Gainsborough Community Library

Information

Clapgate Lane
Ipswich
IP3 0RL

Mandy Grimwood, manager

Opening hours

Day Hours
Monday 0930 – 1800
Tuesday 0930 – 1700
Wednesday 0930 – 1700
Thursday 0930 – 1700
Friday 0930 – 1800
Saturday 0930 – 1700
Sunday 1100 – 1600

Room hire

Community Room

  • Capacity: 50 people seated in rows, 30 in meeting format
  • Cost: £10 per hour for not for profit organisations, £15 per hour for commercial and statutory organisations. Additional charge applies to bookings outside opening hours. Please discuss with Library Manager
  • Availability: Available all day, every day subject to other bookings

Meeting Room

  • Capacity: 15 people seated in rows, 10 in meeting format
  • Cost:  £5 per hour for not for profit groups, £7.50 per hour for commercial and statutory organisations. Additional charge applies to bookings outside opening hours. Please discuss with Library Manager
  • Availability: Available all day, every day subject to other bookings

Café area / library space

  • Capacity: 16 seated in café area, various within library space
  • Cost:  To be negotiated with library manager
  • Availability: Available during library opening hours. Maybe available outside library
    opening hours at manager’s discretion

Sound studio

  • Capacity: 5 people
  • Cost:  £5 per hour for not for profit organisations
  • Availability: Available during library opening hours only

Other information

  • Refreshments available from café during opening hours, refreshment making facilities available outside opening hours
  • Parking available
  • Projector available for community room users

Upcoming events

Date/Time Event
Tue 02/09/2014
09:30 - 12:30
Adult learning (term time only)
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Tue 02/09/2014
10:00 - 11:30
Toddler craft and play
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Tue 02/09/2014
14:00 - 16:00
Creative Writing Group
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Wed 03/09/2014
14:00 - 16:00
Scrabble club
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Thu 04/09/2014
15:30 - 16:30
Mini Teenz (term time only)
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Fri 05/09/2014
15:30 - 17:30
Club 4 Teens for 13-19 year olds
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Sat 06/09/2014
14:00 - 15:00
Craft sessions
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Sat 06/09/2014
15:00 - 16:00
Wii Dance
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Sun 07/09/2014
All Day
Sunday activities
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Mon 08/09/2014
14:00 - 16:00
Just Friends group for older people
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Mon 08/09/2014
16:00 - 17:00
P.H.O.E.B.E Girls Self-esteem Workshops
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Mon 08/09/2014
16:15 - 17:45
Club 4 Teens for 13-19 year olds
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Mon 08/09/2014
16:15 - 17:45
Mini Teenz club for 10-14 year olds
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Tue 09/09/2014
09:30 - 12:30
Adult learning (term time only)
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Tue 09/09/2014
10:00 - 11:30
Toddler craft and play
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Tue 09/09/2014
14:00 - 16:00
Creative Writing Group
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Wed 10/09/2014
14:00 - 16:00
Scrabble club
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Thu 11/09/2014
15:30 - 16:30
Mini Teenz (term time only)
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Fri 12/09/2014
15:30 - 17:30
Club 4 Teens for 13-19 year olds
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Sat 13/09/2014
14:00 - 15:00
Craft sessions
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Sat 13/09/2014
14:00 - 15:30
Reading Challenge Presentation
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Sat 13/09/2014
15:00 - 16:00
Wii Dance
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Sun 14/09/2014
All Day
Sunday activities
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Mon 15/09/2014
14:00 - 16:00
Just Friends group for older people
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Mon 15/09/2014
16:00 - 17:00
P.H.O.E.B.E Girls Self-esteem Workshops
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Mon 15/09/2014
16:15 - 17:45
Club 4 Teens for 13-19 year olds
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Mon 15/09/2014
16:15 - 17:45
Mini Teenz club for 10-14 year olds
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Tue 16/09/2014
09:30 - 12:30
Adult learning (term time only)
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Tue 16/09/2014
10:00 - 11:30
Toddler craft and play
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
Tue 16/09/2014
14:00 - 16:00
Creative Writing Group
Gainsborough Community Library, Ipswich
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