Penistone Library

High Street, Penistone, Sheffield S36 6BR

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Opening hours    
Monday 9am 6pm
Tuesday  9am 5pm
Wednesday 9am 12pm
Thursday 9am 7pm
Friday 9am 5pm
Saturday 9.30am 12pm



Day Activity Time
Monday Needles and pins
Sewing, knitting and crocheting group
10am to 12.30pm
  Poetry reading
(first Monday in the month)
10.30am to 11.30am
  Information, advice and guidance advisor
(one-to-one sessions, weekly by appointment only)
Guidance around careers and employment, education, training, support with CVs, application forms, cover letters and interviews.

Advice and support around applying for Universal Credit, and referrals to support services including drug and alcohol services, housing, finance, food banks, and more.
12.30pm to 3pm
  Learner zone
Quiet space for learning and job searching. Support with application forms, searching for a job and interview skills.
1.30pm to 3.30pm
  Adult readers' group
(meets fortnightly)
2pm to 3pm
Tuesday Targeted information, advice and guidance service
Careers advice for 16 to 18 year olds
9am to 5pm
  U3A West Africa
(first Tuesday in the month)
10am to 11am
  Philosophy group
(third Tuesday in the month)
10.30am to 11.30am
  IT, English and maths assessments
(weekly by appointment only)
1pm to 3pm
Wednesday Rag rug group
(alternate Wednesdays)
9.30am to 11.30am
  Writers' group
9.30am to 11.30am
  Royal British Legion
(Third Wednesday in the month)
10am to 12 noon
Thursday English classes
9.15am to 11.15am
  U3A history group
(second Thursday in the month)
10am to 11.15am
  Volunteer advisor
(first Thursday in the month)
10am to 12 noon
  Rag rug group
(alternate Thursdays)
1pm to 3pm
  Lego club 3.30pm to 5pm
  Digital photography
5-week course using Adobe Photoshop to edit photos. There is a charge for this course.
4pm to 6pm
Friday  Critical thinking group
(second Friday in the month)
2pm to 3pm
There is a charge for this course
1pm to 3pm
Saturday Councillors hold surgeries on some Saturday mornings, check here for details 11am to 12pm
Various days Get Online session
Free one-to-one digital support sessions, monthly
  Online basics course
Free 6-week course to help you get online, increase your confidence, stay safe and use online council services
  Dyslexia screenings
There is a charge for this service.