Generation X Book Group

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Generation X Book Group is looking for new members. Current members range in their twenties, thirties and forties. We read a variety of different books that the members choose themselves. Discussions coming up in 2019 include:

• Swing Time by Zadie Smith
• Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
• Tin Man by Sarah Winman
• Dear Mrs Bird by A.J. Pearce
• The Trouble With Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon
• Penguin Lessons by Tom Michell
• Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
• The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
• The Good Immigrant by Nikesh Shulka
• And many more….

We meet on the second Monday of the month in the café at Wokingham Library, 6-7pm.

We also do a range of social events including cinema and theatre trips, geocaching, book walks, pub quizzes, escape rooms and more.

If you’re looking for something to do in the new year, email bookgroups@wokingham.gov.uk

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Wokingham Borough Libraries Christmas Events at Dinton Pastures

Wokingham Borough Libraries Christmas Events at Dinton Pastures

Christmas Rhymetime

Join Wokingham Borough Libraries for a special Festive themed rhymetime. Dress in your favourite Christmas jumper and sing along with festive tunes. Suitable for families with children aged 5 and under. £2 Charge per family – up to 2 adults and 2 children

Friday December 14 11am to 11.45am

Snowy Tales and craft

Come and hear some snow themed stories and songs, then create your own snowman mask to take home and a fun Christmas jumper activity. Suitable for 2 to 8 year olds, £2 Charge per child.

Saturday December 15 11am to 11.45am

Reindeer Stories and Craft

Come and hear stories about reindeers with fun songs and create your own reindeer mask to take home and a fun Christmas jumper activity. Suitable for 2 to 8 year olds, £2 Charge per child.

Saturday December 15 9.45am to 10.30am

For further information and to book, please visit: https://booking.wokingham.gov.uk/whats-on/ or call Dinton Pastures on 0118 934 4424

Wokingham Borough Libraries Christmas Events at Dinton Pastures

Wokingham Borough Libraries Christmas Events at Dinton Pastures

Christmas Rhymetime

Join Wokingham Borough Libraries for a special Festive themed rhymetime. Dress in your favourite Christmas jumper and sing along with festive tunes. Suitable for families with children aged 5 and under. £2 Charge per family – up to 2 adults and 2 children

Friday December 14 11am to 11.45am

Snowy Tales and craft

Come and hear some snow themed stories and songs, then create your own snowman mask to take home and a fun Christmas jumper activity. Suitable for 2 to 8 year olds, £2 Charge per child.

Saturday December 15 11am to 11.45am

Reindeer Stories and Craft

Come and hear stories about reindeers with fun songs and create your own reindeer mask to take home and a fun Christmas jumper activity. Suitable for 2 to 8 year olds, £2 Charge per child.

Saturday December 15 9.45am to 10.30am

For further information and to book, please visit: https://booking.wokingham.gov.uk/whats-on/ or call Dinton Pastures on 0118 934 4424

Wokingham Borough Libraries Christmas Events at Dinton Pastures

Wokingham Borough Libraries Christmas Events at Dinton Pastures

Christmas Rhymetime

Join Wokingham Borough Libraries for a special Festive themed rhymetime. Dress in your favourite Christmas jumper and sing along with festive tunes. Suitable for families with children aged 5 and under. £2 Charge per family – up to 2 adults and 2 children

Friday December 14 11am to 11.45am

Snowy Tales and craft

Come and hear some snow themed stories and songs, then create your own snowman mask to take home and a fun Christmas jumper activity. Suitable for 2 to 8 year olds, £2 Charge per child.

Saturday December 15 11am to 11.45am

Reindeer Stories and Craft

Come and hear stories about reindeers with fun songs and create your own reindeer mask to take home and a fun Christmas jumper activity. Suitable for 2 to 8 year olds, £2 Charge per child.

Saturday December 15 9.45am to 10.30am

For further information and to book, please visit: https://booking.wokingham.gov.uk/whats-on/ or call Dinton Pastures on 0118 934 4424

Storytime with the Christmas Fairy

Storytime with the Christmas Fairy  

Come and hear festive stories and meet the Christmas Fairy.

  • Finchampstead Library Friday December 7 11am to 11.30am
  • Woodley Library Saturday December 8 11am to 11.30am
  • Lower Earley Library Monday December 10 11.15am to 11.45am
  • Wokingham Library Tuesday December 11 4pm to 4.30m

 

For children aged 8 and under, Just drop in!

With thanks to The Enchanted Players Theatre Company.

Fantastic Storytime Session with “Milo goes to the seaside” Author Rachel Jane

Storytime take over at Wokingham Library with Milo goes to the Seaside

Author Rachel Jane came and spoke to the children about her book “Milo goes to the Seaside” at Wokingham Library storytime on Tuesday 20th November. The children enjoyed the story of Milo the Campervan on his first adventure, after the story there was  Milo inspired activities.  Rachel also answered questions about being an author.

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Storytime with the Christmas Fairy

Storytime with the Christmas Fairy  

Come and hear festive stories and meet the Christmas Fairy.

  • Finchampstead Library Friday December 7 11am to 11.30am
  • Woodley Library Saturday December 8 11am to 11.30am
  • Lower Earley Library Monday December 10 11.15am to 11.45am
  • Wokingham Library Tuesday December 11 4pm to 4.30m

 

For children aged 8 and under, Just drop in!

With thanks to The Enchanted Players Theatre Company.

Wokingham Borough Libraries Christmas Events at Dinton Pastures

Wokingham Borough Libraries Christmas Events at Dinton Pastures

Christmas Rhymetime

Join Wokingham Borough Libraries for a special Festive themed rhymetime. Dress in your favourite Christmas jumper and sing along with festive tunes. Suitable for families with children aged 5 and under. £2 Charge per family – up to 2 adults and 2 children

Friday December 14 11am to 11.45am

Snowy Tales and craft

Come and hear some snow themed stories and songs, then create your own snowman mask to take home and a fun Christmas jumper activity. Suitable for 2 to 8 year olds, £2 Charge per child.

Saturday December 15 11am to 11.45am

Reindeer Stories and Craft

Come and hear stories about reindeers with fun songs and create your own reindeer mask to take home and a fun Christmas jumper activity. Suitable for 2 to 8 year olds, £2 Charge per child.

Saturday December 15 9.45am to 10.30am

For further information and to book, please visit: https://booking.wokingham.gov.uk/whats-on/ or call Dinton Pastures on 0118 934 4424