Birchington Library

Birchington Library is open for bookshelf browsing, pre-booked computer and WiFi sessions.

We regret all of our library events and activities including Storytime, Talk Time, Rhyme Time, Digital Dens and groups are suspended until further notice.

Any items on loan before the first lock-down have been extended until 31 May 2021. There are no fines when the library is closed.

  • Address:
  • Alpha Road
  • Birchington
  • Kent
  • CT7 9EG
03000 41 31 31
Opening Hours:
Sunday Closed
Monday 9.30am - 12.30pm
1.30pm - 4.30pm
Tuesday 9.30pm - 12.30pm
1.30pm - 4.30pm
Wednesday Closed
Thursday 9.30am - 12.30pm
1.30pm - 4.30pm
Friday Closed
Saturday 10.00am - 2.00pm


Disabled access
No Saturday or evening opening
Internet computers
Online catalogue
Childrens library
No storytimes
No local studies collection
No exhibition space

Other Information

  • Public wi fi
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W photocopier
  • DVDs
  • Audio books
  • Portable hearing loop
  • Adult Colouring Group on Tuesday 2:30pm - 3:30pm
  • IT Buddy on Tuesday 9:30am - 11:45am and Thursday 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • Audio Book Group on last Thursday of the month 10:30am - 11:30am
  • Baby Rhyme Time on Thursday 2pm - 2:20pm
  • Big Talk Small Play Group meets monthly on last Friday 1:30pm - 2:30pm


Level access. Automatic doors.

Public computers are switched off 10 minutes before the library closes.


On street parking but no designated bays for Blue Badge holders.

Other information

Out-of-hours returns drop box available.

Search library activities and events on the local Kent directory

To find a reading group in your area, search our reading groups listing

For out of hours enquiries, please contact 24/7 Ask a Kent Librarian

UK Online Centre ID 3451298