Camden Library SAHM celebrations 2023 - Love Camden

South Asian Heritage Month - Camden Libraries Celebrations

Free events South Asian Heritage Month Camden Libraries

Come celebrate South Asian Heritage Month in a library near you!

Libraries across Camden are celebrating South Asian Heritage Month with a host of free activities and readings. See below for more details.


Kentish Town Library, NW5 2AA

  • 26 July at 11am: join author Menesh Patel for storytime and a colouring competition (ages 5-8)
  • 9 August at 11am: ancient Indian tales storytime and lotus tealight holder workshop (ages 4 – 11)
  • 16 August at 11am: ancient Indian tales storytime and banana leaf bouquet workshop (ages 4 – 11)

Kilburn Library, NW6 5UH

  • 15 August from 3:45pm to 5pm: come to a rangoli craft workshop and create a beautiful piece of traditional South Asian art, designed to bring you luck

Pancras Square Library, N1C 4AG

  • 19 August from 1pm to 2pm: a free workshop on basket weaving

All events are free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome!


Past events below

Swiss Cottage Library, NW3 3HA

  • 19 July from 4pm to 5:30pm: children's stories and crafts with Rita
  • 20 July from 6pm to 8pm: Andhra Pradesh talks with All Women Count

West Hampstead Library, NW6 1AU 

  • 24 July from 4pm to 5pm: henna art workshop
  • 26 July from 3pm to 4pm: virtual tour of South Asian cities

Highgate Library, N19 5DH

  • 25 July from 3pm to 4pm: virtual reality tour of South Asian cities

Queens Crescent Library, NW5 4HH

  • 3 August from 12pm to 5pm: celebrate South Asian heritage at Queens Crescent

Camden Libraries


Tuesday 18 July to Thursday 17 August


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