Catshill Community Library

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Urgent notices

Coronavirus (COVID-19) information, 8 April 2021

From 12 April 2021 libraries come out of lockdown. Customers will be able to:

All online library services, events and activities can be found via the Digital Library Hub

Normal overdue fees will apply from 12 April. Customers can return items to contactless boxes in library entrances and renew online or by calling the Customer Contact Centre on 01905 822722

For further information visit the libraries homepage at

Address The Community Room
Catshill Middle School
Meadow Road
B61 0JW
Telephone 01905 822722
Library Manager Nicki Hitchcock
Opening Times

Temporary Opening Times

Catshill Library's opening hours have now changed until further notice to: 

  • Tuesday: 3:00pm - 5:30pm
  • Thursday: 3:00pm - 5.30pm
  • Closed all other days

2021 Bank Holiday Opening Times

Libraries will be closed on

Good Friday - Friday 2nd April

Easter Sunday* - Sunday 4th April

Easter Monday - Monday 5th April

May Day* - Monday 3rd May

Spring - Monday 31st May

Summer - Monday 30th August

*The Hive will be closed on Easter Sunday and open until 5.00pm on Monday 3rd May

All Libraries will be open as normal on other days

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



Baby Bounce & Rhyme
Every Monday except Bank Holidays, 10:00am to 10:30am
Come along for songs, rhymes, puppets, musical instruments and fun!
For babies and toddlers up to 2 years old.


Audio Books on CD Promotion, Children's loans free.

Reader Groups

Catshill Readers' Group


  • Do you like talking about books you have read and the authors you have tried?
  • Would you like to learn more by sharing your enjoyment with others?
  • Perhaps you would like to broaden the scope of your reading and try different authors?
  • Would you like to join the Catshill Readers' Group?

There is nothing to pay, just come along to the meetings when you want to.  Be prepared to read the book choice beforehand and to talk about it informally with other group members. Copies of the chosen books will be available at the library. 

  • We meet in the library on the 2nd Monday in the month.  Tea and coffee available
  • Meetings are from 6.30pm until 7.30pm.

For further information please contact:

Barbara Trickett,
Catshill Community Library,
Meadow Road,
Bromsgrove B61 0JW
Tel 01905 822722



  • Library Service at Home
  • Wi-Fi
  • Internet public access terminals
  • Printing (A4)
  • Access for wheelchairs
  • Self Issue Terminal
  • Scanner
  • Public toilets
  • Disabled toilets
  • USB Memory Sticks available to buy
  • Earphones available to buy