Events

  • Sat
    20
    Jul
    2024
    11:00 - 13:00Reading Central Library

    Abbey Square, Reading, RG1 3BQ

    Reading Central Library is holding the next Welcome to Reading Coffee Morning on Saturday 20 July from 11:00 to 13:00. If you are new to Reading or have lived here a while, please come and join us for a free and friendly cuppa. It is a chance to have a hot drink in a free and friendly session and find out more about some of the services, activities and events going on in Reading.

    We look forward to meeting you!

    Contact details
    Reading Borough Council - Central Library
    Email: info@readinglibraries.org.uk
    Phone: 0118 937 5950.

  • Thu
    25
    Jul
    2024
    15:00 - 17:00Hexham Community Centre

    1A Bamburgh Close, Reading RG2 7UD.

    A series of community roadshows has been launched at centres around the town, for local residents to:

    -speak with organisations including Citizen’s Advice Reading, Reading Borough Council teams and many more

    -find out what is happening at the community centre

    -have a say in future activities and events at centres.

    Come along to your local community centre to give feedback on any issues in your area, get advice and support from a range of local services and have a nice tea or coffee. There is no need to book - everyone is welcome to just drop in on the day.

     

  • Tue
    30
    Jul
    2024
    10:30 - 12:30Reading Voluntary Action

    Community Place, 3rd floor, Reading Central Library, Abbey Square, Reading RG1 3BQ

    Have you thought about volunteering but are not sure if it is right for you? Or, are you keen to get involved but not sure where to start? This free session will provide you with an opportunity to explore how volunteering can fit into your life and help you identify opportunities that work for you.

    Sessions will cover:

    • What is volunteering
    • How volunteering can help you develop employability and life skills
    • Volunteering for wellbeing
    • How to find and secure a role
    • The volunteering experience, what you should expect and how to make the most out of it
    • Accessing further free training to help you get “Volunteering Ready”

    Sessions will be run by our experienced Volunteering Development Manager Steven Hendry and are open to anyone interested in volunteering in Reading regardless of previous experience.

     

    Register to attend by completing the form found HERE or call 01189 372 273 to book your place