Library locations and opening hours - Newington Library

Name Newington Library
Address 17-21 Fountainhall Road
Postcode EH9 2LN
Telephone 0131 529 5536
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Opening hours Monday 10am - 8pm
Tuesday 10am - 8pm
Wednesday 10am - 8pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Bus routes Lothian 5 (to Grange Road), 42, 67 (to Mayfield Road) 3, 7, 8, 29, 31 and 49 (to Mayfield Gardens)
Facilities Photocopier
Toilet for people with disabilities
Access for people with disabilities
Exhibition space
Bookbug Sessions A free event for 0-5 year olds and their parents / carers.

Every Wednesday from 11.00 - 11.30am and every Saturday from 11.00 - 11.30am.

Baby Bookbug Sessions for 15 months and under: every Monday 11.00 - 11.30am
Book groups We have three groups which meet at the following times:

First Tuesday of the month at 6.45pm

Third Wednesday of the month at 6.45pm

First Thursday of the month at 2.30pm
Other events Children's craft session (under 12s): Fridays at 2.30 - 3.30pm (term time only)

'Get Stitched' knitting and sewing group meets every Wednesday at 6.30pm. Beginners and experienced knitters welcome!

The Italian Circle meets every other Tuesday at 6.30pm for conversation in Italian with occasional excursions to see Italian films. Contact the Library for dates.
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