Reading groups

Reading groups

Love reading? Enjoy discussing books? Then come along to one of the reading groups in Lewisham's libraries. These informal groups are an opportunity for anyone aged 16 or over to share reading experiences.

Deptford reading group

  • Deptford Lounge 
  • first Thursday of the month 
  • 6–7.30pm 

Lewisham reading group 

  • Lewisham Library 
  • first Saturday of the month 
  • 10.30am–12 noon 

Crime reading group 

  • Lewisham Library  
  • third of Saturday of the month
  • 10.30am–12 noon

Forest Hill reading group

  • Forest Hill community library service
  • second Tuesday of the month
  • 6.30–7.30pm

Manor House reading group

  • Manor House Library
  • last Thursday of the month
  • 10.30am–12 noon

Manor House Saturday reading group 

  • Manor House Library 
  • second Saturday of the month 
  • 11am–12 noon

Blackheath reading group 

  • Manor House Library 
  • first Thursday of the month 
  • 6–7pm  

Sydenham reading group

  • Sydenham community library service
  • first Tuesday of the month
  • 6–7pm

If you are looking for ideas for your reading group, try Love Reading for reviews and recommendations.

If you would like to set up a reading group using our printed or digital collections, please get in touch.


Library Service
03333 704 700