Summer Reading Challenge Volunteering 2018

Are you over the age of 14? Don't want to be bored over summer?

Help your local community this summer by volunteering at your local library!

Be part of a team of young people help children develop their love of reading

Meet new people and gain unique experience

Great for your CV and personal statement!

Up for the challenge? Have a look at the role description for more information

Apply here:

If you have any questions please feel free to email 


CityRead London, with Reading and Slough

This May we are joining the world's largest book group and celebrating Jessie Burton's "The Muse". We will be holding a series of events linking into the book:

  • Join us this May as we celebrate Jessie Burton's "The Muse", with a range of events and FREE copies of her book Have a go at steel pans with SWIPE
    • Sat 5 May 1.30pm @ Britwell Library
    • Wed 30 May 5.30pm @ Cippenham Library
    Book steel pan workshop tickets
  • Swinging Sixties London with Nick Dobson, at Langley Community Coffee Shop
    (first half hour will be chat and refreshments)
    Tue 15 May 10am @ Langley Library
    Book Swinging Sixties London
  • Ancestors: Tracing your African and Caribbean heritage with Paul Crookes.
    Paul will be talking about the amazing discoveries he made using the 1817 slave registry
    Wed 16 May 5.30pm @ The Curve
    Book for Paul Crookes' Ancestry talk

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