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Thomas Aveling School and Community Library, Arethusa Road, Rochester ME1 2UW


01634 337799

Opening hours


  • Monday, 3pm to 6pm
  • Tuesday, 3pm to 6pm
  • Wednesday, 3pm to 6pm
  • Thursday, 3pm to 6pm
  • Friday, 3pm to 6pm 
  • Saturday, 10am to 4pm


How to find Thomas Aveling School and Community Library.

Library facilities include

Additional services

We supply recycling bags and dog poop bags.  We also sell caddy bags.

Library stock includes

  • accelerated reader scheme for young people
  • Accessible reading
  • books
  • DVDs
  • graphic novels
  • language courses on CD 
  • painting - The Moon, the Woman and the Fox by Bill Lewis, acrylic on canvas, 45.7 x 30.5 cm, painted in 2000.  This item is available to view on request.

Regular events at Thomas Aveling School and Community Library

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Making the most of your library

Last year Thomas Aveling School and Community Library had 16,264 visitors. They borrowed 18,079 books and films.

If you have a suggestion you feel would improve this library, we would like to hear from you.