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Darnhill Library

Opening times at Darnhill Library

The library is open during the following hours, we're closed on bank holidays.

Please note we're reviewing our library opening hours and the library will close at 5.30pm on Mondays until further notice. Find another library with extended opening hours

DayOpening times
Monday9.30am-1pm
2pm-5.30pm
Tuesday9.30am-1pm
2pm-5.30pm
WednesdayClosed
Thursday9.30am-1pm
2pm-5.30pm
Friday2pm-5.30pm
Saturday9.30am-12.30pm
SundayClosed

Facilities at Darnhill Library

Activities at Darnhill Library

Monday

  • Bookstart Bear Club for the under 5s - there are no sessions at present, please see below.
  • ​​Creative Writing workshop, 2pm-4pm (every second Monday of the month)

 Tuesday

  • Yoga, ​9.30am-1​0.30​​am

Thursday

  • Community​ Group, 2pm-4pm
  • IT Training Sessions, 11.30am-12.30pm

Friday

  • Councillors' Surgery 2.30pm-3.30pm (second Friday of the month)
  • Tai Chi (Sun style) 3.30pm-4.30pm

​​Saturday

​​Events in our libraries

We have lots of special events and activities taking place in our libraries across the borough.

See events in libraries

Bookstart Bear Club sessions

Bookstart Bear Club sessions inspire a love of reading that will give children a flying start in life.

Please note: there are no Bookstart Bear sessions at the moment. Once we've received confirmation of when they're due to start again, we'll update this page. We apologise for any inconvenience. 

IT training sessions

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.

See a list of IT training sessions in libraries

Reading groups

Lots of people enjoy discussing books with other readers, many of our libraries host reading groups. Find a reading group near you.

How to get there

Darnhill Library
Argyle Parade
Heywood OL10 3RY

0300 303 8876
darnhill.library@rochdale.gov.uk

Access information

  • Large free car park
  • Disabled access, including disabled toilet facilities​

Contact

0300 303 8876

Phone: Monday-Friday 8.30am-5.30pm.
Closed for training Monday 11am-11.30am.

Did you know?

Joining a library is FREE. You can join any library in England and Wales to use their facilities.

So, if you can't find it with us, take a look at the services on offer at a different library.

Join Rochdale borough libraries

It only takes a couple of minutes to join the library online. You can use your library membership to:

  • Download the latest eBooks, eAudiobooks, eMagazines and eGraphicnovels ​to your smartphone, tablet or desktop.
  • Reserve and renew books.
  • Choose from thousands of great books and audiobooks.
  • Access a range of online resources.
  • Borrow items from any library in the Greater Manchester Consortium.

Please remember to bring identification when you first visit the library to borrow items - for example, utility bill, driving licence or bank statement.

Join the library