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Bridgewater Place road closures

Allow extra time for journeys Tuesday Oct 21 as Bridgewater Place junction closes due to high winds

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Families

The Big Draw

Family Arts Festival logo

19 October 2013 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Saturday Family Drop-In

 

​Join us in the Children's Library for our FREE Saturday family drop-in.

Help us to draw giant buildings, from the 'Eiffel tower in Paris' to 'The Shard in London' to the 'Leaning Tower of Pisa'. As well as imagining buildings of the future come to life on our huge piece of paper.

Listen to Storytelling and have a great time with fun games to play.

Promises to be a fantastic fun afternoon for all the family.

EVERYONE WELCOME

Price:   FREE

Contact details:   Contact 0113 247 6016 enquiry.express@leeds.gov.uk for more information or just come along on the day
NO BOOKING REQUIRED

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

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