Love the libraries, love the buildings! Meet conservation architect Dr Oriel Prizeman from Cardiff University’s ‘Shelf-Life’ project on revitalising these stunning buildings.
She will talk about their past, present and future:
   •    Andrew Carnegie, the man and the ethos behind his bequests.
   •    The history of the creation of the libraries, leading on to recent history.
   •    The role the libraries have played in Britain over more than 100 years.
   •    Relations between Carnegie libraries.
   •    Architectural and heritage considerations.
   •    A look towards the future.
Tea, cake and a warm welcome from the Friends at Carnegie library, 188 Herne Hill Rd, London SE24 0DG.
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