Explore Learning Sessions at Wokingham Borough Libraries

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Free session with Explore Learning at Wokingham, Woodley and Lower Earley Libraries. To book just contact the relevant libraries.

 

Wokingham Library

 

Number bondsFor children aged 5 to 7 years old. Tuesday August 22 9.30am to 10.30am

Money madness For children aged 8 to 10 years old. Tuesday August 22  10.45am to 11.45am

Woodley Library

 

Shapes – For children aged 5 to 6 years old.Wednesday August 30 9.30am to 10.30am

PiratesFor children aged 8 to 11 years old. Wednesday August 30 10.45am to 11.45am

Lower Earley Library

Phonics for children aged 5 to 6 years old. Thursday August 31    9.30am to 10.30am

Olympics – for children aged 8 to 10 years old. Thursday August 31  10.45am to 11.45am

To book just contact the relevant library:

  • Lower Earley Library (0118) 931 2150
  • Wokingham Library (0118) 978 1368
  • Woodley Library (0118) 969 0304

Animal Mystery with Reading University this Summer at Wokingham Borough Libraries

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Come and catch a criminal with Chemistry! Just drop in for fun experiments and story fun with Reading Universities Chemistry Outreach Team.

 Running at the following libraries:

  • Lower Earley Library Tuesday August 8 10.30am to 12.30pm
  • Woodley Library Wednesday August 9 10.30am to 12.30pm
  • Wokingham Library Thursday August 10 10.30am to 12.30pm

 

Just drop in to take part, for families with children aged 4 to 11 years old.

For more information, please contact the relevant library:

  • Lower Earley Library (0118) 931 2150
  • Wokingham Library (0118) 978 1368
  • Woodley Library (0118) 969 0304

Children’s Summer Events 2017 at Wargrave Library

Children’s Summer Events 2017 at Wargrave Library

Animal Agents Activity Session

Activity session for children aged 12 and under. £1.50 charge

Wednesday August 9        9.30am to 10.15am

Farmyard Fun

Come and hear stories and rhymes about farmyard animals and take part in a fun craft activity. For children aged 7 and under. £1.50 charge

Wednesday August 23       9.30am to 10.15am

All events are drop in or for more information please call Wargrave Library on 0118 940 4656

Wargrave Library, Woodclyffe Hostel, Church Street Wargrave RG10 8EP  (0118) 9404656 email libraries@wokingham.gov.uk

Opening Hours:

  • Monday 10am-12noon and 2pm-5pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am-1pm and 2pm-5pm
  • Friday 2pm-5pm
  • Saturday 9.30am-1pm

* For events marked with asterisk please call the library on 0118 940 4656 to book a place.

To renew your books online visit: http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/libraries/libraries-online/search-renew-and-reserve-items/

 

 

Rainforest Discovery at Wokingham Borough Libraries

Rainforest Discovery

Quirks Animal Roadshow will take children on a journey through the rainforest, allowing children to interact with the animals that live there. For families with children aged 4 to 12 years old. Please phone to book a place, £ 4 per child.

Spencers Wood Library Thursday August 3           10am to 11am

Lower Earley Library Thursday    August 3             1pm to 2pm

Winnersh Library Thursday August 3       3pm to 4pm

Woodley Library Tuesday             August 22           10.30am to 11.30am

Maiden Erlegh Library Tuesday  August 22           2pm to 3pm

 

Please call the relevant library to book a place

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Lower Earley Library (0118) 931 2150
  • Maiden Erlegh Library (0118) 966 6630
  • Spencers Wood Library (0118) 988 4771
  • Winnersh Library (0118) 979 7519
  • Woodley Library (0118) 969 0304

Animal Mystery with Reading University at Wokingham Borough Libraries this Summer

800px-University_of_Reading_logo_svgAnimal Mystery with Reading University

Come and catch a criminal with Chemistry! Just drop in for fun experiments and story fun with Reading Universities Chemistry Outreach Team.

 Running at the following libraries:

  • Lower Earley Library Tuesday August 8 10.30am to 12.30pm
  • Woodley Library Wednesday August 9 10.30am to 12.30pm
  • Wokingham Library Thursday August 10 10.30am to 12.30pm

 

Just drop in to take part, for families with children aged 4 to 11 years old.

