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May
20
Mon
2019
1:00 am Hoarding Awareness Week – 20th M...
Hoarding Awareness Week – 20th M...
May 20 @ 1:00 am – May 27 @ 6:00 pm
Hoarding Awareness Week - 20th May to 27th May
National Hoarding Awareness Week activities in West Berkshire from 20th to 27th May 2019   Jo Cooke, the founder of Tapioca Tidy and co-founder of Hoarding Disorders UK (a community interest company) is giving a[...]
May
23
Thu
2019
all-day Newbury Spring Festival @ various
Newbury Spring Festival @ various
May 23 all-day
Newbury Spring Festival @ various
Everybody is enthusing about the programme for the 41st Newbury Spring Festival. One of the most popular and successful festivals in the South of England, this is a chance to see world-class artists on your doorstep at[...]
May
24
Fri
2019
all-day Newbury Spring Festival @ various
Newbury Spring Festival @ various
May 24 all-day
Newbury Spring Festival @ various
Everybody is enthusing about the programme for the 41st Newbury Spring Festival. One of the most popular and successful festivals in the South of England, this is a chance to see world-class artists on your doorstep at[...]
9:30 am Family History Sessions @ Thatch... @ Thatcham library
Family History Sessions @ Thatch... @ Thatcham library
May 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Family History Sessions @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham library | England | United Kingdom
Family History Sessions Friday mornings at Thatcham Library. Free practical advice from the Berkshire Family History Society. To book a session, please contact the library: 01635 866049 http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30286 Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/
9:30 am Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
May 24 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon | England | United Kingdom
Pre-school stay and play session with bouncy castle and ball pit. Buy tickets on the door – no booking required.   Dates Every Monday & Friday (except Bank Holidays). Price £3.70 per child or £5.70[...]
9:30 am Shefford Craft Group @ Great Shefford Village Hall
Shefford Craft Group @ Great Shefford Village Hall
May 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
Shefford Craft Group @ Great Shefford Village Hall | Great Shefford | England | United Kingdom
Everyone welcome regardless of ability to these friendly and informal sessions. If you have something you’re working on, bring it along – or just turn up and expect to be inspired by the things that[...]
9:30 am Wantage Country Market @ Vale & Downland Museum
Wantage Country Market @ Vale & Downland Museum
May 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:45 am
Wantage Country Market @ Vale & Downland Museum | England | United Kingdom
Come along to this lovely country market if you are free on Friday morning and you will find wonderful chutneys, marmalades, cards, cakes and plants to buy.  Take the opportunity to meet up with a[...]
10:00 am Craft & Chat @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library
Craft & Chat @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Craft & Chat @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library | England | United Kingdom
Craft & Chat Every Friday. 10.00am-12.00pm at Hungerford Library. Drop in and bring any craft with you. For more information, please contact the library. Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/ http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30282
10:30 am Family History Sessions @ Newbur... @ Newbury Library
Family History Sessions @ Newbur... @ Newbury Library
May 24 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Family History Sessions @ Newbury Library @ Newbury Library | England | United Kingdom
Family History Sessions Friday mornings at Newbury Library. Free practical advice from the Berkshire Family History Society. To book a session, please contact the library: 01635 519900 Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/ http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30251
10:45 am Play Bridge @ Theale Library @ Theale Library
Play Bridge @ Theale Library @ Theale Library
May 24 @ 10:45 am – 12:45 pm
Play Bridge @ Theale Library @ Theale Library | Theale | England | United Kingdom
Play Bridge Beginners and experienced players welcome, every Friday, 10.45am-12.45pm at Theale Library. No need to book, just drop in. For more information, please contact the library. Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/ http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30287  

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May
25
Sat
2019
Science and Steaming Bank Holiday Weekend at Crofton Beam Engines @ Crofton Beam Engines
May 25 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Science and Steaming Bank Holiday Weekend at Crofton Beam Engines @ Crofton Beam Engines | Crofton | England | United Kingdom

Join us at our Bank Holiday steaming on Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th and Monday 27th May, 10.30 – 4.30pm.

