Friends of Tate Library

 

  • Library Closures

    Library Closures

    With all our libraries closed, Lambeth has circulated the leaflet above – click here to see all of it. The key messages are: – don’t worry about overdue books; – …
  • Coronavirus

    Coronavirus

    In light of government advice in the current crisis, all walks, talks and other events organised by the Brixton Society are cancelled or postponed until further notice.
  • Percy Phillips: Adventures with Electricity

    Percy Phillips: Adventures with Electricity

    The Friends of Tate Library Brixton will be welcoming local musician and writer Peter Phillips to the library to give a presentation about the life and work of his Grandfather, …
  • Christmas Community Day

    Christmas Community Day

    Lots to see and do in the Tate Library, Brixton on Saturday 21st December from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.
  • Berlin Blues Cabaret October 3rd 2019

    Berlin Blues Cabaret October 3rd 2019

    A free event on Thursday 3rd October National Poetry Day 2019 at 7pm in the Tate Library Brixton, presented by Stephen Duncan and supported by the  Friends of Tate Library Brixton. …
  • Local History Fair

    Local History Fair

    Each year the Lambeth Heritage Festival takes places throughout Lambeth, throughout September. A full brochure for the Festival may be downloaded here: bit.ly/HeritageFestival2019. A one day Local History Fair is …
  • Wake Up to Tai Chi

    Wake Up to Tai Chi

    The free Tai Chi classes on Saturday mornings, organised by the Friends of Tate Library Brixton (part of the Brixton Society) are already proving very popular. If you think you …
  • Free Craft Classes

    Free Craft Classes

    Free craft classes are now running in the Tate Library Brixton. The  sessions cover both soft wool knitting, crochet and paper crafts and will develop as instigated by participants. They …
  • Windrush Square Greening Workshop

    Windrush Square Greening Workshop

    Friends of Windrush Square (FoWS) and Friends of Tate Library Brixton (FoTLB) join forces to work around Windrush Square and the Library premises behind the railings.  Our volunteers partake in …
  • New Local History Book

    New Local History Book

    Our latest local history publication is The Tate Library, Brixton. It tells the story of how the library came to be built and the benefactor, Henry Tate, who caused it …