Libraries are closed on bank holidays.
Please note: Due to essential maintenance Market Weighton Library at The Wicstun Centre will close at 12.30pm on Saturday 25 March 2017 and reopen at 9am on Monday 3 April 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.
It's free to join the library for all ages; free to borrow books, audio books, DVDs and CDs, free to request items in the Online Library Catalogue.
Eight 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 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
This library participates in the Safe Places scheme
Large print, audio books on cassette and CD, local studies material for loan. Items can be requested free of charge from other East Riding of Yorkshire libraries.
Fax service (send and receive).
Storytime. For pre-school children. 11 - 11.30am 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.
Adult Book Club. Third Wednesday of the month. 6.30 - 7.30pm 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. Contact Market Weighton library at The Wicstun Centre 0845 122 5000 to check availability. Chatterbooks. For 7 - 12 year olds. Third Wednesday of the month. 4 - 4.45 pm. 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? No need to book, just come along.
Knit and Natter. First and third Wednesday of the month. 1.30 - 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.
Adult Book Club. First Thursday of the month. 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. Contact Market Weighton library at The Wicstun Centre 0845 122 5000 to check availability.
Family History Group. Second Friday of the month. 10.30am - 12 midday A volunteer led group for all researchers of family and local history. Join the group to meet other family history researchers and use Ancestry.com for free. This is a free event for adults 16 years and above. No booking required, just turn up on the day. Full disabled access and facilities are available at this venue.
By bus - the library is four minutes walk from bus stops on Southgate and High Street.
Parking - there is a car park behind the library with two disabled parking spaces.
All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.