Our beam engines will be in steam pumping over 10 tons of water a minute to the top of the Kennet and Avon Canal, our friendly volunteers will be on hand to explain how things work, the Engineman’s Rest cafe will be open and we will be celebrating life at Crofton in the 1920s.

Talks

Saturday 25 May
“The most extraordinary man – the life and legacy of James Watt, 1736-1819”
by Dr Chris Rice. 12 noon.

“The Lunar Society of Birmingham”
by Dr Sally Dickson. 2:15pm

Sunday 26 May
“The Power to Change the World – James Watt: A Life in 50 Objects”
by Dr Malcolm Dick, followed by launch and signings of his new book of the same name. 2:15pm

Monday 27 May
“The Steam Engines of James Watt”
by Bill Whitehead. 2.15pm

Activities

Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
“Physics in the Freezer” – a fun talk and demonstration of the effects of liquid nitrogen and the science behind it. Presented by staff and pupils of Badminton School. 12:00 and 15:15 both days

Saturday 25, Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
Stirling Heat Engine Demonstration – a demonstration of how these engines work and the science and engineering behind them, as well as some physics tricks! Presented by the University of Bristol and sponsored by the Institute of Physics. Throughout the day, all three days

Saturday 25, Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
Mechatronics – a display and information about Crofton’s National Lottery Heritage Fund supported Mechatronics project and the fascinating things we are learning about the historic engines using advanced measurement techniques. Throughout the day, all three days

Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Open Studios 2019 @ Studio 67
May 25 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Studio 67

  • Shirley Cartey
  • Janet Mary Ford
  • Andi Mulholland

Painting Sculpture Printmaking
Mixed Media
Open through May from

  • 11am – 5pm
  • 4/5/6/11/12/18/19/25/26/27 May

BBQ with Magician @ Thatcham Court BUPA Care Home
May 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
BBQ with Magician @ Thatcham Court BUPA Care Home | England | United Kingdom

BBQ with Magician, Thatcham Court BUPA Care Home
Everyone welcome, refreshments served –
come and join us
For more information please contact:
Sue Butterworth 01635 503410 / 07387 258245
sue.butterworth@westberks.gov.uk
or
Alison Sidwell 01635 282189 / 07584 006967
alison.sidwell@westberks.gov.uk

May
26
Sun
2019
Didcot Railway Push and Pull Steam Event @ Didcot Railway Center
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Didcot Railway Push and Pull Steam Event @ Didcot Railway Center | England | United Kingdom

This is a Steam Day, so you will be able to view their collections of locomotives, coaches, wagons and buildings as described in the Centre Guide and in their Guidebook (available for purchase from their shop or at the entrance) and enjoy the various facilities and exhibits.

Discover Brunel’s Broad Gauge and the 1930s Engine Shed. Visit the GWT Museum and their restoration workshops. Watch the modern pasenger and freight trains from their Picnic Area.

You can walk around the only surviving steam age loco depot in its original condition, and get up close to their large collection of locomotives which are so much more impressive when seen from ground level. Why not explore the rest of the centre including the Archie Trail, the Science Learning & Railways interactive exhibition and visit their shop and refreshment room?

In addition, you will be able to:

  • Ride in coaches from the 1930s behind some of their Great Western steam locomotives, or in their Steam Railmotor or Diesel Railcar. We have two running lines, ‘The Main Line’ and ‘The Branch Line’ with trains normally running on either or both of them. You may ride as many times as you like as there is no extra charge
  • Watch the trains go past. There are frequent journeys on their running lines so you will have plenty of opportunity to take photos from vantage points alongside the tracks as well as ride on the trains

Check their Locomotive Roster to see what we expect to be running on your next visit.

You can buy tickets online at any time prior to the day of your visit – or buy them at the entrance on arrival.

