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Hamworthy Community Library

Blandford Road
BH15 4BG

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About this library

Hamworthy Community Library is situated on Blandford Road, Hamworthy.

This library has the following:

  • books, DVDs and audiobooks for all the family to borrow and hire

  • computers with free access to the Internet and printing facilities

  • free WiFi

  • photocopying

  • daily newspapers and magazines to read in the library

  • Book Bites Cafe

  • self-service kiosks to issue and return your items to avoid queuing

  • 24/7 drop-box so you can return your items at any time

  • Recording Studio to hire

  • meeting rooms to hire

  • Children's Centre information and activities

  • ReadySpex Reading Glasses with strengths from 1.25 to 3.50 are available to purchase from £2.99


  • Computer Buddy Drop-In Session
    Thursday 1pm to 3pm
  • Bookstart Rhymetime
    Thursday 10:30am to 11am

  • Bookstart Storytime for under 5's
    Tuesdays 11.00am to 11.30am

  • Citizen's Advice (Drop-in only, no booking required) 
    Mondays 9.30am to 1pm

  • Children’s Games Club
    Tuesday 3pm to 4pm

  • Pilates Class
    Tuesday 4.25pm to 5.25pm and 5:30pm to 6:30pm

  • Children's Colouring Club
    Wednesday 3pm to 4pm

  • Yoga
    Beginners Wednesday 6pm to 7 pm £5 per session
    Intermediate Wednesday 7.15pm to 8.45pm £6 per session

  • Adult Reading groups
    1st Wednesday of the month 2pm to 4pm
    2nd Wednesday of the month 10:30am to 12:30pm

  • Coffee & Crafts
    Wednesday 10am to 12noon

  • Senior Gentle Exercise Class
    Thursday 11:30am to 12:15pm
  • Brendon Care
    Thursday 2pm to 4pm
  • Children's Lego Club
    Thursday 3pm to 4pm

  • Children's Polydron Club
    Friday 3pm to 4pm

  • Coffee Morning
    Friday 10am to 11am
  • Film Club
    2nd Friday of the month 7pm to 9pm

  • Councillor’s surgery
    1st Saturday on the month (by appointment only)

  • Breathless Singing Group
    Friday 2pm to 4pm
  • Adults Chess and Games Club
    Saturday 10:30am to 12:30pm

  • Ancestry & Family History group
    Please ask staff for details about the next meeting
  • Back Care Exercise Class
    Tuesday 6.30pm to 7.30pm
  • Adult Colouring-in (colour yourself calm)
    Wednesdays 2pm to 3pm
  • Dominoes
    Mondays 10am to 11am
  • Crosswords
    Tuesday 10am to 10.30am
  • Homework Club
    Mondays to Friday 3pm to 4.30pm
    Saturdays 10.30am to 12.30pm

Children’s centre activities

  • Under 1s Club
    Tuesday 12:30pm to 2pm
  • Baby Weigh in
    1st and 3rd Monday of the Month 1:30pm to 2:30pm

For further information or to book please contact:
phone: 01202 261511
email: turlinmoorchildrenscentre@poole.gov.uk

Special events

To find out about special events and activities taking place at this library, go to our What's on for adults and children page.

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Contact us

email: libraries@poole.gov.uk
phone: 01202 672750

Opening times

Monday - 9:30am to 5pm
Tuesday - 9:30am to 5pm
Wednesday - 9:30am to 5pm
Thursday - 9:30am to 5pm
Friday - 9:30am to 5pm
Saturday - 10am to 1pm
Sunday - closed