Address: Church Street, Flint, Flintshire CH6 5AP

Email: Flint.Library@aura.wales

Telephone: 01352 703737

Opening Hours

Monday: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Tuesday: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Wednesday: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Thursday: 9.00am- 6.00pm

Friday: 9.00am-5.00pm

Saturday: 9.00am – 1.00pm

Sunday: Closed

Facilities

  • Free access to public computers
  • Free Wifi
  • Self–Service available
  • Printing, Scanning and Photocopying (Charges may apply)
  • Children’s Library
  • Regular free activities
  • Free daily newspapers
  • Welsh Language collection including periodicals, newspapers, DVD and audiobooks
  • Health and Wellbeing Collection
  • Meeting Rooms available for hire
  • Adjacent parking (Charges apply)
  • Disabled access
  • Dementia Friendly
  • Autism Friendly

Regular Activities

Your library offers a number of free activities throughout the week, donations welcome.

Monday

Storytime 10.30am Storytime is aimed at babies, toddlers and their parents or carers. It is a great way to make new friends too, All welcome!

Bookworms – Reading Group (2nd Monday of month) 1pm A warm welcome to all at this Bookchat reading group, please contact the library for the current reading list.

Chat About! -Shared Reading Group (Monthly) 2.30pm Books, Poetry, News Come along and share your thoughts about anything you have read or written!

Colouring Club for Adults 2.30pm (Fortnightly)Research supports the health benefits of activities such as colouring-in for stress relief, relaxation, focus, creativity. You also have the opportunity to make new friends over a cup of tea!

Board Games Club 2.30pm (Fortnightly)This is a fun social where you will have the opportunity to make new friends in a relaxed and stress free setting, we have games to suit all!

Digital Buddy 10am – 12pm   Need help to use a computer, tablet or phone to get online? Make an appointment with our Digital Buddy who can offer free one to one support.

Tuesday

Autism Friendly Hour – 11am A dedicated hour in which we will try to ensure that we have autism friendly environment.

Try it Tuesday /Job Club Drop in 1pm – 3pm   Run by our friends at Connects and Communities First, come along and brush up on your employability skills, get help with your CV and also job searches. All welcome.

Wednesday

Knit and Natter 9.30-11.30am – All are welcome at this social group, bring along you knitting (or any sewing craft) and meet new friends over a cup of tea!

Remploy Work Club 9.30am – 3.30pm – Remploy Work and Health Club Wales for more details contact Remploy on 0300 4568110

Digital Buddy 10am – 12pm   Need help to use a computer, tablet or phone to get online? Make an appointment with our Digital Buddy who can offer free one to one support.

Thursday

Remploy Work Club 9.30am – 3.30pm – Remploy Work and Health Club Wales for more details contact Remploy on 0300 4568110

Welsh stories and Rhymes 1pm – 2pm Join our friends from Cymraeg I Blant for Welsh stories and rhymes. Aimed at babies 0-2 years. Suitable for new Welsh speakers, Non-Welsh speaking parents and fluent speakers alike.

IT for Beginners/Online basics 2pm Need help getting online? Have no idea how to even use a mouse or a keyboard? Come along to our friendly sessions following the 6 week ‘Learn My Way’ online basics course. Free but please call to book a place

Friday

Rhymetime 10.15am Rhyme time is a fun and interactive session aimed at babies, toddlers and their parents or carers. It is a great way to make new friends too, All welcome!

Digital Buddy 10am – 12pm   Need help to use a computer, tablet or phone to get online? Make an appointment with our Digital Buddy who can offer free one to one support.

Saturday

Young Adult Reading Group – (Every 3 weeks) 11am A warm welcome to all at this reading group, please contact the library for the current reading list.

As a community benefit company Aura Leisure and Libraries welcome ideas and suggestions as to what services we offer. If there are any activities that you would like to see or even help run, please ask at your local Library.

Other services available at your Library

Exhibition Room

A separate exhibition room is available to hire

Services for customers with special needs

Dementia Friendly

Autism friendly guide to joining and using Flint Library

Home Library Service

The Home Library Service is available to anyone who cannot easily visit a library due to disability or incapacity. We deliver books or talking books on a regular basis, free of charge. When they visit our friendly staff can also show you how to get online to access our wide range of eBooks and eAudio books from home. Do you know anyone who could make use of this service? We can help.

Books on Prescription scheme

A range of self-help books are available from the library to help with conditions such as

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  •  Addiction
  • Bereavement
  • Dementia
  • Mental Health

Services for customers with special needs

Dementia Friendly

Autism friendly guide to joining and using Flint Library (pdf)

Directions

From the A55 junction Northop Interchange, take sliproad left to A5119 towards Flint / Llaneurgain / Northop / Y Fflint

After 0.2 miles  at roundabout, take 3rd exit on to A5119 / Northop Road

After 0.1 miles at roundabout, take 1st exit

After 2.6 miles Turn left at the lights to stay on A5119 / Coleshill Street

Flint Library is on the right

The last intersection is Church Street / Heol Yr Eglwys

Turn next right to Earl Street for parking

Parking

Nearest parking: Jade Jones Pavilion, Earl Street, Flint (Charges apply)