Library events

Changes to the library service due to coronavirus

Find out what's happening in your library

Fulham and Shepherds Bush Libraries are operating a limited service from their main entrances. You can bring your items for return to these libraries and collect items you have ordered through the Select and Collect service from Monday-Saturday 10am-5pm.

Askew Road library and Hammersmith Library are still closed but their book return boxes are open for customers to place the items they want to return.

Summer reading challenge

Love reading and looking for something fun to do this Summer? Why not be part of our Silly Squad and challenge yourself by reading 6 books between now and 20 September.

Summer reading challenge - meet the Silly Squad

John Kirk's Storytelling Sessions - As part of our Summer Reading Challenge program we are pleased to present John Kirk's storytelling throughout the summer. We have a range of fantastic stories, all classics that you are bound to enjoy!

Check our Facebook page every Monday and Wednesday at 6pm from 3 August - 9 September 2020

Zoolab fun via Zoom

This year come and meet Zoolab’s fabulous team of animals via Zoom on Aug 12 at 3pm.

Follow the Zoom instructions on our Facebook post for a fun afternoon.

Summer in the City

Meet Our Scientists - The Invention Rooms summer holiday programme

Summer in the City - Libraries and learning

Online groups

Under 5’s and book groups are available on our Facebook page

In addition to the scheduled activities there are book reviews, quotes, poems and quiz’s.

Craft posts:

  • Tuesday 2pm
  • Thursday 2pm
  • Saturday 2pm

Under 5s :   

  • Tuesday 10:30 (Live)
  • Thursday 10:30

Storytelling :

  • Monday 6pm
  • Wednesday 6pm
  • Friday 6pm

Hammersmith Library Reading Groups

Hammersmith library reading groups meet on the last Wednesday of every month from 6 -7pm and on the second Saturday of every month from 10.30 -12 noon. Please contact Kathleen at to find out more about these reading groups.

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