Southwark Libraries: The Beginning
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An illustrated talk on the establishment of free public libraries in Southwark.
368 Lordship Lane
Post code:SE22 8NB
DescriptionToday, the London Borough of Southwark boasts twelve public libraries but how and when did the story start? To celebrate Dulwich Library's 120th anniversary, Library Development Officer Emma Sweeney will be giving an illustrated talk on the 19th century establishment of free public libraries in the areas now known collectively as Southwark. This event is free to attend and there is no need to book.
By Bus:12, 40, 176, 185, 197
By Train:East Dulwich