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Downham Library

Visit our libraries to find a wide range of books including fiction, health information, biography, coding, picture books, arts and science. You can also attend a host of community led events as well as make use of study space, free PC access and free WiFi access.

Contact

Downham Library
Downham Library
7 9 Moorside Road
Bromley
Br1 5ep
Tel:
020 8314 9705

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Opening hours:
Monday​ 9am–10pm​ 
Tuesday​ 9am–10pm​ 
Wednesday​ 9am–10pm​ 
Thursday​ 9am–10pm​ 
Friday​ 9am–10pm​ 
Saturday​ 9am–5pm ​ 
Sunday​ 10am–4pm

Library staff will be present at the times listed below: 

Monday 9am–7pm
Tuesday 9am–7pm
Wednesday 9am–7pm
Thursday 9am–7pm
Friday 9am–7pm
Saturday 9am–5pm 
Sunday 10am–4pm

Our eLibrary is always open!

Events

Select a date from the calendar. 

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 17 August 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Summer Children's Author Event - Meet Karen Gee, and her rescue dog, Dodger. Free

Downham Library 18 August 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Meet author Karen Gee, and her rescue dog, Dodger. She will read from her book ‘How I Became a Dodger Dog’ and talk about looking after dogs responsibly. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Summer Craft Club - Make a carrot garland Free

Downham Library 19 August 10.30AM to 12 noon

Make a carrot garland for Daisy Rabbit from ‘Animal Agents’. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 19 August 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Family film showing Free

Downham Library 19 August 12.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along on a Saturday afternoon and enjoy a free film showing with all of the family.

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Film showing Free

Downham Library 20 August 1pm to 3pm

Come along on a Sunday afternoon and enjoy a film.

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Under 5's stories and rhymes Free

Downham Library 23 August 10am to 10.30AM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories aimed at 5 year olds and under.

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Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 23 August 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

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Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 24 August 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Special Summer Holiday Craft – paper weaving to create a place mat  Free

Downham Library 24 August 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Holiday special craft – paper weaving to create a laminated place mat. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Summer craft club Free

Downham Library 26 August 10.30AM to 12 noon

Come along and create your own noughts and crosses game.

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Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 26 August 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Family film showing Free

Downham Library 26 August 12.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along on a Saturday afternoon and enjoy a free film showing with all of the family.

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Film showing Free

Downham Library 27 August 1pm to 3pm

Come along on a Sunday afternoon and enjoy a film.

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Under 5's stories and rhymes Free

Downham Library 30 August 10am to 10.30AM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories aimed at 5 year olds and under.

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Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 30 August 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

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Summer Special Family Film Showing Free

Downham Library 30 August 3pm to 5pm

Come along and enjoy a free family film showing.

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Summer art workshop  Free

Downham Library 31 August 2pm to 3.30PM

Learn to draw Ishmael mouse from Chris Riddell’s Goth Girl and create your own animal characters.

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Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 31 August 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Summer craft club Free

Downham Library 2 September 10.30AM to 12 noon

Design and decorate your own door hanger.

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Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 2 September 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Family film showing Free

Downham Library 2 September 12.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along on a Saturday afternoon and enjoy a free film showing with all of the family.

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Film showing Free

Downham Library 3 September 1pm to 3pm

Come along on a Sunday afternoon and enjoy a film.

Address:

Under 5's stories and rhymes Free

Downham Library 6 September 10am to 10.30AM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories aimed at 5 year olds and under.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 6 September 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 7 September 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 9 September 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Family film showing Free

Downham Library 9 September 12.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along on a Saturday afternoon and enjoy a free film showing with all of the family.

Address:

Film showing Free

Downham Library 10 September 1pm to 3pm

Come along on a Sunday afternoon and enjoy a film.

Address:

Under 5's stories and rhymes Free

Downham Library 13 September 10am to 10.30AM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories aimed at 5 year olds and under.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 13 September 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 14 September 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 16 September 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Family film showing Free

Downham Library 16 September 12.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along on a Saturday afternoon and enjoy a free film showing with all of the family.

Address:

Film showing Free

Downham Library 17 September 1pm to 3pm

Come along on a Sunday afternoon and enjoy a film.

Address:

Under 5's stories and rhymes Free

Downham Library 20 September 10am to 10.30AM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories aimed at 5 year olds and under.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 20 September 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 21 September 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 23 September 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Family film showing Free

Downham Library 23 September 12.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along on a Saturday afternoon and enjoy a free film showing with all of the family.

Address:

Film showing Free

Downham Library 24 September 1pm to 3pm

Come along on a Sunday afternoon and enjoy a film.

Address:

Under 5's stories and rhymes Free

Downham Library 27 September 10am to 10.30AM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories aimed at 5 year olds and under.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 27 September 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 28 September 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 30 September 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Family film showing Free

Downham Library 30 September 12.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along on a Saturday afternoon and enjoy a free film showing with all of the family.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 4 October 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 5 October 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 7 October 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 11 October 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 12 October 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 14 October 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 18 October 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 19 October 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 21 October 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 25 October 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 26 October 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 28 October 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 1 November 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 2 November 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 4 November 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 8 November 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 9 November 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 11 November 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 15 November 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 16 November 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 18 November 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 22 November 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 23 November 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 25 November 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 29 November 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 30 November 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 2 December 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 6 December 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 7 December 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 9 December 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 13 December 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 14 December 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 16 December 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 20 December 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 21 December 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 23 December 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 27 December 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 28 December 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 30 December 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 3 January 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 4 January 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 6 January 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 10 January 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 11 January 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 13 January 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 17 January 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 18 January 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 20 January 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 24 January 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 25 January 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 27 January 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 31 January 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 1 February 2pm to 2.30PM

Join us in the children’s library for a session of songs, nursery rhymes and stories for 0-2 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 3 February 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join us for some creative crafting for 5-12 year olds. Everyone welcome, no need to book.

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