Locations and Hours

The following list of holiday closures applies to all branch locations. Please find the individual branch hours in the accordion menu below. 

Branch Holiday Closures 2024:

  • New Year's Day - Monday, January 1, 2024
  • Family Day - Monday, February 19
  • Good Friday - Friday, March 29
  • Easter Monday - Monday, April 1
  • Victoria Day - Monday, May 20
  • Canada Day - Monday, July 1
  • August Civic Holiday - Monday, August 5
  • Labour Day - Monday, September 2
  • Thanksgiving - Monday, October 14

Christmas and New Year's Hours 2024

  • Christmas Eve - Tuesday, December 24, 2024 - All locations open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Christmas Day - Wednesday, December 25, 2024 – All locations closed
  • Boxing Day - Thursday, December 26, 2024 – All locations closed
  • New Year's Eve - Tuesday, December 31, 2024 - All locations open 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • New Year's Day - Wednesday, January 1, 2025 - All locations closed
 Region of Waterloo Library Headquarters - Not a public service location

Library Headquarters is an administrative building providing support to the ten branches of the Region of Waterloo Library. Please note that Library Headquarters is an administration processing centre, and not a public service location. 

2017 Nafziger Rd, Baden, ON N3A 3H4

Phone: 519-575-4590, Email Region of Waterloo Library Headquarters

  • Wheelchair Accessible
 Ayr Branch

137 Stanley St., P.O. Box 1179, Ayr ON N0B 1E0 

Phone: 519-632-7298, Email Ayr Branch

  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Parking lot beside the branch

Branch Hours:

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friday: 2 to 6 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday: Closed

Baden Branch

Baden Road Construction: The Baden Library will be open during regular library hours. There is construction currently in front of the branch, preventing occasional access to/from the parking lot and front door. If you would prefer to pick up holds outside the branch (parking lot) please call 519-634-8933 during regular library hours, and a staff person will bring your holds out the back door to the table outside. Thank you for your patience as this constructions continues.

 

115 Snyder's Rd. E., Baden, ON N3A 2V4

Phone: 519-634-8933, Email Baden Branch

  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Parking lot beside the branch

Branch Hours

Monday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tuesday: 1 to 8 p.m.

Wednesday: 1 to 8 p.m. 

Thursday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday: Closed

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday: Closed

 Bloomingdale Branch

Road Construction: Starting on or about April 8, Sawmill Road will be closed for approximately 3 months, due to road construction. Currently, the Bloomingdale branch remains open during regular hours, even while our parking lot and Sawmill Road may be closed. For your convenience, we are happy to change your holds pickup location to Breslau, St. Jacobs or Elmira, where you may also return your library items. Parking availability and road access to the branch may change at a moment’s notice for the next several months. Call the branch at 519-745-3151 for updates.

860A Sawmill Rd., Bloomingdale, ON N0B 1K0

Phone: 519-745-3151, Email Bloomingdale Branch 
 

No Public Washroom

  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Parking lot behind the church 

Branch Hours: Tuesday - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday - 4 to 8 p.m., Saturday - 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

 

 Elmira Branch
65 Arthur St. S., Elmira, ON N3B 2M6

Phone: 519-669-5477, Email Elmira Branch

  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Parking on the street

Branch Hours

Monday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tuesday: 1 to 8 p.m.

Wednesday: 1 to 8 p.m. 

Thursday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday: 2 to 6 p.m.

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday: Closed

 Linwood Branch
5279 Ament Line, Linwood, ON N0B 2A0

Phone: 519-698-2700, Email Linwood Branch

  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Parking lot beside library

Branch Hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 4 to 8 p.m.

Wednesday: 4 to 8 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Friday: Closed

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

 New Dundee Branch
1176 Queen St., P.O. Box 269, New Dundee, ON N0B 2E0

Phone: 519-696-3041, Email New Dundee Branch

  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Parking lot beside library

Branch Hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 4 to 8 p.m. 

Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Thursday: 4 to 8 p.m.

Friday: Closed

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday: Closed

 New Hamburg Branch
145 Huron St., New Hamburg, ON N3A 1K1

Phone: 519-662-1112, Email New Hamburg Branch

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking lot behind library

Branch Hours

Monday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tuesday: 1 to 8 p.m.

Wednesday: 1 to 8 p.m. 

Thursday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday: 2 to 6 p.m. 

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday: Closed

 St. Clements Branch
3605 Lobsinger Line, St. Clements, ON N0B 2M0

Phone: 519-699-4341, Email St. Clements Branch  

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking on the street

Branch Hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Wednesday: 4 to 8 p.m. 

Thursday: Closed

Friday: 2 to 6 p.m.

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

 

 St. Jacobs Branch
29 Queensway Dr., P.O. Box 507, St. Jacobs, ON N0B 2N0

Phone: 519-664-3443, Email St. Jacobs Branch

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking on the street

Branch Hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 3 to 7 p.m. 

Wednesday: 3 to 7 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

Friday: Closed

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

 Wellesley Branch
1137 Henry St., P.O. Box 190, Wellesley, ON N0B 2T0

Phone: 519-656-2001, Email Wellesley Branch

  • Free WiFi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Parking on the street

Branch Hours

Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 1 to 8 p.m.   

Wednesday: 4 to 8 p.m.

Thursday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Friday: Closed

Saturday: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Sunday: Closed

Breslau Satellite Location

100 Andover Drive, Breslau, ON N0B 1M0

 

Satellite Location Hours

Tuesdays, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.

 

 

Clyde Satellite Location

Clyde and Scott's Women's Institute

1459 Sheffield Rd., Cambridge, ON N1R 5S2

 

Satellite Location Hours

First Thursday of every month, 2 to 6 p.m. 

Map of library locations in the Region of Waterloo.

Do you have additional questions, thoughts or comments? We'd love to hear them! Please email us or reach out to us at 226-748-8030. We truly appreciate your ongoing support!

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