Black History Month October 2017 School visits

29 September 2017

Written by: Lambeth Libraries

Arts, culture and events - Children and young people

Black History Month is 30 years old in 2017. Lambeth Libraries welcome school visits throughout October – contact your local Library to find what’s on where and when.

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Black History Month October 2017 School visits

Black History Month School events October 2017

Lambeth Libraries welcome school visits to Black Hisory Month Events throughout October – book through your local library.

History of Anancy (year 3 to 6)

Monday 9 October, 10.30 am, Clapham Library

With Barbara Ellis author of An African Journey


Is Black History Month still important for young people today?

Friday 13 October, 11 am, Clapham Library

Discussion with Chuka Umunna MP. Booking essential Sandra Davidson 020 7926 1104


The Hidden Treasures Within

South Lambeth Library Tuesday 17 October 10.30 am

Magical story with author Lorna Liverpool


The Adventures of Zolie Zi

  • West Norwood Library, Saturday 28 October, 2.30pm
  • Brixton Library,  Monday 30 October, 10.30 am and
  • Durning Library, Tuesday 31 October, 10.30am

With author Sonya J Bowser – books and merchandise for sale

For more information

For full details of the month’s events day by day, contact Lambeth Libraries.

You can download a copy of the 24-page brochure

Contact the Lambeth service centre by email or phone 020 7926 1000

Pick up a copy from your local library

For more details of London-wide and national news about Black History Month see the BHM information pages.

For details of Children’s Library Events for individuals see Black Cultural History Month Children’s Library Events