Information about Covid19:
Please read our information on how we are supporting residents and businesses, as well as information on affected services.

Helston Library and Information Service

Cornwall’s Libraries are now able to offer book services again by welcoming you at the door but not any further just yet. Order your books online, then go to your nominated library to collect them from the lobby or entrance. You can also return items, with no fines until 30 September. Regular library activities such as story-time sessions will have to wait until we can fully reopen. They can’t go ahead until it is safe. Please keep an eye on our social posts and publicity.

All online services continue. These include:

Continue reading

If you’ve been longing for a real book in your lap, come back to us from Monday 6 July, opening days and times will vary. Please see opening times below.

Those who use the Information Service for payments and council enquiries should continue to use:

  • paypoint facilities
  • online options
  • telephone options

These have been in place over the last three months. The Information Service remains closed. The click and collect service is only for library books.

DayTimes
Monday 10.00am - 1.00pm
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 10.00am - 1.00pm
Thursday Closed
Friday 10.00am - 1.00pm
Saturday Closed

 

 

  • Level access around the rear of the library to the ramp at the front.
  • Entrance into the library is through automatic doors.
  • There is a disabled parking space to the rear of the building, alternatively there is a public pay & display car park next to the library which has disabled spaces. 
  • There are no public toilets at this library.

Payments for Council services such as Council Tax or Business Rates are taken during opening hours at this location, please have your bill to hand.

For your convenience there are a range of PayPoint and Post Office sites that accept both cash and card payments, with most Post Offices still accepting cheques at no extra cost.  Your account will be updated overnight and many PayPoint stores have longer opening hours, often including weekends, offering greater flexibility and choice. Head over to my area to see which facilities are available to you more locally.

Should you prefer to pay online, please use the links below:

  • Baby Rhymetime every Wednesday 11am-11:30am
  • Lego Club every Wednesday 3.45pm – 4.30pm. Suitable for ages 4 – 12yrs.
  • Storytime and craft session on the last Friday of each month at 11am.

We do not hold any recycling containment but we can order on your behalf or you can order direct using our request recycling equipment / recycling containment online form.

Dog waste bags are available at a cost of £1 per bag of 50.

We do not hold any Seagull Proof Sacks, these are available locally at Helston Town Council.