Library locations and opening hours - Wester Hailes Library

Name Wester Hailes Library
Address 1 West Side Plaza
Postcode EH14 2ST
Telephone 0131 529 5667
Email westerhailes.library@edinburgh.gov.uk
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Opening hours Mon, Tue, Wed: 10am-8pm. Thu, Fri, Sat: 10am-5pm. Sun 1 - 5pm
Bus routes Lothian 3, 18, 20, 21, 30, 32, 33
Location
Facilities Self-service
Community / meeting rooms for hire (see below)
Free wifi and internet
Printing , faxing and photocopying
Photobooth
X-Box & Wii gaming consoles
Parent Information Point- advice & information for parents & carers
Toilets
Toilets for disabled users
Baby-changing
Disabled access
Wheelchairs
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 We have 2 groups for adults:
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

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

NHS Lothian Stop Smoking group: drop in on Tuesdays from 1.30 - 3.30pm.

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: £82.40, then £15 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).
Non commercial:
3 hour block: £22, 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.
For partner projects, charges to be identified within project budget.
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