Ham Library

Ham Library
Ham Street
Richmond Upon Thames
Middlesex
TW10 7HR
England

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Website

E-mail

ham.library@richmond.gov.uk

Telephone

020 8734 3354

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Ham Library
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Ham Library is a public lending library offering standard text and large print books, language courses, audiobooks, CDs and DVDs. The library offers free Wi-Fi and wired internet access and use of its People’s Network computers with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint). A range of online encyclopaedias and dictionaries plus newspapers, business and family history databases are also available.
Ham Library also holds regular children’s events such as Tiny Teddies and Storytimes as well as cultural events and reading groups for adults.

Venue Type:

Library

Opening hours

Please consult our website

Admission charges

Admission free.

Additional info

Scanner, photocopier, free-to-use computers, printing, Wi-Fi.

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
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Parched City: Drinking From London's Rivers

  • 22 April 2015 7-8pm

Join Emma Jones, author of Parched City for a visual talk about London’s drinking water history. From the mid-18th century when drinking Thames water was considered healthful to 1827, when Londoners were told that the Thames was ‘destructive to health'. Then fast-forward to the 21st century when London’s tap water is proclaimed to be ‘world class’; a claim that many campaigners in the 1980s would have rejected.

Suitable for

  • 11-13
  • 16-17
  • 18+
  • 14-15

Admission

£3.00 per person, booking essential.

Website

http://www.richmond.gov.uk/home/services/libraries/events_in_libraries.htm

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