The library is open during the following hours, we're closed on bank holidays.
- Books in large print.
- Book sale.
- Children's area.
FREE public WiFi.
- Study area.
- Local history resources.
Activities at the library
- Family History Helpdesk 2pm- 4pm. Once every 3 weeks- ask library staff for more details. In partnership with the
Manchester and Lancashire Family History Society
- Knit and Natter. 2.15pm-3.45pm (fortnightly)
- Alkrington Readers reading group, 6pm (second Monday of the month)
- Lego club, every third Monday of the month. 5.30pm-6.30pm
- Under 5's Storytime, 2pm-3pm
- iPad and Tablet drop-in session, for help and support with your mobile devices 10am-12noon
Lego club, first Friday of the month. 4pm-5pm.
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- Local councillors' surgery, 10am-11am (every second Saturday of the month)
- Children's Code Club. 10am-11am (fortnightly)
- Children's reading group, every third Saturday of the month 10.30am-11.30am
- Storytime with Adam. 11am-12 noon (weekly)
Events in our libraries
We have lots of special events and activities taking place in our libraries across the borough.
Bookstart Bear Club sessions
Bookstart Bear Club sessions inspire a love of reading that will give children a flying start in life.
IT training sessions
Knowing how to use a computer and the internet can help make life a lot easier, you can join our free IT courses whatever your skill level. From starting with a keyboard and mouse, email to shopping online and much more.
Lots of people enjoy discussing books with other readers, many of our libraries host reading groups.
Find a reading group near you.
How to get there
Middleton M24 1LW
0300 303 8876