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Exhibitions Exhibitions

Are you an artist that would love to see your work on display? Why not contact Bromley Central Library?  You'd be surprised how reasonable our prices are, and the number of people passing by the exhibition area in any day can't be beaten.

Exhibition Schedule

Special Exhibition Space Hire Charges

Exhibition Terms and Conditions

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Dementia Friends Session:
September is world Alzhieimer's month.

Free informal information session open to anyone wishing to learn a little bit about Dementia and how your small actions can make a difference for people living with Dementia in your community.
The session is interactive and delivered in a relaxed and informal environment.

All welcome.





To Book online


020 8857 5406

Wednesday 6th September


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St Pauls Cray

020 8300 5454

Thursday 7th September


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Burnt Ash

020 8460 3405

Thursday 14th September


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West Wickham

020 8777 4139

Thursday 21st September


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01689 821607

Friday 22nd September


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020 8460 9692

Monday 25th September


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020 8467 0355

Tuesday 17th October


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01689 831551

Tuesday 7th November


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Fun activities for children in Bromley Libraries during summer holidays

During the summer holidays all libraries in Bromley will be running free craft session and especial activities for children. Below is the list of dates and times when these activities will take place. For more information please contact the relevant library.


Animal Masks: Visit your local library to listen to engaging stories about animals and to make your own animal mask. Suitable for children aged 3-7. 

Please note: Animal Masks at Penge Library has been rescheduled to 17th August at 11am.

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Animal Puppets: Visit your local library to listen to engaging stories aboutanimals and to make your own finger puppet. Suitable for children aged 3-7.

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Guess who is coming to Dinner?

Visit your local library to take part in this fun activity. A table is already set and the invited guests will shortly arrive, but can you guess who is coming along? Are you ready for the challenge? There are some clues on the table to help you find the correct answers. Suitable for children aged 7+


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Living well with Dementia

Free coffee morning for people living with Dementia and their carers.
A fun session with activities,reminiscence,singing etc

All welcome.

At Penge Library

Next meeting on 8th September 2017 (Every second Friday of the month)

From 10.30am-12.30pm

For more information, please contact:

Computer Courses in Bromley Libraries

If you have some basic computer skills but want to develop further, why not come along to one of our IT courses?

To keep up to date with courses running in Bromley Libraries, you can sign up for our mailing list and receive regular emails about what's on across the Borough.

Find out more about each course by viewing our Guide to Courses

Courses currently available are shown below. For future courses, see Upcoming Courses


Library Course Date Time Price Last date for booking
Beckenham Getting to know your iPad Wednesday 9th  August 10.00am-12.00 noon £10 7th August
Biggin Hill

eBooks eMagazines and library app -Help session

Tuesday 8th August 2.00pm-4.00pm Free  NA
Central Excel Basics Monday 21st  August 10.30am-12.30 pm £10 19th August

Please ask at any library to book a place.

Reading Aloud Aphasia Book Group

An informal, relaxed speaking out loud book group for people affected by Aphasia. 

Location                            Map                                                      Bromley Central Library                                                                         
Date Calendar     Last Thursday of the month
Time Clock     11am - 12noon
Email Email icon
Phone Phone Icon     020 8461 7807



Reading groups for the visually impairedAudiobook

Central Library

Bromley Libraries hold a reading group for the visually impaired at Central Library, Bromley at 10.30-11.30 am on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. For more information and to receive a copy of the audio book in advance of the session please contact Christine Schofield:

Creative writing courseCreative Writing course

Are you interested in writing? Whether you are a budding or flourishing poet, short story writer or working on your novel, this is for you. The course is led by a creative writing tutor and is open to adult (18+) writers of all levels and genres.This evening course is held fortnightly at Bromley Central Library.For more information and to book a place, email the tutor Heather Johnston on


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