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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. 

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 17 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

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LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 18 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 18 February 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 19 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 19 February 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 19 February 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 20 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 20 February 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 20 February 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 21 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 22 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 22 February 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:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 23 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 23 February 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 24 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 25 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 25 February 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 26 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 26 February 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 26 February 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 27 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 27 February 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 27 February 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

LGBTQ+ Book Displays Free Council

Lewisham Library 28 February - all day

Browse the selections of LGBTQ+ literature, with special displays including BAME LGBTQ+ recommended books, throughout February.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 1 March 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 2 March 10.30AM to 12 noon

There is no session in January, but please come in and pick up February's title which will be "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho and discussed on Sat February 2nd. Refreshments provided. Free, no need to book. For more information, please contact us.

Address:

Monthly Reading Group@Lewisham Library Free

Lewisham Library 2 March 10.30AM to 12 noon

Enjoy a good read and like meeting people in a friendly environment? Come along to our Lewisham Reading Group

Address:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 2 March 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 4 March 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 5 March 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 5 March 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 6 March 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 6 March 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 8 March 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:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 9 March 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Fairy Tale Club Free

Lewisham Library 9 March 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along for our session of fairy tale stories, crafts and activities.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 11 March 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 12 March 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 12 March 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 13 March 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 13 March 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 15 March 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:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 16 March 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 18 March 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 19 March 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 19 March 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 20 March 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 20 March 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 22 March 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:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 23 March 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 25 March 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 26 March 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 26 March 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 27 March 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 27 March 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 29 March 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:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 30 March 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Fairy Tale Club Free

Lewisham Library 30 March 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along for our session of fairy tale stories, crafts and activities.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 1 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 2 April 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 April 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 3 April 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 3 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 5 April 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 April 10.30AM to 12 noon

There is no session in January, but please come in and pick up February's title which will be "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho and discussed on Sat February 2nd. Refreshments provided. Free, no need to book. For more information, please contact us.

Address:

Monthly Reading Group@Lewisham Library Free

Lewisham Library 6 April 10.30AM to 12 noon

Enjoy a good read and like meeting people in a friendly environment? Come along to our Lewisham Reading Group

Address:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 6 April 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 8 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 9 April 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 April 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 10 April 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 10 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 12 April 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:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 13 April 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 15 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 16 April 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 April 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 17 April 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 17 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 19 April 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:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 20 April 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Fairy Tale Club Free

Lewisham Library 20 April 2.30PM to 3.30PM

Come along for our session of fairy tale stories, crafts and activities.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 22 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 23 April 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 April 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 24 April 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 24 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 26 April 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:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 27 April 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 29 April 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 30 April 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 April 11.15AM to 11.45AM

Nursery rhymes and mini stories for babes, toddlers and parents

Address:

12-week OCN course–Healthy eating and how to run a cookery club Free

Lewisham Library 1 May 10am to 1pm

If you would like to deliver cookery clubs in your community setting or become a sessional cookery Tutor this free course is for you.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 1 May 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Toddler Tales Free

Lewisham Library 3 May 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 4 May 10.30AM to 12 noon

There is no session in January, but please come in and pick up February's title which will be "The Alchemist" by Paulo Coelho and discussed on Sat February 2nd. Refreshments provided. Free, no need to book. For more information, please contact us.

Address:

Monthly Reading Group@Lewisham Library Free

Lewisham Library 4 May 10.30AM to 12 noon

Enjoy a good read and like meeting people in a friendly environment? Come along to our Lewisham Reading Group

Address:

Lewisham Craft Club Free

Lewisham Library 4 May 2pm to 3pm

Join library staff for our regular craft club where you make something new each week.

Address:

Dyslexia Tutoring

Lewisham Library 6 May 5pm to 6pm

Specialist Teaching lessons for pupils/students with dyslexia.

Address:

Baby Bounce and Rhyme Free

Lewisham Library 7 May 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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