Latest Update – as at 25th October

Latest Update – as at 25th October

Changing Opening Hours and availability of Computers and Printer Opening times:  Library opening times are changing from the end of October to no longer open on Saturdays.  Therefore the opening hours from Monday 2nd November until further notice will be: Mondays:  2...
Come in and see our delightful new desk!

Come in and see our delightful new desk!

Our new desk was designed specially for Minchinhampton Community Library by Chris Thompson and his son George – Furniture by Design During the summer, Minchinhampton Community Library took the opportunity, while closed because of Covid-19, to improve a number of...
The Library has successfully reopened!

The Library has successfully reopened!

We are extending the opening hours from October 2020 Following the successful reopening in September, we have decided to  extend the opening hours. The new opening times will be:  Mondays 2 – 4.30 pm, Tuesdays and Fridays 10 am – 12 noon and 2 – 4.30...
The Library is reopening!

The Library is reopening!

Minchinhampton Community Library is re-opening on Tuesday, 8th September 2020  The opening times for the first few weeks will be:  Tuesdays and Fridays 10 am – 12 noon and 2 – 4.30 pm Only 3 customers will be allowed in the library at the same time and of...
COVID 19 Update

COVID 19 Update

Update from MCLT (Minchinhampton Community Library Trust)   When the  community library was closed at the end of March due to Covid 19 we hoped it would be for no longer than 13 weeks.  However, for obvious reasons, this is not the case.  The library will stay closed...
Space Chase – Summer Reading Challenge 2019

Space Chase – Summer Reading Challenge 2019

Come along and join in! The Summer Reading Challenge takes place every year during the summer holidays. You can sign up at Minchinhampton Community library, then read six library books of your choice to complete the Challenge. There are exclusive rewards to collect...
Minchinhampton Information

Minchinhampton Information

We have reorganised and expanded the library’s supply of local information.  You can now find a wide range of notices, leaflets and/or brochures about local theatres and music events, days out and clubs and societies.  We also have a display of information from Stroud...
Summer Reading Challenge 2018

Summer Reading Challenge 2018

As this year is the 80th anniversary of the Beano comic, the home of Dennis the Menace, the childrens’ Summer Reading Challenge 2018 theme is “Mischief Makers”. On each visit to the library to borrow books, you can collect stickers to help find buried treasure....
The Domesday Book Comes to Minchinhampton

The Domesday Book Comes to Minchinhampton

Well, not actually the Domesday Book but a copy of it, along with an index and translation. It is one of only 450.  They have been kindly donated to the library on long term loan by Dr Ben Codling. The Domesday Book was completed in 1086 by order of King William the...