Libraries – January 2022
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BedaleBedale Community Library Bedale Hall, Bedale DL8 1AA. Tel 01609 534573
Open: Mon 2-5pm. Tue 10am-4pm. Wed 2-5pm. Thu 3pm-6pm. Fri 10am-4pm. Sat 9:30am-12:30pm. Children welcome. Fri 2.15-2.45 story time for pre-school, toddlers & babies Accessible. No restrictions. Dogs welcome with conditions.
BoroughbridgeBoroughbridge Library 17 St James Square, Boroughbridge YO51 9AR. Tel 01609 536629
Open: Mon 2-5pm, Tue 2-5pm, Wed, 10am-1pm, Thu 10am-1pm, Fri 10am-1pm and 2-5pm, Sat 10-noon. Children welcome. Play area. Weekly story time (Wednesdays) Accessible. Accessible for people with disabilities including a toilet Dogs welcome with conditions.
EasingwoldEasingwold Library Market Place, Easingwold YO61 3AN. Tel 0845 034 9531
Opening times; Mon 10-5 pm. Tue 2-5 pm. Wed closed. Thu 1-6 pm. Fri 9.30-5pm. Sat 10-12.30pm. Children welcome. Storytime Saturday 11.15-11.45am Activities during school holidays Dogs welcome
HelmsleyHelmsley Library Town Hall, Helmsley YO62 5BL. Tel 01609 534555
Mon: closed. Tue: 10am-noon. Wed: closed. Thu: 10am-12.30pm & 2-4pm. Fri: 10am-6pm. Sat: 10am-noon. Sun: closed. Children welcome. Accessible.
NorthallertonNorthallerton Library 1 Thirsk Road, Northallerton DL6 1PT. Tel 01609 533832 (lending library)
Open Mon 9.30am-6pm. Tue 9.30am-5pm. Wed 9.30am-6pm. Thu 1pm-5pm. Fri 9.30am-5pm. Sat 9.30am-1.30pm. Children welcome. Story sessions, Events Accessible. Automatic doors & ramps
Pateley BridgeNidderdale Plus Partnership Station Square, King Street, Pateley Bridge HG3 5AT. Tel 01423 714953
In partnership with HBC, NYCC and NY Police, providing community library, transport, information, support and range of services to local community. Open Mon 10-6 (winter 10-5), Tues-Fri 10-4, Sat & Sun 10-1 (winter Sun 10-11am) Accessible. Dogs welcome with conditions.
RiponRipon Library The Arcade, Ripon HG4 1AG. Tel 01609 536623
Open: Mon 10-6pm, Tue 10-5pm, Wed, 10-5pm, Thu 10-5pm, Fri 10-5pm, Sat 10-2pm. For up to date information please check our social media pages and in-branch posters. Children welcome. Board games, a Monday young people's art club, weekly storytimes, Bookstart Bear scheme, young people's council, regular activities for children & families, Saturday coding club. Accessible. No adult changing, but disabled toilet.
ThirskThirsk Community Library Meadowfields, Chapel Street, Thirsk YO7 1TH. Tel 01609 534589
Community library for everyone in Thirsk & villages. Join the library free of charge. Books, computers, free wifi, audio books & online books, magazines, papers, and lots of help & advice. Rooms for hire.
IT buddies (book in library). Computer Skills drop in every Thursday 10-12 with experienced tutor. Follow us on Facebook for more information about events and activities.
Open: Mon: 10–1; 1.30–4.30, Tue: 1.30–4.30, Thu: 10–1; 1.30 – 4.30, Fri: 10–1, Sat: 9.30–3 Children welcome. Fantastic supply of books from birth to teenage years. Storytime for under 5s every Monday 1.30 pm. Toys, colouring & worksheets, crafts & speaker events advertised. Accessible. Fully accessible, level acess. Lift to upper floor. Easy access toilets. Volunteers will help with specific needs, i.e. selecting books & use of computers. Wheelchair & scooter friendly. Dogs welcome with conditions.