Dogsthorpe Library

Central Avenue, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough, PE1 4LH

General Information: 01733 864300

Email: dogsthorpelibrary@vivacity-peterborough.com

Central Avenue, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough, PE1 4LH

General Information: 01733 864300

Email: dogsthorpelibrary@vivacity-peterborough.com

For class visits for school please contact the library.

Dogsthorpe Library has the following facilities available:

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • A children’s area
  • Copying and fax
  • Computers for public use
  • Scanner for public use
  • Under 5’s Stories and Rhymes time – Tuesdays - 10am to 10.30pm
  • Homework club (for young people aged 5 to 14) – Wednesdays 3.00pm to 5.30pm (free computers and printing up to 5 sheets).
  • Over 50’s club – Tuesdays 10.00am to 11.00am

  • Manga Club – every other Wednesday 3.30pm to 4.45pm
  • Children’s Art and Craft. FREE weekly Art and Craft every other Thursday 3.30pm to 4.15pm
  • Adult reading groups
    • Cover to Cover – Meets every second Thursday of the month 4.15 pm to 5.15pm.
    • Dogsthorpe Detectives Crime readers group – Meets every first Saturday of the month 11am to 12 noon
  • Job Club. FREE sessions fortnightly Thursdays, 1.30pm to 2.30pm
Day Library available* Staffed hours
Monday Closed Closed
Tuesday 8.30am-6.00pm 9.00am-12.00pm
Wednesday 8.30am-5.30pm 1.30pm-5.30pm
Thursday 8.30am-5.30pm 1.30pm-5.30pm
Friday Closed Closed
Saturday 8.30am-3.30pm 9.00am-1.00pm

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

Click here to find out more about open+

Under 16s are unable to register for open+, but they are welcome to come in to the library during open+ hours if accompanied by a parent or guardian.