Opening times

The Library opening hours are:

Tuesday: 10:00 am – 13:00 pm then 14:00pm-17:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00 am- 13:00pm then 14:00pm- 17:00pm
Thursday: 14:00pm- 17:00pm
Saturday: 10:00 am- 16:00pm

We are aiming to increase our opening hours again in 2022 as more people continue to join our fantastic team of volunteers. If you can help, either by taking a turn on the Library rota or by supporting us behind the scenes, we’d love you to join us. Please click here to find out more. The Library belongs to everybody!

What’s on at Hanwell Community Library?

Join us every Wednesday at 11:00am for our Storytime session for young children and parents. The interactive session lasts for around 20-35 minutes and is a great way to introduce young children to books and spending time in the Library.

Christmas Craft
Over November and December, we will be running three Christmas Craft events for children. The events will take place on Saturday 20th November, Saturday 27th November, and Saturday 11th December 10:30am-12:30pm. To find out more or to sign up for one of these events, please email

Shaw Trust job support
The Shaw Trust will be visiting Hanwell Community Library on 1st December 2021 between 10:00am-13:00pm to support those on universal credit or with health conditions to find work.

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