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Bell Street
01747 852256
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Opening times

Monday: 10am to 5pm
Tuesday: 9:30am to 5pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 9:30am to 6:30pm
Friday: 9:30am to 12:30pm
Saturday: 9:30am to 1pm
Sunday: Closed


Rocket Making Fun

Rocket Making Fun

Date: Monday 22 July 2019

Time: 10:30am to 11:30am

Friends Against Scams Awareness Session

Friends Against Scams Awareness Session

Date: Tuesday 23 July 2019

Time: 10:30am to 11:30am

Summer Reading Challenge - Space Chase Friday Fun

Summer Reading Challenge - Space Chase Friday Fun

Dates: from Friday 26 July 2019

to Friday 23 August 2019

Time: 10:30am to 11:30am

Shaftesbury Library

More events at Shaftesbury Library

Dates, times and more details about all events happening at Shaftesbury Library.

Services and facilities

The library offers a range of services including:

  • books for adults and young people
  • feature films and music to hire
  • reference and information services
  • local history
  • internet access for all
  • Chatterbooks and Library Gets Lively sessions for children

Citizens Advice at Shaftesbury Library

Citizens Advice are here on Wednesdays from 10am to 1pm.

Drop in or make an appointment by calling 0344 245 1291.


Buggy/pushchair access, full internal access.

Use our picture journey for Shaftesbury Library to show you what to expect when you visit for the first time.

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