Werrington Library

Werrington Library

Staniland Way, Werrington, Peterborough, PE4 6JT

General Information: 01733 864282

Email: werringtonlibrary@vivacity-peterborough.com


  • A children’s area
  • Copying and fax
  • Adaptive Technology which allows access to computing for those with disabilities
  • Computers for public use

Regular activities and events

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  • Storytime – Tuesdays 2.00pm to 2.30pm and Saturdays 10.45am to 11.15am
  • Baby rhyme time – Fridays 2.15pm to 2.45pm
  • Reading group – Last Tuesday in the month 5.30pm-6.30pm and last Saturday in the month 1.45pm-2.45pm
  • You can do IT – including On-Line Basics, and Job-Seekers – help with a wide range of computer and IT queries plus Jobseekers – Tuesdays 2.30pm – 3.30pm.
  • Councillors surgery – First Tuesday in the month 6.00pm-7.00pm
  • Family History Group – We have two Family History Groups on Monday afternoons, which are very popular – please contact staff if you wish to join. You are welcome to come along anytime and use Ancestry.com free on our computers.
  • Little critters – Childrens reading ages 4-7. Second Wednesday of every month 3.30pm-4.30pm.
  • Lit wits – Childrens reading group ages 7-11. Fourth Wednesday of every month 3.30pm-4.30pm.
  • Teen Reads reading group ages 11-16. First Tuesday of every month, 3.30pm-4.30pm.
  • A Specialist Reading Group for Dyslexic Children. Fourth Friday of every month 3.30pm-4.30pm. Please get in touch with staff for more details.
  • Saturday Coffee Mornings. Run by the Friends of Werrington Library – First Saturday in the month – 10.00am-12noon.
  • Knit and Natter – Knitting and Crochet Club Tuesday 10.00-12.00 noon or Wednesday 1.30-3.30pm
  • Paper Crafters Group – Third Tuesday in the month 5.00pm – 7.00pm
  • Crafts for children – Tuesdays 3.30pm-4.30pm during term-time, every Saturday 10.00am-12.00noon
  • Homework Club – Saturday 11.00am-2.00pm. Children doing homework can have a limited number of free printouts.

Friends of Werrington Library (FOWL)

FOWL is an independent group which supports Werrington Library in Peterborough through promoting the work of the library, raising public awareness, keeping the library informed of public opinion, and raising funds.

They are a friendly group, and aim to enjoy themselves whilst helping the library. New members are always welcome.

Meetings take place monthly – for more information contact Werrington Library
on 01733 864282.

Tuesday Reading Group – New Members Wanted

Our aptly named Tuesday Reading Group meets on the last Tuesday of each month 5.30-6.30. They are always happy to welcome new members to join them. Please see library staff for more details, or simply come along.

Computer sessions

  • You can do IT – including On-Line Basics, and Job-Seekers – help with a wide range of computer and IT queries plus Jobseekers – Tuesdays 2.30pm – 3.30pm.
  • Theory Test Pro – Free online practice for the Official Driving Theory test available on library computers at any time
  • Ebay, Laptop and Word courses available – please ask for more details

Class visits for schools

  • Please contact Library