February Events and Activities

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Thursday 1
3.30-6.30pm Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Harry Potter Night
3:30-4:30pm: Harry Potter craft: Make a broomstick bookmark or a flying owl 4:45-5:30pm: If you are nuts about Harry Potter then join our one off Harry Potter reading group and discuss your favourite things about the books with other fans. Share Potter facts and get a special Harry potter quiz booklet to take home for ages 8-14approx. Plus special mystery magical guests!

Friday 2
10-10.30am, Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Spanish Story Time
A Spanish language story time for children.

Monday 5
4-4.40pm Battersea Library 020 7223 2334
Safer Internet Day Story Time
Learn about staying safe and friendly online through stories! Plus play a fun emoji game.

Wednesday 7
7-8pm Putney Library, 0208 780 3085
Sensation - An Evening of Entertainment
Isabel Losada’s focus is on sex in the context of long term, monogamous, heterosexual (because that’s the group she’s in) relationships. She explores a wide range of experiential workshops to educate herself and learn everything you always wanted to know about sex between consenting adults that love each other – but were afraid to ask! @IsabelLosada

Saturday 10
10.30am Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Chinese New Year Crafts
A craft activity for children to mark the Chinese New Year.
11am Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Saturday Knitting Club
For children aged 7+ and their parents or carers
11am-12pm Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
Craft Day
Design your own book bag at this session for adults. 50p per person. To join in please contact Roehampton Library.

Sunday 11
2.30-4.30pm, Battersea Library,
communitechlondon@gmail.com
Tech and Tea
Come along, ask questions and learn something new about technology (from phones to printers!). All are welcome. Meet new people in your community and enjoy some free tea and biscuits. CommuniTech London is a student run organisation bringing together flexible volunteering and tech support in the Battersea area. On Twitter @CommuniTechLDN

Monday 12
10-11am Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
Celebrate Chinese New Year
Fun activities for children including masks, lanterns, and sing-and dance.
11am-12pm Balham Library, 020 8673 1129
Valentine Story And Craft Activity
Stories and more for children aged 2+
2-3pm
Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Pancake Day
Stories and pancake craft, drop in for children of all ages.
3pm Battersea Park Library, 020 7 720 4122
Explore Learning workshop: Put a spring in your step
A reading and writing workshop for ages 7-10 years. Free but booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
3-4pm Northcote Library, 020 7223 2336
Valentine’s Day Craft Activity
Love is in the air…..A special craft activity in the Children’s Library
4-4.40pm Battersea Library, 020 7223 2334
Valentine’s Story Time
Share some sweet stories of love and friendship. Valentine’s Day colouring to follow.

Tuesday 13
9.45 Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Pancake Day Rhyme Time
A pancake themed Baby Rhyme Time
10-11am Southfields Library, 020 8780 1945
Celebrate Chinese New Year
Fun activities for children including masks, lanterns, and sing-and dance.
10:30-11:30am Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Fun with Phonics
Join the team form Explore learning and they have fun with the wonderful world of Phonics for ages 4-6(approx.) booking required. On Twitter @exploretutors
2pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Pancake Day Rhyme Time
A pancake themed Baby Rhyme Time
2.30-4pm Tooting Library, 020 8 767 0543
Valentine’s Day Stories and Craft Activity
Valentines story time 2:20-3:00. Followed by Valentines craft 3:00-4:00pm, drop in for all ages.
2.45-3.45pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Explore Learning workshop: Put a spring in your step
A reading and writing workshop for ages 7-9 years. Free but booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
3.30-4.30pm Battersea Library 020 7223 2334
Chinese New Year Crafternoon
Help us ring in the Year of the Dog with a paper lantern craft. Recommended for ages 4+. Free. Drop in.
4pm Battersea Park Library, 020 7 720 4122
Valentine’s Day Stories and Craft Activity
Love is in the air…..A special storytime and Valentine’s day colourings and card making
6pm Battersea Library, 020 7223 2334
Holocaust Memorial Day
Dr Helena Duffy talks about Jan Karski and his efforts to stop the Holocaust while working as a courier between the underground resistance in Poland and the Polish government-in-exile in London. This event is rescheduled from 30/01/18

