Dinas Powys Library & Activity Centre

Dinas Powys Library & Activity Centre (DiPLAC) is a volunteer-run Community Library serving the people of Dinas Powys in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales (Registered Charity Number 1169059)

Fairoaks, Dinas Powys, Vale of Glamorgan CF64 4QU

Telephone: (029) 2051 2556



Monday–Friday: 10 am - 12 midday and 2 pm - 4.30 pm

Saturday: 10 am - 12 midday

Closed Sunday

Christmas and New Year Closing/Opening Times:

Closed: Tuesday 24 December, 25 December, Thursday 26 December & Friday 27 December 2019

Open (as usual): Saturday 28 December & Monday 30 December 2019

Open (until 4pm): Tuesday 31 December 2019

Closed: Wednesday 1 January 2020

Regular Activities & Events:

Mondays: Digital Drop-In. Newydd, Communities First and VOG Council are running free IT 'how to' sessions in libraries on Mondays 10am to midday. "1-2-1 sessions so we can work with individuals". Call Keith Hatton to book a place 077-4982-5751 or speak to library reception.

Mondays: Lego Club. Lego and board games for 7-11 year olds. 3.15-4.30pm.

Tuesdays: Storytime for pre-school children. 2.30-3.30pm. Book at reception or phone library 029 20512556.

Wednesday: Lego Club. Lego and board games for 7-11 year olds. 3.15-4.30pm.

Thursdays: Coffee Morning 10.30-11.30am.

Fridays: Code Club. 3.30-4:30pm (term-time). Call library to book a place or ask at reception.​

Special events: 

Carols in the library

with Dinas Powys Primary School Choir. £1.50 coffee and mince pies

Monday 16 Dec 2019

2.30 pm

Forte Presents - A Night at the Musicals!!

Parish Hall

£15 (including hot food)

All proceeds to library.

Reserve tickets/tables in the library

Saturday 8 February 2020

7 pm











Look out for details of other clubs and events on the library noticeboard.

DiPLAC has its own 100 club: join for a year (£12) and be in with a chance of winning monthly prizes. Ask for an application form at the library.

Vale of Glamorgan online library catalogue (order books and other items from any Vale library and collect items in Dinas Powys Library & Activity Centre):

Joan Andrew's book 'A Cast of Fourteen' is for sale in the library. £4 from each sale goes towards the library's upkeep.