Belsize Community Library


10:30 am Mindful Movement - for parents with their Under 5s

4:00 pm Little Artists Club -  for Under and Over 5s


11:00 am English Rhyme Time - for parents with their Under 5s

4:15 pm Spanish Rhyme Time - for parents with their Under 5s


11:00 am French Rhyme Time - for parents with their Under 5s

4:00 pm Homework Club - for 5-8 year olds to support reading and maths

Thursday (a non-library day):

10:00 am Connecting Parents - a local hub run by parents and carers to share information and make new friends through activities and workshops

7:00 pm (First Thursday of the Month) Open Mic - a live music and poetry event. Performers sign-up from 6:30 pm. Performances start at 7:00 pm and end at 9:00 pm.

Please consider volunteering your time or coming along to one of our activities, or join our fundraising campaign to support the library.


Membership and Lending Information

To borrow books and other resources or use the computers, you will need to become a Belsize Community Library Member. To do this please complete and return the Member Application Form, which can be downloaded here, and bring a proof of address into the library. When you have your Member Number you will be able to access the Belsize Community Library catalogue, reserve and renew items, which you can do online here.

As we are an independent community library, Camden Library cards cannot be accepted. Camden Library cards only work in libraries connected to Camden’s network.  The nearest Camden network libraries are Swiss Cottage Library and Queen’s Crescent Library.


Further Information

If you would like to book Belsize Library for an event or activity, click here for further information.

For more information on current events, please check our Facebook page or Twitter feed.

If you want to contact the Friends of Belsize Library, an independent group who we work with, click here or email