Library opening hours: Monday 2-7pm, Closed Tuesday, Wednesday 2-5pm, Thursday 10-12 and 2-5, Friday closed all day, Saturday 10-1.

Closed on Bank Holiday Monday 29th May.

Mountsorrel Lane, Rothley LE7 7PS

 0116 237 6162

You can phone to renew books!

We could do with some more donations of books for the Book and Plant Sale on June 10.  It all helps to keep the library going... 

What's on?

Film club. Friday 19 May. The girl on the train, with Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett and Rebecca Ferguson (2016). A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life. Over 60s £4.50, others £5. Tickets available at the library, or on the door.

Click here to help choose the films for the next season.

Chess Club: Thursday 25 May, 2-5pm, and Wednesday 31 May 2-5pm. Play or learn.

Borrowing free e-books and digital audio books Tuesday 16 May 7pm. Come and find out how to make the most of your library. Bring your smartphone or tablet with you and we can get you started.

Computer Support Digital Champions: 18 May, 1st June, 10-12. With Age UK. Come along for help with computers, smartphones and tablets.

Storytime for Under 5s: Friday 19 May, Tuesday 6 June 9.30-10.15am. Everyone’s welcome.

Community Book Group: Wednesday 24 May, Tulip Fever, by Deborah Moggach. "A scintillating story of lust, deception and retribution" (Independent on Sunday). 

A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life. Friday 19 May.

Become a Dementia Friend: Tuesday 6 June 7-8pm Dementia Friends gives people an understanding of dementia and the small things you can do that make a difference. Talk by Wendy Ferguson.

Wednesday 28 June, Exposure, by Helen Dunmore. All meetings are 7.15-8.15pm. Everyone's welcome, whether you've read the book or not! 

Keep 30th June at 7 free! Live theatre at the library! Cloaks, from Fishhouse Theatre. Tickets available now, from the library and Dolce & Verde - priority to members until May 19, so get yours now, there aren't many...

Spruce up Sunday: Sunday 4 June, 10-12. Come and help keep the library clean and tidy.

Police surgery: Saturday 13th May  at Rothley Library between 11-12

Careers advice still available - contact careers@rothleycommunitylibrary.co.uk to make an appointment. 

Would you like to volunteer at the library? We're looking for more people to join our team! Contact us here.

Do you have any recent travel guides you don't need? We're trying to extend and update our collection.

Our aim is to offer more to people coming to the library - and to bring more people in to use the resources and enjoy being there.  If you haven't visited yet - come and see us!

The library is run entirely by the efforts of local people. 


You can join us

The library is a Registered Charity, 1163508, and is supported by the Parish Council. We're grateful for the help of the Co-op, the Harry Hames Trust, and the WEA of helping us improve the resources at the library and keep it open. There's still room for more people to take part - we need lots of support, and you can join the group as a member. To see what's happening day-to-day, you can like our Facebook page.

You can also download our app, to have instant access to the Facebook page and the website: https://rothleycommunitylibrary.appsme.com/

All our activities are run by volunteers.

Contact us now!