Libraries and Neighbourhood Hubs

Mowbray Gardens Library and Neighbourhood Hub

Address 2 Mowbray Gardens East Dene Rotherham S65 2UH
Telephone Call the library on 01709 370038
  • Monday 9am to 7pm 
  • Tuesday 9am to 2pm 
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday 9am to 5:30pm 
  • Friday 9am to 5:30pm 
  • Saturday 9am to 1pm 
  • Sunday 10am to 2pm 
Order and Collect

Customers can still use the Order and Collect Service at Riverside House and all other libraries.

Please visit for more information.

  • Library and Neighbourhood Hub is on one level
  • Accessible toilet facility
  • Induction loop facility
  • Car park with marked bay for disabled users
  • Breastfeeding friendly premises
  • Free Wi-Fi connection

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Computers Find out about computer facilities
Free Wifi Yes


  •  Age UK Wellbeing Social Event First Monday of Month.
  • You Ask We Respond (YAWR) 10:00am to 12:00pm – Women only social café
  • Book Club – Reading 1st Monday of each month.
  • Rother Fed Open Arm project 9:30am to 15:30pm Drop in. Every other week
  • Buddies group 13:30pm to 15:30pm Social engagement for neuro diverse individuals.
  • Play reading 2nd and 4th Monday (Monday of U3A)
  • Games night 16:00pm to 18:00pm. A variation of board games for the evening.
  • Ward Councillor Surgery - Councillor Haleem (2nd Monday of each month 17:45pm to 18:45pm)  (residents’ issues/escalation)
  • Ward Councillors Surgery – Councillor Cooksey  (3rd Monday of each month 17:45pm to 18:45pm)  (residents’ issues/escalation)


  • Creative writing skills 11:00am to 12:30pm
  • Dementia Friendly cafe 11:00am to 13:00pm


  • Library Closed


  • Mini-Melodies 09:30am to 10:15am (term time only) £4 per session Rotherham Music Service 0 to 5 year olds pay online Contact 01709 523107 or email
  • Crochet class 12:30pm to 15:00pm RNN (Term time - booking essential)
  • B:friend group 13:00pm to 15.00pm – Encouraging individuals to participate/socialise in activities for example, craft, quizzes, learn new skills (over 65s)
  • Community Police drop in (TBC) - Discuss your local issues with police.


  • Rhyme time 10:30am to 11.00am.


  • Rotherham Anglo-Polish Society 10:00am to 12:00pm (once a month), community group.
  • Rotherham Parent carer forum – Male carers and childrens group. First Saturday of each month at 10:30am (First Saturday of month).


  • Lego Club 10:30am to 13:00pm. Imagine, Build, Craft, Create and play.
  • Story stop. Once a month at 11:00am
Contact us  Make a library enquiry
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