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Lewisham Library

On this page you can find out the opening times and contact details for Lewisham Library. You can also see what events are happening there.

All libraries have study space, free PC access and free WiFi access.

Contact

Lewisham Library
Lewisham Library
199 201 Lewisham High Street
Se13 6lg
Tel:
020 8314 8430

Email:

Opening hours:
Monday 8am–10pm
Tuesday 8am–10pm
Wednesday 8am–10pm
Thursday 8am–10pm
Friday 8am–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
Local History and Archives Centre
Local History And Archives Centre
Lewisham Library
199 201 Lewisham High Street
Se13 6lg
Tel:
020 8314 8501

Email:

Opening hours:
Monday​ 10am–4.45pm​ (appointments only all day) 
​Tuesday 9.30am–1pm 2–5.45pm
​Wednesday closed​ 
​Thursday 9.30am–1pm 2–5.45pm​ 
​Friday 9.30am–4.45pm​ (appointments only all day) 
​Saturday 9.30am–4.45pm (appointments only all day)​ 
​Sunday ​closed 

​Our eLibrary is always open!

Events

Select a date from the calendar. 

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 21 August 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

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Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 21 August 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 21 August 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Summer Code Club for 7-11 year olds (Scratch/HTML/CSS) Free

Lewisham Library 21 August 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Join us on the 1st floor to try out code club over the summer holidays. Learn to code or develop you existing skills with Scratch, HTML or CSS. Free drop in sessions, no need to book.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 22 August 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 23 August 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Mischievous Craft Special: Mischievous Badges Free

Lewisham Library 23 August 2pm to 3pm

Make a badge of your favourite mischief maker!

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Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 24 August 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

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Mischievous Fairy Tales: Mischievous Story and Craft Special Free

Lewisham Library 25 August 2pm to 3pm

Hear a mischievous fairy tale and do a craft.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 27 August 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 28 August 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

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Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 28 August 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 28 August 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Summer Code Club for 7-11 year olds (Scratch/HTML/CSS) Free

Lewisham Library 28 August 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Join us on the 1st floor to try out code club over the summer holidays. Learn to code or develop you existing skills with Scratch, HTML or CSS. Free drop in sessions, no need to book.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 29 August 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 30 August 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Mischievous Craft Special: Origami Ninja Stars Free

Lewisham Library 30 August  12 noon to 1pm

Learn to fold a Ninja star

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Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 31 August 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

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Adult Reading Group  Free

Lewisham Library 1 September 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join library staff as we discuss our next read. September's title is "The Child" by Fiona Barton. Come and pick up a copy and join us. Refreshments provided. Free, no need to book. For more information, please contact us.

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Mischievous Craft Special: Whoopee Cushions Free

Lewisham Library 1 September 2pm to 3pm

Decorate a whoopee cushion to make mischief in style!

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 3 September 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 4 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

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Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 4 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 4 September 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 5 September 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 6 September 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 7 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

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Mischievous Story And Craft Special: Mischievous Fairy Tales Free

Lewisham Library 8 September 2pm to 3pm

Hear a mischievous fairy tale and do a craft.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 10 September 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 10 September 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

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Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 11 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 11 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 11 September 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 11 September 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 12 September 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 13 September 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 14 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

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Crime Reading Group Free

Lewisham Library 15 September 10.30AM to 12 noon

Come along and discuss this month's book for the Crime Reading Group. Refreshments provided

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 17 September 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 17 September 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

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Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 18 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 18 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 18 September 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 18 September 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 19 September 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Address:

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 20 September 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 21 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 24 September 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 24 September 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 25 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 25 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 25 September 4.30PM to 6.30PM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Library staff will help you work through pre-prepared IT training tutorials. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 25 September 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

Address:

Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 26 September 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

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Learn My Way IT support session Free

Lewisham Library 27 September 9.30AM to 11.30AM

Free online course teaching you the basics of using computers and the internet. Registration is essential: please visit the library to find out more.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 28 September 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 1 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 2 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 2 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 2 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 5 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Adult Reading Group  Free

Lewisham Library 6 October 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join library staff as we discuss our next read. September's title is "The Child" by Fiona Barton. Come and pick up a copy and join us. Refreshments provided. Free, no need to book. For more information, please contact us.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 8 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 9 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 9 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 9 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

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Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 12 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 15 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 16 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 16 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 16 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 19 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 22 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 23 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 23 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 23 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 26 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 29 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 30 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 30 October 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 30 October 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 2 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Adult Reading Group  Free

Lewisham Library 3 November 10.30AM to 12 noon

Join library staff as we discuss our next read. September's title is "The Child" by Fiona Barton. Come and pick up a copy and join us. Refreshments provided. Free, no need to book. For more information, please contact us.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 5 November 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 6 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 6 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 6 November 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 9 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 12 November 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 13 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 13 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 13 November 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 16 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 19 November 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 20 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Baby Bounce Free

Lewisham Library 20 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

HTML/CSS Code Club for 8-11 year olds Free

Lewisham Library 20 November 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your existing skills at our coding club for 8-11 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 23 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join library staff for our weekly storytime and rhyme session for children under 5. Free, no need to book.

Address:

Scratch Code Club for ages 7-10 Free

Lewisham Library 26 November 5.30PM to 6.30PM

Learn to code or develop your exisitng skills using Scratch at our coding club for 7-12 year olds on the 1st floor. Please email lewishamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk to book spaces for the autumn term. Free.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 27 November 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Join us for our regular Baby Bounce session for parents/carers and children under 2 for songs and rhymes. Free, no need to book.

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