St Just Library

Information about St Just Library.

St Just Library is currently closed for refurbishment and will open later in the summer. We apologise for any inconvenience caused by the closure. Your nearest libraries are St Ives and Penzance. You are able to reserve, renew and check your library account online 24/7 on and can collect your reserved books from another library if you wish. You can also borrow more books for an extended time to cover this period and no overdue charges will be incurred during the closure. 

Any children wanting to take part in the Summer Reading Challenge can visit St Ives, Hayle, Penzance or any other library.

Monday Closed
Tuesday 9:30am-5pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9:30am-1:30pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 10am-1pm



  • Large free car park opposite the library with six disabled spaces
  • Disabled access via the main entrance  
  • Library is all on one floor
  • Creative Writing - every fourth Monday from 11:00am-12:00 noon, meets in the library (The library is closed on Mondays but open for the Creative Writing group)
  • Family history group - Meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 10am
  • Knit and Natter  - Every Tuesday 2pm-4pm
  • Rag Rugging - every Friday 2pm-4pm, meets in the library (The library is closed on Fridays but open for the Rag Rugging group).
  • Reading groups - meets on the first Thursday in the month at 7.30pm and last Monday of the month at 11am - both reading groups meet in the library (library closed, but open for the reading groups), contact the library for information about reading groups.
  • Spinners - every Friday from noon-2pm, meets in the library (library closed but open for Spinners)
  • 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.
  • Arts Award Supporter
    If you’re aged 7-25 and you’re already doing an Arts Award at school or an Arts Award centre, then we can help. We offer

    • A chance to exhibit your work in our exhibition space
    • Volunteering opportunities for 14yrs+ with Summer Reading Challenge
    • Support with your arts research (forget Google and try books! We have a great collection of books about art, theatre and dance)
  • Bookstart Rhymetime - every Thursday 10.45am
  • Lego club for children 1st Tuesday of each month at 3.30