Free events and activities in Wandsworth libraries for the autumn half term holiday.

Monday 23 10-11.30am Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Drama Workshop
A free acting workshop for young people aged 8-12 run by theatre company Baseless Fabric. Please call to book a place.
11am-12pm Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Timekeepers
Battersea Art Centre’s Moving Museum Time Keepers comes to Tooting Library for a free event. Join us for a packed workshop all about toys. Explore toys from the past and take part in a creative Time Keepers story. Suitable for ages 4-7. Please call to book a place.
2pm Battersea Park Library , 020 7720 4122
Creepy Creative Writing
Write your own creepy tale for Halloween with this spooky workshop from Explore Learning. For children ages 8-11 years. Places are free but limited and booking is essential.

Tuesday 24 10.30-11am Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Make friends with Phonics!
A fun and active phonics workshop run by Explore Learning for ages 5+ Booking required for this free event
11-11.45am Southfields Library, 020 8780 1945
Story Time With Author Jane Porter
Jane will be doing a special story time with puppets, reading the the book ‘Wings!’ (written by Paul Stewart, published 2016 by Otter Barry Books and out in paperback since August this year).
12-1.30pm Battersea Library, 020 7223 2334
Drama Workshop
A free acting workshop for young people aged 8-12 run by theatre company Baseless Fabric. Please call to book a place
2.30-4pm Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Story Time
A special Diversity Month story time featuring stories from around the world followed by a craft activity. Drop in, no booking required. Stories 2:30-3:00pm Craft 3:00-4:00pm
3-4pm Southfields Library, 020 8780 1945
Tiger Colouring
Cut out and colour in your own tiger to celebrate half term.
3:30-5pm Battersea Library, 020 7223 2334
Games from Around the World
Drop in to play some diverse games from around the world. Try your skills at Oware, Chess, Snakes and Ladders, and more! Free.

Wednesday 25 October
11am-12pm Battersea Library, 020 7223 2334
Space Mission with Explore Learning
Learn all about the universe and everything in it! Stretch your skills to infinity and beyond! This alien inspired literacy workshop will help you crack your creative writing. For ages 8 to 10. Free, but booking essential.
11am-12pm Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
Grammar and Punctuation 1
Join Explore Learning for this free session for children aged 5-7 years. Please call to book a place.
12.30-1.30pm Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
Grammar and Punctuation 2
Join Explore Learning for this free session for children aged 7-9 years. Please call to book a place.
1-2 pm York Gardens Library, 020 7223 2341
Space Mission with Explore Learning
Learn all about the universe and everything in it! Stretch your skills to infinity and beyond! This alien inspired literacy workshop will help you crack your creative writing. For ages 8 to 10. Free, but booking essential.
2pm Balham Library, 020 8673 1129
Italian Storytime with Carlotta
Special storytime for 3-5 year olds.

Thursday 26 9.30–10.30am Northcote Library, 020 7223 2336
Story Time and Craft Activity
Halloween themed stories, then stay and craft something spooky 11am-12pm Putney Library, 020 8780 3085
Grammar and Punctuation 1
Join Explore Learning for this free session for children aged 5-7 years. Please call to book a place.
12.30-1.30pm Putney Library, 020 8780 3085
Grammar and Punctuation 2
Join Explore Learning for this free session for children aged 7-9 years. Please call to book a place.
2-4pm Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Put Yourself in the Picture!
Have you ever wanted go where the Wild Things are? Put yourself into this famous story at a fantastical ‘BIG DRAW’ workshop for ages 7+, Booking required for this free event
3pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Italian Storytime with Carlotta
Special storytime for 3-5 year olds.

Friday 27 10 30am-12pm Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Asian Classical and Dance Workshop and Performance
Raghini Rajgopal and her students will perform classical and folk dances from India. Folk dances are numerous in number and style and vary according to the local traditions of the respective state, ethnic or geographic regions. Contemporary dances include refined and experimental fusions of classical, folk and Western forms. You will get the opportunity to join the group of dancers and try your dancing skills in the library!
10.30am Battersea Park Library , 020 7720 4122
Mini Yoga With a Halloween theme
For children aged 3-8 years. Free but booking is essential. Click here to book https://www.universe.com/miniyoga-at-batterseaparklibrary
2.30pm-4pm Balham Library, 020 673 1129
Asian Classical and Dance Workshop and Performance
Raghini Rajgopal and her students will perform classical and folk dances from India. Folk dances are numerous in number and style and vary according to the local traditions of the respective state, ethnic or geographic regions. Contemporary dances include refined and experimental fusions of classical, folk and Western forms. You will get the opportunity to join the group of dancers and try your dancing skills in the library!

Saturday 29
10.30-11.30am Southfields Library, 020 8780 1945
Make a Paper Plate Mask for Halloween
A craft session for children aged 3 and above.
2.30-3pm Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Autumn Story Time
Come to our children’s autumn story time and stay for some seasonally themed colouring afterwards Drop in, no booking