Leith Library

Leith Library
Leith library building
Regular events and activities
Friday craft activities for children, 2 to 3pm
Fun and funky crafts for children aged 5 to 11. Have fun designing, making things and being creative!

VOCAL Carers’ Book Group, last Monday of each month from 10.30am to 12 noon.
VOCAL supports and empowers unpaid carers in Edinburgh. Please contact Library staff, if interested to join this group.

Library Link, fortnightly on Tuesdays at 2pm
Library Link is a free bus service for anyone who has difficulty getting to the library because of age, disability or ill health.
Trained staff and Royal Voluntary Service volunteers help you on and off the minibus.
You can choose your books and enjoy a coffee and a chat before being taken home again.

Wednesday Knitting Group for adults, 6:30 to 8pm
Come along with your needles and wool for a good knit ‘n’ natter

Councillor drop-in surgeries
Councillor Chas Booth:
Every Tuesday during school term time: 5:30 to 6:30pm

Councillor Katrina Faccenda:
Every Monday (except in July and on public holidays): 5:30 to 6.30pm

Councillor Adam McVey:
6pm on the 3rd Wednesday of each month
Bookbug sessions
Macmillan Cancer Support
Built in 1929 Leith Library sits at the corner of Ferry Road and Great Junction Street, right in front of Leith Theatre and next to Leith History Mural
28-30 Ferry Road
Opening hours
Monday: 10am to 8pm
Tuesday: 10am to 8pm
Wednesday: 10am to 8pm
Thursday: 10am to 5pm
Friday: 10am to 5pm
Saturday: 10am to 5pm
Visiting Leith Library, you can
- browse and borrow books
- return your books
- pick up free period products
- use the photocopier
- collect hearing aid batteries
- use a public computer and print
- use a study space
- apply for a National Entitlement Card (bus pass).
Disabled access
Accessible toilet
Baby change facilities
Free Wi-Fi and computer access
Charge points for personal devices and electric wheelchairs
Study areas
Public seating area
Bus routes
Lothian 7, 10, 11, 14, 16, 21, 34
Room hire
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