Stowmarket Library


Stowmarket Library

Stowmarket Library

Free wifi available. Scanning, printing and photocopying facilities.

Milton Road
IP14 1EX

Ursula Scott, manager

Accessibility information


Opening hours

Day Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 0830 – 1845
Wednesday 0830 – 1745
Thursday 0830 – 1745
Friday 0830 – 1830
Saturday 0830 – 1600
Sunday 1000 – 1600

Room hire

Small meeting room

  • Capacity: 5 people for meetings
  • Cost: £5 per hour for community/charity/private bookings, £7.50 per hour for commercial/statutory bookings
  • Availability: All day subject to other bookings. Bookings outside library opening hours may attract an additional charge to cover staffing cost.

Space within library

  • Capacity: Various (depending on part of library and format) but potentially up to 50 people in rows.
  • Cost: To be negotiated with library manager
  • Availability: Outside library opening hours only, subject to other bookings.

Other information

  • Plenty of public car parking available in nearby carparks.
  • Refreshment making facilities available
  • Flipchart stand available

Regular events & activities

Event Dates Times
Get Together group drop-in: chat, knitting, board games and more – call Janet 01449 771230 for info Tuesday every week 1100-1300
Baby bounce and Tot Rock: songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers Tuesday every week 1415-1445
Coffee and crochet Tuesday every 2 weeks 1700-1815
Adult colouring group Wednesday every week 1030-1130
Baby bounce and Tot Rock: songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers Wednesday every week 1415-1445
Baby bounce and Tot Rock: songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers Thursday every week 1415-1445
Top Time: events and activities for older people Thursday every week 1445-1600
Confidence in English and Maths sessions with Ian Crissell Friday every week 1000-1200
Job club Friday every week 1000-1200
Friday Book Fix reading group once a month on Fridays 1500-1600
Minecraft club (no tuition and bring your own devices) Saturday every week 1100-1200
Craft activities: for primary school age children Sunday every week 1030-1130
Minecraft club (no tuition and bring your own devices) Sunday every week 1100-1200
Sunday Sloths book group for 7-11 year old Last Sunday of the month 1130-1200
Board games Sunday every week 1400-1500
Internet training sessions for beginners: book in advance Sessions arranged on a mutually convenient basis All day

Special events

Date/Time Event
Wed 01/06/2016
10:00 - 12:00
Owl display from Suffolk Owl Sanctuary
Stowmarket Library, Stowmarket