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Malvern Library

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Urgent notices

29 September 2022.  From 3pm on Friday 30 September and all day Saturday 1 October, Wi-Fi access and printing in Libraries, other than The Hive, will be unavailable due to an essential IT upgrade.  

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.  Public computers will be available and unaffected.

Address Graham Road
WR14 2HU
Telephone 01905 822722
Library Manager Emma Powell
Opening Times

Normal Opening Times

  • Monday: 09.00am – 5.00pm
  • Tuesday: 09.00am – 7.00pm
  • Wednesday: 09.00am – 7.00pm
  • Thursday: 09.00am – 5.00pm
  • Friday: 09.00am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday: 09.00am – 4.00pm

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

Malvern Library Illustration Collection

The collection contains over 1500 items including oil and watercolour painting, prints, photographs, post cards and posters, mostly of local interest.  Access to the collection is by appointment only. Anyone viewing any item from the collection must be a Worcestershire Library member. To become a member of the library please bring proof of address e.g. driving licence, recent bank statement or a household bill.


Event for Adults

Tuesday, May 31st from 2:00pm.

Malvern Memories Local History Club, Join us for the launch of a new monthly Local History club, share your memories and photographs of previous Jubilees.  Suitable for adults.  Free of charge. 

Mobile Bank

The Natwest Mobile Bank is available every other Tuesday from 14.12.2021 at 12:40 - 13:40

Online Events

Virtual Coding Club

Join our monthly coding and computing club for 5 to 17 year olds. 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

Ukraine Connections

A friendly drop-in session in the Cafe, every Wednesday from 3:30pm to 5:00pm for Ukrainians and hosts to chat and have a hot drink.



Reader Groups

Malvern Readers Group

Meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 18:00

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


Bounce and Rhyme for 0 - 36 months - Meets every Monday at 10.00am

Please note: During Easter, Story Time and Bounce & Rhyme will run as normal except for Easter Monday (April 18th),when there will be no Bounce and Rhyme.


Storytime for under 5’s - Meets every Wednesday at 11:30am


Little Builders, Little Readers - Meets every other Saturday starting from 11.12.2021. To confirm dates, please speak to a member of staff in person or by phone: 01905 822722.

Saturday 9th July - 9.00am until 4.00pm - Join us for an all-day LEGO drop-in challenge based on Andy Griffiths' '13-Storey Treehouse' books. 

Create and build something amazing to add to our LEGO treehouse, but you only have 25 minutes! They'll also be exclusive Andy Griffiths activity sheets to pick up plus a chance to discover 'Launchball', a fantastic science-based online game from the Science Museum Group. 

And most importantly, you also get the chance to sign up for this year's Summer Reading Challenge!

Adult Activities

Adult Activities


"Read & Grow" Gardening Group - Meets weekly on Tuesday afternoons 2pm to 3:30pm  


Photography Group  - Meets every 4th Wednesday of every month from 2pm to 3 pm.  Next meetings are on 12 October,  9 November and 7 December 2022.

Knitting Group - Meets weekly on Wednesday  evenings 5:30pm to 7pm

Malvern Sole Mates Walking Group - Wednesday, 16th February at 2:00pm. Worcestershire Health Walks are free, easy, accessible and local. Health walks are between 30-90 minutes long. You can walk at your own pace and you do not need any specialised equipment. Joining a heath walk group is a great way to improve your health and to make new friends. Our health walk groups are friendly and welcome all ages and levels of fitness.No need to book. Meet at the library 10-15 minutes before start of walk.


Scrabble - Meets every Thursday from 2pm to 4pm

Welsh Language Group - Meets weekly on Thursday 12pm to 1 pm


Coffee and Crime Group. Meets on the 2nd Friday of every month.

Explore Our Adult Learning Classes: - Adult Learning Courses

Work Club

Job Club

Every Wednesday from 2:00 - 4:00 pm.  Need help looking for a job, writing your CV or applying for work?  We are here to help.  All ages welcome.

Rooms for hire

About Malvern Library:

The original Edwardian library building was extended and re-furbished in 2006 and now offers a light, open contemporary space providing the community with a 'one-stop-shop' for a wide range of local services.  These services include the Worcestershire Hub Customer Service Centre and Malvern Registration Services as well as library services.  Visitors to the library will find an extensive collection of books and AV materials, self-service issue and return facilities, 38 public access computers for all ages, free WiFi access, a programme of children's activities and adult learning courses and exhibition space displaying work of local and regional artists.

Other Facilities at Malvern Library:

  • Library Service at Home
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Exhibition facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Free Internet public access terminals
  • Printing (A4) b&w (15p each side)
  • Access for wheelchairs
  • Self Issue Terminal
  • Scanner
  • Photocopying (A4)
  • Photocopying (A3)
  • Public toilets
  • Disabled toilets
  • Baby changing facilities
  • USB Memory Sticks available to buy
  • Earphones available to buy
  • Business and Intellectual Property Centre (BIPC)