Record details

Tranent Library
The George Johnstone Centre, 35 Winton Place, Tranent, East Lothian
EH33 1AE
[email protected]
01875 824150
Opening Times

As of Monday 3rd February 2020, Tranent library will close between 1pm and 2pm, Monday to Friday.  The new hours are as follows:

Monday: 9.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Tuesday: 9.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Wednesday: 10.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 5.00pm

Thursday: 9.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 7.00pm

Friday: 9.00am – 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 5.00pm


Library Catalogue
Regular Events
  • Adult Colouring In - every Wednesday at 3pm- 4pm.
  • Bookbug sessions ( under 5's) -  every Friday at 11.00am
  • Bookbug sessions (private nurseries/childminders/playgroups) - every Tuesday at 10am. If groups are interested in attending then please contact the library.
  • Games Club - every Monday 10.30 -11.30am for Dominoes and other games.
  • Knitting, Crochet and Embroidery session -  Every Monday from 2.30pm-3.30pm. Bring your own materials.
  • LEGO Club ( for ages 8+)  - every Thursday from 3.30pm-5pm. Drop-in. (children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult).
  • Learn computer basics - available online on demand (Learn computer basics or iPad learner sessions)
  • Saturday Crafts - ( ages 5-12) - every Saturday at 11am- 12noon. Free. (Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult)

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

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Facilities and Services
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Boardmaker Communication Software
  • Coffee/hot drinks machine
  • Diary to record community events
  • Disabled access and toilets
  • 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 (Foodbank collection point)
  • Newspapers
  • Public access computers and colour printer (A4 & A3)
  • Photocopier/Scanner (colour/black and white) and Lamination
  • Recycling box covers
  • Room available for hire
  • Self-service machine - don't wait in a queue, scan and stamp your own books!
  • Tourist information
  • Free sanitary products in the staff and public toilets donated by 'Hey Girls' campaign.