Regular events for children and young people

Events for children and young people

Library closures

For information about library closures and services at this time, please visit the Coronavirus service disruptions and updates page.

  • all library events and activities have been suspended
  • we will be waiving all overdue library charges during this time

Our libraries do offer many free online resources, including eBooks and eMagazines - please see the Online resources and digital library page.

For enquiries please call us on tel: 020 7361 3010 and to contact our Local Studies department, please email:


Arts and crafts

Make something new every week.

Baby rhyme time

Find out more on the Toddler mornings page.

Book club

Games and refreshments provided.

Suitable for children aged 10 years old and over.

Chatterbooks reading groups

Find out more on the Chatterbooks page.

Code club

Suitable for children aged seven to twelve.

Games club

Suitable for children aged 5 and over. Games provided - board and card games are available; ask a member of library staff.

Homework support

Brompton Library: Monday to Friday, 3.30pm to 5pm

Kensington Central Library: Monday, 3.30pm to 5pm; Tuesday, 3.30pm to 5pm, and Thursday, 3:30pm to 5pm

Chelsea Library: Monday, 5pm to 6.30pm; Tuesday, 5.30pm to 6.30pm. and Thursday, 4pm to 5pm

Kensal Library: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 3.30pm to 5pm

North Kensington Library: Wednesday, 3.30pm to 4.30pm

Notting Hill Gate Library: during library opening hours

Find out more on the Help with homework page.

Italian story, play and rhyme time - this event is cancelled until further notice

Weekly playgroup with stories and rhymes in Italian. £5 donation per session. No need to book, just come along.

Lego club

Join Talk Together London for writing stories and recreating them with Lego. club 

Children learn to code through songs, games and storytelling.

There are two age ranges: Code Creators ages 3 to 5, and Code Masters ages 6 to 11. 

For more information, email:

PottyTunity toilet training advice

Free drop-in advice sessions. More information at the PottyTunity website.

Sessions start: Friday 28 February 2020

Sing in French 

Come along and sing French nursery rhymes with Sylvie. Children of all ages are welcome.

Stay and play 

Baby rhyme time followed by craft session for older children.


Find out more on the Toddler mornings page.

Story and craft

Looking for something for the kids to do? Bring them along to our story and craft sessions. We read some fantastic stories and the children have the opportunity to get creative.