Bretton Library

The Cresset, Rightwell, Bretton, Peterborough, PE3 8DS

General Information: 01733 864291

Email: brettonlibrary@vivacity.org

Bretton Library is located on the right just inside the entrance to the Cresset if you are approaching from the bus stop or health centre. If you’re coming into The Cresset from the main reception, we’re right down the other end.

Bretton Centre, Rightwell West, Bretton, Peterborough, PE3 8DS

General Information: 01733 864291

Email: brettonlibrary@vivacity-peterborough.com

Bretton Library is located on the right just inside the entrance to the Cresset if you are approaching from the bus stop or health centre.

If you’re coming into The Cresset from the main reception, we’re right down the other end.

Bretton Library has the following facilities available for use:

  • Free Wi-FI
  • Meeting room available for hire
  • A children’s area
  • Copying and fax
  • Adaptive Technology which allows access to computing for those with disabilities
  • Computers for public use

Storytime - Thursdays 11.00am-11.30am

Baby Rhyme Time - Mondays 11.00-11.30am

Reading Groups - Adult reading group meets every last Saturday of the month. Please contact the library for next meeting date.

Crime Reading Group - meets the first Wednesday of the month 3.00 – 4.00pm. Please contact the library for the next meeting date.

Knit and Natter - Thursdays 10.30am-12.00 noon. Please contact staff for details.

Homework Club – Wednesdays 3.30pm to 5.00pm

Coding Club – ALL SESSIONS FULLY BOOKED - For 7-11 year olds. Fornightly Saturdays, 2.00-3.15pm - 28/10/17, 11/11/17, 25/11/17, 9/12/17

Online Basics for Beginners – Wednesdays – 3.30pm – 4.30pm

Job Club - Fridays - 1.00pm - 2.30pm

Strategy Games Club  - Saturdays 12.00 - 2.00pm - FREE sessions. Suitable for 12-16 year olds.

Class visits for schools - Sessions can be customised to suit your requirements. Please contact the Library Supervisor for details.

The Friends of Bretton Library are an independently run group which support Bretton Library. They promote the work of the library, raise public awareness, raise funds and keep the library informed of public opinion.

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

For more information, contact Bretton library on (01733) 864 291 or email: friendsofbrettonlibrary@gmail.com

Christmas and New Year Opening Times

Please click here for Library Opening Times during the Christmas and New Year period.

 

Day Library available* Staffed hours
Monday 9.30am-5.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Tuesday Closed Closed
Wednesday 9.00am-5.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Thursday 9.30am-5.00pm 9.30am-12.30pm
Friday 9.30am-5.00pm 1.30pm-5.00pm
Saturday 8.30am-4.00pm 11.00am-2.00pm
Sunday Closed Closed

*During times when the library is available but not staffed, you can access the library using the open+ system. Click here for information about open+