Tag: Brixton Library

LGBT History Month in Brixton

Lambeth Libraries is holding a series of events to celebrate LGBT History Month, running throughout February. Librarian Tim O'Dell lets us know what's going...

Celebrate our libraries this Saturday

This Saturday (February 7) is National Libraries Day. At a time of proposed cuts and closures for several local libraries, it's an important moment...

Young coders at Brixton Library

Every Thursday afternoon, a new generation of coders are learning how to write computer programmes at Brixton Library. Brixton Code Club is a free...

EVENT: A celebration of black british culture, Brixton Library

  What: Launch event of month-long Black British culture photography exhibition, exclusive Menelik Shabazz film screening and cultural discussion with a panel of esteemed guests. Who: with special...

Interview: Barking in Barcelona

Arts Co Editor Barney Evison met up with Brendan McNamee, a writer who lives in Herne Hill and has just self-published his first book,...

Setting the Table at Brixton Library

As part of Lambeth's Heritage Festival, they are letting the ladies go first with a fantastic opening night talk at Brixton Library on Wednesday...

Five Lambeth Heritage Festival events to put in your diary

Summer may be cooling off but there's no need to stay in this September: the Lambeth Heritage Festival is back, bringing plenty of free...

A meeting of minds: Brixton’s psychology book group

Between quotes from Freud and Jerry Springer’s final thoughts you might think you have the world of psychology covered. For those looking for something...

Kumon Education to hold free Maths and English assessment day at...

Learning provider Kumon Education is set to hold a Maths & English assessment event for children at the Tate Library in Brixton. The assessment day...

Love me – Love me not – a night of relationship...

Amid all the mainstream lovers mania around Valentines, Brixton Library took its own unique look at the psychology of love on Wednesday evening. We...

Valentine’s Day dates for book lovers in Brixton

Looking for a quirky Valentine's Day date idea in London? Brixton book lovers will be treated to a series of Valentine's Day themed events...

Authors talk gender at latest Readers and Writers Festival event

Arts Editor Barney Evison met authors Lucy Robinson and Mike Gayle at Brixton Library's latest Readers and Writers event, 'Stag and Hen'. Local book readers...

Four female authors of international renown at Brixton Library’s Women Writers’...

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Lambeth Libraries held an author-led event at Brixton library: Women Writers’ Night. Featuring four contemporary authors of popular women’s...

Girls get together for Christmas readings, book-cake and booze at Brixton...

By Kate Horstead Brixton Library was all a-buzz with the lively chatter of ladies last Wednesday night as five successful female authors read from their...

Take Two: Up the Junction @ Whirled Arts and Bollywood Punch...

Tuesday October 30 Take One: Up the Junction @ Whirled Arts Local author Stella Duffy is hosting a night of book readings, discussion and drinks at...

Take Two: Sons Like Me @ Brixton Library and Hot Chip...

Thursday October 18 Take One: Sons Like Me @ Brixton Library Not been to any Black History Month events yet? Well here's your chance. A night...