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Central library readers group

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6:30pm - 7:30pm on the second Wednesday of every month between 14 November 2012 and 11 January 2096.

Adult reader's group

 

​An informal relaxed adult reader's group.

New members always welcome.

Price:   FREE

Contact details:   Contact central library on 0113 2478270 for more information

Additional information:  

 

Central library 

Calverley Street
Leeds
LS1 3AB

t.   0113 247 6016

Details  

Local library. See the libraries pages for more information.

Facilities  

Internet access
Meeting rooms
Photocopier - black and white

Access  

There is on street parking only, and access is dependent on where the vehicle is parked.  The surface is mainly concrete and paving slabs with curbs in various conditions.  There is the possibility of crossing busy roads via pelican crossings.  There are several access points: 1) Victoria Gardens basement level access via either eight steps or ramp.  There is also level access via the Galley Shop/Brew Bar. Lift access to all floors. 2) Access via Art Gallery up a number of stairs or ramp through automatic doors.  These are heavy glass doors but Art Gallery staff are in the area to assist if required.  Access to the library is through the Tiled Hall Café.  Access to other areas via lift.  3) Calverley street entrance up a number of stairs and through a heavy double door. Access to other floors via lift.  Accessible toilets are located in the basement area or in the Art Gallery and there is a Changing Places facility in the Gallery Shop.  The building has four floors, ground level to third.  All public library areas have low level counters and portable Induction loop is available if required.  Large keyboards, mouse, trackball, screen magnifier, Global Writer and Boardmaker are also available.

Public transport  

The library is on the local bus routes. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676

Parking  

NCP Parking nearby

Latest events

Special events

Cycling Roots Exhibition

from 16 June 2014

Cycling Roots Exhibition

Central library

First Floor Arts Space

Holiday activities

Calverley A-Maze-ing Maze

from 12 July 2014

Calverley A-Maze-ing Maze

Calverley library

Competition For 7 to 12's

Holiday activities

Farsley A-Maze-ing Maze

from 12 July 2014

Farsley A-Maze-ing Maze

Farsley library

Competition For 7 - 12's

Books and storytime

Little Bookworms

24 July 2014

Little Bookworms

Crossgates library

Suitable for Under 5's