Swaffham Library

Address: The Pightle, Swaffham, PE37 7DF

Email libraries@norfolk.gov.uk

Map of Swaffham showing library location

Open:

Library available*

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using our Open Libraries system. This gives you self-service access to library materials, public computers and quiet, creative spaces even while the building is unstaffed. Please contact the library for more information or click here to find out how to register for Open Libraries 

  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Tuesday: 8am-5pm
  • Wednesday: 8am-1pm
  • Thursday: 8am-5pm
  • Friday: 8am-8pm
  • Saturday: 8am-1pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Staffed hours

  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Tuesday: 10am-5pm
  • Wednesday: 10am-1pm
  • Thursday: 10am-5pm
  • Friday: 10am-8pm
  • Saturday: 9am-1pm
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Books can be dropped off in the letterbox to the right of the main entrance out of hours. Make certain that items are not left protruding.

Computers can be booked online.

Services at Swaffham Library

  • Computer Games – Nintendo DS format
  • Colour printer/photocopier
  • Ramp access
  • Disabled person’s parking

Services at all Norfolk libraries

Events

29 June 2017
14:00 - 16:00

Do you have specific IT-related questions that you would love to know the answer to or would like to develop your confidence to go online or use email? Our friendly volunteer Get Digital champion can spend time with individuals to help them develop their IT skills using the public library computers and assist with queries regarding tablet devices. Help is available most Thursdays and some Friday afternoons 2-4pm. To find out more or to make an appointment please call 01760 721513.

30 June 2017
10:30 - 12:00

Join us to play games including Draughts, Dominoes and Scrabble in a relaxed, friendly environment. Fridays, 10:30AM -12:00PM

06 July 2017
14:00 - 16:00

Do you have specific IT-related questions that you would love to know the answer to or would like to develop your confidence to go online or use email? Our friendly volunteer Get Digital champion can spend time with individuals to help them develop their IT skills using the public library computers and assist with queries regarding tablet devices. Help is available most Thursdays and some Friday afternoons 2-4pm. To find out more or to make an appointment please call 01760 721513.

07 July 2017
10:30 - 12:00

Join us to play games including Draughts, Dominoes and Scrabble in a relaxed, friendly environment. Fridays, 10:30AM -12:00PM

13 July 2017
14:00 - 16:00

Do you have specific IT-related questions that you would love to know the answer to or would like to develop your confidence to go online or use email? Our friendly volunteer Get Digital champion can spend time with individuals to help them develop their IT skills using the public library computers and assist with queries regarding tablet devices. Help is available most Thursdays and some Friday afternoons 2-4pm. To find out more or to make an appointment please call 01760 721513.

14 July 2017
10:30 - 12:00

Join us to play games including Draughts, Dominoes and Scrabble in a relaxed, friendly environment. Fridays, 10:30AM -12:00PM

14 July 2017
12:45 - 14:45

A group for rural women to come and create writing in a fun and welcoming atmosphere. We meet on the 2nd Friday of the month at Swaffham library. For more information please contact 01760 721513.

20 July 2017
14:00 - 16:00

Do you have specific IT-related questions that you would love to know the answer to or would like to develop your confidence to go online or use email? Our friendly volunteer Get Digital champion can spend time with individuals to help them develop their IT skills using the public library computers and assist with queries regarding tablet devices. Help is available most Thursdays and some Friday afternoons 2-4pm. To find out more or to make an appointment please call 01760 721513.

21 July 2017
10:30 - 12:00

Join us to play games including Draughts, Dominoes and Scrabble in a relaxed, friendly environment. Fridays, 10:30AM -12:00PM

27 July 2017
14:00 - 16:00

Do you have specific IT-related questions that you would love to know the answer to or would like to develop your confidence to go online or use email? Our friendly volunteer Get Digital champion can spend time with individuals to help them develop their IT skills using the public library computers and assist with queries regarding tablet devices. Help is available most Thursdays and some Friday afternoons 2-4pm. To find out more or to make an appointment please call 01760 721513.

28 July 2017
10:30 - 12:00

Join us to play games including Draughts, Dominoes and Scrabble in a relaxed, friendly environment. Fridays, 10:30AM -12:00PM

10 August 2017
10:00 - 13:00

Three consecutive weeks of learning about how to use and get the most from your tablet. £15 for all 3 sessions. Dates are Thursday 10th, 17th and 24th August 10-1pm Topics covered include: A basic introduction to tablets. Using the Camera. Finding information on the Internet. Downloading apps. Sending e-mails. Downloading library e-books. Using Facetime or Skype. Using Social Media. Sessions are for anyone who has a tablet, is thinking about getting one or wants to know more about them.

11 August 2017
12:45 - 14:45

A group for rural women to come and create writing in a fun and welcoming atmosphere. We meet on the 2nd Friday of the month at Swaffham library. For more information please contact 01760 721513.

08 September 2017
12:45 - 14:45

A group for rural women to come and create writing in a fun and welcoming atmosphere. We meet on the 2nd Friday of the month at Swaffham library. For more information please contact 01760 721513.

13 October 2017
12:45 - 14:45

A group for rural women to come and create writing in a fun and welcoming atmosphere. We meet on the 2nd Friday of the month at Swaffham library. For more information please contact 01760 721513.