Science and Steaming Bank Holiday Weekend at Crofton Beam Engines @ Crofton Beam Engines
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Science and Steaming Bank Holiday Weekend at Crofton Beam Engines @ Crofton Beam Engines | Crofton | England | United Kingdom

Join us at our Bank Holiday steaming on Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th and Monday 27th May, 10.30 – 4.30pm.

Our beam engines will be in steam pumping over 10 tons of water a minute to the top of the Kennet and Avon Canal, our friendly volunteers will be on hand to explain how things work, the Engineman’s Rest cafe will be open and we will be celebrating life at Crofton in the 1920s.

Talks

Saturday 25 May
“The most extraordinary man – the life and legacy of James Watt, 1736-1819”
by Dr Chris Rice. 12 noon.

“The Lunar Society of Birmingham”
by Dr Sally Dickson. 2:15pm

Sunday 26 May
“The Power to Change the World – James Watt: A Life in 50 Objects”
by Dr Malcolm Dick, followed by launch and signings of his new book of the same name. 2:15pm

Monday 27 May
“The Steam Engines of James Watt”
by Bill Whitehead. 2.15pm

Activities

Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
“Physics in the Freezer” – a fun talk and demonstration of the effects of liquid nitrogen and the science behind it. Presented by staff and pupils of Badminton School. 12:00 and 15:15 both days

Saturday 25, Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
Stirling Heat Engine Demonstration – a demonstration of how these engines work and the science and engineering behind them, as well as some physics tricks! Presented by the University of Bristol and sponsored by the Institute of Physics. Throughout the day, all three days

Saturday 25, Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
Mechatronics – a display and information about Crofton’s National Lottery Heritage Fund supported Mechatronics project and the fascinating things we are learning about the historic engines using advanced measurement techniques. Throughout the day, all three days

Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Open Studios 2019 @ Studio 67
May 26 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Studio 67

  • Shirley Cartey
  • Janet Mary Ford
  • Andi Mulholland

Painting Sculpture Printmaking
Mixed Media
Open through May from

  • 11am – 5pm
  • 4/5/6/11/12/18/19/25/26/27 May

Soulful Selfcare @ Hampstead Norreys Village Hall
May 26 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Soulful Selfcare @ Hampstead Norreys Village Hall | Hampstead Norreys | England | United Kingdom

Sunday afternoon of yoga, long relaxation and afternoon tea Sun 26 May in Hampstead Norreys.

This is an afternoon of yoga; time to restore some balance with like-minded people.

Do you want more yoga but cannot afford more than an afternoon?

Then why not join me to explore yoga both the asana, the philosophy, enjoy a long relaxation and afternoon tea. Restore, relax, recharge. Experience the amazing benefits of yoga with exploration of asanas different to your regular weekly class. Learn practical poses and powerful breathing techniques, meditation, with simple chanting.

26th May and 1st September are set in the wonderful village Hall at Hampstead Norreys, RG18 0XF.

7th July is at White Horse Yoga Centre, Devizes, SN10 2LT.

Investment £30 (suitable for ALL abilities). Contact Kim on info@kalmnkindyoga.co.uk or 07811 385411. Please visit http://kalmnkindyoga.co.uk for all dates.

Sunday Pizza Night at the Queens Arms in East Garston @ Queens Arms
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sunday Pizza Night at the Queens Arms in East Garston @ Queens Arms | England | United Kingdom

Most of the restaurants and pubs may be shut of a Sunday evening – but not the Queens Arms. Just as the last Sunday lunches are being cleared away, we’re firing up our pizza ovens ready for that last part of the weekend…

Pizzas are available from our wood-fired oven every Sunday from 5 to 8pm. They are also available for private parties and functions and when requested in advance.

Super thin and crispy and gluten-free dough also available on request.

Choose from our traditional toppings, Queens specials – or make your ow.

