Open access will be in operation at Downend Library from Monday 5 February. Find out more about Open Access and how to join.
- disabled parking
- automatic doors
- service all on one level
We have a full list of facilities at the library. Downend library also provides faxing and laminating services.
- Knitter-Knatter – Every Monday 10.15am to 12.15pm. Drop-in anytime. Wool, patterns and needles provided if needed
- Rhymetime for pre-school children: Wednesdays 10.30am all year
- Friday Fun Time play session: Fridays 2:15pm to 3pm all year
- Lego Club for primary school age children, who must be accompanied by a grown-up. One Saturday a month 11am to 12 midday
- Reading group – Thursday once a month: 7pm to 8.30pm
- Books on Thursday – A relaxed and friendly reading group to discuss and share short stories, novels and poems. Thursday afternoons 2pm to 3.30pm
- Coffee morning – Every Friday 10.30am to 11.30am. Come along and make new friends. Quizzes and guest speakers from time to time
Buckingham Gardens, Downend, South Gloucestershire, BS16 5TW
Library opening hours vary over bank holidays. View Seasonal library opening hours
New opening hours from Monday 5 February 2018
|Staffed hours||Library available*|
|Monday||10am – 5.30pm||8.30am – 7.30pm|
|Tuesday||No staffed hours||8.30am – 7.30pm|
|Wednesday||10am – 5.30pm||8.30am – 7.30pm|
|Thursday||No staffed hours||8.30am – 7.30pm|
|Friday||10am – 5.30pm||8.30am – 7.30pm|
|Saturday||9.30am – 1.00pm||8.30am – 7.30pm|
|Sunday||No staffed hours||8.30am – 7.30pm|
*Please note when the library changes from staffed to unstaffed opening, it will close for 15 minutes for the transition to Open Access. The library is only available during unstaffed hours for those who have signed up for the free Open Access scheme and completed an induction. For more information and to book your Open Access induction online see www.southglos.gov.uk/OpenAccessIs there anything wrong with this page?