Bedminster Library

Address:

Bedminster Parade

Bedminster

Bristol

BS3 4AQ

Opening hours

Exhibition: Parcels of Comfort

Bedminster Library 15 March to 27 March 2017

Did you know that in the First World War, the British Army considered delivering letters and parcels to the Front as important as delivering rations and ammunition?

Using textiles and mixed media and referring to real Bristol soldiers, this exciting exhibition explores the intimate and moving stories behind the parcels.

Free admission. All welcome.

Monday 10am to 7pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10am to 7pm
Thursday 10am to 5pm
Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday 10am to 5pm
Sunday Closed

Library map

Getting there

By bus: find information and plan your journey on the TravelWest website

Parking

The large Asda car park is always available during Asda opening hours. There's no special provision for disabled parking.

Accessibility

You can find an access guide on the DisabledGo website.

Resources

Computer and other courses

Creative Writing Group: Wednesdays 2pm to 4pm

Internet and computer equipment

Colour and black and white printing, charges apply
Large keys keyboard
Large print keyboard
Self Service Point with free phone and online access to council services
SuperNova combined screen reader and magnifier
Trackerball mouse, available on request

Meetings

Meeting room for hire: contact the library for details

Children activities

Baby bounce and rhyme: term time Wednesdays, 10.30am to 11am
and 11.15am to 11.45am
Baby bounce and rhyme: term time Fridays, 10.30am to 11am
Pre-school children's storytime: term time Mondays, 10.30am to 11am
School holiday activities: contact the library for details

Reading group adults

Shared Reading Group: Wednesdays 11am to 12:30pm.

Parents’ Reading Group:  Mondays monthly 1:30pm to 2:30pm, contact the library for dates.

Reading group children

Chatterbooks, for 8 to 10 year olds: meets monthly on Saturdays 10.30 to 11.30am. Contact the library for dates.

Facilities

  • Breastfeeding Welcome