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South Cave Library

Contact Details
Telephone
01430 422901
Email address
southcave.library@eastriding.gov.uk
Website
Further information about libraries is available on the Libraries page.
Opening Times
Monday
Closed
Tuesday
2.00 - 7.00 pm
Wednesday
Closed
Thursday
2.00 - 7.00 pm
Friday
5.00 - 7.00 pm
Saturday
10.00 - 12.00 noon
Bank Holiday Opening Hours

Libraries are closed on bank holidays.

General Information
South Cave Library 97 Church Street
South Cave
HU15 2EP
United Kingdom
Disability Access
Wheelchair access via ramp, automatic doors, wheelchair accessible toilet
Facilities

It's free to join for all ages; free to borrow books, audio books and children's DVDs; 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

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

Free internet and email access

A4 scanner

Colour and black and white printing

Self service A4 and A3 black and white photocopier.

Newspapers and magazines, including Which? magazine for reference in the library.

All East Riding Libraries are UK Online centres. If you would like to learn more about using computers then UK Online training sessions can teach you the basics. Ask at your library for more information.

Free online digital information resources including Oxford Reference

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

Free Wifi

This library participates in the Safe Places scheme

Further Information

Services

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


Events

Mondays
U3A Reading Group. Third Monday of the month. 3 - 4.30pm


Tuesdays
Knit and Natter. 6 - 7pm
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.


Thursdays
Adult Book Club.  First Thursday of the month. 6 - 7pm
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. Places are limited in this group so please call South Cave library (01430) 422901 for further information and availability.

Adult Book Club.  Second  Thursday of the month. 6 - 7pm 
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. Places are limited in this group so please call South Cave library (01430) 422901 for further information and availability.

Adult Writers Group. Fourth Thursday of the month. 6 - 7pm
Share your love of writing with other creative people, and take steps to get your work to print. From short stories, poetry, book reviews, magazine articles, there’s a writing experience to suit everyone. Expressive writing has been linked with improved mood and well-being, as well as more physical benefits such as lower blood pressure. Places are limited in this group so please call South Cave library (01430) 422901 for further information and availability.

Storytime. For pre-school children. 3 - 3.25pm 
Storytime is a fun and enjoyable introduction to books for pre-schoolers. Sharing books with young children can help to build concentration skills, listening skills and extend vocabulary to give them a head start when they begin school. No need to book, just come along.


Fridays
Chatterbooks. For school years 3 and 4. Second Friday of the month. Term time only. 6 - 6.45pm
Join in our popular reading group for primary school children, to talk about what you are reading, take part in fun activities inspired by the best children's books, and choose new books to take home and read. Did you know, children who read for enjoyment do better at school? Places are limited in this group so please call South Cave library (01430) 422901 for further information and availability. 


Varies by dates
The library also supports three other Adult Book Clubs in South Cave. Please call South Cave library (01430) 422901 for further details.


Getting there

By bus - the nearest bus stop is a five minute walk away on Church Street.

Parking - there is a car park next to the library with one disabled parking space.

Other information

All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.

South Cave library
South Cave library
Last updated 24/06/2016
Service Details
Description of Service
Library and Information Service
Property details
Asset ID
91863082
UPRN
100052179811
Map Easting
491812
Map Northing
430874
Asset type
Land and Permanent Buildings
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