Your Community Managed Library and Social Hub in Long Buckby, serving all local and surrounding communities

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Buckby Library & Hub is a community run Charity established to provide services and activities to the Northamptonshire village of Long Buckby and its surrounding villages.

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Along with libraries across the country Buckby Library & Hub are providing a warm space for everyone finding this winter a challenge. With the cost of living crisis so many are facing tough decisions. Many have moved to working from home following the pandemic and are facing a winter with increased energy bills. Others are facing even harder decisions about whether to heat or eat. Come along anytime and stay as long as you like, we have newspapers, publications, free wifi and of course books! Normal refreshments are served until 12pm however from 12pm to 4pm we have a free self-service hot drinks station available.

You will also find a warm welcome at the United Reform Church, Church Hall, every Monday and Wednesday, from 10am-noon.

And there is the lovely Wednesday Winter Warmer; 12-2:30 at Long Buckby Baptist church from now till end March. Free soup and pudding.

BL&H Films in 2023

On TUESDAY 28th FEBRUARY ~ £6.00 Tickets are available in our Library. TICKET TO PARADISE follows two divorced parents who can’t stand each other, who head to Bali after their daughter, Lily, announces her plans to marry a local islander she just met while on holiday. They decide to put aside their differences and work together to stop the wedding, believing that doing so will keep Lily from making a dreadful mistake.


On TUESDAY 28th MARCH ~ £6.00. THE LOST KING. In 2012, having been lost for over 500 years, the remains of King Richard III were discovered beneath a car park in Leicester. The search had been orchestrated by an amateur historian, Philippa Langley, whose unrelenting research had been met with incomprehension by her friends and family and with scepticism by experts and academics.


Long Buckby Surgery NHS App Sessions

We are partnering with The Long Buckby Practice who are supporting patients to download the NHS App on their phone, and use this to facilitate communication with their GP. The sessions will be run by the Surgery Social Prescribing team attending once a month here in the Library.

The sessions are now on a Tuesday 3-4pm, on these dates: 7/2/23 and 7/3/23

The NHS App provides a simple and secure way to contact them or access a range of NHS services on your smartphone, tablet or computer (for example, book GP appointments, order ……

Art Groups

Just come along and join in! £5 per session

SATURDAY 2-4pm (on the 2nd Saturday each month.)
Art for Relaxation is for those who believe they have never been good at art but would like to play with art materials in a relaxed way with guidance, following APCCA principles.

Tuesday 2-4 pm (weekly)
Art Club in the Hub is a ……

Social Afternoons

Wednesdays 1400-1600

Buckby Library & Hub holds social afternoons on Wednesdays between 2.00 and 4.00 pm but do come at any time in this window, no need to…….