DG Customer Services Dumfries

Opening times and contact details for our integrated Customer Service and Library facility in Dumfries.

Ewart Library

Opening times

The opening times for this facility are:

DayOpening timeClosing time

Archive search room (1st Saturday of each month)

Tuesday10am - 1pm2pm - 5pm
Wednesday10am - 1pm2pm - 6pm
Thursday10am - 1pm2pm - 5pm
Friday10am - 1pm2pm - 5pm
Saturday*10am - 1pm2pm - 4pm

National Entitlement Card applications

Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Council tax and rent payments

Council tax and DGHP rent payments are no longer taken in this facility. You can still pay in person with your council tax payment card or your barcoded bill at any Post Office branch or PayPoint outlet. Alternatively, you can pay your council tax online, by direct debit or by telephone.


Bookbug sessions for young children take place at this facility every Wednesday between 10.00am and 10.30am. Juice and biscuits are available afterwards

The sessions are free, fun and friendly events for babies, toddlers, pre-schoolers and their families to develop a love of language together through rhymes and songs by building their confidence and giving their social skills a real boost.

Jack and Lily Club

Stories, games and activities for 4 - 10 year olds.  All welcome.

Every second Saturday.

Computer and internet training

Sign up for one of our free courses:

Book launch - The Ghost Tree by Sara Bain

Thursday 1 October, 7pm to 8pm
We will be hosting the launch of Sara Bain's The Ghost Tree on Thursday 1 October.

Book launch - The Cinderella Murders

Thursday 8 October, 7pm to 8.30pm
We will be hosting the launch of David Cargill's The Cinderella Murders on Thursday 8 October.

Author event - Eileen Kay with Noodle Trails

Friday 9 October, 2pm to 3pm
Noodle Trails is a travel memoir by Eileen Kay. Come along to hear Eileen talk about her book which covers fair trade, dung trade, and travels in Thailand and beyond.

Cyber kids quiz

Enter the cyber kids quiz for your chance to win a Tesco Hudl 2 tablet or a swimming pass.

You must be a library member and aged 12 or under to enter. A winner will be chosen at random from correct entries submitted by Friday 9 October.

Related Information

Contact Details


DG Customer Services Dumfries

Catherine Street

Tel: 01387 253820
Fax: 01387 260294

Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council T: 030 33 33 3000

Council Offices
English Street

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