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Online library events and resources

We have a number of online events happening while our libraries are closed due to COVID-19.

Online reading group

Our new online reading group meets once a month on Tuesdays at 8pm. The next meeting is 9 June. Contact katrina.blench@lewisham.gov.uk for details or read more about it online.

Lewisham Voices

Each Thursday lunchtime, we publish Lewisham Voices on Facebook. This is a weekly series of videos of:

  • stories
  • poems
  • writing

from people with Lewisham connections. This includes:

  • reflections on life growing up in Catford, Deptford and Downham
  • A Sherlock Holmes story
  • Virtual history walks
  • Spooky tales.

Including poets Robert Browning, Chrissie Gittings and Christopher Marlowe. You can listen to the playlist online.

Storytime with Lewisham libraries

We regularly publish videos of our staff, local authors and performers reading stories for all ages on:

You can also stay updated by checking our Eventbrite page.