Prices start at £9 up to £14, £1 per extra topping.

May
27
Mon
2019
Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
May 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon | England | United Kingdom

Pre-school stay and play session with bouncy castle and ball pit.

Buy tickets on the door – no booking required.

 

Dates

Every Monday & Friday (except Bank Holidays).

Price

£3.70 per child or £5.70 for two.

Monday Rhymetime @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham Library
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Monday Rhymetime @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham Library | England | United Kingdom

Monday Rhymetime at Thatcham Library

Rhymetime for under 3’s at Thatcham Library.

Every Monday in term time, 10.00-10.20am.

For more information, please contact the library.

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30286

Music Mondays, Wantage @ Vale & Downland Museum
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Music Mondays, Wantage @ Vale & Downland Museum | England | United Kingdom

For under 5s – come and join Music Mondays.  Join in with traditional songs and rhymes accompanied by live music.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Spaces are limited so please book in advance by calling or e-mailing (see above), or pop into the Museum.

There is a suggested donation of £2 per family.

‘Alfie Meets’ Under 5s Group @ Vale and Downland Museum
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
'Alfie Meets' Under 5s Group @ Vale and Downland Museum | England | United Kingdom

Come and join Alfie Bear as he meets different objects and people from Wantage past and present.

This is an under 5’s group aimed at children aged 3-5 years but all ages welcome.

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Spaces are limited so please book in advance.

Suggested donation of £2 per family.

Didcot Railway Push and Pull Steam Event @ Didcot Railway Center
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Didcot Railway Push and Pull Steam Event @ Didcot Railway Center | England | United Kingdom

This is a Steam Day, so you will be able to view their collections of locomotives, coaches, wagons and buildings as described in the Centre Guide and in their Guidebook (available for purchase from their shop or at the entrance) and enjoy the various facilities and exhibits.

Discover Brunel’s Broad Gauge and the 1930s Engine Shed. Visit the GWT Museum and their restoration workshops. Watch the modern pasenger and freight trains from their Picnic Area.

You can walk around the only surviving steam age loco depot in its original condition, and get up close to their large collection of locomotives which are so much more impressive when seen from ground level. Why not explore the rest of the centre including the Archie Trail, the Science Learning & Railways interactive exhibition and visit their shop and refreshment room?

In addition, you will be able to:

  • Ride in coaches from the 1930s behind some of their Great Western steam locomotives, or in their Steam Railmotor or Diesel Railcar. We have two running lines, ‘The Main Line’ and ‘The Branch Line’ with trains normally running on either or both of them. You may ride as many times as you like as there is no extra charge
  • Watch the trains go past. There are frequent journeys on their running lines so you will have plenty of opportunity to take photos from vantage points alongside the tracks as well as ride on the trains

Check their Locomotive Roster to see what we expect to be running on your next visit.

You can buy tickets online at any time prior to the day of your visit – or buy them at the entrance on arrival.

Science and Steaming Bank Holiday Weekend at Crofton Beam Engines @ Crofton Beam Engines
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Science and Steaming Bank Holiday Weekend at Crofton Beam Engines @ Crofton Beam Engines | Crofton | England | United Kingdom

Join us at our Bank Holiday steaming on Saturday 25th, Sunday 26th and Monday 27th May, 10.30 – 4.30pm.

Our beam engines will be in steam pumping over 10 tons of water a minute to the top of the Kennet and Avon Canal, our friendly volunteers will be on hand to explain how things work, the Engineman’s Rest cafe will be open and we will be celebrating life at Crofton in the 1920s.

Talks

Saturday 25 May
“The most extraordinary man – the life and legacy of James Watt, 1736-1819”
by Dr Chris Rice. 12 noon.

