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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

Email:

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. 

Black History Month film showing Free Council

Downham Library 22 October 1pm to 3pm

Contemporary film showing for Black History Month.

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Comics Workshop - create your own hero Free

Downham Library 23 October 2pm to 3.15PM

Learn to draw a popular character step-by-step and create your own hero character and comic strip. For ages 7-12. Free event, no need to book.

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Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 25 October 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

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Black History Month film showing Free Council

Downham Library 25 October 1pm to 3pm

Contemporary film showing for Black History Month.

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.

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Half Term craft - make a trick or treat bag Free Council

Downham Library 26 October 3pm to 4.30PM

Come along to our free craft session and make your own trick or treat bag.

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Storytelling Session with Children’s Authors Rebecca Darko and Rutendo Muzambi Free

Downham Library 27 October 11.15AM to 12 noon

Follow Bella on a journey from England across eight different African countries. From a thrilling Safari adventure to an exciting treasure hunt, Bella discovers that the continent of Africa is bursting with new experiences. For ages 6+. Free, no booking.

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Storytelling session Free Council

Downham Library 27 October 11.15AM to 12 noon

Storytelling session of a young girl’s adventures through Africa lead by children’s authors Rebecca Darko and Rutendo Muzambi.

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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.

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Black History Month film showing Free Council

Downham Library 29 October 1pm to 3pm

Contemporary film showing for Black History Month.

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Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 1 November 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

Address:

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.

Address:

Colouring Club Free

Downham Library 7 February 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 8 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.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 10 February 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 14 February 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 15 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.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 17 February 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 21 February 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 22 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.

Address:

Saturday Craft Club Free

Downham Library 24 February 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 28 February 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 1 March 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 3 March 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 7 March 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 8 March 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 10 March 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 14 March 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 15 March 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 17 March 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 21 March 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 22 March 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 24 March 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 28 March 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 29 March 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 31 March 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 4 April 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 5 April 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 April 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 April 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 12 April 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 April 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 April 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 19 April 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 April 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 April 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 26 April 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 April 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 2 May 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 3 May 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 5 May 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 9 May 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 10 May 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 12 May 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 16 May 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 17 May 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 19 May 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 23 May 10.30AM to 11am

Join us for a fun colouring session

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Downham Library 24 May 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 26 May 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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