London Eye architects to talk at Tate South Lambeth Library

Friends of Tate South Lambeth Library are offering a unique opportunity to hear about the projects undertaken by David Marks and Julia Barfield, who have lived in Lambeth for over 30 years and have run their architectural practice from Clapham Common for more than 20. Julia will talk about a selection of their projects, both local and global, […]

Wed 20 Feb: film screening – “Tempest”


The Friends of Tate South Lambeth Library present a screening of “TEMPEST” on Wednesday 20 February 2013 at 6.45pm (doors open 6.30pm) “TEMPEST is both a celebration of contemporary urban youth culture, and a 21st Century re-imagining of Shakespeare’s last great play. 17 young actors from South London struggle to put on a production. Their […]

SPINE – Vauxhall Voices: Attention all young performance poets

SPINE Vauxhall Voices

Are you an aspiring writer, rapper, poet or spoken word artist aged 12 to 19? Do you know someone who is? Tate South Lambeth Library is hosting an exciting new FREE programme of workshops at which the work of young writers – of all kinds – are showcased. Writer and spoken word artists Malika Booker […]

Tate South Lambeth Library 2013 Art Competition

Tate South Lambeth art competition

Are you an artist? Is Tate South Lambeth Library your local? Enter the Tate South Lambeth Library Art Competition and see your work exhibited at the library for two months. There are two top prizes of £50 to be won. One winner will be chosen by a popular vote of visitors to the exhibition, the other […]

FREE talk about The British Interplanetary Society

Colin Philp, a Fellow and Council Member of The British Interplanetary Society (BIS), will give a talk at Tate South Lambeth Library on the Society and its pioneering work in space flight, its history, and its relationship to the local area. The talk is organised by the Friends of Tate South Lambeth. Tuesday 18 September 2012, 7pm (doors open […]

Tate South Lambeth Library needs your views on the future


The Friends of Tate South Lambeth Library with support from Stockwell Partnership and Lambeth Council have launched a campaign to gather your views on the future of the library. This is what they say: The Council has now agreed budgets for all libraries. Together we want to shape ideas on how the Tate South Lambeth library budget […]

Dickens, Lambeth and the River Thames: a talk at Durning Library

Dickens' Lambeth talk at Durning Library

The Friends of Durning Library have announced a new speaker for Monday 16 July – Lambeth Archivist Jon Newman explores Dickens’ overlapping accounts and descriptions of the place, and in particular of the River Thames that flowed around it and made Lambeth distinct from the rest of London. Monday 16 July 2012, 6.45 for 7.15pm […]

Friends of Tate South Lambeth: free film screening of ‘Revolution’


The Friends of Tate South Lambeth Library are screening at the Tate South Lambeth Library as part of their free monthly (every 3rd Wednesday) film night. Revolution is an award-winning documentary by young Cuban Director Mayckell  Pedrero looking at the lives and struggles of the highly acclaimed Cuban Hip Hop group Los Aldeanos. Shot in […]

Two important library meetings: Wed 23 and Mon 28 May

Here are two important events coming up via the Friends of Tate South Lambeth Library. Wednesday 23 May 2012, 6.45pm for 7.00pm Friends of Tate South Lambeth Library AGM at the Tate South Lambeth Library, 180 South Lambeth Road. Including an open discussion on the way ahead in the Cooperative Libraries regime proposed by Lambeth Council. […]