The new central library at Number One Riverside opened to customers in March 2013. The multi use public building is in Rochdale town centre.
The library is open during the following hours, we're closed on bank holidays.
|Macular Degeneration Group, 1.30pm-3.30pm (monthly).
Wordweavers Group, 5.30pm (every second and fourth Monday of the month).
|Reading Group, 1pm (every three weeks).
Work Club, 1pm-3pm.
|Books in Bitesize, 1pm-2pm (every first Wednesday of the
Bookstart Bear Club for the under 5s, 1.30pm-2.30pm.
Song and Rhyme: Singing, action rhymes and a lot of fun, 10.30am-11.15am
Talking Books - Reading Group, 11am and 2pm (monthly).
|Stop Smoking sessions, 10am-2pm (alternate Fridays,
CVS drop-in, 1pm-3pm (first Friday of the month).
Coffee2pm-4pm, (every fourth Saturday of the
Classic Reads, 3pm-4pm (every second Saturday of the month).
We have lots of special events and activities taking place in our libraries across the borough.
Bookstart Bear Club sessions inspire a love of reading that will give children a flying start in life.
Knowing how to use a computer and the internet can help make life a lot easier, you can join our free IT courses whatever your skill level. From starting with a keyboard and mouse, email to shopping online and much more.
Lots of people enjoy discussing books with other readers, many of our libraries host reading groups. Find a reading group near you.
Number One Riverside
Tel: 0300 303 8876
On 27 April 2013 a new chapter was started as the official launch of the town’s library took place.
Events were held throughout the day including: