Skip to content

We use cookies to make the site simpler.  Find out more about cookies

Close alert

Visiting us

South Walks House
Charles Street
Dorchester
Dorset
DT1 1EE
01305 224440
dorchesterlibrary@dorsetcouncil.gov.uk
Get directions to Dorchester Library and Learning Centre

Opening times

Monday: 10am to 5:30pm
Tuesday: 9:30am to 7pm
Wednesday: 9:30am to 1pm
Thursday: 9:30am to 5:30pm
Friday: 9:30am to 7pm
Saturday: 9am to 4pm
Sunday: Closed

Events

Meet the Author - Sue Heringman

Meet the Author - Sue Heringman

Date: Saturday 21 September 2019


Time: 11am to 12:30pm

Arts Award 'Discover'

Arts Award 'Discover'

Dates: from Tuesday 8 October 2019

to Tuesday 17 December 2019

Time: 4pm to 4:45pm

Rhymetime Miffy Special!

Rhymetime Miffy Special!

Date: Tuesday 15 October 2019


Time: 10:30am to 3pm

Dorchester Library and Learning Centre

More events at Dorchester Library and Learning Centre

Dates, times and more details about all events happening at Dorchester Library and Learning Centre.

Clubs and activities

Find out details and times of regular clubs and activities at Dorchester Library and Learning Centre:

Services and facilities

The library offers a range of services including:

Tourist Information Centre

Located on the ground floor, the knowledgeable staff can provide information about Dorchester and the surrounding area:

  • accommodation bookings and availability information
  • tickets and travel times for coach and ferry operators
  • tickets for local events, attractions and theatres
  • maps and local interest books on sale

Dorchester Tourist information Centre

Skills and Learning

Skills and Learning Adult Community Education offer a range of courses throughout the year including daytime, evening and weekend programmes.  There is a wide choice of courses including Arts and Crafts, English, Maths, Computing Counselling, Job Clubs and Employability Support.

Dorset Police contact point

Information about the Dorset Police contact point sessions

Accessibility

Floor plans of Dorchester Library

Find floor plans of Dorchester Library:

Autism-friendly meeting room

Dorchester Library and Learning Centre has a bookable autism-friendly meeting room; please ask staff for details.

If you need this in a different format, email us.

 

Volunteering at a library

Find out about volunteering at libraries.

Information for schools and teachers

Find information for schools and teachers.

Information for teenagers

Find information for teenagers.

@DorsetLibraries

Struggling with your mental wellbeing? Stuck in an ever-swirling washing-machine head? Can’t find your way out of t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

@DorsetLibraries

error loading social media post

Rate this page

Have some feedback?

Your feedback

This form is to report content that is wrong, or any issues or feedback you have about the web page.

Contact us if you want to get in touch about a council service instead.

All fields are required.

Leave your email address so that we can provide a response.

This helps us direct your feedback to the appropriate council.

General data protection regulation (GDPR)

We will only use the personal information supplied by you in accordance with GDPR. By giving us this information you are consenting to such use as set out in our privacy notice.