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Easter Activities at Reading Libraries

Fun for kids - and adults too!

Various dates throughout the Easter Holidays


420 Oxford Road, RG30 1EE

Thurs 21st March, 3.30 - 4.30pm - Easter Egg Wreath Decorations.

Thurs 4th April, 2.30 - 3.30pm - Elmer the Elephant Craft.

Tues 26th March-Sat 6th April - Libraryland Dizzy Egg Hunt & Decorate an Easter Egg Competition and Display.

  • All drop-in, £1 charge per child.



Southcote Community Hub, Coronation Square, Southcote Lane, RG30 3QP

Sat 23rd March, 10.30am - 12.00pm - make an Easter card for someone important to you.

Fri 5th April, 10.00am - 11.00am - painting kindness rocks (aprons supplied), show us how inventive you can be. 

Tues 9th April, 4.00pm - 5.00pm - crafting a spring lamb re-using bubble wrap. 

  • For children aged 3-10. All drop in, £1 charge per child. Children must be accompanied by an adult.



Church Street, RG4 8AU

Craft session for adults.

Tues 26th March, 1.30 – 3.30 - Jazz up a jam jar and create a personalised vase to hold your flowers, pens or even easter eggs! We will show you how to decorate a pot using a variety of materials. Relax, have a go and perhaps you’ll discover your hidden talents!

Tea and coffee provided.

  • Drop in event.  Suggested donation of £1.00.

Craft sessions for children

Thurs 4th April, 2.00–3.30 - Welcome spring by making a lovely spring bird with it’s own nesting box. 

Thurs 11th April, 2.00–3.30 - Make a Rocking Rabbit!

  • For children aged approximately 4 – 8 with the help of their grownups! Drop in event. Charge of £1.00 per participating child.



St Bartholomew’s Road, RG1 3QB

Tues 2nd April, 2-4pm - Come and make a Butterfly Fridge Magnet.

  • For children aged 4+. Drop-in event, charge of £1 per participating child.



South Reading Community Hub, 252 Northumberland Avenue, RG2 7PZ

Tues 2nd – Thurs 11th April - Drop-in help yourself Easter themed crafts available during opening hours, throughout the holidays. Suitable for any age child.



School Road, RG31 5AS

Tues 2nd April 10.30-11.30 - Spring Flower Craft - Join us to paint egg carton flowers.

Tues 9th April 10.30-11.30 - Ladybird Craft - Come and make your own ladybird.

  • Drop-in sessions, suitable for any age child. Charge of £1 per participating child.



Abbey Square, RG1 3BQ

Mon 8th April 10.30 – 11.30 - Supertato Veg craft! We will transforming wonky veg into superheroes!

  • Drop-in, suitable for any age child, £1 per child.

Help-yourself Easter themed crafts will also be available during opening hours throughout the school holidays.