What’s On in Wokingham Libraries for Adults
There’s lots of events on for adults this November so why not sign up for one of our talks or workshops.
Battle’s Over-Library Activities to commemorate the end of World War One
Wokingham in War and Peace: How the town coped during and after the First World War. A talk with Peter Must of the Wokingham Society and Local Historian Jim Bell. £3 charge
Wokingham Library, Tuesday November 6 10.30am to 11.30am
Charity Coffee Morning- Come and join us for coffee and cakes, money raised will go to the Poppy Appeal
Lower Earley Library, Thursday November 8, 10am to 12noon
Reminiscence Sessions-Discuss how the world war affected your ancestors. Free Event, just drop-in.
Wokingham Library, Thursday November 1, 10.30am to 2noon
Woodley Library, Thursday November 29 10.30am to 12noon
There will be a special display of pictures showing how Wokingham celebrated the peace in Wokingham Library November 5-17
Poppy Making Craft Activity – make poppies to decorate the library and commemorate the end of the war-until November 10 at Wokingham Library.
Art History talks-with Dalila Castelijn, £7 charge
All sessions run 2pm to 4pm at Wokingham Library
Session 1-Edward Burne Jones Thursday November 1
Session 2 –Art and the French Revolution Thursday November 8
Session 3-The Wallace Collection Thursday November 15
Session 4-Bauhaus Thursday November 22
Book Chat- Join us for book recommendations and coffee, just drop-in. Free Event
Wokingham Library Thursday November 15 11am to 12noon
Quilling Workshop-with a Festive theme. £3charge
Wokingham Library Thursday November 22 10.30am to 12noon
Festive Fun for the Thrifty- Use fun paper folding techniques and recycled objects to create unique, individual festive decorations. Tutor Rachel Freegard. £5 charge
Wokingham Library Saturday November 24 10am to 1pm
Wokingham Library Wednesday Book Group– A new daytime book for people who enjoy reading and discussing books
Wednesday November 28 and the last Wednesday in each month. 10.30am to 11.30am
Festive Quiz Evening– Quiz evening to raise money for charity. £3 charge, please call to book a place.
Woodley Library Friday November 30 6.30m for a 7pm start
Wokingham Winter Carnival- help celebrate the Carnival on Sunday November 25 at Wokingham Library 11am to 4pm
- Santa’s Grotto with Home Start open 11am to 3pm
- Berkshire Maestros – Free Mini Maestros workshop 11.15am to 11.45am and 12.45am to 1.15pm
- Berkshire Maestros – Guitar Group 2.15pm to 2.45pm
- Punch and Judy Show 12noon to 12.30pm
- Magic Show 1.30pm to 2pm
- Wokingham Library Coffee Shop open 11am to 3.30pm
What’s On in Wokingham Libraries for Children
Children’s Chess Club* – For young people aged 8 years old and over.
Woodley Library Thursday November 1 3.30pm to 5pm
Dad and Baby Rhymetime – Fun rhymes for babies and dads. Free, Just drop in!
Wokingham Library Saturday November 3 10am to 10.30am
Read Me, Make Me
Drop in and join in with our Read Me, Make Me, craft activity. for children aged 7 and under. Just drop in!
Wargrave Library Saturday November 3 10.30am to 11am
Children’s Origami Club* – For children aged 7 and over, 50p charge
Wokingham Library Tuesday, November 6 4pm to 4.45pm
Children’s Book Group* – Themed monthly discussion about books, For children aged eight to ten years old. Places must be booked. 50p charge.
Lower Earley Library Monday November 19 3.45pm to 4.30pm
Lego Club* – For children aged 5 to 10 years old. 50p charge per session.
Winnersh Library Every Thursday (term-time only) 4pm to 4.45pm
Rhymetime – Rhymes for under 5’s and their parents, Just drop in! Free Event
Spencers Wood Library Thursday November 1, 15 10.15am to 10.45am
Finchampstead Library Friday November 9, 16, 23, 30 11am to 11.30am
Woodley Library Tuesday November 13 10.30am to 11am
Twyford Library Tuesday November 20 11am to 11.30am
Lower Earley Library Tuesday November 27 10.30am to 11am
Winnersh Library Wednesday November 28 10.15am to 10.45am
Storytime – Stories and rhymes for children aged 5 and under. Free
Finchampstead Library Friday November 2 11am to 11.30am
Spencers Wood Library Monday November 5 4pm to 4.30pm
Wokingham Library Tuesday November 6, 13, 20, 27 4pm to 4.30pm
Woodley Library Saturday November 10 11am to 11.30am
Lower Earley Library Monday November 12 11.15am to 11.45am
Twyford Library Tuesday November 20 4pm to 4.30pm
Storytime take over at Wokingham Library with Milo goes to the Seaside
“Come and join author Rachel Jane to listen to Milo goes to the Seaside at Wokingham Library storytime on Tuesday 20th November at 4pm. Enjoy the story of Milo the Campervan on his first adventure and see if, with the help of his friend Billy the Bird, he will make it to the seaside for the day he has always dreamt of!
Stay after the story to take part in Milo inspired activities as well as ask Rachel any questions you may have about being an author!”
Wokingham Library Tuesday November 20 4pm to 4.30pm
Wokingham Borough Libraries contact details
|Arborfield Library 0780 1664520
Finchampstead Library (0118) 908 8176
|Twyford Library (0118) 934 0800
Wargrave Library (0118) 940 4656
|Lower Earley Library (0118) 931 2150
Spencers Wood Library (0118) 988 4771
|Winnersh Library (0118) 979 7519
Wokingham Library (0118) 978 1368
||Woodley Library (0118) 9690304
A selection of our events are listed above, for all of our events visit: http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/libraries/whats-on-in-our-libraries/