Dersingham Library

Address: Chapel Road, Dersingham, PE31 6PN

Email: libraries@norfolk.gov.uk

Map of Dersingham showing library location

Opening hours

Register for our Open Libraries service for easy extended access to the unstaffed library outside normal opening hours using your library card and PIN.

  • Monday: 2-7pm (Open Libraries access 8am-7pm)
  • Tuesday: No staffed hours (Open Libraries access 8am-7pm)
  • Wednesday: 10am-1pm and 2-7pm (Open Libraries access 8am-7pm)
  • Thursday: 10am-1pm and 2-7pm (Open Libraries access 8am-7pm)
  • Friday: No stafffed hours (Open Libraries access 8am-7pm)
  • Saturday: 10am-1pm (Open Libraries access 8am-1pm)
  • Sunday: Closed, no Open Libraries access

If you just need to drop a book off out of hours, use the letterbox to the right of the main entrance.  Please make sure that books drop into the box completely and aren’t left sticking out.

Computers can be booked online.

Services at Dersingham Library

  • Books on CD
  • Playaways
  • Car park (accessible via Post Office Road and then Orchard Close)
  • Disabled person's parking
  • Computer games – DS and Wii formats
  • Spectacles for sale
  • Automatic doors
  • WC

Services at all Norfolk libraries

Events

18 January 2018
10:30 - 12:00

A weekly drop in morning for those who knit or crochet (or those who are interested in learning how to do both). If you are a knitter and are interested in helping others learn or if you would like to learn a new skill then please come along. Coffee and tea available

18 January 2018
10:00 - 10:30

Songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers, parents and carers every Thursday (term time )

18 January 2018
14:30 - 15:30

Join the Healthy Walks team for a short walk around the village and then refreshments at the library afterwards. This walk is perfect for those wanting to gently build up their walking stamina. The Walks are every 3rd Thursday of the month, meeting at the library at 2.30pm.

18 January 2018
17:30 - 18:30

Come along and discover how you can help promote your library in the community

22 January 2018
13:30 - 15:00

Come along and make new friends at this weekly club. Refreshments available

25 January 2018
10:30 - 12:00

A weekly drop in morning for those who knit or crochet (or those who are interested in learning how to do both). If you are a knitter and are interested in helping others learn or if you would like to learn a new skill then please come along. Coffee and tea available

25 January 2018
10:00 - 10:30

Songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers, parents and carers every Thursday (term time )

29 January 2018
17:45 - 18:45

Join us for an evening of ghostly tales by candlelight and celebrate "The Travelling Bag" by Susan Hill, bestselling author of "The Woman in Black". Booking essential. Please call 01485 540181. Refreshments are available for a small charge.

29 January 2018
13:30 - 15:00

Come along and make new friends at this weekly club. Refreshments available

01 February 2018
10:30 - 12:00

A weekly drop in morning for those who knit or crochet (or those who are interested in learning how to do both). If you are a knitter and are interested in helping others learn or if you would like to learn a new skill then please come along. Coffee and tea available

01 February 2018
10:00 - 10:30

Songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers, parents and carers every Thursday (term time )

05 February 2018
13:30 - 15:00

Come along and make new friends at this weekly club. Refreshments available

06 February 2018
13:00 - 15:00

If you care for someone with dementia, or would like to talk about your experiences with others in a similar situation to you, then come along to our peer support group run by the Alzheimer's Society. Meets the first Tuesday of the month from 1-3pm.

08 February 2018
10:00 - 10:30

Songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers, parents and carers every Thursday (term time )

08 February 2018
10:30 - 12:00

A weekly drop in morning for those who knit or crochet (or those who are interested in learning how to do both). If you are a knitter and are interested in helping others learn or if you would like to learn a new skill then please come along. Coffee and tea available

12 February 2018
13:30 - 15:00

Come along and make new friends at this weekly club. Refreshments available

12 February 2018
17:45 - 18:45

Monthly book club which meets on the 2nd Monday of the month. Details of the books being read are available in the library or by calling 01485 540181

12 February 2018
10:30 - 12:00

Explore the world of Microbits with staff and volunteers. Learn to code a micro-computer and create your own games. Suitable for children 10-12 years of age. Booking essential - please contact your library on 01485 540181

14 February 2018
10:30 - 11:30

Come along and listen to Julia Donaldson's brilliant story and join in some colouring and a simple craft. This is a free session but booking is essential. Please contact the library on 01485 540181

15 February 2018
14:30 - 15:30

Join the Healthy Walks team for a short walk around the village and then refreshments at the library afterwards. This walk is perfect for those wanting to gently build up their walking stamina. The Walks are every 3rd Thursday of the month, meeting at the library at 2.30pm.

15 February 2018
10:00 - 10:30

Songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers, parents and carers every Thursday (term time )

15 February 2018
10:30 - 12:00

A weekly drop in morning for those who knit or crochet (or those who are interested in learning how to do both). If you are a knitter and are interested in helping others learn or if you would like to learn a new skill then please come along. Coffee and tea available

16 February 2018
14:00 - 15:30

Elly Griffiths will be visiting Dersingham Library to talk about her tenth Dr Ruth Galloway book, "The Dark Angel". Booking is essential-tickets are £5 payable in advance. To book please contact the library on 01485 540181. This event is being supported by the Friends of the Library.

19 February 2018
13:30 - 15:00

Come along and make new friends at this weekly club. Refreshments available

19 February 2018
17:45 - 18:45

Monthly book club which meets on the 3rd Monday of the month. Details of the books being read are available in the library or by calling 01485 540181

22 February 2018
10:00 - 10:30

Songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers, parents and carers every Thursday (term time )

22 February 2018
10:30 - 12:00

A weekly drop in morning for those who knit or crochet (or those who are interested in learning how to do both). If you are a knitter and are interested in helping others learn or if you would like to learn a new skill then please come along. Coffee and tea available

26 February 2018
13:30 - 15:00

Come along and make new friends at this weekly club. Refreshments available

01 March 2018
10:30 - 12:00

A weekly drop in morning for those who knit or crochet (or those who are interested in learning how to do both). If you are a knitter and are interested in helping others learn or if you would like to learn a new skill then please come along. Coffee and tea available

01 March 2018
10:00 - 10:30

Songs and rhymes for babies, toddlers, parents and carers every Thursday (term time )