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Gillingham Library is housed in the Community Hub Gillingham, High Street, Gillingham, ME7 1BG.

Opening hours

  • Monday, 9am to 7pm
  • Tuesday, 10am to 7pm
  • Wednesday, 9am to 7pm
  • Thursday, 9am to 7pm
  • Friday, 9am to 7pm
  • Saturday, 9am to 5pm

How to find Gillingham Library.

Library facilities include

Additional services

We supply recycling bags and dog poop bags. And you can purchase daily visitor parking vouchers, memory sticks and earbud headphones.

Help with council services

Community Hub Gillingham also offers information and support on a range of additional council services, such as Blue Badge collections, recycling, and schools.

Library stock includes

Regular events at Gillingham Library

  • Baby bounce and rhyme - Friday, 10.45am to 11.15am
  • Councillor surgery with Adam Price (Gillingham North) and David Coleman (Gillingham South) - fourth Saturday of the month, 10.30am to 11.30am
  • Family Mosaic - every Tuesday, 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm
  • New to computers - Arranged on request
  • Readers' group - second Tuesday of the month, 10.30am and third Thursday of the month, 10.30am
  • Readers' group - third Thursday of the month, 10.30am (Starting Thursday, 20 March 2014)
  • Storytime - Monday, 4pm to 4.30pm
  • Toddler shake and boogie - Tuesday, 10.45am to 11.15am
  • West Kent Lifeways - every Wednesday, 1pm to 4.30pm and Friday (fortnightly), 9am to 12noon 

Special events at Medway libraries

Making the most of your library

Last year Gillingham Library had 201,065 visitors.  They borrowed 142,870 books and films and used 24,551 hours of computer time.

If you have a suggestion you feel would improve this library, we would like to hear from you.


For more information contact Medway Libraries by telephone: 01634 337799 / fax 01634 283805 or by email: gillingham.library@medway.gov.uk.

Write to: Medway Libraries, Gillingham Library, High Street, Gillingham, Kent ME7 1BG