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Higham Library

7 December: Library Extra will be unavailable from 6pm until the library reopens in the morning

Our libraries are free to join and offer a wide range of services - from free access to books, computers, the internet and information to the hire of music, audio books and films.

If you already have a library account with us, log in to your library account to browse and borrow new items.

Library Extra out-of-hours facility is available at this library – please register at the library. Printing over WiFi is unavailable during Library Extra hours

Library Extra opening hours:

Monday to Saturday 7am – 9pm

Sunday 10am – 4pm

Closed on bank holidays

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Library activities

  • Talk Time on Wednesday 10:30am - midday
  • Hi-Kent clinic monthly on second Thursday 10am - midday
  • Higham Library Book Club meets monthly on first Thursday 6:45pm - 8:45pm
  • Baby Rhyme Time on Friday 9:30am - 10:30am (term time)
  • Higham History Group collection drop-in monthly on first Friday 11am - 1pm, pre-bookable appointment available
  • Family Lego Club meets monthly on first Saturday 10am - midday
  • Family Craft Club meets monthly on third Saturday 10am - midday
  • Find a reading group
  • Search other library activities and events on the local Kent directory


  • Gently ramped entrance
  • Level access in library
  • Automatic doors
  • Guide dogs, hearing dogs and assistance dogs are welcome


  • Limited parking is available behind library, plus on street parking. No designated bays for Blue Badge holders

Other information

Who to contact

03000 41 31 31
Fax: 01474 823822
Kent Libraries

Where to go

Higham Library
Villa Road

When is it on?

Session Information
Monday: 9am - 1pm
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm (closed 1pm - 2pm)
Wednesday: 9am - 1pm
Thursday: 10am - 5pm (closed 1pm - 2pm)
Friday: 9am - 1pm
Saturday: 9am - 1pm


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