“The Lunar Society of Birmingham”
by Dr Sally Dickson. 2:15pm

Sunday 26 May
“The Power to Change the World – James Watt: A Life in 50 Objects”
by Dr Malcolm Dick, followed by launch and signings of his new book of the same name. 2:15pm

Monday 27 May
“The Steam Engines of James Watt”
by Bill Whitehead. 2.15pm

Activities

Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
“Physics in the Freezer” – a fun talk and demonstration of the effects of liquid nitrogen and the science behind it. Presented by staff and pupils of Badminton School. 12:00 and 15:15 both days

Saturday 25, Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
Stirling Heat Engine Demonstration – a demonstration of how these engines work and the science and engineering behind them, as well as some physics tricks! Presented by the University of Bristol and sponsored by the Institute of Physics. Throughout the day, all three days

Saturday 25, Sunday 26 & Monday 27 May
Mechatronics – a display and information about Crofton’s National Lottery Heritage Fund supported Mechatronics project and the fascinating things we are learning about the historic engines using advanced measurement techniques. Throughout the day, all three days

Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Open Studios 2019 @ Studio 67
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Studio 67

  • Shirley Cartey
  • Janet Mary Ford
  • Andi Mulholland

Painting Sculpture Printmaking
Mixed Media
Open through May from

  • 11am – 5pm
  • 4/5/6/11/12/18/19/25/26/27 May

Afternoon Book Group @ Theale @ Theale Library
May 27 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Afternoon Book Group @ Theale @ Theale Library | Theale | England | United Kingdom

Afternoon Book Group

Last Monday of the month, 1.30-2.30pm at Theale Library.

For more information, please contact the library.

Twitterhttps://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/35195

Duplo Play Sessions @ Theale Library @ Theale Library
May 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Duplo Play Sessions @ Theale Library @ Theale Library | Theale | England | United Kingdom

Duplo Play Sessions

For toddlers and preschoolers:

  • Mondays, 1.30-3.00pm all year round
  • Wednesdays. 10.45am-12.15pm half-term and holidays

An informal session to have fun with Duplo. Younger siblings welcome – we have a few baby toys to play with as well.

For more information, please contact the library.

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30287

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

Coffee & Craft @ Pangbourne Library @ Pangbourne Library
May 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Coffee & Craft @ Pangbourne Library @ Pangbourne Library | Pangbourne | England | United Kingdom

Coffee and Craft

Every Monday in term time, 2.00-4.00pm at Pangbourne Library.

Drop in and bring any craft with you.

For more information, please contact the library.

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30285

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

Family History Sessions @ Theale Library @ Theale Library
May 27 @ 2:15 pm – 4:45 pm
Family History Sessions @ Theale Library @ Theale Library | Theale | England | United Kingdom

Family History Sessions

Every Monday, 2.20pm-4.45pm at Theale Library.

Learn to use Ancestry.com for your personal research.

No need to book, just drop in. For more information, please contact the library.

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30287

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

May
28
Tue
2019
Five-day National Pool Lifeguard Qualification at the Northcroft Leisure Centre @ Northcroft Leisure Centre
May 28 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

This course includes the National Pool Lifeguard Qualification, First Aid at Work plus the AED module.

Applicants must be 16 years old prior to the first date of the course and meet the following basic fitness criteria:

Be able to jump or dive into deep water
Be able to swim 50 metres in no more than 60 seconds
Be able to swim 100 metres continuously on front and back

The course runs from Tuesday 28 May to Saturday 1 June inclusive, 9am to 6pm.

Funfit Combo For Kids & Adults @ ZE-PT
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Funfit Combo For Kids & Adults @ ZE-PT | Greenham | England | United Kingdom
Keep up the fitness with Kate Duncan, Zak Elliot and the kids over the half term in a cool new fitness studio with lots of fun fitness elements including boxing!
2 HALF TERM FUN FITNESS classes for kids and or adults!!!
Tuesday May 28th10am 
10 places only in each class 🙂 Filling up fast! You must pre-book on 07562655877 or  zumbakat1234@gmail.com
Involving calming introduction, music, games with exercise including cardio, core work and stretching.
Anyone can do it!!
£6 each
ZE-PT and Kate Duncan
Unit 7 Galaxy House,
Greenham Business Park,
Greenham, Thatcham,
RG19 6HR
Thursday Rhymetime @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham Library
May 28 @ 10:00 am – 10:30 am
Thursday Rhymetime @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham Library | England | United Kingdom

Thursday Rhymetime @ Thatcham Library

Rhymetime for under 3’s – Songs, nursery rhymes and stories presented by the West Berkshire Central Family Hub.

