Events at the Library

May and June 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 trainers have been offering free computer training workshops to our visitors for the past year. Unfortunately the grant funding obtained by Upper Norwood Library Trust will have run out by the end of May. If you are interested in some free IT training, please drop in on Thursday 21st May from 10am – 12pm for your last chance!

SP1Stitch Pitch: Patchwork and Quilting Workshop will next be on Monday 18th May 2015 from 10am to 12pm

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: 18th May, 1st June, 6th & 20th July 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 30th May 2.30 to 3.30pm

The fifteenth Book Club title is The Big Sleep by Raymond Chandler.The Big Sleep 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 27th June 2.30 to 3.30pmBC1

Girl in the Flammable Skirt book coverThe 16th Book Club title is The Girl in the Flammable Skirt by Aimee Bender.

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.