The library is open during the following hours, we're closed on bank holidays.
- Books in large print
- Children's area
- Audio books
FREE public WiFi
- Study area
- Local history resources
- Graphic novels
Activities at the library
Local Studies Helpdesk 1.30pm - 4.30pm.
Family History Group, 2pm. (first Monday of the month).
Singalong session, 11am-12noon (first Tuesday fo the month).
Rhymes and crafts, 1pm-1.45pm and 2pm -2.45pm.
Beginners computing "Learn My Way" session, 2pm - 4pm.
IT Training Sessions, 2pm - 3pm and 3pm - 4pm
Health Trainers, 9.30am-12noon.
Bookstart Bear Club (children 15+ months), 10am-11am.
Bookstart Baby (children 0-15 months) 11.30- 12noon.
Health Trainers Sessions, 12pm-4pm (fortnightly starting 15 September 2015)
Reading Group, 2pm - 3pm
Young people’s reading group age 11 years upwards 11am - 12 noon (monthly).
Contact the Library for dates.
Events in our libraries
We have lots of special events and activities taking place in our libraries across the borough.
Bookstart Bear Club sessions
Bookstart Bear Club sessions inspire a love of reading that will give children a flying start in life.
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.
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
Lance Corporal Stephen Shaw M C Way
Heywood OL10 1LL
0300 303 8876
Find us on a map
- Large free car park on Civic Centre car park.
- Disabled access is limited, some help may be required.