• Film Screening: Something Necessary

    Film Screening: Something Necessary On Saturday 27th July, we had the pleasure of hosting the screening of Something Necessary. ABOUT THE FILM Rated as suitable for general audiences, Something Necessary is a film…

  • Story Time at The Library

    Story Time at The Library On Saturday 22nd June, Wangari the Storyteller immersed children in story worlds at the Kaloleni Library. We also enjoyed a session with parents and guardians at the adjacent…

  • Launch of Jalada 07: After+Life

    Launch of Jalada 07: After+Life Jalada Africa launched their new anthology, Jalada 07: After+Life,at the McMillan Memorial Library on Friday 31st May. A series of reflections that bear fresh and insightful literary takes…

  • A Tribute to Maya Angelou

    A Tribute to Maya Angelou On Saturday 25th May, we hosted readings and performances of Maya Angelou’s poetry by Mumbi Kaigwa, accompanied by acoustic guitar music and original songs by Mo Pearson.

  • Easter at Makadara Library

    Easter at Makadara Library On Saturday 20th April, we hosted an Easter Fair at McMillan’s Eastlands branch (Makadara Library) with lots of fun activities for kids and young adults. We kicked off with…

  • Book Bunk at Rotary Club of Lang’ata

    Book Bunk at Rotary Club of Lang’ata On Thursday 4th April, we joined the Rotary Club of Lang’ata to share our public libraries’ restoration journey. Rotary International is made up of over 33,000…

  • Library tours: October 2018

    Library tours: October 2018 Every 2nd Saturday of the month, we host guided tours of all branches of the McMillan Memorial Library; CBD, Eastlands (Makadara) and Kaloleni. In preparation for the complete restoration…

  • Night At The Library

    Night At The Library We had a wonderful #NightAtTheLibrary last week, at the McMillan Memorial Library, CBD sharing the visions and dreams we have for it and its subsidiary branches in Eastlands and…