For more information, please contact the relevant library:

  • Lower Earley Library (0118) 931 2150
  • Wokingham Library (0118) 978 1368
  • Woodley Library (0118) 969 0304

Children’s Summer Events 2017 at Twyford Library

Children’s Summer Events 2017 at Twyford Library

Animal Agents Activity Session

Drop in Activity session for children aged 12 and under. £1.50 charge

Tuesday August 1      11am to 12noon

Farmyard Fun

Just drop in to hear stories and rhymes about farmyard animals with craft activity. For children aged 7 and under. £1.50 charge

Tuesday August 15      11am to 11.45am

Mini Bug Models

Come and create some plasticine bugs in this fun modelling session for children aged 8 and over. Place must be booked, £2.50 charge.

Monday August 21      2.30pm to 3.30pm

Twyford Library, Polehampton Close, Twyford, Berkshire, RG10 9RP

Telephone 0118 934 0800 or E-mail libraries@wokingham.gov.uk

Opening hours:

  • Monday 2pm -7pm
  • Tuesday and Friday 10.30am-5pm
  • Saturday 9.30am -12.30pm

To renew your books online visit: http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/libraries/libraries-online/search-renew-and-reserve-items/

 

 

The Magical Adventures of Pinocchio at Woodley Library

The Magical Adventures of Pinocchio at Woodley Library

The Blue fairy once again weaves her magic by giving a kind carpenter his wish; to have a child to warm the house and his heart, this family musical takes you on Pinocchio’s adventure through the troublesome times with Stromboli and his circus, the monstrous whale and becoming a donkey!

Alas you shan’t fear as the blue fairy is always near and is happy to make all right again, wish upon a star with us in Woodley library, meet the characters, dance with Pinocchio and Jiminy Cricket and learn circus tricks with Stromboli!

At Woodley Library on Monday August 7 from 2.30pm to 3.30pm 

For families with children of all ages. £5 charge, Please contact Woodley Library  on 0118 969 0304 to book your place.

Woodley Library Children’s Summer Events 2017

Woodley Library Children’s Summer Events 2017

Guide Dogs Morning – Just drop into learn and meet guide dogs and their owners. Take part in some fun activities.

Monday July 31               10am to 12noon

Animal Agents Activity Sessions – Talk about your Summer Reading Challenge books and other activities with our Summer Reading Challenge Volunteers. Just drop in!

Every Wednesday August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30        2.15pm to 3.30pm

Explore Learning – Phonics – Free session for children aged 5 to 6 years old.

Wednesday August 2              9.30am to 10.30am

Explore Learning – Olympics* – Free session for children aged 8 to 10 years old.

Wednesday August 2              10.45am to 11.45am

Animal Agents Activity Sessions – Talk about your Summer Reading Challenge books and other activities with our Summer Reading Challenge Volunteers. Just drop in!

Every Friday August 4, 11, 18, 25 September 1      10.45am to 12noon

The Magical World of Pinocchio* – Musical Theatre from The Enchanted Players. For all the family. £5 charge, per person.

Monday August 7               2.30pm to 3.30pmAnimal Mystery with Reading University – Just drop in for experiments with Reading Universities Chemistry Team. For children aged 4 to 11 years old.

Wednesday August 9               10.30am to 12.30pm

Doggy Tales and craft – Just drop in and hear from the Dog Trust about how to look after your dog. For children aged 4 to 11 years old.

Thursday August 10              11am to 12noon

Art Club – Artists session, for children aged 7 to 11 years old. £2 charge.

Thursday August 10              3.45pm to 4.45pm

Farmyard Fun – Drop in for stories, rhymes, colouring and animal crafts for children aged 7 and under, £1.50 charge

Monday August 14               10.15am to 11am

Sand Art – Create a sand art picture with Kids Bee Happy with Maddi. Just drop in, £3 per picture, for children aged 4 to 11 years old.

Monday August 21  10.30am to 11.30am

Rainforest Discovery* – Quirks Animal Roadshow will take children on a journey through the rainforest, allowing you to interact with the animals that live there. For families with children aged 4 to 12 years old. £4 charge.

Tuesday  August  22   10.30am to 11.30am

Explore Learning – Shape and measurement – For children aged 5 to 6 years old. Please call to book a place.

Wednesday August 30            9.30am to 10.30am

Explore Learning – Pirates– For children aged 8 to 11 years old. Please call to book a place.

