Wokingham Borough Libraries Newsletter April 2019
All our libraries will be closed on Friday April 19, Sunday April 21 and Monday April 22
Events for Adults at Wokingham Library- to book call (0118) 9781368
“Egg”cellent Easter Decorations workshop*-. Learn how to create uniquely decorated eggs for Easter. With tutor Rachel Freegard £5 charge plus cost of materials.
Saturday April 6 10am to 1pm
Book Chat for World Book Night- Come and help us celebrate World Book Night by swapping recommendations about your favourite books. Just drop-in, refreshments provided. Free Event.
Tuesday April 23 11am to 12noon
World Book Night Giveaway- We have 50 copies of the book “Artemis” by Andy Weir to give away between World Book Night on Tuesday April 23 and Saturday April 27 . Publishers have donated this exciting science fiction novel to us and we will be giving it away to the first 80 library customers who present their tickets to a member of staff and ask for a copy between those dates at Wokingham Library.
Create a Colourful Capsule Wardrobe for your Holiday– A talk with Sue Selisko from the House of Colour , Wokingham. £5 charge
Thursday April 25 5.30pm to 7pm
Archaeology Finds Surgery-Drop-in for advice about archaeological objects with our Finds Liaison Officer.
Thursday April 25 10am to 12noon
Walking Book Group– Join us for a walk around Dinton Pastures and a chat about your favourite books. Meet at the Dragonfly Café.
Thursday April 25 10.30am to 12noon
Event at Woodley Library– to book call (0118) 9690304
Movement: a missing link to your well-being. A Free workshop with Onyi Ezeh Mason
Friday April 12 11am to 12noon
What’s On for Children in Wokingham Borough Libraries
Easter 2019 Highlights
Change4Life Activity Session
Just drop in and have a go at our Sugar swap hunt, The Great Fruit and Vegetable Library Challenge and hear some healthy eating themed stories. For children aged 3 to 10 years old.
Lower Earley Library Monday April 8 11.15am to 12noon
Twyford Library Tuesday April 9 10am to 11am
Woodley Library Tuesday April 9 11.30am to 12.30pm
Wargrave Library Wednesday April 10 10.30am to 11.30am
Winnersh Library Wednesday April 10 2pm to 3pm
Spencers Wood Library Thursday April 11 10.30am to 11.30am
Finchampstead Library Thursday April 11 2pm to 3pm
Wokingham Library Friday April 12 2pm to 3pm
Children’s Theatre Show “Snuggly Rabbits Spring Adventures”
Join The Enchanted Players Theatre Company in this springtime show. Follow the bunny on her adventures as spring awakens, help her create her spring time warren and help her discover what the spring brings. Followed by a flower craft to take home. Suitable for 4 to 9 year olds. £5 charge per person, Places must be booked.
Woodley Library Monday April 8 2.30pm
Create a rocket or UFO from recyclable items, with an opportunity to learn about recycling as you create. Places must be booked. £2 charge, For children aged 5 to 12 years old.
Wokingham Library Tuesday April 9 10.30am to 11.30am
Teddy Bears Picnic at St Eligius Church Grounds, Arborfield
Bring your teddy bears and join us at St Eligius Church Grounds, Arborfield for teddy bear themed stories, rhymes and craft activities.
St Eligius Church Grounds, Arborfield Monday April 15 10am to 12noon
A Wartime Mystery with author Mary Rosambeau
Come and hear about Mary’s book “Secrets and Spies” at Wokingham Library, Set during Mary’s childhood in the 1940’s, the story is about children who find a spies suitcase radio, with a fun Morse code activity. For children aged 8 to 12 years old. Books will be available for purchase after the session. Places must be booked.
Wokingham Library Thursday April 11 11am to 11.45am
All sessions are drop in, unless otherwise stated.
A full list of our Easter activities can be found here: https://wp.me/p5mHbU-3HI
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