Ecclesfield Library is run entirely by non-paid volunteers. We continue to offer Sheffield City Council Library Services, including loans of books, DVDs etc. We have 2 People's Network computers available. Colour photocopying, printing & scanning is available. Free WiFi. We also run a parallel book loan system (Yellow Sticker system) consisting of books donated by the local community.
Facilities we provide
- Book Loans in addition to the Council's (our Yellow Sticker system)
- Regular events:
- Little Bears Club on Friday mornings 10-11.30. Phone for information
- Knit and Natter group on Wednesdays from 1pm. Phone for information.
- Local History/ Parish Archives Project on last Wednesday of the month 3.00-5.00. Phone for information
- Creative Writers' Group. First Wednesday of the month from 6pm - 8pm. Phone for information.
- Talks, craft demonstrations, and other events are held throughout the year. Phone for information and to be put on mailing list.
- Refreshments available
- Colour photocopier, printing and scanning available - A3 and A4.
- WiFi - fast, free, and unlimited, giving Internet access to your tablet, laptop, or smartphone (Terms and conditions apply)
- Sales of books, DVDs & CDs
- Room/space hire
- Car park.
- The building is wheelchair accessible, but only standard toilet facilities.
- Books and DVDs can be browsed and borrowed.
- Books etc from any Library can be reserved for delivery to and collection from Ecclesfield Library
- People's Network computers can be booked (half hour/1 hour).
Regular Sessions (phone to check)
- Reading Group - Second Monday of the month 5.00-6.00
- Knit and Natter - Group every Monday & Wednesday from 1pm
- Local History / archiving / reminiscence sessions
- Little Bears' Club from 10 a.m. each Friday.
- Surgeries with City Councillor for East Ecclesfield, Andy Bainbridge at 11 a.m. on the first Saturday of each month
- Surgeries with City Councillor for East Ecclesfield, Steve Wilson at 10:00 a.m. on the second Saturday of each month
- Surgeries with City Councillord for East Ecclesfiel, Moya O’Rourke at 11 am on the third Saturday of each month
Intermittent Sessions (phone to check)
It is worth enquiring about the following which run from time to time...
- Fun Science sessions
- Watercolour painting classes. Phone for details
- Imagination gaming sessions.
- Summer Reading Challenge
- School and other visits by arrangement
- Code Club
Helping the Library
Ecclesfield Library is run by volunteers from the community, for the community. We are always on the look out for willing helpers. Please get in touch!
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