Information about Easingwold community library including contact details and services offered.
Easingwold community library
This library is managed and operated by volunteers working in partnership with North Yorkshire County Council.
Library opening hours
- Monday, 10am to 5pm
- Tuesday, 2pm to 5pm
- Wednesday, closed
- Thursday, 1pm to 6pm
- Friday, 9.30am to 5pm
- Saturday, 10am to 12.30pm
- Sunday, closed
Finding the library, parking and access
The library is close to the marketplace, just past the Commercial pub. Silverline, Reliance Motor Services and Stephensons operate bus services to and from Easingwold. Details of these services can be found at www.yorkshiretravel.net or by calling 0871 200 2233. Buses stop in the marketplace which is a short walk from the library.
Limited parking is available on the roadside outside the library. The main parking area is in the marketplace. The library has wheelchair access.
Items available from the library
You can borrow a range of books for all ages in a variety of formats, including large print and audio. Music CDs, DVDs and foreign language titles are also available for loan, as well as micro:bits. You can request any item that is not immediately available.
Information and facilities at the library
- family history
- free wi-fi
- internet and computer access
- language courses
- local studies
- magazines and newspapers
- study area
- tea and coffee
Activities at the library
For further information about any of the activities below, please contact the library.
News and events
Poppets - parent and toddler group
The Poppets parent and toddler group meets every Thursday from 10am to 11am during term-time. The group is for children aged 18 months to three years old and costs £2 per session (siblings cost £1). Poppets provides structured activities to help children prepare for nursery, including mark making, play, construction, crafts, songs and action rhymes. Please contact the library to book a place.
Rhymetime is held every Monday from 2.15pm to 2.45pm during term time. These sessions are especially aimed at children up to three years of age; with songs, rhymes, stories and actions.
There is a £1 donation.
There are a number of opportunities to volunteer at the library. See the library volunteering page or ask at the library for further details.