Walkden Library | Salford Community Leisure

Walkden Library

Christmas and New Year Opening Times

This adult library will close at 7.30pm on Friday 23 December and re-open on Tuesday 3 January at 8.00am.

The children’s library will close at 7.00pm on Friday 23 December and re-open on Tuesday 3 January at 9.00am

Self service (borrowing/returning books and access to PCs) will be available from Eccles and Pendleton Libraries, and from the adult library at Walkden (Ground Floor), on the following days

Saturday 24 December
9.00am – 1.00pm

Wednesday 28 December
8.00am - 10.00pm

Thursday 29 December
8.00am - 10.00pm

Friday 30 December
8.00am – 7.30pm

Saturday 31 December
9.00am -1.00pm

Find us

Address 
Walkden Gateway
2 Smith Street
Worsley
M28 3EZ
Telephone: 
0161 909 6518

Opening times

Monday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Sunday: Closed

Unless otherwise stated, this facility is closed on bank holidays.

Access

  • Accessible to wheelchair users
  • Disabled toilet facilities

Parking

  • Free Car park behind the building
  • Cycle storage

Facilities

  • Library and Gateway Centre
  • Children's library - first floor
  • Room hire
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Public toilets

Children's library opening hours:

8.30am - 7.00pm Monday - Friday
Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm

What's on offer

  • Audio fiction/talking books
  • Books for adults
  • Books for 0-16 year olds
  • Free use of computers and internet access
  • Holiday activities for children
  • Language CDs
  • Noticeboard
  • Print, fax, scan and photocopy services
  • Reading group
  • Self-service machine
  • Story-rhymetime for under 5s

Things to Do

9:30 am Tuesday 6th December 2016
Walkden Library
Free

Stories, rhymes, crafts and play

9:30 am Tuesday 13th December 2016
Walkden Library
Free

Stories, rhymes, crafts and play

10:00 am Saturday 17th December 2016
Walkden Library
£1 library members/£1.50 non library members/£3 families.

Celebrate the festive season with Salford Libraries

9:30 am Tuesday 20th December 2016
Walkden Library
Free

Stories, rhymes, crafts and play