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 Mon, Tue, Wed: 10am-8pm. Thu, Fri, Sat: 10am-5pm. Sun 1 - 5pm

Christmas and New Year Opening:

The library will close at 5pm on Christmas Eve and reopen as normal on Saturday 27th December.
For New Year we will close at 5pm on Wednesday 31st December and reopen as normal on Saturday 3rd January.
Bus routes Lothian 5 (to Grange Road), 42, 67 (to Mayfield Road) 3, 7, 8, 29, 31 and 49 (to Mayfield Gardens)
Facilities Free wifi
Self service
Disabled access
Car park
Library Link
Toilets for disabled users
Baby changing facilities
Gaming consoles
Induction Loop
Patio area
Bookbug Sessions A free event for 0 to 4 year olds and their parents/carers. Every Wednesday from 11.00 - 11.30am and 2.00 - 2.30pm and on the first Saturday of the month at 11am.
Baby Bookbug session for 12 months and under: every Monday, 11.00 - 11.30am (term time only)
Book groups First Tuesday of every month at 6.45pm and third Wednesday of every month at 6.45pm
Other events Children's craft session: 2.30pm-3.30pm every Friday (term-time only)
Learn IT beginners' computer classes
'Get stitched' knitting and sewing group meets every Wednesday at 6.30pm - beginners and experienced knitters welcome!
Councillor's surgery 3rd Monday of the month
The Italian Circle meets every other Tuesday at 6.30pm for conversation in Italian with occasional excursions to see Italian films.
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