Regular Events for Children at Local Libraries

Subjects include reading, arts and crafts, languages and Lego

Here's what's on offer:


Love reading? Enjoy talking about books? Then Chatterbooks is for you. Fun, free activities and discussions about books.

Chatterbooks are open to library members aged 5 to 12 years old. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.

Hammersmith Library One Tuesday a month, 3.45pm - 4.45pm. Contact the library for more information
Askew Road Library Second and fourth Friday of the month, 2pm - 3.30pm This group is for home educated children.
One Saturday a month, 10.45am - 12 noon Contact the library for more information

Children's arts and crafts clubs

Fulham Library, Monday of the month, 4pm - 5pm. Term time only. Suitable for children aged 5+, children under the age of 8 must be supervised at all times. There is a charge of 50p per child per session to cover the cost of materials.
Shepherd's Bush Library Tuesday, 3.45pm - 4.45pm Term time only.
Askew Road Library Wednesday 3.30pm - 4.45pm. Suitable for Children aged 5+.Children under the age of 8 must be supervised at all times.There is a charge of 50p per child per session to cover the cost of materials.
Hammersmith Library Thursday, 3.45pm - 4.45pm

Children and families' games club

Askew Road Library Saturday, 10.30am -12 noon and Thursday, 4pm - 5.30 pm.
Children aged 5+ Children under the age of 8 must be supervised at all times

Code club

Shepherd's Bush Library Thursday 3.45pm - 4.45pm
Fulham Library, Wednesday 4pm - 4.45pm

French clubs for kids

Shepherd's Bush Library Friday, 6pm - 7pm. Term time only. Suitable for children 5+, under 8s need to be accompanied by an adult.

Homework clubs

Shepherd's Bush Library, Maths homework club, Monday, 4pm - 6pm; English homework club
Wednesday, 4pm - 6pm; English and maths homework help for children aged 7- 11 Saturday, 10.15am - 11.30am. Term time only.
Hammersmith Library Monday & Thursday, 4.30pm – 5.30pm and Sunday 3pm - 4pm.Term time only
Fulham Library Tuesday 3.45pm - 5.45pm Term time only

IXL Club

Shepherd's Bush Library, Tuesday 5pm - 6pm. Using the IXL online learning experience, students from Phoenix Academy will help children practise their maths and English. Term time only.

Italian story, play and rhyme time

Shepherd's Bush Library Thursday, 11am - 12 noon
Hammersmith Library, Monday 11.30am - 12.30pm
Weekly playgroups with stories and rhymes in Italian. £5 donation per session. No need to book, just come along.

Lego club

Askew Road Library, Thursday 4pm - 5.30pm and Saturday 3pm - 4pm.Term time only. For children aged 5+. Children under the age of 8 must be supervised by an adult.
Shpherd's Bush Library, Saturday 3.30pm - 4.30pm

Reading support

Hammersmith Library, Friday, 3.45pm - 4.30pm. Join a reading club with a difference, offering some extra help and encouragement. For children aged 5 to 10.
Shepherd's Bush Library Saturday, 2.30pm - 3.30pm. Come along to Izzy's Reading Corner - one to one reading support for primary school aged children. Term time only.

Under fives story and rhyme time sessions

Please arrive before the advertised time and be aware that some sessions can become busy and full very quickly. To ensure the safety of the children/parents and other library users at times staff will need to limit the number of participants.

Askew Road Library Under fives, Tuesday, 10.45am - 11.30am and Thursday, 10.45am - 11.30am. Baby Bounce, Friday, 11am - 11.30am Term time only.
Fulham Library Baby Bounce, Monday, 10.45am - 11.15am For the under ones.
Under fives , Tuesday & Thursday, 10.45am - 11.15am Term time only except during the summer holidays
Hammersmith Library Rhyme time, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday, 10.30am - 11.15am For the under fives. Spanish under fives, Wednesday, 10.30am - 11am.
Shepherd's Bush Library, Rhyme time, Monday, 2.15pm - 3pm and Saturday, 11am - 11.30am. Under fives, Tuesday, 10.30am - 11.15am and Wednesday, 10.30am - 11.15am.

January 9, 2019