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Milnrow Library

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Opening times at Milnrow Library

The library is open during the following hours, we're closed on bank holidays.

DayOpening times
Monday9.30am- 1pm
2pm- 7.30pm
Tuesday9.30am- 1pm
2pm- 5.30pm
Thursday9.30am- 1pm
2pm- 5.30pm
Friday9.30am- 1pm
2pm- 5.30pm
Saturday9.30am- 12.30pm

Facilities at Milnrow Library

Activities at Milnrow Library


  • Walking Group, 10am-12noon
  • Knit and Natter group, 2pm-4pm​
  • Whats's Words Worth? (Creative writing group - fortnightly), 5pm-7pm


  • Beginners computer class, 10am - 12noon, limited places
  • Stories and songs with SureStart, 10am-10.45am, 0-12 months
  • Stories and songs with SureStart, 10.45am-11.30am, 1-5 year olds
  • Family History, 2pm-4pm, limited places​


  • Poetry group, 11am (fortnightly)


  • Craft Together, 10am-12noon. Crochet, sewing, card making or knitting. (materials are not provided)

​Events in our libraries

We have lots of special events and activities taking place in our libraries across the borough.

See events in libraries

Bookstart Bear Club sessions

Bookstart Bear Club sessions inspire a love of reading that will give children a flying start in life.

Please note: there are no Bookstart Bear sessions running at the moment. Once we've got confirmation of when sessions are starting again, we'll update this page. We apologise for any inconvenience.

Find your next local Bookstart Bear Club sessions

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.

See a list of IT training sessions in libraries

Reading groups

Lots of people enjoy discussing books with other readers, many of our libraries host reading groups. Find a reading group ne​ar you.

How to get there

Milnrow Library
Newhey Road
Milnrow OL16 3PS
0300 303 8876


Access information

  • Street car parking in the vicinity.
  • Full disabled access.​


0300 303 8876

Phone: Monday-Friday 8.30am-5.30pm.
Closed for training Monday 11am-11.30am.

Did you know?

Joining a library is FREE. You can join any library in England and Wales to use their facilities.

So, if you can't find it with us, take a look at the services on offer at a different library.

Join Rochdale borough libraries

It only takes a couple of minutes to join the library online. You can use your library membership to:

  • Download the latest eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and eGraphicnovels ​to your smartphone, tablet or desktop.
  • Reserve and renew books.
  • Choose from thousands of great books and audiobooks.
  • Access a range of online resources.
  • Borrow items from any library in the Greater Manchester Consortium.

Please remember to bring identification when you first visit the library to borrow items - for example, utility bill, driving licence or bank statement.

Join the library