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Laithes Crescent, Athersley, Barnsley, S71 3AE

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Opening hours

Day Time
Monday 9am to 5pm
Tuesday 9am to 5pm 
Wednesday 9am to 5pm
Thursday 9am to 5pm
Friday 9am to 4.30pm
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


  • Browse and borrow books in-branch
  • Use a pre-booked PC
  • Printing
  • Photocopying and scanning
  • Groups and activities
  • Room bookings


Activities and events

We run a range of activities and events for children and adults.

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Other services

  • Citizens Advice run advice drop-in sessions.
  • DIAL run drop-in sessions for help with benefits and advice. Call (01226) 240273 to find out about the sessions, or find other ways to contact DIAL.
  • Romero Communities offer help and support for a range of issues. Drop-in sessions run on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9.30am to 12.30pm.
  • NHS stop smoking clinic - Thursdays 9am to 12pm. Contact the team on (01226) 644364.
  • Resolute - women’s support group. To find out more contact Debbie on 07939 287367.
  • Age UK Digital support for Smartphones - Fridays. See Library staff for dates and times.