Reading groups and library events
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Event: Lingfield Library - your chance to get involved (16 Jun 2014) http://t.co/rAEfnGZ5IM— Surrey Libraries (@SurreyLibraries) May 30, 2014
Don't forget to come along to our Saturday stories at: Bushey at 11am London Colney at 11am St. Albans at 2.15pm— Herts Libraries (@HertsLibraries) May 30, 2014
National Reading Programmes
Richard and Judy’s book club
Richard and Judy’s book club - Calling all book lovers, The Richard and Judy's Book Club is the ideal place to get recommendations, see author interviews and hear from other readers.
World Book Day
World Book Day - World Book Day is the biggest celebration of its kind, anywhere. Millions and millions of book vouchers given out, great free books for kids, excitement everywhere (on blogs, in newspapers, on TV and in schools, libraries and, of course, bookshops), people coming together (including lots and lots of young readers) in a big, loud, happy celebration of reading.
From the Reading Agency
Six book challenge
One in six adults struggles to read. The Reading Agency’s Six Book Challenge improves the chances in life for people who find reading difficult by building their reading confidence and motivation.
Reading Groups For Everyone
Reading Groups for Everyone is spreading the word and celebrating all the great things that reading groups, writing groups and book clubs offer.
Join Reading Groups for Everyone and Find a group near you Add groups you run. Get offers and promotions too.
Summer Reading Challenge
Summer Reading Challenge challenges children aged 4 to 11 to read six books during the long summer holiday.
There is a different theme each year. Children can read whatever they like - fact books, joke books, picture books, audio books - just as long as they are borrowed from the library.