Welcome to the Children's Library

Our new Children's Library is open and ready for you to explore!  

December 2018 ushered in a new chapter in the Library's history - after two years of fundraising, the Children's Library was transformed into a magical world where children can learn, have fun and be inspired.
The new design evokes libraries of old, but with a distinctly modern twist. Artificial grass covers the floors, while comfy window seats overlook Market Square. With staircases and raised walkways leading to secret shelves and reading nooks, children can grab a book and quickly lose themselves in their imagination.
 
Come along and join the fun!

Kids pic 1
Kids pic 3
Kids pic 2

Latest Children's Events and Activities

Every week in term-time we run Baby Bounce for 0-1 year-olds on Thursdays, and TOTs for 1-3 year-olds on Fridays, as well as rhyme times at our community libraries. Click the event icons to find out more. See a full list of events here.

Rhyme Time at La Nouvelle Maraitaine

Rhyme Time at La Nouvelle Maraitaine

Children's library
2nd March 2020
Read More

Drag Queen Story Time

In September 2019 we were delighted to welcome the fabulous Aida H Dee to the Children's Library for our first ever Drag Queen Story Time. What a fun morning we all had!

 

Join the Guille-Allès Library

  • Borrow books
  • Book clubs
  • Online resources
  • Events

Join Now