What's on at your library

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – libraries

Belhus library, Corringham library and Grays library have reopened. Other libraries remain closed until further notice. You can access newspapers and magazines, get e-books and e-audio and take part in job club sessions online.

Go to our coronavirus (COVID-19) safety page for information on visiting re-opened libraries and items due for return. Items due between 1 January and 31 July have had their loan dates extended automatically to 1 September. Please do not put borrowed items in library book drops or letterboxes.

Baby rhyme times and story clubs

Bring your babies and toddlers to our baby rhyme time.

It's a chance to meet other parents and enjoy sharing nursery rhymes with your child.

Join us at the following libraries during term times.

Baby rhyme times

Library Day Times
Aveley library Thursday 10:45am to 11:15am
Chadwell library Friday 10:15am to 10:45am
Corringham library Tuesday 10:15am to 10:45am,
2pm to 2:30pm
East Tilbury library Tuesday 11am to 11:30am
Grays library Tuesday 10:10am to 10:40am,
2:10pm to 2:40pm
Purfleet Community Hub Thursday 2pm to 2:30pm
South Ockendon Centre Friday 10:30am to 11am,
11:30am to midday
Stanford-le-Hope library Tuesday 10:15am to 10:45am
Tilbury Hub Monday 10:30am to 11am

Don’t forget your baby can join the library for free, we have lots of board books available to borrow.