Record details

Haddington Library
The John Gray Centre, Lodge Street, Haddington, East Lothian
EH41 3DX
01620 820680
Opening Times

Monday: 9.00am - 7.00pm

Tuesday: 9.00am - 7.00pm

Wednesday: 10.00am - 5.00pm

Thursday: 9.00am - 7.00pm

Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Saturday: 10.00am - 4.00pm

Sunday: 1.00pm - 4.00pm


Library Catalogue
Regular Events
  • Bookbug sessions ( for under 5's)- every Wednesday at 10.30am and 11.15am
  • Chatterbooks Junior book group ( for 8-12 year olds) - second Tuesday of the month from 3.30pm to 4.30pm
  • Evening book group -  third Tuesday of the month, 6pm - 7pm
  • Good memories cafe (for those affected by Dementia)-  Last Friday in the month from 2.00pm - 4.00pm in the Star Room.
  • Haddington Active Memories group (aimed at men over 60) - every Tuesday morning from 10am- 12 noon.
  • Homework club (for 8 to 12 year olds)- every Wednesday from 3.30pm - 4.30pm
  • Learn computer basic (Learn computer basics or iPad learner sessions)- available online on demand 
  • Lego club ( all ages) - second Saturday of the month and the last Sunday of the month 1.30 to 2.30pm ( children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult)
  • Made in Haddington (sewing, knitting, embroidery, jewellery making, etc) - every Friday from 10.00am - 12 noon 
  • Messy Mondays (for 2-5 year olds) - every Monday, 1pm - 2pm, £2 per session. Contact the library to book your place.
  • Science Club ( for 8-12 year olds) - every Monday 4pm - 5pm, £2 per session or £10 for the block of five. Contact the library to book your place.
  • Scratch code club ( for 8-12 year olds) - every second Thursday from 3.30pm - 4.30pm
  • Tyne and Esk Writers group - alternate Tuesdays at 7.00pm (meeting in the Town House, Haddington)
  • Tyne and Esk Poetry group - first Tuesday of the month 2.00pm - 4.00pm in the Star Room.

Please contact the library to check whether places are available and the age range of children attending.

Coming Up

E-resource roadshow on Thursday 21st March 2019 between 2 pm- 4pm. Drop in between the time noted to find out Come about the eResources that are available to East Lothian Library members. Feel free to bring along your own mobile device or we can use a library PC or just pop along to pick up some information.

Facilities and Services
  • Area for exhibitions
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Coffee/tea machine
  • Disabled access and toilet (including changing facilities)
  • Doggy Bags
  • DVDs and Music CD's
  • Free Wi-Fi / Internet access
  • Free hearing aid batteries given out to those with NHS hearing aids - bring in the yellow audiology record book
  • Foodbank - list of suggested donations available in the library
  • Newspapers and magazines
  • Public access computers and colour printer (A4 & A3)
  • Photocopier/Scanner (colour/black and white) and Lamination
  • Recycling box covers
  • Self-service machine - don't wait in a queue, scan and stamp your own books!
  • Star Room with kitchen available for hire