McDonald Road Library
|Name||McDonald Road Library|
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|Address||2 McDonald Road|
|Telephone||0131 529 5636|
|Opening hours||Mon, Tue, Wed 10am-8pm. Thu, Fri, Sat 10am-5pm. Sun 1-5pm|
|Bus routes||Lothian 7, 10, 12, 14, 16, 22, 25, 49. Edinburgh Coach Lines 13|
Community room for hire
Baby changing facilites
Gaming consoles Induction loop
Community Connections - dedicated community information area
|Bookbug Sessions||A free event for 0 to 4 year olds and their parents/carers. Second Friday of every month at 1-1.30pm, last Friday of every month at 10.30-11am, second Sunday of the month from 2.30 - 3.00pm. The Polish Bookbug session is every Monday 10.30-11.00am|
|A-Z for families in Leith||This booklet contains information on what resources are available for parents/carers in the area. Originally put together by parents of young children in Leith, it has been updated by the North East Edinburgh Early Years Neighbourhood Forum|
|Book groups||Last Monday of every month at 6.30-7.30pm. |
Urdu Reading Group (women only), last Monday of every month at 2-4pm.
The 'Found in Translation' group for contemporary European literature translated into English meets on a Monday at 6pm every 8 weeks - contact us for details.
We also run two ESOL groups in partnership with Stevenson College: 'Chatabout beginners' on the last Thursday of the month from 12-1pm and 'Chatabout more' on the last Thursday of the month from 10.30 - 11.30am.
|Other events||Craft for children (Fridays 3-4pm, drop in)|
Learn IT beginners' computer classes
|Business Workshops||McDonald Road Library is a Business Hub which provides support and advice for starting or growing your business. Professional workshops are run by the Business Gateway at the Hub and you can also access a fantastic range of databases and up-to-date business books. Check the Business Gateway site for details of workshops taking place in the library|
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