Library news & events

Events, activities and courses

Regular events at your local library

Check out what events happen each week in the Library @ The Curve! Check out what events happen each week in Langley Library Check out what events happen each week in Cippenham Library Find out what's on at Britwell every week

Black History Month 2018Wide range of events for Black History Month this October 2018

This autumn we have some amazing shows and events on offer linking into Black History Month including:

For adults and young people at The Curve

  • National Poetry Day - 4 October 6.30pm
    Empoword returns for its 3rd year celebrating National Poetry Day with us, but this time with a Black History theme - FREE
  • For A Black Girl - 16 October 7.30pm
    Despite what people think - racism and sexism do exist! Explore what it means for one girl - Tickets £12 each or £40 or a group of 4!
  • WOKE - 20 October 7pm
    Ashow about civil rights and the African American experience - Tickets £12 each or £40 for a group of 4

For children

  • Animate Black History   23 & 25 October at all our libraries
    Anansi and Africa themed sessions with local author and artist Shannel Joseph of Animation Expressions
  • Storytelling and Drama workshops with Freshwater Theatre 23 & 26 October at all our libraries
    Themed around Caribbean & African stories

Plus look out for some special film screenings and craft sessions.

Book tickets for Black History Month and more online

Download Black History Month Brochure

Find out more about what's going on in libraries and The Curve in Slough this autumn What's on in October, November and December?

Find out more about our exciting programme! We will be celebrating Black History Month, The Big Draw as well as celebrating Diwali, and more.

    Look out for:
  • Libraries Week 8-13 October
    Celebrate what you love about libraries - look out for quizzes, crafts and more
  • Big Draw along with Nick Sharratt 24 Oct 2pm at The Curve
    Tickets Children: £5, adults £6 or £20 for a family of 4
  • Reading and Drawing workshop with the author of Biracial Butterfly
    26 October at 11am at Langley, 2.30pm at The Curve
    Reserve your FREE place online!

Book Tickets for all our events online
Download the October - December 2018 brochure

Join us at The Curve for Beauty and The Beast Pantomime this Christmas Slough Pantomime returns - Beauty and the Beast

Be our Guest and join us from Saturday 15th December 2018 until Monday 24th December 2018 at The Curve, Slough as we travel on a magical pantomime journey of love & friendship. The battle is on for strong minded Beauty and loveable Dame Nellie, as they attempt to reverse the Evil Enchantress’ spell.

This high energy, traditional panto is packed with belly laughing jokes, well-known hit pop songs, slapstick comedy and plenty of audience participation!

Book Panto Tickets online

LEGO® is at your local libraryLEGO Sessions

LEGO® and DUPLO® are now available at your local library!

DUPLO® Sessions:

Langley Library- Every Tuesday 2-3pm and every Friday 11.45am-12.45pm
Cippenham Library- Every Wednesday 10.45-11.45am
Britwell Library- Every Friday 11.15am-12.15pm

LEGO® Sessions:

Langley Library- Every Saturday 10.30-11.30am
Cippenham Library- Every Saturday 10.30-11.30am
Britwell Library- Every Saturday 11.30am-12.30pm

Don't forget to book your FREE tickets at:

Home Slough - developing Slough's creative futureVolunteer with arts and culture programming in Slough

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Why not become a creative connector!

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