Your Southport Library August 1st, 2014 jmr jmr Latest Notices Latest Whats On Shares Comments The fully refurbished Southport Library re-opened in 2013 following a major improvement to the Lord Street building, which is part of the wider Atkinson cultural centre project. The showpiece is the extended children’s section with room for activities and events, which includes a ship, specially made for the library, named after Kathleen – a real fishing boat built in Southport around 1900. Other additions include a new teenage space with laptop tables and modern furniture, self-service machines and information pods, a wider range of books and access to toilets. Opening Hours Monday 9:30am – 5:00pm Tuesday 9:30am – 5:00pm Wednesday 9:30am – 5:00pm Thursday 9:30am – 8:00pm Friday 9:30am – 5:00pm Saturday 9:30am – 4:00pm Sunday 11:00am – 3:00pm Activities Story and Rhymetime, Tues and Wed 10.30am; Thurs 2pm Reading groups for adults and teens Graphic novel reading group for teenagers Reminiscence Sessions, Wed 1.30pm (monthly) Family History Helpdesk, Tues 2pm – 4pm; Fri 10am – 12 noon; Sat 10.30am – 1pm Beginner’s IT training sessions, contact the library for details Features Cycle rack Car parking in the town: pay-and-display or park-and-ride ‘Shopmobility’ The library is on the ground floor. Automatic entrance doors Hearing induction loops Self-service colour photocopier Quick-reference section Local history sections collection Weekly Job Club – Wednesday 2-4pm Contact Southport Library Lord Street Southport PR8 1DJ 0151 934 2118 [email protected] Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07930717137Email [email protected] Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Related Comments comments!