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) 10.00-12.00 – Women only social café
• You Ask We Respond (YAWR) 10.00-12.00 – Support with benefits & housing (appointment only)
• Book Club – Reading 1st Mon of each month.
• Buddies group 13:30-15:30 Social engagement for people with autism, Mental Health issues or socially isolated
• Play Reading 2nd & 4th Mon (only for Members of University of the third age)13:30-15:00– Retired Age Group Social Gathering. Enquire through U3A.
• Games night 16.00-18.00. A variation of board games for the evening.
• Homework club 16.00-17.00. Quiet place to do your homework with hundreds of books for research and internet access.
• ESOL booking essential (RCAT) 12:30 - 14:30


• ESOL booking essential (RCAT) 09:30 - 11:30
•  Creative writing skills 11:00-12:30


• Library Closed


• Mini-Melodies 09:30-10:15 Rotherham Music Service 0-5 year olds - This is a chargable Activity at £4
if you would like to take part you can pay online or alternatively you can Contact us on 01709 523107 or by email;
• You Ask We Respond (YAWR) 11.00-13.00 Mens over 50s social group. Activities & gentle exercise
• Befriend group 12:30-15.30 – Encouraging individuals to participate/socialise in activities i.e., craft, quizzes, learn new skills For over 65s
• Crochet Class 12:30 to 15:00 booking essential (RCAT)
• Community Police drop in 11.00 - Discuss your local issues with police Drop in


• Ward Councillors Surgery (2nd Friday of each month) Cllrs Cooksey and Khan 09:30-10:30 (residents’ issues/escalation)
• Rhyme time 10:30-11.00 .
• Arts & Crafts 13:00-15:30 Adults over 19s. 9 weeks during term time. Free. Book through, ring 07807720530.
• RANSS Family History Group 13:00 to 15:00 Last Friday of each month


• Rotherham Anglo-Polish Society 10:00-12:00 (once a month), community group.
• Community Police drop in 11.00 - Discuss your local issues with police. Next meeting 19th December 2022.
• Family Gardening Group. Connect with all environment and give back to community. 10:30 to 12:30



• Lego Club 10:30-13:00 Imagine, Build, Craft, Create and play. 

Family History Basic Session 24/11/2022 10:30 – 11:30am
See our one-off events


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