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Westgate Library

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.

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  • Free bookable public computers and Wi-Fi (shut down 15 minutes before closing time)
  • A4 B&W and colour printer
  • A3 & A4 B&W photocopier
  • Scanner
  • Portable hearing loop
  • Out-of-hours returns book drop box available


  • Library services on ground floor. Internal door is powered


  • Small parking area behind the library or on street parking but no designated bays for Blue Badge holders

Library activities

  • Talk Time monthly on first Monday 2pm - 4pm
  • Baby Rhyme Time on Tuesday 10:40am - 11am
  • Knitting Club meets fortnightly on Wednesday 10:30am - midday
  • Crochet Group meets fortnightly on Tuesday 2pm - 3:30pm
  • Health Walks on Friday 10:30am
  • Fun crafts for children on Friday 3:30pm - 4:30pm (term time)
  • Inspirations Writers Group meets monthly on 4th Saturday 10:30am - 12:30pm
  • IT Buddy available fortnightly; please book with library
  • Find a reading group 
  • Search other library activities and events on the local Kent directory

Other information

  • We accept completed ENTCS bus pass applications
  • For out of hours enquiries, contact 24/7 Ask a Kent Librarian service which is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Meeting space for hire, please email library
  • UK Online Centre ID 5204

Who to contact

03000 41 31 31
Kent Libraries

Where to go

Westgate Library
Minster Road

When is it on?

Session Information
Monday: 10am - 5pm (closed 1pm - 2pm)
Tuesday: 10am - 5pm (closed 1pm - 2pm)
Wednesday: 10am - 5pm (closed 1pm - 2pm)
Thursday: closed
Friday:10am - 5pm (closed 1pm - 2pm)
Saturday: 9:30am - 1:30pm


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