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Camberwell Library

All Southwark libraries will be closed for the Bank Holiday on Monday 28 May 2018
Camberwell Library
Camberwell Library

Address

48 Camberwell Green
Camberwell
SE5 7AL

How to get there

Bus: 12, 35, 40, 42, 45, 171, 176, 185, 436, 36, 345, 484
Train / Overground: Denmark Hill

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Opening times

  • Monday 9am to 8pm
  • Tuesday 9am to 8pm
  • Wednesday 9am to 8pm
  • Thursday 9am to 8pm
  • Friday 9am to 8pm
  • Saturday 9am to 5pm
  • Sunday 12pm to 4pm

 

Children: weekly and monthly activities

  • Bookstart session - every Tuesday, 10am to 11.30am, term time (ages 0 to 5 and their parents / carers)
  • Baby and Toddler sessions - every Monday, 10:30am to 12pm (ages 0 to 4)
  • Reading Buddies - every Tuesday, 4pm to 5.30pm (aged 5 to 11), children paired up to explore new ways of reading
  • Creative Writing - every Wednesday, 4.30pm to 5.30pm (ages 7 and over)
  • Homework Help - every Thursday, 4pm to 6pm (ages 7 to 16)
  • Children's Games Club, Wii and PS3 games - every Friday, 4.30pm to 6pm (ages 7 to 14)
  • Chatterbooks - first Saturday of the month, 2pm to 4pm (ages 7 to 11)
  • Kids Club - second, third and fourth Saturday of the month, 2pm to 4pm (ages 7 to 11)
  • Storystop - every Sunday, 1pm to 1.30pm (ages 3 to 8 and their parents / carers

Adults: weekly and monthly activities

  • Feel Better with a Book - every Tuesday, 2pm to 4pm (no need to read anything in advance - just drop in, sit down and enjoy listening to a good story or poem)
  • Book group - second Tuesday of every month, 7pm to 8pm (contact Richard Bryan for more information)
  • Conversation Café - every Thursday, 11am to 12pm (free informal meeting to practice your English with other non English speakers)
  • Job Club - every Friday, 2pm to 4pm (CV and job search advice)
  • Creative writing - alternate Mondays, 3.30pm to 4.30pm
  • Craft session - alternate Mondays, 3.30pm to 4.30pm
  • free computer classes and learning in libraries

What else is on offer

Accessibility

  • wheelchair access to both floors
  • disabled toilets
  • access to Dolphin Supernova software (allows screen magnification and audio assistance for visually impaired)

Page last updated: 23 May 2018