Carmondean Connected (Deans)
Carmondean Connected (Deans)
Carmondean Connected is located beside the health centre at Carmondean Centre, Deans, Livingston.
The library and CIS will be closed on:
Monday 25 & Tuesday 26 December 2017
Monday 1 & Tuesday 2 January 2018
It provides the full range of library services, as well as access to the Council's Customer Information Service (CIS), Access2Employment advisers and Macmillan Cancer Support.
Carmondean Connected provides a comprehensive library service including:
- Books for children, young people and adults
- Talking books
- Large Print books
- Book Group
- Bookbug sessions
- 14 pcs with free computer access for adults and 4 pcs in the junior area
- Free WiFi
Library Opening Hours
Monday & Friday: 10am - 5pm
Tuesday & Thursday: 10am - 7pm
Wednesday: 11am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 1pm
Customer Information Service
The Customer Information Service can answer queries regarding:
- Benefit advice
- Bin calendars
- Blue Badges
- Bulky uplifts
- Concessionary travel
- Council tax
- Housing applications etc
CIS Opening Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday: 10.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.00pm
Wednesday: 11.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.00pm
Closed for lunch 1.00pm - 2.00pm each day
Self service Payment Kiosk also available on site
Free WiFi is now available in the library. Simply register for a MyGovScot account and use this to sign in to the WiFi.
- Disabled parking bays available nearby in supermarket car park
- Local bus stop is approximately a five minute walk away
- Main door has disabled push button access
- Disabled toilet
- Hearing induction loop system
- JAWS software
- Quick reads and High Low books available
- Author Visit
Author Lin Anderson [109kb] visits Carmondean Connected on Wednesday 13 December at 4.00pm. If you are interested in attending, please speak to library staff, as places are limited and booking is essential.
- Bookbug Sessions
Stories, songs & rhymes for babies, toddlers & pre-school children. Bring a grown-up with you to share in the fun.
Next session: Thursday 7 and 21 December at 10.30am
- Letter to Santa
Children can write and post their letter to Santa, and later check to see if he has replied. Children can pop into the library during opening hours to write their letter until Wednesday 20 December.
- Lego Club
The Lego Club continues in Carmondean Connected and the next clubs will be held on
- Saturday 9 and 23 December from 10.30am until 11.30am
The club meets fortnightly and is for children aged 6-8 years old. Please speak to library staff if you are interested in attending to check availability as there is currently a waiting list in operation.
- Adult Book Group
New members welcome at this book group which meets on the first Tuesday of the month. The next meeting takes place on Tuesday 5 December at 3.00pm.
- Children's Book Group
This group meets every month on the last Thursday of the month at 3.30pm and is for children aged 7-12 years old. The next meeting will be held on 30 November. Please speak to library staff for more details.
- Storytime and Craft Sessions
Storytime and craft sessions on Friday 15 & 22 December at 1.30pm.
- Councillor's Surgeries
Councillor Robert de Bold, Councillor Dom McGuire and Councillor Alison Adamson hold surgeries in Carmondean Connected. Please contact the library for more information.
Tel. 01506 777602 Email: email@example.com
Access 2Employment advisers are available in the library, providing continuing support tailored around the individual so that they are equipped with employability skills that meet the needs of employers, recognising that one size does not fit all. Advisers help people to develop confidence or advise on preparing CVs, provide interview guidance, assist with the completion of application forms and provide overall employability support.
Service available on Monday:
Morning: appointments only from 10am
Afternoon: drop-in session - 1.00pm - 4.00pm
Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Centre
Macmillan Cancer Information and Support Service is located in Carmondean Connected, Deans, Livingston.