Events in Libraries
We're proudly celebrating the first National Libraries Week, this October 9-14, with special events, talks, lectures, performances and much more.
Merton is delighted to announce that Writer, Actor and Director Jessica Hynes will be visiting Merton Arts Space in Wimbledon Library as part of the London Libraries Festival on Saturday 14 October. Watch this space for more details.
For listings of special Libraries Week events in Merton Libraries, click here.
See the full schedule here.
Merton Libraries offer an extensive programme of fun and exciting events for people of all ages and varying interests.
For regular events in individual libraries please see:
A programme of storytelling, rhyme time and musical mayhem sessions for the under fives
Special holiday fun activities for children of all ages
Coffee mornings and reading groups.
Craft activities, art and writing workshops for children, adults and families.
An exciting array of talks, workshops, author visits and performances to celebrate Black History Month, Family Learning Week, Celebrating Age and other national and local initiatives.
A programme of literacy, numeracy and computer courses for adults to support lifelong learning.
Employability support sessions offering support for those looking to get back into work.
A range of health related activities to support and promote healthy living and wellbeing.
Participation in challenges such as the Summer Reading and Six Book Challenges and more.
For a more comprehensive list of events and activities taking place in libraries across Merton, please see the library events calendar.