Library services are open.  We look forward to seeing you. When you visit we ask you to:

  • sanitise your hands
  • choose to wear a mask
  • respect the space of others

View the Covid-19 national guidance

 

Opening hours
Day Opening hours
Monday 9am to 5.30pm
Tuesday 10am to 7pm
Wednesday 9am to 5.30pm
Thursday 9am to 5.30pm
Friday 9am to 5.30pm
Saturday 9am to 4pm
Sunday 12 noon to 4pm

Telephone 0300 555 8171 for Rugby Library information; depending on your call package, charges may apply. Lines are open:

  • Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm
  • Friday 9am to 4.30pm

All County Council managed libraries are closed on bank holidays and when these fall on a Monday, the library is also closed on the preceding Sunday.

Location

Little Elborow Street
Rugby
CV21 3BZ

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What we offer
Let’s Make technology space

Currently unavailable:

  • Let’s Make – explore and experiment with innovative and creative technology, including 3D printing, virtual reality, coding, digital embroidery and much more. 
Children’s and young adult groups and activities

Events and activities for pre-school and school aged children. Book in advance at Eventbrite

  • Book Magic – free family fun for children of all ages and their accompanying adults. Stories and crafts: a different theme every week.
  • Lego Club – creative themed sessions for children to build and create with Lego. Booking essential. 
  • Saturday Morning Movie - family film on our big TV. Every Saturday morning.
  • Code Club - A nationwide network of free after-school coding clubs for children aged 9 to 11. Online and in the library.
  • Rhyme Time – songs and rhymes for 0 to 2-year-olds and parents and carers.
  • Story Stomp – fun for 2 to 4-year-olds and their parents and carers, following on from Rhyme Time. 

You can also find online events and activities on our Facebook and Twitter pages.

 

Currently unavailable:

  • Spark Young Writers Group –  for children and young people interested in any kind of creative writing.  There is an annual charge for these sessions, payable to the organiser, Writing West Midlands.  One Saturday every month
Other groups and activities
  • Games Group – table top games. Wednesdays, 10:00 – 12:00.
  • IT Help - get help using a computer or your own device. Every Monday morning. Booking essential. 
  • Rugby Family History Group.  Every third Thursday of the month, 14:00 – 16:30.

Currently unavailable:

  • Tuesday Evening Reads – reading group. Third Tuesday of the month, 18:00 – 19:00.
  • Knitting Group.  Mondays, 10:00 – 12:00.
Safe Place

Rugby Library is a Safe Place where you can go to get help if you feel unsafe or at risk when you are out and about.

We will help you contact your support worker, family member, carer or the police. You will know it’s a Safe Place as it will have a sticker in the window.

For more information visit the Safe Places page.

Disability access

Disabled access features – DisabledGo has a detailed access guide, showing a graphical summary of the venue’s accessibility using access icons and detailed information of the key features of the venue.

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