Library friends groups

Some of our libraries have local friends groups. Friends groups help to support, enhance and raise awareness of the library service by assisting with activities, and running their own activities, to provide additional facilities for the local area.


Details of library friends groups in the borough.

Friends of Ham Library

Joint Chairs: David Lamb and Jan Gare
Email for further information.

Friends of Whitton Library

Chair: Paul Hampartsoumian
Email for further information.

Junior Friends of Whitton Library

The Junior Friends of Whitton Library group hold art and craft sessions at the library every six weeks, and is open to any young person between the ages of 0-15. All activities are suitable for pre-school and primary aged children and we ask for a 50p donation to cover costs.

Email to join.

Friends of Kew Library

Chair: Helen Bartolome
Email for further information.

Setting up a group

We are keen to establish friends groups in all of our libraries. If you are interested in setting up a group at your local library email

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Updated: 14 January 2016