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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
24
Fri
2019
Family History Sessions @ Thatcham Library @ 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/

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

Family History Sessions @ Newbury Library @ 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

English Conversation Group @ Lambourn Library @ Lambourn Library
May 24 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Lambourn Library @ Lambourn Library | Lambourn | England | United Kingdom

English Conversation Group

For non-English speakers – Every Friday, 2.00-3.00pm at Lambourn 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/30283

Craft and Colouring Club @ Theale Library @ Theale Library
May 24 @ 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Craft and Colouring Club @ Theale Library @ Theale Library | Theale | England | United Kingdom

Craft and Colouring Club (for adults)

Fridays, 2.15-3.30pm at Theale Library (Starts 7th September)

Bring along your craft project to work on or your felt pens and enjoy a char while you’re being creative. We do have some materials for you to use, colouring pencils and wool etc.

For more information, please contact the library:

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

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

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/35326

Art Group @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham library
May 24 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Art Group @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham library | England | United Kingdom

Art Group

Every Friday, 2.30-4.30pm at Thatcham Library

Bring your paints, pastels or pencils.

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

May
25
Sat
2019
Free Advice on Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and Dyscalculia @ Hungerford Library
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Is someone in your family struggling at school or work?

Don’t know how to help or where to get advice?

With 1 in 10 individuals in the UK exhibiting signs of dyslexia, then this might be the reason why they are struggling.

Local Dyslexia Specialist, Jacqui Flisher, runs a free advice session on the 2nd Saturday of the month at Hungerford Library in West Berkshire for anyone will concerns about dyslexia, dyspraxia, dysgraphia and dyscalculia.

There will be practical help and advice for:

  • Dyslexia in the workplace
  • How to claim Disabled Students’ Allowance whilst studying at university for Dyslexic Students
  • Getting a formal assessment of Dyslexia
  • The 37 Characteristics of Dyslexia
  • Is Dyslexia Inherited?
  • The Dyslexic Thinking/Learning Style
  • What your child’s school should be doing to help
  • Screening for Dyscalculia
  • Visual Stress

No appointment needed, just turn up. If you can’t make the session, then Jacqui can be contacted on 07787 127771 or visit http://www.a-new-way.co.uk for more information.

Coffee and Croissants @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library
May 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Coffee and Croissants @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library | England | United Kingdom

Coffee, Croissants & French Conversation

With the Hungerford Twinning Association

Once a month on a Saturday, 10.30-12.00pm at Hungerford Library.

For more information, please contact the library.

Twitterhttps://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

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

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/35190

Craft Club @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham Library
May 25 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Craft Club @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham Library | England | United Kingdom

Craft Club @ Thatcham Library

For children aged between 3 and 10 years old.

Last Saturday of the month, 10.30-11.30am.

For more information, please contact the library.

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/29654

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

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

May
26
Sun
2019
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.

May
27
Mon
2019
‘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.

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/

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
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

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

May
29
Wed
2019
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

Funfit Combo For Kids & Adults @ ZE-PT
May 29 @ 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
Mini Life-Savers Course @ Marlborough Rugby Football Club
May 29 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Mini Life-Savers Course @ Marlborough Rugby Football Club | England | United Kingdom

This fun, hands-on first aid session for 5 – 9 year olds is taught by Louise Worsley, a qualified, enthusiastic trainer who is an ex-secondary school teacher, a primary school mum and DBS checked. The session is tailored to the age group and is full of practicals to make them fun and memorable:

Parents are not required to stay but can use the free car park and walk 10 minutes to the lovely shops and cafes on Marlborough high street.

The cost per person includes handouts, a certificate of attendance and nut-free refreshments.

Private groups for any ages can also be arranged so do get in touch if this date is not suitable.

Teen Aiders First Aid Course @ Marlborough Rugby Football Club
May 29 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Teen Aiders First Aid Course @ Marlborough Rugby Football Club | England | United Kingdom

Teenagers need skills and confidence to look after themselves and each other as they spend more time away from adults and are liable to take more risks causing injuries and illness, so knowing basic First Aid is vital.

The cost per person includes handouts, a certificate of attendance and nut-free refreshments.

These sessions are tailored to the age group and are full of practicals to make them fun and memorable.

Private groups for any ages can also be arranged so do contact Louise Worsley at 07887 562613 or hello@worsleytraining.co.uk if this date is not suitable.

 

Knit & Natter @ Burghfield Common Library @ Newbury Library
May 29 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Knit & Natter @ Burghfield Common Library @ Newbury Library | England | United Kingdom

Knit & Natter at Burghfield Library

Drop in and bring your knitting with you.

Starts Wednesday 16 May, then fortnightly on Wednesdays, 2.30-4.30 pm.

For more information, please contact the library:

01189 833632 or email: burghfieldlibrary@westberks.gov.uk

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

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

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30281/Burghfield-Common-Library-Events

May
30
Thu
2019
Computer Lessons @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham library
May 30 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
Computer Lessons @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham library | England | United Kingdom

Computer Lessons for beginners

Every Thursday morning at Thatcham Library.

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/

Chess Club @ Thatcham Library
May 30 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Chess Club @ Thatcham Library | England | United Kingdom

Chess Club

Every Thursday, 3.30-4.30pm, in term time only – suitable for children over 6 years.

Please contact the library to book in advance as spaces are limited:

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/35194

Twitterhttps://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

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

May
31
Fri
2019
Family History Sessions @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham library
May 31 @ 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/

Craft & Chat @ Hungerford Library @ Hungerford Library
May 31 @ 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

Family History Sessions @ Newbury Library @ Newbury Library
May 31 @ 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

English Conversation Group @ Lambourn Library @ Lambourn Library
May 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
English Conversation Group @ Lambourn Library @ Lambourn Library | Lambourn | England | United Kingdom

English Conversation Group

For non-English speakers – Every Friday, 2.00-3.00pm at Lambourn 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/30283

Craft and Colouring Club @ Theale Library @ Theale Library
May 31 @ 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Craft and Colouring Club @ Theale Library @ Theale Library | Theale | England | United Kingdom

Craft and Colouring Club (for adults)

Fridays, 2.15-3.30pm at Theale Library (Starts 7th September)

Bring along your craft project to work on or your felt pens and enjoy a char while you’re being creative. We do have some materials for you to use, colouring pencils and wool etc.

For more information, please contact the library:

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

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

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/35326

Art Group @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham library
May 31 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Art Group @ Thatcham Library @ Thatcham library | England | United Kingdom

Art Group

Every Friday, 2.30-4.30pm at Thatcham Library

Bring your paints, pastels or pencils.

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