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Sutton Library

Opening Hours Opening Hours

Mon: 9:00am - 8pm
Tues: 9:00am - 8pm 
Wed: 9:00am - 8pm 
Thurs: 9:00am - 8pm 
Fri: 9:00am - 5pm 
Sat: 9:00am - 5pm 
Sun: 1:00pm - 4:30pm

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Sutton Central Library Sutton Central Library


Sutton Central Library, St Nicholas Way, Sutton SM1 1EA 
Telephone: 020 8770 4740 

Sutton Library is the largest library in the borough. 

Sutton Library provides:

Adult fiction and non-fiction books


IT facilities, including scanning, printing and free wifi

Self-service for book issue and return

Audiobook collection

Study space

A dedicated children’s library

A teen zone

An all year round events programme covering a wide variety of interests

A Business Pod available to hire for meetings

A Family History Centre

An Archive Centre

A gallery for exhibitions and events

A Community Zone for groups to meet and run activites

What's On and When What's On and When

Monday - Thursday (term time), 11.15am-11.45am


Songs, rhymes and stories. Suitable for babies up to 15 months and their older siblings.

*Tickets available online via Search for Sutton Cultural Programme.


Tuesdays, 1pm-4pm

Chess Club

Come and test your chess skills with others.

Adults only.


Tuesdays 10am-12pm and Wednesdays 2pm-4pm

Exploring Family History

Are you researching your family tree or interested in having a go? Our volunteers will be in the Family History Centre on level 2 to give you a helping hand.


Wednesdays, 1pm-3pm 

Knit & Knatter 

Knitting and social group.


Wednesdays, 1.30pm-2.30pm

Inclusive Music

A music and story session for adults and older children with learning disabilities and their siblings and carers. All welcome. For 18 year olds onwards.


Thursdays (term time), 10am-12noon

Bulgarian Stay and Play

Play, sing and talk Bulgarianor other Bulkan languages. For preschoolersand their carers.

Suitable for 1-3 year olds.


Wednesdays, 9.45am-10.45am

Computer Skills for Beginners

A free 4 week introductory course in basic ICT skills. Pop in to any Sutton Library for further details or to book your place.

Adults Only.


Thursdays, 5pm-7.45pm


Play the DS or Pokemon card trading game.

For 10 year olds and upwards.


First Friday of every month, 10.30am-12.30pm

Alzheimer's Society Information Cafe

Come and chat to people who have been affected by dementia in a friendly and relaxed, social environment. Staff and volunteers are available to ask questions. Free.


Fridays, bi-monthly, 10.30am-11.30am

VIP Coffee Morning

Choose from a selection of new release CD audiobooks and digital audiobooks on MP3 players, whilst enjoying a hot drink. 

Free. Contact for more details.


Saturdays, 2pm-4pm


Come and play scrable with others.

For adults.