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Alvechurch Library

Record details

Urgent notices

For up to date information about the current availability of library services please visit the Coronavirus update page

Address Birmingham Road
B48 7TA
Telephone 01905 822722
Library Manager Michele Campbell
Opening Times

Normal Opening Times 

  • Monday: 9:00am to 1.00pm, 2.00pm to 5.00pm
  • Tuesday: 9:00am to 1.00pm, 2.00pm to 5.00pm
  • Wednesday: Closed
  • Thursday: 2.00pm to 5.00pm
  • Friday: 9:00am to 1.00pm, 2.00pm to 5.00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am to 1.00pm, 2.00pm to 4.00pm

Christmas and New Year Opening Times

  • Friday 24 December, Close at 1.00pm (only applies to libraries which are normally open. Where applicable, Job Centre Plus will be open until 5.00pm)
  • Saturday 25 December, Closed
  • Sunday 26 December, Closed
  • Monday 27 December, Closed
  • Tuesday 28 December, Closed
  • Wednesday 29 December, Normal opening times (The Hive will be open until 6.00pm)
  • Thursday 30 December, Normal opening times (The Hive will be open until 6.00pm)
  • Friday 31 December, Close at 5.00pm (only applies to libraries which are normally open. Where applicable, Job Centre Plus will be closed and Wythall Library will close at 3.00pm)
  • Saturday 1 January, Closed
  • Sunday 2 January, Closed (The Hive will be open until 6.00pm)
  • Monday 3 January, Closed

You can renew your loans online or by visiting any other Worcestershire Library. You can renew over the phone by calling the Worcestershire Hub on 01905 822722 or you can use our 24 hour automated renewal system on the same number.

Notices and Promotions

Adult Learning Courses

21 September 2021 - Photocopying is temporarily unavailable.  This page will be updated once photocopying becomes available again.


Online events

Christmas Virtual Coding Club

Join our monthly coding and computing club for 5 to 17 year olds and receive our Winter coding challenge. Simply complete this short form to receive our free computer challenges by email and explore coding for all levels from beginner to advanced.

Christmas Events at Alvechurch Library

A Festive Baby Bounce and Rhyme - Monday 20 December. 10:00 to 10:30am

A musical event filled with festive stories, songs and dance for 0 to 18 months and their caregivers. Optional Festive dress. This is a FREE drop in activity

A Festive Storytime - Tuesday 21 December. 11:00 to 11:30am

Listen to festive tall tales and silly stories for pre school and their siblings and caregivers. Optional Festive dress. This is a FREE drop in activity

Regular events at Alvechurch Library

Storytime for under 5's

Tuesdays at 11.00am

For online events please visit the Worcestershire Libraries Eventbrite page

Summer Reading Challenge events and activities:

Take part in a Summer Reading Challenge Treasure Hunt around the village - sheets can be collected from the library all summer!

To enquire or book your place at any event below please email or call the customer contact centre on 01905 822722

Reader Groups

Alvechurch Readers Group

Currently unavailable but hope to meet again soon in the library!

Meets: Last Tuesday of the month
Time: 2:15 pm


Rooms for hire
  • Library Service at Home
  • Wi-Fi
  • Exhibition facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Internet public access terminals
  • Printing (A4) b&w (15p per side), and colour (50p per side)
  • Access for wheelchairs
  • Self Issue Terminal
  • Public toilets
  • Disabled toilets
  • Baby changing facilities
  • USB Memory Sticks available to buy
  • Reading Glasses available to buy
  • Earphones available to buy