The village library was taken over by a Management Committee and volunteers and took ownership of the keys on 31 May 2016. The library was closed for a week and reopened on Saturday 4 June 2016.
The Library now has a new sign on the gate and a new noticeboard adjacent to it.
Opening Times FROM APRIL 24TH 2017
|Monday||9.00 am – 12 noon|
|Tuesday||2.00 – 6.00 pm|
|Wednesday||10.00 am – 12 noon|
|Thursday||2.00 – 5.00 pm|
|Friday||9.00 am – 1.00 pm|
|Saturday||10.00 am – 1.00 pm|
The Library are looking for volunteers to make up the Trustees on the committee. They meet on a quarterly basis.
Dog bags are now available from the Library
From August 1st, packs of dog bags will cost 80p. There is no limit to any amount bought at any one time.
FREE Wi-Fi is now available in the library without membership being required. Bring your own Laptop, smartphone, etc and just select “LCCFreeWi-Fi” and click and connect.
Please note that the Charnwood Lottery can be entered by phoning 01509 357575
We have regular Wednesday Coffee Mornings in the Library from 10 am – 12 noon. There is a hot drink, a cake and a natter for £1.50.
If anyone is interested in forming or suggesting a group for the library, please let us know.
Did you know that whenever you buy anything online – from your weekly shop to your annual holiday, and business purchases – you could be raising a free donation for East Goscote Community Library?
There are nearly 3,000 retailers on board ready to make a donation, including Amazon, John Lewis, Aviva, thetrainline, Viking, Parcelforce, DHL, Staples and Sainsbury’s – it doesn’t cost you a penny extra!
It’s really simple, all you have to do is:
Head to https://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/eastgoscotecl/ and sign up for free. No personal or business details are required.
Every time you shop online, go to easyfundraising first, pick the retailer you want and start shopping.
After you’ve checked out, that retailer will make a donation to EAST GOSCOTE COMMUNITY LIBRARY for no extra cost whatsoever!
There are no catches or hidden charges and East Goscote Community Library will be really grateful for your donations.
Address: The Library, Lingdale, East Goscote, LE7 3XW
Facebook: East Goscoste Community Library
Tel: 0116 305 3510