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Welcome to Walton Community Library !

We have links with Wakefield Library services but are a volunteer-led, independent library with free membership available to everyone. We have a great selection of books and  jigsaws to loan, free Wi-Fi and public computers, plus photocopying and printing at a small cost. There are board books and toys for our youngest members, and an interesting selection of books for school-age borrowers.

WCL also arranges  many regular meetings and groups, plus special events in the village throughout the year. We have strong support from Working for Walton, the Parish Council, our churches, the New Inn and Walton Club.

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Charles Waterton House
Almond Avenue
Walton Wakefield WF2 6UA
01924 917627   
waltoncommunitylibrary@gmail.com
Reg Charity No.  1154607


Opening Hours 

We are closed on Good Friday , Bank Holiday Mondays and over Christmas and New Year.

Monday 2 pm 5 pm
Tuesday 10 am 1 pm
Tuesday 2 pm 5 pm
Wednesday 2 pm 5 pm
Thursday 10 am 1 pm
Thursday 2 pm 5 pm
Friday 2 pm 5 pm
Saturday 10 am 1 pm
Sunday Closed Closed

Upcoming Events

The Library hosts a number of events each week. You can see a full calendar using the link below, but our latest events can be found here:

WHIST EVENINGS continue on the second and fourth Fridays each month. £3 per person @7pm at the library

BRIDGE CLUB for established players  on Wednesdays  from 10-12 noon in the library

Children's Chess Club, Tuesday Novice Nordic walking and Weds Storytime will not take place until further notice.

CEILIDH DANCE with THE BASH STREET BAND has had to be postponed from Feb 16th to Feb 23rd. Tickets £10 from the library. NOW SOLD OUT!! White tickets dated for  the  16th are still valid, but please visit the library if you need a refund.

QUIZ NIGHT Thursday March 14th from 7pm at the library Tickets £5 which includes a glass of wine or juice. This is a ticketed event.

FUN RUN 'Legging it for the Library' Bank Holiday Monday May 6th in Walton Nature Park. Full details and 'Early-bird' booking at    https://racebest.com/races/k863x

 

WALTON OPEN GARDENS is back next year on SUNDAY JULY 7th !!   Could you open your garden or sponsor part of the event?? All money raised will help to keep our library open!!

Also see our Facebook page using the link on the left!!

FULL LIBRARY CALENDAR

The independent COSY NOOK CAFE inside our library will be opening on Monday Feb 26th!!

Mon- Fri 9.30 till 2.30 and Saturdays 10am till 1pm

https://www.cosynookcafe.co.uk   or on Facebook   @the.cosy.nook.cafe.2024

Click on a calendar entry for further details.