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Grove Vale Library

Grove Vale Library
Grove Vale Library


25-27 Grove Vale
East Dulwich
SE22 8EQ

How to get there

Bus: P13, 40, 176, 185, 484
Train: East Dulwich

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Opening times

  • Monday 2pm to 7pm
  • Tuesday 2pm to 7pm
  • Wednesday closed
  • Thursday 2pm to 7pm
  • Friday 10am to 3pm
  • Saturday 10am to 5pm
  • Sunday closed  
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Toddler Takeover!

If you're looking for events and activities for under fives, Grove Vale Library is the place to be! There's under fives activities every day the library is open - with no need to book in advance. The weekly timetable is as follows:

  • Baby rhyme time - every Monday, 2.15pm to 2.45pm (ages 0 to 4)
  • Baby rhyme time - every Tuesday, 2.15pm to 2.45pm (ages 0 to 4)
  • Baby rhyme time - every Thursday, 2.15pm to 2.45pm (ages 0 to 4)
  • Baby and toddler session - every Friday, 10.30am to 12pm (ages 0 to 4)
  • family drop-in with stories and activities - every Saturday, 10.30am to 11.30am

And with lots of brand new picture books and board books to borrow, Grove Vale Library is an essential destination for under fives and their parents and carers!   

Children: weekly and monthly activities

Adults: weekly and monthly activities

What else is on offer


  • wheelchair access to the library
  • no toilet
  • no dedicated parking
  • computers offer Dolphin Supernova software (allows screen magnification and audio assistance for visually impaired)

Last updated: 16 October 2017