Wednesday August 30            10.45am to 11.45am

Woodley Library, Headley Road, Woodley, Berkshire, RG5 4JA Telephone 0118 969 0304 or E-mail libraries@wokingham.gov.uk

Opening hours :

  • Monday 9am-1pm
  • Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 9am-5pm
  • Thursday 9am-7pm
  • Saturday 9.30am-4pm
  • Sunday 10.30am-4pm

To renew your books online visit: http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/libraries/libraries-online/search-renew-and-reserve-items/

 

 

Children’s Summer Events 2017 at Wokingham Library

Wokingham Library Children’s Summer Events 2017 

Animal Agents Activity Sessions – Talk about your Summer Reading Challenge books and other fun activities with our Summer Reading Challenge Volunteers.   Just drop in!

Every Monday July 31, August 7, 14, 21      2.15pm to 3.30pm

Explore Learning – Shape *– For children aged 5 to 6 years old.

Tuesday August 1            9.30am to 10.30am

Explore Learning – Pirates* – For children aged 8 to 11 years old.

Tuesday August 1            10.45am to 11.45am

Animal Agents Activity Sessions – Talk about your Summer Reading Challenge books and other fun activities with our Summer Reading Challenge Volunteers.   Just drop in!

Every Wednesday August 2, 9, 16, 23, 30      10.45am to 12noon

Author visit from Katrina Charman* – Katrina will read some of her stories, answer questions and do a fun cat themed activity. For children aged 7 to 11 year olds.

Friday August 4             10.30am to 11.30am

Author visit from Sarah Barfield* – Meet the author of ‘The Adventures of Zed and Dez’ followed by a fun secret gadget activity. For children aged 5 to 9 years old.

Saturday August 5            10.30am to 11.30am

Animal Mystery with Reading University – Just drop in, experiments with Reading Universities Chemistry Team. For children aged 4 to 11 years old.

Thursday August 10             10.30am to 12.30pm

Art Club* – Artists session, for children aged 7 to 11 years old. £2 charge.

Friday August 11            3.45pm to 4.45pm

Fur and Feathers* – Meet some Birds of Prey with talk and hands on experience. For families with children aged 5 and over.   £4 charge.

Monday August 14            11.30am to 12.30pm

Farmyard Fun – Drop in for stories, rhymes, colouring and animal crafts for children aged 7 and under, £1.50 charge

Wednesday August 16           2pm to 2.45pm

Explore Learning – Number bonds * – For children aged 5 to 7 years old.

Tuesday August 22             9.30am to 10.30am

Explore Learning – Money madness * – For children aged 8 to 10 years old.

Tuesday August 22            10.45am to 11.45am

Sand Art  –  Just drop in and create a sand art picture with Kids Bee Happy with Maddi. £3 per picture, for children aged 4 to 11 years old.

Wednesday August 23           10.30am to 12.30pm

Back to School Relax Kids Taster session * With Relax Kids, for children aged 8 to 12 years old. £3 charge.

Monday September 4           10.30am to 11.30am

*All events are drop in, unless marked with an asterisk  please call Wokingham Library on 0118 978 1368  to book a place.

Wokingham Library, Denmark Street, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 2BB Telephone 0118 978 1368 or E-mail libraries@wokingham.gov.uk

Opening hours:

  • Monday 9.30am -7pm
  • Tuesday 9.30am-5pm
  • Wednesday 9.30am-4pm
  • Thursday 9.30am -7pm
  • Friday 9.30am-5pm
  • Saturday 9.30am-4pm

To renew your books online visit: http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/libraries/libraries-online/search-renew-and-reserve-items/

Children’s Events at Arborfield Pop-up Library July 2017

Children’s Events at Arborfield Pop-up Library July 2017

Farmyard Fun Come and hear stories and rhymes about farmyard animals and take part in a fun craft activity. For children aged 7 and under. £1.50 charge Just drop in! Monday July 31      2pm to 2.45pm

Animal Agents Activity Session Come and make some fun arts and crafts inspired by animals. For children aged 12 and under, £1.50 charge.  Just drop in! Monday  July 31     3pm to 3.45pm

Poetry and short story competition for children and young people Write a poem or short story in less than 500 words on the theme of “Freedom”.  Hand into your local library, with book themed prizes.  Closing date Saturday September 16.

Just drop in to any of the events at Arborfield Pop up Library, The British Legion, Eversley Road, Arborfield, RG2 9PR or call 07801 664 520.

It will be open every Monday 2pm to 7pm and Saturday 9.30am to 12.30pm.

To renew your books online visit: http://www.wokingham.gov.uk/libraries/libraries-online/search-renew-and-reserve-items/

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