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Thurston LibraryThurston Community Library
Thurston Community College
Bury St Edmunds
IP31 3PB
Telephone: (01359) 235048

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 New Opening Hours( updated January 2022)

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday  14:00-18:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 - 13:00  
  • Thursday 14:00 - 18:00
  • Friday 10:00 - 13:00
  • Saturday 10:00-1500
  • Sunday 10:00-1500

As well as the traditional services your library has to offer, we would like to remind you of the following:

Lego Club: 10.30am - 2.30pm - Sunday Drop-In.

Last Tuesday Baking Club: 1.30pm - (last Tuesday of the month) A different baking theme each time.  Swap tips, share stories and eat cake!  Beginners and experienced bakers welcome.  Contact library if you are interested.

Wednesday Wordplay: 10.15-10.45 - songs and nursery rhymes for babies and pre-schoolers.

Watercolour Club: 2pm - every week. From March to October. All welcome, just turn up.

Friday Sewcial: 10am to Noon - Every Friday.  Bring your sewing project along and enjoy chat while you create. Email Thurston.librsry@suffolklibraries.co.uk if you are interested.

Ancestry Club: 10am to Noon - 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month. Just turn up and Jayne will be able to assist you on your family history journey.

Saturday Storytime: 10.30-10.50 - Come and listen to some specially selected tales on the story blanket in the junior area. 


Room Hire available. Contact the library for details. 


Manager: Ellie Longman.  Telephone (01359) 235048.

email: help@suffolklibraries.co.uk

instagram: thurstoncommunitylibrary

To find out more about the Friends of Thurston Library, please visit the following website at: Friends of Thurston Library

To find out more about Suffolk Library services please visit the Suffolk Library website at: Suffolk Libraries Website

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Fund raising events:  see Friends of Thurston Library newsletter.  


Click on the year folders below to see the Library newsletters