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Droitwich Spa Library

Record details

Address Victoria Square
Droitwich Spa
WR9 8DQ
Telephone 01905 822722
Email DroitwichLib@worcestershire.gov.uk
Library Manager Nicki Hitchcock
Twitter http://twitter.com/droitwichlib
Facebook http://www.facebook.com/pages/Droitwich-Library/522748727749346
Opening Times

Normal Opening Times 

Libraries Unlocked Opening Hours

Libraries Unlocked will be implemented from 6 June 2022

  Libraries Unlocked Core Library Opening Libraries Unlocked
Monday 8am to 10am 10am to 5pm 5pm to 8pm
Tuesday 8am to 10am 10am to 5pm 5pm to 8pm
Wednesday 8am to 1pm 1pm to 5pm 5pm to 8pm
Thursday 8am to 8pm Libraries Unlocked all day 8am to 8pm Libraries Unlocked all day 8am to 8pm Libraries Unlocked all day
Friday 8am to 10am 10am to 5pm 5pm to 8pm
Saturday 8am to 10am 10am to 2pm 2pm to 8pm

Customer's will need to upgrade their membership in advance to be able to access the library during Libraries Unlocked hours when staff are not present.  Please speak to a member of staff at the library to find out more about a free upgrade.  Alternatively, please call 01905 822722.

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.

Location
Events

Online Events

Virtual Coding Club

Join our monthly coding and computing club for children aged 5 to 17 years. Explore coding for all levels from beginner to advanced. Use the following link to the Code Club Facebook page to join, which is updated every month with a new challenge: Virtual Coding & Computing Club - Worcestershire Libraries | Facebook

For more online events please visit the Worcestershire Libraries Eventbrite page

February half term activities

Springtime sun LEGO: Saturday 18 February from midday to 1pm.  Come along for LEGO challenges around the Springtime theme.  For all children aged 5 years and above. £1 per person, booking essential.

'We're Going on a Bear Hunt' storytime: Monday 20 February from 2pm to 3pm.  Join us for a special storytime as we read 'We're Going on a Bear Hunt' and 'Elmer and the Flood' and create our very own bear hunt map.  For all children aged 2 years and above.  Free of charge, no booking required.

Under the sea socks storytime and craft:  Tuesday 21 February from 3pm to 4pm.  Enjoy a sockful of stories and make your very own underwater creatures out of socks.  For all children aged 5 years and above.  £1 per person, booking essential.

Magical masks: Friday 24 February from 3pm to 4pm.  Create mischief of all kinds as we celebrate 20 years of 'The Spider Chronicles' and make your very own wood elf mask.  For all children aged 6 years and above.  £1 per person, booking essential.

 

Reader Groups

Readers' Groups

Droitwich readers' group meet on the Second Tuesday of each month at 5.15pm.  New members welcome.

A digital readers' group is now available to join online. See our digital events and activities listings via the Digital Library Hub.

Children's Activities

Children's Activities

Monday

Storytime for children aged 5 years and under: every Monday at 2pm.

Tuesday

Bounce and Rhyme: every Tuesday at 11am.  Join us for songs, rhymes and toys. For babies and toddlers (recommended for children aged 0 to 2 years). Activity is free. Booking in advance is essential.

Wednesday

Rhythm and Rhyme: every Wednesday at 2pm.  Join us for songs, rhymes and toys.  For babies and toddlers (recommended for children aged 2 to 4 years). Activity is free. Booking in advance is essential.

Friday

Stay and Play for children aged 5 years and under: every Friday at 10am.

Please book activities in person at the library or by telephone on 01905 822722

Adult Activities

Adult Activities

Monday

Digital Champions: bookable sessions with volunteers to help with computer queries. We can help with applying for a bus pass or blue badge, and much more. Every Monday from 10am to midday and 3pm to 5pm. Sessions are free but booking essential either in person at the library or by telephone: 01905 822722.

Tuesday

Job Club: every Tuesday from 10am to midday. 

Digital Champions: bookable sessions with volunteers to help with computer queries. We can help with applying for a bus pass or blue badge, and much more. Every Tuesday from 10:30am to 1pm. Sessions are free but booking essential either in person at the library or by telephone: 01905 822722.

Wednesday

Knit and Natter: on alternate Wednesdays from 10am to midday. Please contact the library on 01905 822722 for dates and details.

Friday

Just Us: fortnightly on Fridays at 1:30pm to 3:30pm.  A social connecting group for adults, everyone is welcome. Please contact the library on 10905 822722 for dates and details.

Mr. Corbett's Coffee Stop: every Friday from 10:30am to 11:30am.  A Community Connecting Cafe for everyone (small charge for a hot drink and a biscuit).

Saturday

Droitwich Repair Cafe: Saturday's 28 January, 25 February, 25 March and 29 April 2023 from 10am to 2pm.  A free community repair cafe.

See the list of adult learning courses

 

 

Rooms for hire
Facilities
  • access for wheelchairs
  • baby changing facilities
  • disabled toilets
  • earphones available to buy
  • exhibition facilities
  • internet public access terminals
  • Vending machine to include hot drinks and soup 
  • Water machine 
  • Library Service at Home
  • meeting room
  • photocopying A4 and A3
  • printing A4 black and white, 15 pence per side, colour 50 pence per side, A3 black and white 25 pence per side
  • public toilets
  • scanner
  • self issue terminal
  • USB memory sticks available to buy
  • Wi-Fi