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What's on at Downham Library

See what regular events happen at Downham Library.

Learn my way: IT support

Weekdays, 10am–12 noon, Saturdays and Sundays, 1.30–3.30pm

Join our supported sessions for older people who want to learn how to get online and become more confident using computers. Call to book. Free.

Rhymes and stories

Wednesdays, 10–10.30am

Songs, rhymes, actions and stories for children aged 5 and under. Free.

Colouring club

Wednesdays, 10.30–11am

A fun colouring-in session. Free.

Baby bounce and rhyme

Thursdays, 2–2.30pm

Join us with your babies for songs, rhymes and stories for children under 3. Free.

National Careers Service

Fridays, 9am–1pm and 2–5pm

Get help from a career adviser with all aspects of job searching and career development, including CV writing. Free but you must book. Call 020 3714 8350 to book an hour-long slot.

Craft club

Saturdays, 10.30am–12 noon

Children aged 5 to 12 can create a new fun craft every week. Free.

Family film showing

Saturdays, 12.30–2.30pm

Weekly film screening from children’s classics to the latest releases. Free.

Film showing

Sundays, 1–3pm

Classics and latest releases are shown at this weekly film screening for adults and older people. Free.

Chess club

Mondays and Thursdays, 4.30–6pm.

Ages 9–13.

Like problem solving? Join us and learn to develop your strategic skills and sportsmanship.

Origami club

Fridays 4–5pm.

Origami helps to develop your hand–eye coordination, and develop patience and attention to detail. Come and join us as we learn and grow.


Downham Library

Downham Library, 7–9 Moorside Road, Bromley, BR1 5EP
Email: downhamlibrary@lewisham.gov.uk
Opening hours:
  • Monday 10am-7pm     
  • Tuesday 10am–7pm
  • Wednesday 10am–7pm
  • Thursday 10am–7pm
  • Friday 10am–7pm
  • Saturday 10am–5pm
  • Sunday closed
Telephone: 020 8314 9705