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Fishponds Library


Hockeys Lane



BS16 3HL

Opening hours

Fishponds Library is closed until further notice.

All libraries are temporarily closed. Find out more information on our Coronavirus: library information page.

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Current loans will be extended so you won't receive charges or fines while the library is closed.

Monday Temporarily closed
Tuesday Temporarily closed
Wednesday Temporarily closed
Thursday Temporarily closed
Friday Temporarily closed
Saturday Temporarily closed
Sunday Temporarily closed

Library map


You can find an access guide on the DisabledGo website.


Internet and computer equipment

Colour and black and white printing, charges apply


Find out more about using the library computers.


Knit and natter groups meet fortnightly:

  • Thursday 2.15pm
  • Saturday 2pm

Check with library for details.

IT Support Sessions: Saturdays 10.30am to  12.30pm, half hour sessions booked in advance, speak to staff for details

Children activities

Baby bounce and rhyme: term-time, Tuesdays, 2.15pm to 2.45pm.

Code club for 8 to 11 year olds: Thursdays, 5.30pm to 6.30pm. Twelve week course. You must book a place, call 0117 903 8560.

Reading group adults

Meets every last Monday of the month, 2pm to 3.30pm.

Shared reading group: Meets every Tuesday 11am to 12.30pm.
You don't need to do any reading beforehand. A group leader will read aloud the stories and poems. You can relax, listen and chat as we go


  • Breastfeeding Welcome
  • Photocopier