Library locations and opening hours - Wester Hailes Library

Name Wester Hailes Library
Address 1 West Side Plaza
Postcode EH14 2ST
Telephone 0131 529 5667
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Opening hours Christmas and New Year

The library will close at 5pm on Thursday 24 December and reopen as normal on Tuesday 29 December.
For New Year we’ll close at 5pm on Thursday 31 December and reopen as normal on Tuesday 5 January.

Normal Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 8pm
Tuesday 10am - 8pm
Wednesday 10am - 8pm
Thursday 10am - 5pm
Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday closed
Bus routes Lothian 3, 18, 20, 21, 30, 32, 33
Facilities Self-service
Community / meeting rooms for hire (see below)
Free wifi and internet
Printing , faxing and photocopying
X-Box & Wii gaming consoles
Parent Information Point- advice & information for parents & carers
Toilets for disabled users
Disabled access
Stroller book trolley
Lift to first floor meeting rooms
Induction Loop
Housebound delivery service
Cycle racks
Bookbug Sessions A free event for 0 to 4 year olds and their parents/carers. Every Tuesday at 10.30-11.30am.
Polish Rhymetimes - first Friday of the month at 10.30am.
Book groups Book Group: last Thursday of the month, 2-3.30pm.

Monday Night Crime Club: first Monday of the month, 6.30 - 7.30pm.

Chatterbooks: children’s book club for 8-12yrs, fortnightly Wednesdays, 3.45-4.45pm.

LVL-UP: Boys’ Reading/Activity Group for 10-14yrs, every Monday 5.45-7pm.

GlitzLit: Girls’ Reading/Activity Group for 10-14yrs, every Tuesday 6-7pm
Other events Library Link: every second Friday, 2-3pm.

MSP's surgery: first Monday of the month, 6:30pm

Games Club (board games for adults): every second Wednesday, 2.00 - 4.00pm

Colouring Group for adults: Wednesdays, 6:30 – 7:30pm

Knit and natter: every second Wednesday, 2.00 - 4.00pm.

Coffee morning: drop in from 10.30 - 11.30am on Wednesdays.

Learn IT classes for beginner computer users (Contact the Library for details).

Activities in school holidays for children and young people.

Nursery & school visits on request (Contact the Library).
Room hire Commercial:
3 hour block: £53

Non commercial:
3 hour block: £20.50

Rates for lets outside opening hours by negotiation.
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