Rugby Library is closed Thursday 2, Friday 3 and Sunday 5 June.

 

Warwickshire Libraries will continue to keep you and our staff safe. When you visit we ask you to:

  • sanitise your hands

  • choose to wear a mask

  • respect the space of others

Adhere to the national restrictions and stay at home if you have any symptoms of coronavirus.

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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

Bookable events and activities for pre-school and school aged children. Book in advance to secure a place.

  • Book Magic – free family fun for children of all ages and their accompanying adults. Stories and crafts: a different theme every week
  • Code Club - A nationwide network of free after-school coding clubs for children aged 9 to 11. Online and in the library
  • Lego Club – creative themed sessions for children to build and create with Lego
  • 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

Currently unavailable:

  • Silver Surfers – free drop-in computer and tablet help sessions for people aged 50 plus. Mondays, 10:30 – 11.30 and 11:30 – 12:30. Drop-in or book in advance – Contact us.
  • Rugby Family History Group.  Every third Thursday of the month, 14:00 – 16:30.
  • Tuesday Evening Reads – reading group. Third Tuesday of the month, 18:00 – 19:00.
  • Games Group – Scrabble, Monopoly, chess and draughts. Thursdays, 10:00 – 12:00.
  • Knitting Group.  Mondays, 10:00 – 12:00.
Warwickshire Police public enquiry service
Registration service
Warwickshire Direct services
Stratford District Council enquiries
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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