Catford Library

Visit our libraries to borrow books, DVDs and CDs. With your library card you can also borrow e-books and e-audio books. Libraries also offer study space, free PC access, free WiFi access and photocopiers.


Catford Library
Catford Library
Laurence House
1 Catford Road
Se6 4ru
020 8314 9113


Opening hours:
Monday​ 9am-5pm​ 
Tuesday​ 9am-8pm​ 
Wednesday​ 9am-5pm 
Thursday​ 9am-8pm​ 
Friday​ 9am-5pm​ 
Saturday​ 9am-5pm​ 
Sunday​ closed 


Select a date from the calendar. 

Saturday Craft: FA Cup Special Free Council

Catford Library 30 May 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Celebrate FA Cup Final Day by hearing ‘Kicking a Ball’ (Allan Ahlberg) and designing your own trophy


Alzheimer’s Society’s Information Stand Free Council

Catford Library 1 July 11am to 2pm

Information stand to find out more about Alzheimer's and Dementia


Dementia Friends Free Council

Catford Library 7 July 6.30PM to 7.30PM

Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends programme is the biggest ever initiative to change people’s perceptions of dementia and it aims to transform the way the nation thinks, talks and acts about the condition.


Record Breakers Summer Reading Challenge Launch Free Council

Catford Library 11 July 9am to 5pm

Join the Reading Challenge and take part in our Treasure Hunt


Record Breakers: world's largest turnip  Free

Catford Library 21 July 11am to 12 noon

Listen to "The Enormous Turnip" and make a collage.


Record Breakers The Biggest Ever Dinosaur Free Council

Catford Library 25 July 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Hear about Harry's "Bucketful of Dinosaurs" and make a collage of Argentinosaurus visiting London!


record Breakers World's fastest Man and Women Free Council

Catford Library 5 August 2pm to 3pm

Find out who are the fastest living humans and take part in our Record Breakers quiz


Record Breakers World's Highest Balloon Free Council

Catford Library 15 August 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Listen to "The Great Balloon Hullaballoo" and make a hot air balloon


Record Breakers World's Longest Hair Free Council

Catford Library 20 August 11am to 12 noon

Listen to Rapunzel and make a hairy picture


Record Breakers World's Biggest Land Animal Free Council

Catford Library 29 August 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Listen to "Small Elephant's Bathtime" and make an elephant


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