part of the Online Centres Network. If you would like to learn more about using computers and touchscreen devices we offer free self-paced online courses. Ask at your library for more information.

Free online digital information resources.

Free access to Ancestry.com library edition and Find My Past Yorkshire Collection

Self service A4 and A3 black and white photocopier

Free Wifi

This library participates in the Safe Places scheme

Further Information

Services

Large print, audio books on cassette and CD, DVDs for adults and children, local studies material for loan. Items can be requested free of charge from other East Riding of Yorkshire libraries.


Events

Tuesdays

Bounce and Rhyme. For pre-school children. 9.30 - 10am   
Experts have discovered that if a child knows eight nursery rhymes by heart by the time they are four years old, they are usually among the best at reading and spelling in their class by the time they are in Year 3. Enjoy sharing songs and rhymes with your pre-school children in a group setting, and help increase their language concentration and listening skills in these fun sessions. 

Adult Book Club. 10.45 - 11.45am 
Reading can reduce stress by 68% and risk of dementia by 35%. Broaden your horizons, meet like-minded people and explore the fascinating world of literature. Suitable for all adults and ability levels, no need to book just come along.

Hull and East Riding Institute for the Blind (HERIB) drop in session. Third Tuesday of the Month. 1 - 3pm

Knit and Natter. 1 - 3pm
Library knitting groups offer improved health and wellbeing and a lively group of new friends for all ages and abilities. Did you know knitting has therapeutic qualities similar to meditation? Research shows it can help prevent and manage stress and pain. No need to book, just come along and join our friendly group. 

Reminiscence. Fortnightly. 3 - 4pm
Take a trip down memory lane at your local East Riding Library. Use our great range of memory boxes containing items such as photographs, books and even food packaging to relive the sights and sounds of days gone by. Reminiscence is a social group for older people to meet new friends and have fun sharing stories. Reminiscence is also proven to be beneficial for those living with Dementia and their carers, and is endorsed by the Alzheimer’s society.  Places are limited so please phone ahead to book your place. (01482) 658077



Thursdays

Adult Book Club. 2 - 3pm.
Reading can reduce stress by 68% and risk of dementia by 35%. Broaden your horizons, meet like-minded people and explore the fascinating world of literature. Suitable for all adults and ability levels, no need to book just come along.

Games Group. 2 - 4pm
Join our new Games Group and meet new friends whilst playing a variety of board games. The group is open to all ages.  
You can build your word power with Scrabble, or flex your strategic muscles with chess. Games are not just for rainy afternoons!!" 
Our Game Compendiums include; Chess, Draughts, Ludo, Snakes and Ladders, Pick-up sticks, Yahtzee, Cards, Domino's and Halma.

Bounce and Rhyme. For pre-school children. 2.15 - 2.45pm  
Experts have discovered that if a child knows eight nursery rhymes by heart by the time they are four years old, they are usually among the best at reading and spelling in their class by the time they are in Year 3. Enjoy sharing songs and rhymes with your pre-school children in a group setting, and help increase their language concentration and listening skills in these fun sessions. 

East Yorkshire Family History Society consultation session, by appointment only. 5 - 6.30pm
Please telephone Willerby library (01482) 658077 for dates and to make an appointment.


Saturdays

East Yorkshire Family History Society consultation session, by appointment only. 10am - 12noon 
Please telephone Willerby library (01482) 658077 for dates and to make an appointment.


Getting there

By bus - there is a bus stop outside the library on Main Street.

Parking - there is a car park behind the library access from John Gray Court.

Other information

The library is situated within Willerby Institute.

All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.

Willerby Library
Willerby Library
Last updated 29/08/2018
Last Updated: Monday, 26 February 2018