Gaywood Library

Address: River Lane, Gaywood, King's Lynn, PE30 4HD

Email: libraries@norfolk.gov.uk

Map of Gaywood showing library location

Opening hours

All libraries will be closed on Monday 25 and Tuesday 26 December.  Normal opening hours will resume on Wednesday 27 December.  Libraries will also be closed on New Years Day, Monday 1 January, but will open as usual from Tuesday 2 January onwards.  Don't forget though that our eBookeMagazine and eAudio services will operate as normal throughout the holiday period.

  • Monday: 10am-5pm
  • Tuesday: 10am-5pm
  • Thursday: 10am-8pm
  • Friday: 10am-5pm
  • Saturday: 9.30am-5pm
  • Sunday: 10am-1pm

There is no provision for dropping off books out of hours.

    Computers can be booked online.

    Services at Gaywood Library

    • Direct phone link to Job Centre Plus call centre
    • Bookable PlayStation console (free)
    • Recorded music
    • Computer games – PlayStation, DS, Wii, and Xbox 360
    • Photocopier
    • Automatic doors
    • Disabled person's WC
    • Disabled person's parking
    • Free car parking available to the front of the library

    Services at all Norfolk libraries

    Events

    15 December 2017
    10:00 - 12:00

    Do you like to play chess or would like to learn? Come along to our Chess Club every Saturday 10am until 12pm.

    15 December 2017
    14:30 - 16:30

    Come along and enjoy some colouring in with others. Materials provided. Gaywood Library Every Friday 2.30 - 4.30pm (except Bank Holidays) Refreshments provided for a donation. For further information call the library on 01553 768498

    18 December 2017
    10:00 - 12:00

    Come along and join us for a game of scrabble! Every Monday 10am - 12 noon (except Bank Holidays) No need to book but places on a first come basis. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    19 December 2017
    18:00 - 19:00

    Join us for an evening of Christmassy crime stories, quizzes and writing to celebrate A Spot of Folly by Ruth Rendell, bestselling crime author. Gaywood Library Tuesday 19th December 6pm-7pm Booking essential. To book call 01553 768498. Refreshments provided (for small donation)

    19 December 2017
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    20 December 2017
    10:00 - 12:00

    Wed 6th Dec 2017 10am-12noon Gaywood Library ALL WELCOME NO NEED TO BOOK, JUST TURN UP. COME ALONG AND GET INVOLVED • Find out more about Men's Sheds • Meet your local Men's Shed Ambassador • Tell us your ideas • Tell us how you'd like to be involved • WHAT IS A MEN'S SHED? ? A larger version of a typical man's shed in their garden ? A space to get together ? Share knowledge and learn skills ? Meet new people ? Work on projects and hobbies ? Get involved in your community ? Relax, chat, laugh, drink tea and eat cake CONTACT 07450 655538 for further information

    21 December 2017
    10:30 - 11:30

    Mini Movers is for pre school age to encourage movement to music and song whilst developing numeracy and literacy skills. For further information and to book, talk to a member of staff or call 01553 768498. Booking Essential

    22 December 2017
    10:00 - 12:00

    Do you like to play chess or would like to learn? Come along to our Chess Club every Saturday 10am until 12pm.

    22 December 2017
    14:30 - 16:30

    Come along and enjoy some colouring in with others. Materials provided. Gaywood Library Every Friday 2.30 - 4.30pm (except Bank Holidays) Refreshments provided for a donation. For further information call the library on 01553 768498

    29 December 2017
    14:30 - 16:30

    Come along and enjoy some colouring in with others. Materials provided. Gaywood Library Every Friday 2.30 - 4.30pm (except Bank Holidays) Refreshments provided for a donation. For further information call the library on 01553 768498

    03 January 2018
    10:30 - 11:30

    Gaywood Library Wednesday 3rd January 10.30am - 11.30am If you haven't tried Baby Yoga before and would like to have a go, book in for this FREE session. For babies aged 3 months to pre crawling and their parents/carers. Booking essential. For further information or to book contact the library on 01553 768498

    09 January 2018
    18:00 - 19:00

    with Sangeeta De from the Taal-Rasa-Bhava Dance Academy at Gaywood Library A 5 week course on Tuesdays 6 - 7pm on the following dates: 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th January and 6th February Booking essential. £25 for 5 weeks payable on booking. To book call the library on 01553 768498.

    09 January 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    11 January 2018
    14:00 - 16:00

    This session is suitable for those who are new to bookfolding as well as those who have done bookfolding before. Thursday 11th January 2 - 4pm. £2 includes refreshments. Booking essential. To book call 01553 768498. Please bring hardback book, ruler, scissors, pencil and eraser.

    13 January 2018
    10:00 - 12:00

    Saturday 13th January 10am - 12 noon Come along for this Coding Club taster to try out some simple programming! This event is suitable for 8 - 11 year olds. Places are limited so booking is essential. For further information or to book call 01553 768498.

    16 January 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    17 January 2018
    12:00 - 14:00

    Are you living with Arthritis? Drop in to Gaywood Arthritis Care Support Group to get Peer Support, Information, Tips on Living well with Arthritis 12:00 - 14:00 at Gaywood Library FUTURE DATES: Wednesday 17th January 2018 Wednesday 14th February 2018 Wednesday 21st March 2018 Wednesday 11th April 2018 Wednesday 16th May 2018 Wednesday 20th June 2018 All are welcome including partners/carers without Arthritis For Details please contact Cassandra: 0207 380 6515 or email cassandrak@arthritiscare.org.uk or Colin Kellie 01553 829836

    23 January 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    28 January 2018
    14:00 - 16:00

    Come and learn the art of belly dancing in this FREE introductory workshop. Belly dancing is low impact and beneficial for the whole body and mind! For ages 16+. Please wear comfortable clothing and footwear. Booking essential. For further information or to book call 01553 768498

    30 January 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    31 January 2018
    13:00 - 14:00

    Gaywood Library Wednesday 31st January 1 - 2pm A talk by Bryan Howling Tickets £3, refreshments included, payable on booking. Booking essential. For further information or to book contact the library on 01553 768498

    06 February 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    13 February 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    14 February 2018
    12:00 - 14:00

    Are you living with Arthritis? Drop in to Gaywood Arthritis Care Support Group to get Peer Support, Information, Tips on Living well with Arthritis 12:00 - 14:00 at Gaywood Library FUTURE DATES: Wednesday 17th January 2018 Wednesday 14th February 2018 Wednesday 21st March 2018 Wednesday 11th April 2018 Wednesday 16th May 2018 Wednesday 20th June 2018 All are welcome including partners/carers without Arthritis For Details please contact Cassandra: 0207 380 6515 or email cassandrak@arthritiscare.org.uk or Colin Kellie 01553 829836

    20 February 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    27 February 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    28 February 2018
    13:00 - 14:00

    A talk by Julie Enefer and Jo Murfitt of English Heritage Gaywood Library Wednesday 28th February 1 - 2pm Tickets £3, refreshments included,payable on booking. Booking essential.  For further information or to book contact the library on 01553 768498

    06 March 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    13 March 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498

    20 March 2018
    10:30 - 11:00

    Come along and join in with some rhymes! Every Tuesday 10.30 - 11am (term time only) For pre school children and their parents/carers. For further information contact the library on 01553 768498