Friends of Tate South Lambeth Library

We are the friends of the Tate South Lambeth Library, 180 South Lambeth Road, SW8 1QP. For official information about the library, including opening hours and contact details, please visit the library’s own website here.

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National Libraries Day: Joanna Lumley, VIP demo and the history of our library

Saturday 9th February 2013 is National Libraries Day and there is plenty going on at the Tate South Lambeth Library:

Joanna Lumley Absolutely book cover


A display outlining the history of the Tate South Lambeth library.

Find out about tools for the Visually Impaired

The library will be promoting the Talking Newspapers service for the blind and visually impaired. At midday there will be a Braille machine demonstration by Roger Lewis from DTvip.

Joanna Lumley book signing

The Friends of Tate South Lambeth Library are delighted that South Lambeth’s most fabulous resident has agreed to come and sign copies of her acclaimed illustrated memoir, Absolutely,  from 2pm to 3pm. The book will be available at the very neighbourly price of £13 (RRP: £20).

Regular Saturday events

Two regular Saturday sessions organised by the Friends will be taking place as usual on that day.

Gardening Group (between (3-4pm)
Gardening Group team members will be available to show people what they have been up to and plans for planting.

Basic English Language classes for Portuguese Adults (2-4pm)
Volunteer teachers and the students will be available to explain what they do.






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