Library locations and opening hours - Portobello Library
|Address||14 Rosefield Avenue|
|Telephone||0131 529 5558|
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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 15, 15A, 21, 26, 42. First Bus 129|
Community room for hire (see below)
Toilets for disabled users
Baby changing facilities
X-box, Wii and Playstation gaming consoles
Bookable learning centre with 4 pcs
Cafe area with hot drinks machine
Bookable gallery area - ask staff for details
A free event for 0 to 4 year olds and their parents/carers. Every Wednesday from 10.15am or 11.15 - this is very popular, please come early to either session.
(During school holiday periods there will be one rhymetime starting at 10.30am)
Weekend sessions take place every Saturday morning at 11.30
Spanish language rhymetime, last Tuesday of the month, 10.30 - 11.15am
First Tuesday of every month from 6.30-7.30pm.
Teen book group meets on the last Thursday of every month, 3.45 - 4.45pm
Chatterbooks for ages 8 - 12: talking about the books you want to read. Meets every third Saturday from 2.00 - 3.00pm
Regular art and colouring competitions for children
Absolute beginners PC classes on Friday mornings
3 hour block: £51.50, then £10 per hour or part.
IT facilities are also available at £5.15 per PC (for first three hours, thereafter £5.00 per PC per hour or part).
3 hour block: £17, then £5 per hour or part.
IT facilities are also available at £2.06 per PC (for first three hours, thereafter £2.00 per PC per hour or part)
All lets outside opening hours, Monday to Friday, £15 per hour extra. Weekend rates by negotiation.
Charges to be identified within project budget.
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