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 - 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 - 11.00am Tuesday 24 January 2017
    • 10.00am - 11.00am Tuesday 14 February 2017
    • 10.00am - 11.00am Tuesday 21 March 2017
  • Strider & Strollers - 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 13 January 2017
    • Friday 27 January 2017
    • Friday 10 February 2017
    • Friday 24 February 2017
    • Friday 10 March 2017
    • Friday 24 March 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 - 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 14 January 2017
    • 10.00am - 12.00pm on Saturday 11 February 2017
    • 10.00am - 12.00pm on Saturday 11 March 2017
  • Health Trainer -  drop in service first Tuesday of every month 2.00pm - 4.00pm
  • Knit & Natter - join the Knit & Natter group on:
    • 10.30am -  12.00pm Tuesday 31 January 2017
    • 10.30am - 12.00pm Tuesday 28 February 2017
    • 10.30am - 12.00pm Tuesday 28 March 2017
  • Daddy Rhyme Time - come along to a new and exciting time just for Dads:
    • 10.30am - 11.00am Saturday 21 January 2017
    • 10.30am - 11.00am Saturday 18 February 2017
    • 10.30am - 11.00am Saturday 18 March 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 12 January 2017
    • 10.30am - 12.00pm on Friday 3 February 2017
    • 10.30am - 12.00pm on Friday 3 March 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 19 January 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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