News and events

Stay up-to-date with the latest news and events in your library. 


  • Library news

    The library's news page is where you can find out all about the changes going on at your local library.

  • Library Service e-newsletter

    The Library Service has a monthly e-newsletter is packed with news, events and opportunities happening in your local libraries.

  • National Libraries Day

    Watch our YouTube video, celebrating National Libraries Day

Social Media

  • RBKC libraries blog

    Visit our blog and subscribe to receive regular email updates.

  • RBKC Facebook

    Come and like us on our Facebook page and have your say about your local library.

  • RBKC Twitter

    Follow us on Twitter and find out about the latest goings on from your local library.

  • Local studies blog

    'The library Time Machine', created and written by local studies librarian Dave Walker. The weekly blog glimpses into the past lives and history of Kensington and Chelsea.

Events for adults

  • Regular adults' events

    These are regular events for adults held at Kensington Central Library, Chelsea, Notting Hill Gate, North Kensington, Brompton and Kensal local libraries.

  • Special events for adults

    Information about events for adults at your library.

  • Reading groups

    Reading groups are available for those who enjoy reading and sharing their thoughts about books in an informal and relaxed atmosphere. There are reading groups for adults and children.

  • Health events

    Health events, advice and information in our libraries.

  • Jobs and career advice

    Information about job hunting and careers advice, events and workshops.

  • Online Learning from your Library

    Online Learning courses

Events for children