Our usual opening hours are:

Monday – Wednesday, 9.30am-6.00pm with the exception of the second Tuesday of every month when the Library opens at 10.00am.

Thursday, 9.30am-7.00pm

Friday, 9.30am-5.00pm

Saturday, 9.30am-1.30pm

2020 Closures

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE. The Leeds Library will close on Sat 21st March at 1.30pm until further notice. READ HERE.

April

Good Friday, 10th April – Easter Monday, 13th April incl.

May

May Day, Friday 8th May

Spring Bank Holiday, Monday 25th May

August:

Bank Holiday, Monday 31st August

December:

Christmas. Dates to be announced

2021

January:

Friday 1st, reopening Saturday 2nd

 

Events at The Leeds Library

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Chelping @ The Leeds Library

April 22 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Chelping returns to the Leeds Library on Wed 22 April with poets Hollie McNish & Camille McCawley & open mic. Tickets £8.

Tour of The Leeds Library

May 2 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Visit the historic Leeds Library. The oldest surviving library of its kind in the UK. All welcome but booking essential.If your group is larger than 6 people please contact the library in advance. Charges may apply.

Tour of The Leeds Library

May 13 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Visit the historic Leeds Library. The oldest surviving library of its kind in the UK. All welcome but booking essential.If your group is larger than 6 people please contact the library in advance. Charges may apply.

Nowt but verse

May 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Nowt but verseJoin Leeds based poet Hannah Stone for  a series of regular Friday Lunchtime poetry readings at Leeds Library.Peter Spafford, Director of Words at East Leeds’ very own Chapel FM radio station is our guest in May. He has written for theatre, radio and opera, and is also a member of the popular music/spoken word group Schwa. He is published by Valley Press and has a recent book incorporating photographs from Lucy Saggers. Booking is free. Bring your own lunch…

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