Large print, audio books on CD for adults and children, plus a small collection of junior DVDs. Local studies titles for loan. Items can be requested free of charge from other East Riding of Yorkshire libraries.
Code Club. 4-5pm
Code Club has teamed up with East Riding Libraries to deliver a network of free volunteer-led after school coding clubs for children aged 9-11. Run termly, children will be able to progress their Coding skills whilst using their imaginations to make creative projects. We make use of Scratch, HTML, CSS and Python software through PC’s in Libraries across the authority.
Storytime. Second Tuesday in the month. 10 - 10.30 am
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!
Tablet Time. 11am to 12 midday.
This informal group meet weekly in the library, with their tablets, to share knowledge and ideas. Everyone is welcome from beginners, through to more experienced users who can share knowledge and techniques with the rest of the group. Please bring your own tablet and participate in our group ethos: ‘Share problems – Share knowledge – Have fun’
Adult Book Club. First Tuesday of the month. 7 - 8pm
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 however, a requirement is that you complete an Open+ registration card to enjoy the freedom of the extended opening times at Haltemprice Library.
East Yorkshire Family History Society Help Desk - First Wednesday of the month. 10am - 12.30pm
Please register your interest in advance by phoning Anlaby library at East Riding Leisure, Haltemprice (01482) 393939
Reminiscence. Every four weeks. 11am - 12 midday
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. Spaces are limited and booking is essential so please phone Anlaby-Haltemprice Library (01482) 393939 for availability and future dates.
Knit and Natter. 2 - 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.
By bus - Anlaby Library is on the 154 bus route on Springfield Way.
Parking - There is a free car park on site.
All our libraries are breast feeding friendly.