Tag Archives: The Old Library

Norwood Forum meeting

9529335203_b258027ecf_zFind out what’s happening in West Norwood at the Norwood Forum at 7.30pm this Wednesday, 16th March, at The Old Library , Knights Hill SE27  0HY

The Forum is a chance to have a say on services at West Norwood Health & Leisure Centre; the Norwood Road &  Tulse Hill one way system project; library -cinema project and progress on a Planning Assembly for Norwood and anything else in West Norwood that people want to talk about! All welcome.

Norwood Forum is run by local people. To get contact them email :   info@norwoodforum.org.

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Consultation on removal of one-way system

15044453151_0c425485e2_zCome along to the consultation events on removing the one-way road system, where the south circular road meets Norwood Road ,  near Tulse Hill station.

See our post dated  8/3/15 for more background information.

So far two events have been organised to discuss the impact of these proposed major works :

The first community consultation will  be at the James Wilson coffee shop, 357 Norwood Road SE27 9BQ  on Tuesday 14th April from 6.30pm

Another event will be held on Sunday 19th April 2pm at the Old Library on Knights Hill SE27 0HY.

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Youth Club at Old Library

Youth workers: Jamel & Ibtisan

Youth workers: Jamel & Ibtisan

All young people aged 11-19 and up to 25 for people with disabilities are welcome at West Norwood’s youth club in The Old Library, 16 Knights Hill SE27 0HY. Run by Rathbone, the Club nights on Tuesday & Thursday 5pm – 8pm and Friday 5pm – 9pm cover a wide range of activities. For details see: http://rathbonesociety.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Activities-2014.pdf

Rathbone are also looking for more volunteers : trustee, gardeners, cooks, youth workers and social media. If you can help contact Roy volunteers@rathbonesociety.org.uk

To book a meeting/event room at The Old Library try the online booking system: http://rathbonesociety.org.uk/the-old-library/bookings-enquiries/

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Are you a maker in West Norwood?

Come along  to a meeting on  Wednesday 28 November, 6-8pm, at the Old Library 14-16 Knights Hill SE27 0HY.

Makerhood Norwood is new network of local  makers – to support local making and skills, and promote new business and social opportunities for everyone interested in making.

All welcome:

  • Makers, whether hobbyist and professional, who are looking to promote their work and  meet other local makers;
  • Projects and organisations working in art, craft, food or other-making related areas;
  • Local residents  who’d like to join us in running the project.

It’s completely free – please let us know on Eventbrite if you are coming.

More details at http://makerhoodwestnorwood.wordpress.com/

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Decide on future of West Norwood’s youth centre

Old Library

Old Library

Lambeth council has been working with a wide range of organisations on a co-operative approach to youth centres .

In West Norwood there will be an important event at The Old Library 14 – 16 Knights Hill, London, SE27 0HY Friday 25th May 6pm – 8pm

Local residents and groups are invited to take part in deciding which organisations are going to take over local youth sites and run them instead of the council. The meeting on 25th May has been arranged at The Old Library so that organisations can present their plans to the West Norwood community. Everyone at the meeting will judge each organisation’s plans and help decide which will run youth activities at The Old Library.

For details contact Chris Sipidias on 020 7926 5570 or by email CYPSCo-operativeCouncil@lambeth.gov.uk

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