Bodmin Library and One Stop Shop
Information about Bodmin Library and One Stop Shop
Current opening hours
|Monday||9:30am - 5:00pm|
|Wednesday||9:30am - 5:00pm|
|Friday||9:30am - 5:00pm|
|Saturday||10:00am - 1:00pm|
In the case of an emergency outside of the above opening hours please phone Kestrel: 01209 313125
- There are a limited number of parking spaces (30 minute limit) close to the front door
- There are no disabled spaces near to the library but local badge holders can park outside in the road
- There is a side path to a rear disabled entrance
- Lift to the first floor for the computer suite
- Accessible toilets
Bodmin Library facilities
- This is a self-service library. Staff are available to help you with your reading choices or if you wish to make an enquiry.
- 9 computers with fast broadband Internet connections (please see library fees and charges, booking and acceptable use policy). Free Internet access for children.
- Printing in black and white or colour (library fees and charges)
- Colour photocopier (library fees and charges)
- Microfilm reader
- Scanner (printing library fees and charges apply)
- Selection of daily and Cornish newspapers
- Baby changing facilities
- Applications for a National Concessions Bus Pass can be processed during normal opening hours during the week and Saturdays by appointment only.
All Cornwall libraries can provide information on living, working or studying in another European Union country.
Regular library events and activities
- Beginners Computer Lessons
We run Beginners Computer Courses. If you would like to attend just ask in your local library.
- Bookstart Rhymetime
- Every Monday at 2:00pm - our Rhymetime activities designed to encourage parents and carers to share rhymes, stories and songs with children upto 4yrs.
- Cornwall Carers Service - Drop-in session
On last Monday of every month. Cornwall Carers Service here in library to answer questions and offer information about help and support available to carers.
- Homework help sessions
Anytime during opening hours
- Readers' groups
Three readers' groups meet in the Bodmin area, details available from the library. If you are interested in any of the above groups, please contact a member of staff. We have various reading groups that can be found throughout Cornwall.
Wednesdays 2:00pm- 2:30pm. Listen to stories followed by activities. Storytime sessions for under 5’s and their carers, free.
Childminders’ Storytimes held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 10:00am.
Special events and activities
Bodmin Library proper job offers support to job seekers, FREE computer access and information on library resources for online job related activities, as well as quick IT help for job seekers to apply for jobs online and support those looking for work.
- Special events - we have a wide range of events taking place in libraries including author talks, drop-in events and much more. Find out if there are any special events taking place in a library near you.
- Reading challenges and featured websites
Bodmin One Stop Shop facilities and information
Council payments taken:
During normal opening hours
Stonham Housing Advice
Every Monday 10:00am to 2:00pm (no need to book an appointment just drop in)
Stonham Byan Cornwall County-Wide Housing Related Information/Advice Line Number: 01209 719182 or 07710709527 (09.00 – 12.00 Mon – Fri)
Every Wednesday 10:00am to 12noon
Waste Management Containment
We have a small stock of recycling containers available from this One Stop Shop. Seagull Proof Sacks now available at a cost of £3.50. Each sack will hold 3 refuse sacks