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Children’s Library

Interested in comics or documentary books? Want to have fun or to get help with school projects? Check out our children’s collection.

From Titeuf to Asterix, and from Babar to J’aime lire, children aged 12 or under will find DVDs, Comics, CDs, Talking-books and magazines in the section reserved for them in the Library.


Discover a piece of French traditional culture through tales, crafts and songs. Children from 4 to 10 years old are invited to be part of our workshops and participate in popular French events such as the Galette des Rois or Carnaval.

Members only.
Parents go free. The presence of a parent is compulsory for kids under 7.
Advance booking highly recommended. 20 children max per event.
Check the dates of the next Family Saturdays on our event page.

Please note that there will be no l’Heure du Conte in July

The Library also offers a weekly free French session for the little ones.

On Tuesdays 10.30-11am for children up to 3 years old
On Saturdays 10.30-11am for children up to 3 years old
On Saturday 11.15-11.45am for 3-7 year old children

Members only. FREE. No booking required.

Click here for library opening hours

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