Hobs Moat Library

Hobs Moat library welcome desk

Ulleries Road
B92 8EB

Telephone: 0121 743 4592
Email: libraryarts@solihull.gov.uk

Opening times

Monday, Tuesday and Friday 10.00am to 5.00pm
Wednesday - Closed
Thursday 10.00am to 6.00pm
Saturday 10.00am to 1.00pm


  • free WiFi access
  • 2 hours free computer and internet access for library members (computers are available until 15 minutes before the library closes). Access for non-library members is charged at £1 for half an hour, or £2 for an hour
  • CDs and MP3s
  • Black and white/colour photocopying, and scanning facilities available
  • you can view an access guide for Hobs Moat library at DisabledGo

Online services


  • The Literary Litter Pickers of Hobs Moat Library - Love Hobs Moat Library, lets clean up - (self-run) - Join the Literary Litter Pickers of Hobs Moat Library from 10.30am to 11.30am with tea and coffee afterwards. Meeting once a month starting from Hobs Moat Library. Everyone welcome. Future dates are:
    • 10.00am - 11.30am Tuesday 25 April 2017
    • 10.00am - 11.00am Tuesday 23 May 2017
    • 10.00am - 11.00am Tuesday 20 June 2017
  • Strider & Strollers - (self-run) - Meet fortnightly on a Friday. Meet at 10.15am for a 10.30am start. Walks last for up to an hour and are led by a trained walk leader. Walks are mostly flat, even and accessible to all regardless of physical ability. Tea and coffee on return. No need to book, just turn up. Future dates are:
    • Friday 7 April 2017
    • Friday 21 April 2017
    • Friday 5 May 2017
    • Friday 19 May 2017
    • Friday 2 June 2017
    • Friday 16 June 2017
    • Friday 30 June 2017
  • Solihull Stop Smoking - drop in session every Saturday from 10.00am to 12.30pm, no appointment necessary
  • Local Councillors Surgeries - last Saturday of every month
  • Reading Café - Come along and share your passion for books. Contact the library for more details.
  • Under 5s Story Session 'Little Hobbits' - every Thursday during term time 10.00am to 10.45am. Join the 'Little Hobbits' and sing along with rhymes before listening to stories and enjoying colouring with your pre school children
  • Family History Explorers - Beginners - (self-run) - Join our "Family History Explorers" at Hobs Moat Library. Enjoy tracing your family's story with exclusive use of library computers and knowledgeable volunteers. For more information please contact the library 0121 743 4592:
    • 10.00am - 12.00pm on Saturday 8 April 2017
    • 10.00am - 12.00pm on Saturday 6 May 2017
  • Health Trainer -  drop in service first Tuesday of every month 2.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Knit & Natter - (self-run) - join the Knit & Natter group on:
    • 10.30am -  12.00pm Tuesday 25 April 2017
    • 10.30am - 12.00pm Tuesday 30 May 2017
    • 10.30am - 12.00pm Tuesday 27 June 2017
  • Daddy Rhyme Time - come along to a new and exciting time just for Dads:
    • 10.30am - 11.00am Saturday 29 April 2017
    • 10.30am - 11.00am Saturday 27 May 2017
    • 10.30am - 11.00am Saturday 24 June 2017
  • Autism West Midlands - will be holding regular coffee mornings at Hobs Moat Library. This is an opportunity to meet other parents who have a child with autism, to share tips and stories, and access resources in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Contact the library for more details:
    • 10.30am - 12.00pm on Thursday 28 April 2017
  • Teenage Activity Group - Are you interested in discussing books, quizzes, art and crafts? Then come along to our activity group for ages 10+:
    • 4.00pm - 5.00pm on Thursday 25 May 2017
  • Love Your Community - Hobs Moat Library will celebrate 60 years in 2017. To mark this occasion the library staff would like to create a display of photgraphs of the library and local area, called "Love Your Community". If you have any photographs that support the community we would love you to share them with us.

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