Library opening hours: Monday 2-7pm,

Closed Tuesday all day,

Wednesday 2-5pm, Thursday 10-12 and 2-5,

Friday closed all day, Saturday 10-1.

Mountsorrel Lane, Rothley LE7 7PS. Opposite Woodfield Road.

0116 237 6162

You can phone to renew books

We are open as usual over Christmas and New Year except for Monday 25th December and Monday 1st January

Happy Christmas and New Year!

What's on?

Friday December 15th

Film Club: Their Finest (2016). The year is 1940, the British Ministry hire Catrin to make propaganda films to boost morale at home. Her flair gets her noticed and she is asked to make a film to warm the hearts of the nation. 

The Film Club shows films mainly on the third Friday of the month at 2pm at the Rothley Centre. Come and join us for a friendly atmosphere and free refreshments. Over 60s: £5.00, others: £5.50. Tickets available at the library, or on the door. 

Storytime for Under 5s:  

 Friday December  15th,  Tuesday 2nd, Friday 19th January     9.30am -10.15am.

Everyone is welcome to come along and enjoy some stories, songs and craft activities with their children. We are always interested to hear from anyone who would like to help with the sessions. 

Computer support, in association with Age UK:

Thursday  21st December, 10-12.

Chess club:  

Thursday 14th and Wednesday 20th December 2-5pm.  Play or learn - bring a set if you have one. 

Walking group:

The December walk will be on Friday 8th only, starting at the library at 10am. 

January walks: Fri 12th and 26th.

Waterproofs and sturdy walking shoes needed!! Bring a bus pass if you have one or money for bus fare.

Community Book group: Wednesday:  7.15pm: at the Library.  All welcome whether or not  you have read the book!!  

Next meeting: 17th January  'The trouble with Goats and Sheep' by Joanna Cannon 

21st February 'All the Light We Cannot See' by Anthony Doerr

BBC Leicester Big Christmas Sing. Please join us in the library on Monday 18th December for this great county wide, community event which was really well supported last year. Let's make it even bigger this time!

Please arrive by 6.45, bring nibbles and drinks and if you like. 

Careers advice still available - contact to make an appointment. 

Would you be interested in finding out about being a library trustee? Get in touch. 

Would you like to volunteer at the library? We're looking for more people to join our team! Contact us here.


You can join us

The library is a Registered Charity, 1163508, and is supported by the Parish Council. We're grateful for the help of the Co-op, the Harry Hames Trust, and the WEA of helping us improve the resources at the library and keep it open. There's still room for more people to take part - we need lots of support, and you can join the group as a member. To see what's happening day-to-day, you can like our Facebook page.

You can also download our app, to have instant access to the Facebook page and the website:

All our activities are run by volunteers.

Contact us now!