Pork Pie Library and Community Centre
The famous 'Pork Pie Library' is located at the roundabout on Southfields Drive, where it meets the ring road. It has books to borrow, free access to public computers, self-service kiosks and information. We also have activities and learning opportunities for children and adults. It's free and easy to join so why not come along and see what we have for you.
|Monday||9am - 5pm|
|Tuesday||9am - 5pm|
|Wednesday||9am - 7pm|
|Thursday||9am - 5pm|
|Friday||9am - 5pm|
|Saturday||10am - 1pm|
Adult learning centre
The adult learning service offers a wide range of courses in our IT suite and learning room. We offer arts and crafts, IT skills, maths and english as well as a job club.
Community room hire
Room hire is available for a small hourly charge. We offer community rooms with accessible toilet and a hall with stage for larger events. For further information please contact a member of staff at the Pork Pie or complete the online enquiry form.
We offer a wide change of books and free access to computers and the internet. Our staff are happy to help with general enquiries and access to information.
Computers and internet
For Children and Young People
- Children's books for all ages, from babies to young adults
- Toddler Time every Tuesday from 10am - 12 noon
- Homework help on Wednesdays from 3.30 – 6.30pm (term time)
- Baby changing facilities
Events and activities
- Find out what's happening at the Pork Pie Library and Community Centre
- Find out more about what's on at other Leicester libraries
Access further services
- Search the library catalogue, manage your account, reservations and renewals
- Borrow an eBook, eAudiobook or download an eMagazine
- Information and reference
- Volunteer in libraries
- Health, Wellbeing and Accessibility
- Children and young people
The centre is all on the ground floor. There are wide entrance to both the library and the hall. Both have an accessible toilet. We also have a large text keyboard and track ball mouse. For more information visit:
Ring us: 0116 299 5480
Write to us: Saffron Lane (Pork Pie Island) LE2 6QS
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