South Yardley Library
Irish in Birmingham
If you need free and confidential support with housing , finances, health, bereavement and loss, isolation and loneliness, family issues, alcohol problems or simply want to get involved in Irish cultural activities, help is available at South Yardley Library every Friday from 10am until 1pm.
Birmingham Library and Archive Services have been awarded £1.4 million from the Big Lottery Fund’s Community Libraries programme for a project called Community Connection. This is happening at five libraries including South Yardley. Find out more about Community Connection at South Yardley Library.
New Online Library Catalogue
This is now available. To search the catalogue click Online Library Catalogue
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Keep Birmingham Working
This is a broad partnership initiative, delivered through libraries, to help people in Birmingham find work, start a business, learn new skills or become self employed. Your local library is a community hub that can help you back into the world of paid employment, or be your own boss and upgrade your skills through its range of services. Find out more about our Library Work Clubs and Enterprise Clubs.
0121 464 1944
0121 464 0160
Buses - 11, 58, 59, 59A, 60, 900, 957.
Library Manager Eileen Kenny
Find out useful information about your area (for example childcare, nursing homes, schools performance)
Children and Teenagers
The Krafty Cygnets for children under 5 (term time only)
Tuesdays, 9.30am -11am. This group is run in partnership with Fox Hollies Children's Centre.
Teenage Reading Group
Join us on the last Thursday of every month, 6pm-7pm. We have pizza!
Find out more about how children can enjoy the library at www.birmingham.gov.uk/younglibraries
ChildcareTo find out about childcare facilities in your area, please contact the Family Information Service on 0121 303 3521.
Swan Coffee Bar Mondays 10am-12 noon and Fridays 11am-12.30pm.
South Yardley Library Keep Fit Fridays 10am-10.45am
A lively but steady exercise session for fitness and fun Friday mornings. All Welcome.
South Yardley Library is now one of the local services managed by the Yardley Constituency.
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