Events at the Library

April and May Events

FREE computer access at Upper Norwood Library

Our public access computer system has been replaced. If you are already a member, come in for your PIN number so you can gain access and if you are not a member, join! Also note: 1. Please bring a USB stick if you need to save any work; 2. There are no facilities for printing your work yet and 3. There is no booking station in operation yet.untitled

PLEASE NOTE: Joycellyn and her team of amazing volunteers are offering free computer training workshops to our visitors. If you are interested in some free IT training, please contact us at 020 8670 2551 during opening hours, ring Joycellyn on 078 6086 2917 or leave your name and contact details when you next visit the library.

SP1Stitch Pitch: Patchwork and Quilting Workshop will next be on Monday 20th April 2015 from 10am to 1pm

Hooray!  Stitch Pitch takes place on two Mondays per month.

Bring along your current stitching project or Fiona can teach you patchwork and quilting. Work will be done by hand, but if you have a PAT-tested sewing machine you may bring this along. Fiona’s sewing machine may be used on occasion, when required.

Next few meeting dates are: 20th April, 4th & 18th May, 1st June 2015.

Age: Adults (16 years old plus)
Charge: £2 for your first 3 sessions then £3 per session after that.

Light refreshments will be available.

The Norwood Society Meeting on Thursday 21st May at 7.30pm

Talk: Pissarro in NorwoodPissarro's Crystal Palace Society Chairman, Richard Lines, tells the story of artist Pissarro’s time in this area.

Age: All
Charge: Free, but donations welcomed.

Refreshments will be available.

BC1Book Club on Saturday 25th April at 1pm until 2pm (note change to time for this month)

The fourteenth Book Club title is The Children Act by Ian McEwan.The Children Act book cover
Several copies are available at the library (if you can’t see it on display at the counter, just ask), or, if you show your library card to the bookseller and mention the UNL Book Club at The Bookseller Crow on Westow Street, you will get £1 off the paperback edition.

The group is growing with each month, which is great!  However, as we are in danger of exceeding our 12 attendees per session limit, please contact Rita (details below) to confirm if you will be attending at least a week before the next gathering.

Please contact Rita at rchakraborty@uppernorwoodlibrary.org or rchakraborty@lambeth.gov.uk,  by telephone on 020 8670 2551 or in person to confirm attendance, if you have any queries or special requirements.

Age: Adults
Charge: Free, but donations welcomed.

If you have the need to read, join us!

Refreshments will be available.

Book Club on Saturday 30th May 2.30 to 3.30pmBC1

The Big Sleep book coverThe 15th Book Club title is The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler.

Several copies are available at the library (if you can’t see it on display at the counter, just ask), or, if you show your library card to the bookseller and mention the UNL Book Club at The Bookseller Crow on Westow Street, you will get £1 off the paperback edition.

The group is growing with each month, which is great!  However, as we are in danger of exceeding our 12 attendees per session limit, please contact Rita (details below) to confirm if you will be attending at least a week before the next gathering.

Please contact Rita at rchakraborty@uppernorwoodlibrary.org or rchakraborty@lambeth.gov.uk,  by telephone on 020 8670 2551 or in person to confirm attendance, if you have any queries or special requirements.

Age: Adults
Charge: Free, but donations welcomed.

If you have the need to read, join us!

Refreshments will be available.