Made in Libraries

Made in Libraries is a pilot programme to support libraries in Westminster, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and Hammersmith and Fulham to develop as venues for learning about arts and culture and taking part in creative activities both in person and digitally.

The aims of Made in Libraries are:

  • to open up library spaces to new audiences
  • to support the local creative sector to showcase work
  • to increase public participation in creative activities in person and digitally
  • to improve health and well-being as a result of participation


Made in Libraries festival of events

  • You are here workshop at St John's Wood Library, Wednesday 8th February
  • Henry Purcell - History, Music, Heritage at Westminster Music Library, Wednesday 8th February
  • Pimlico in Movies at Pimlico Library, Wednesday 8th February
  • Community Cultural Celebration at Queen's Park Library, Thursday 9th February
  • Open mic night at Victoria Library, Thursday 9th February
  • The Pimlico Flaneur at Pimlico Library, Friday 10th February
  • Sherlock Day at Marylebone Library, Saturday 11th February
  • Let there be love at Paddington Library, Saturday 11th February
  • Chinatown photography exhibition at Charing Cross Library, Saturday 11th February, 

Find out more


How to submit an idea or proposal

To get started, please read the Made in Libraries proposal guidelines and view the Westminster library spaces gallery.

If you have an idea and would like to have an informal discussion about how your idea would work in our libraries, please read our proposal guidelines for contact details. 

Submit your proposal

You can submit your proposal at any time. There are no deadlines, but please allow enough time between when you apply and when your activity starts.

To hire our library rooms, please visit the libraries room hire webpage.

Last updated: 8 February 2017
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