Libraries are closed on bank holidays.
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
Roller ball mouse
Accessibility software: Microsoft magnifier, narrator and on-screen keyboard
Free internet and email access
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
This library participates in the Safe Places scheme
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.
Tuesdays Bounce and Rhyme sessions for toddlers. Term time only. 9.30 to 10am and 11 to 11.30am 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. Hull and East Riding Institute for the Blind (HERIB) drop in session. Third Tuesday of the Month. 1 to 3pm Knit and Natter. 1 to 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. Every other Tuesday. Term time only. 3 to 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.
Thursdays East Yorkshire Family History Society consultation session. 5 to 6.45pm Please telephone Willerby library (01482) 658077 for dates and to make a booking.
Bounce and Rhyme. For toddlers. 2.15 to 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. Fridays Adult Book Club. Two separate Adult Book Clubs meet onS the first Friday of the month. 9.30 to 10.30am and 10.45 to 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.
Saturdays East Yorkshire Family History Society consultation session. 10am to 12noon Please telephone Willerby library (01482) 658077 for dates and to make a booking.
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.
The library is situated within Willerby Institute.
All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.