Sighthill Library - Library locations and opening hours
Regular activities for children and young people
4 to 5pm, Chatterbooks reading group for children, fortnightly. A great opportunity for children aged 8 to 12 to discover new books, explore different ways to enjoy reading, and share their enthusiasm and ideas with one another. Join in games and activities relating to books, reading and literacy, and explore what the Library has to offer!
4 to 5pm, Board Games Group for children, fortnightly. Play board games together and discover new ones, for children aged 8 to 12.
6.30 to 7.30pm, Teen Board Games (for S1 – S6), fortnightly.
11 to midday, Lego Club for ages 6 and up
6.30 to 7.30pm, Colouring in group. Help relieve stress and encourage mindfulness at the start of the week.
11.30am to 12.30pm, Coffee Morning, drop in, meet others, and enjoy Library services over refreshments.
6.30 to 7.30pm, Board Games Group for adults, fortnightly
2 to 4pm, Knit and Natter, bring along your woolly creations and join us for quality time over refreshments and friendly chat.
Sighthill Library is located inside Gate 55 Community Centre. Calderglen Nursery School is next door. Nearby shops and services are Sighthill Bowling Club, Sighthill Shopping Centre and Sighthill Health Centre. Nearby Churches are St. Nicholas Parish Church and St. John Ogilvie. Local schools are Sighthill Primary, Murrayburn Primary and Wester Hailes High School. We are near to Edinburgh College (Sighthill Campus) and Edinburgh Napier University. Our neighbouring communities include The Calders, Broomhouse, Parkhead and Wester Hailes.
Monday: 1pm to 8pm
Tuesday: 10am to 5pm
Wednesday: 1pm to 8pm
Friday: 10am to 5pm
Saturday: 10am to 2pm
Visiting Sighthill 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).
Public accessible toilets
Baby change facilities
Free Wi-Fi and computer access
Charging for personal devices and electric wheelchairs
Lothian 3, 21, 25, 30, 33, 34/35, Skylink 400 and First Bus 27, 28