Library locations and opening hours - Wester Hailes Library
|Name||Wester Hailes Library|
|Address||1 West Side Plaza|
|Telephone||0131 529 5667|
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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 3, 3A, 18, 20, 21, 30, 32, 33|
Free wifi and internet
Community / meeting rooms for hire (see below)
Housebound delivery service
Toilets for disabled users
Lift to first floor meeting rooms and Connect IT suite
Stroller book trolley
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.
In library last Thursday of every month at 2-3.30pm.
Monday Night Crime Club meets on the first Monday of the month, 6.30 - 7.30pm.
Chatterbooks Reading group for 8-12yrs meets monthly on a Wed, 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.
Library Link, 2-3pm, every 2nd Friday.
Local History Group meets second Tuesday of the month at 2.30pm.
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.
Activities in school holidays for children and young people.
Tiger Tales, stories and crafts for 4-8yrs and their parents/carers, fortnightly on a Friday, 1.15 -2.00pm.
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).
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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