Summer Reading Challenge VolunteeringHave fun helping children read - get your Teen to volunteer this summer

Are you over the age of 14? Don't want to be bored this summer?
Help your local community this summer by volunteering at your local library!

  • Be part of a team of young people helping children develop a love for reading
  • Meet new people and gain unique experience
  • Great for your CV and personal statement!

If you want to know more take a look at the role description
Apply online using our online form:

Volunteers can work towards Vinspired awards for 10, 30, 50 or 100 hours volunteering.

CityRead London, with Reading and Slough

Join us this May as we celebrate Jessie Burton's "The Muse", with a range of events and FREE copies of her book 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:

  • Have a go at steel pans with SWIPE
    Wed 30 May 5.30pm @ Cippenham Library
    Book steel pan workshop tickets
  • 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

Download the libraries Spring brochure (April - June)

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