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Barlby library and community hub
Information about Barlby library and community hub including contact details and services offered.
Barlby library and community hub
Howden Road
North Yorkshire
Telephone:01757 705458

Library opening hours

  • Monday - closed
  • Tuesday - 2pm - 7pm
  • Wednesday - 2pm - 5pm
  • Thursday - closed
  • Friday - 2pm - 5pm
  • Saturday - 10am - 12 noon
  • Sunday - closed

Finding the library, parking and access

Coming along the A19 from Selby, turn left at the roundabout into Barlby and carry on to the Barlby/York road. Take the first right after Barlby Community Primary School and head into Howden Road. The library is situated on the left.

Coming along the A19 from York, turn right at the sign post for Barlby, follow the York road and take the third left after the post office and head into Howden Road. The library is situated on the left.

The library is on Howden Road, two doors away from Howden Fisheries and the New Inn. There are two bus stops nearby served by Arriva buses 412 and 415.

There is a large car park at the rear of the building with space for 15-20 cars. The library has automatic doors at the front of the building and all areas are accessible to wheelchairs.

Popular library tasks

Items available from the library

You can borrow a range of books, DVDs, large print books, story tapes and talking books.

Information and facilities at the library

  • children's area
  • free wi-fi
  • internet and computer access
  • language courses
  • local studies
  • newspapers

Activities at the library

For further information about any of the activities below, please contact the library.

Book club
The library hosts a book club on the first Tuesday of the month, starting at 6.30pm. Read it - share it. Come along and try a new book each month.

Class visits
Class visits may be organised to the library.

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Creative writing course
The library hosts a creative writing course every other Tuesday from 6pm, covering stories, poetry, plays and more.

There is a storytime for pre-school children every Friday afternoon from 2.30pm.

This page was last updated on 13 October 2016