Last Thursday of the month, 10.00-10.20am.

Fore more information, please contact the library:

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30286

Rhymetime @ Newbury Library @ Newbury Library
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 am
Rhymetime @ Newbury Library @ Newbury Library | England | United Kingdom

Rhymetime for under 3 years

Every Tuesday and Wednesday, 11.00-11.20am at Newbury Library.

For more information, please contact the library.

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30251

Art Group @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Art Group @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library | England | United Kingdom

Art Group

Every Tuesday, 2.00-4.00pm at Hungerford Library.

Bring your paints, pastels or pencils.

Please contact the library for more information:

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30282

Cancer Support Group – Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cancer Support Group – Hungerford and Surrounds @ Bear Hotel, Hungerford

Cancer Support Group for peopling living with or affected by cancer and/or their carers and loved ones past and present.

A friendly and welcoming new local group, they warmly invite you to join us for free tea/coffee & cake, whether you want to share experiences, listen, seek information or meet people.

“Nobody gets nervous when I mention ‘The Big C’ It’s a shared experience not a conversation stopper”

  • Meets last Tuesday of the Month
  • Bear Hotel 2pm to 4pm
Inflatable Pool Session – May 2019 @ Hungerford Leisure Centre
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Inflatable Pool Session - May 2019 @ Hungerford Leisure Centre | England | United Kingdom

Fun inflatable session at the Hungerford Leisure Centre pool.

Participants must be able to swim.

Normal swimming prices apply  ie children £3.10 or £2.10 with West Berkshire card.

Knit and Natter @ Lambourn Library @ Lambourn Library
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter @ Lambourn Library @ Lambourn Library | Lambourn | England | United Kingdom

Knit and Natter

Every Tuesday, 2.00-4.00pm at Lambourn Library.

Drop in and bring your knitting with you.

For more information, please contact the library.

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30283

Family Nightjar Walk – Greenham Common @ Greenham Common
May 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join BBOWT on this short walk to Sandleford heath (from the Pyle Hill Car park), to witness the amazing night-time antics of the nightjar – the weird churring, the bizarre wing clapping and the enigmatic “gwip” call.

Having arrived back in May from their winter holidays in Africa, these birds are now setting up territories wherever they can find suitable heathland habitat for rearing their young .

Wrap up warm for this evening walk; the ground can be uneven so sturdy footwear is essential. Insect repellent is a good idea, as is a torch for the walk back to the cars by which time it will be almost dark. Binoculars may also be useful before it gets too dark.

The event is free, but donations will be accepted on the day.

May
29
Wed
2019
Wednesday Rhymetime @ Wantage Library @ Wantage Library
May 29 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Wednesday Rhymetime @ Wantage Library @ Wantage Library | United Kingdom

Wednesday Rhymetime @ Wantage Library

Join in with our fun free Rhymetime sessions for the under-fives! There will be plenty of singing and nursery rhymes, as well as some soft toys and musical instruments to play with!

Choose from one of two sessions: 9.30am-10am or 10.30am-11am.

https://www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/residents/leisure-and-culture/libraries/find-library/wantage-library

Computer Lessons for beginners @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library
May 29 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 am
Computer Lessons for beginners @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library | England | United Kingdom

Computer Lessons for beginners

Every Wednesday morning at Hungerford Library

To book a session, please contact the library: 01488 682660

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30282