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Blue Anchor Library Weekly Activities

Blue Anchor LibraryThe Blue Bermondsey has its own local public library and you won’t be short of activities and groups to join in. There are weekly and monthly events for everyone and all ages. Best part, it’s all free!

Children: weekly and monthly activities

  • Bookstart session – every Monday during term time, 10.15am to 11.45am (ages 0 to 5)
  • Knitting and Crotchet Club – every Monday, 5pm to 6pm (adults and children over 5 years old)
  • Chatterbooks – first Tuesday of every month, 4pm to 5pm (ages 5 to 12)
  • Chess Club – every Tuesday apart from the first Tuesday of each month, 4pm to 5.30pm (over 5 years old)
  • Baby and Toddler Session – every Thursday, 10.30am to 11.30am (ages 0 to 5)
  • Baby Rhyme Time – every Friday, 10.30am to 11.30am (ages 0 to 5)
  • Family Stories – every Saturday, 10.30am to 11.30am

Adults: weekly and monthly activities

  • Knitting and Crotchet Club – every Monday, 5pm to 6.30pm (adults and children over 5 years old)
  • First Tuesday Club for adults – a regular programme of talks and events, first Tuesday of the month, 10.30am to 12 noon
  • Book group – first Tuesday of every month, 7pm to 8.30pm (contact Christina Ojo for more information)
  • free computer classes and learning in libraries
  • Book Group – every Friday, 10.10am to 11am

Free learning in Southwark libraries

Learn something new today in Southwark Libraries. These are the activities at The Blue Anchor Library

  • Starting with compunters, email and the internet – Thursdays from 11am
  • Get to know your tablet or laptop – Thursdays from 2pm
  • Help with job hunting online – Thursdays from 3pm

Booking is essential for all sessions except English +: please speak to a a member of library staff or call 020 7520 2000 and ask for the Blue Anchor Library

What else is on offer


  • wheelchair access to the library
  • a disabled toilet
  • no dedicated disabled parking
  • access to Dolphin Supernova software (screen magnification and audio assistance for visually impaired)

For further information or queries, visit or email


Opening times

  • Monday 9am to 7pm
  • Tuesday 9am to 7pm
  • Wednesday closed
  • Thursday 9am to 7pm
  • Friday 10am to 6pm
  • Saturday 9am to 5pm
  • Sunday closed

Blue Anchor Library

Blue Anchor Library
Blue Anchor Library


Market Place
Southwark Park Road
SE16 3UQ

How to get there

Bus: 1, P12, 381
Tube: Bermondsey


The information provided is correct as from Feb 2018. All the events and activities are subject to changes. Please, check with the library staff for updates.


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