Easingwold community library

Coronavirus (Covid-19) update

Libraries are gradually re-introducing services. Find out more from our Library and Record Office services during Coronavirus (Covid-19) page.

Please check individual Community Library Facebook pages and websites for opening times and services available.

Information about Easingwold community library including contact details and services offered.

Easingwold community library
Market Place
YO61 3AN

Email: ecl.generalenquiries@gmail.com 
Telephone: 01609 534584
Website: https://easingwoldcommunitylibrary.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/EasingwoldLib
Facebook: Easingwold Community Library

Please contact the library directly for the current opening hours.

Library opening hours

Please contact the library directly for the current opening hours.

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
  • toilets

Activities at the library

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


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.

If you require any further information please contact Angela Morrison, Library Supervisor at Easingwold Community Library on 01609 534 584. Alternatively email via angela.morrison@northyorks.gov.uk.

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.

News and events

You can view news and events for all the libraries in North Yorkshire here.

Social media

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There are a number of opportunities to volunteer at the library. See the library volunteering page or ask at the library for further details.