Wednesday 14
10-11am Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Celebrate Chinese New Year
Fun activities for children including masks, lanterns, and sing-and dance.
11am-12pm Balham Library, 020 8673 1129
Be a Master Maths Sorcerer
A free session for children aged 5-7 years with Explore Learning. Please book in advance as places are limited. On Twitter @exploretutors
11am-12pm Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
Explore Learning workshop: Put a spring in your step
A reading and writing workshop for ages 7-9 years. Free but booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
11am, 1pm & 3pm Southfields Library, 020 870 1945
Cat Protection Talks
Free cat care talks in the Children’s Library for any one who has or wants a cat. With the Cats Protection League.
11.45am-12.15pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Dancing Mumz
Fantastic well loved dance and fitness class for mothers. Get fit, improve core strength and flexibility, while you tend to your child when necessary. Suitable for all levels.
12.30-1.30pm Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
Explore Learning Workshop: Take a Seat on the King’s Throne
A free learning workshop for children aged 9-11 years. Booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
1-2pm York Gardens Library, 0207 223 2341
Explore Learning Workshop: A Knight’s Journey to the King’s Throne
Join Explore Learning in medieval times as we help you on your quest to becoming a grammar knight and build your confidence to become fearless learners of the future! Free, but booking essential. Ages 7-9. On Twitter @exploretutors
2.30-3.30pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Valentine’s Day Stories and Craft Activity
Love is in the air…..A special storytime and Valentine’s day colourings and card making
3-4pm Battersea Library, 020 7223 2334
Explore Learning Worshop: A Knight’s Journey to the King’s Throne
Join Explore Learning in medieval times as we help you on your quest to becoming a grammar knight and build your confidence to become fearless learners of the future! Free, but booking essential. Ages 7-9. On Twitter @exploretutors

Thursday 15
9.30-10.30am Northcote Library, 020 7223 2336
Chinese New Year Story Time and Craft Session
Children’s stories and a craft activity for the Year of the Dog
10-11am Balham Library, 020 8673 1129
Celebrate Chinese New Year
Fun activities for children including masks, lanterns, and sing-and dance.
11am-12pm Putney Library, 020 8780 3085
Explore Learning workshop: Put a spring in your step
A reading and writing workshop for ages 7-9 years. Free but booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
11am-12pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Explore Learning workshop: Superhero Shapes
An educational workshop for ages 4-6 years. Free but booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
11.30am-12.30pm Balham Library, 020 8673 1129
Chinese New Year Story Time and Craft Session
A Story Time and craft session in the Children’s Library
12.30-1.30pm Putney Library, 020 8780 3085
Explore Learning workshop: Take a Seat on the King’s Throne
A free learning workshop for children aged 9-11 years. Booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
2-4pm Tooting Library, 020 8 767 0543
Chinese New Year
Make a lucky dog friend to celebrate Chinese new year drop in for all ages.
2-3pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Explore Learning workshop: A Knight’s Journey to the King’s Throne
A free learning workshop for children aged 5-7years. Booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
3-4pm Northcote Library, 020 7223 2336
Chinese New Year Craft Activity
A craft activity for the Year of the Dog in the Children’s Library
3.45pm Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Chinese New Year Story Time
Stories to start the Year of the Dog
5-6pm Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Percy Jackson Quiz
Do you know your Cyclops from your Pegasus? Prove it at this quiz for 7-11 year olds.

Friday 16
9.30-11am Balham Library, 020 8673 1129
Messy Play With Balham Children's Centre
For children under 5 years. In the library hall. Places are limited and are offered first-come-first-served.
10-10.30am, Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Spanish Story Time
A Spanish language story time for children. Bienvenidos a todos!
10am, Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Explore Learning workshop: Put a spring in your step
A reading and writing workshop for ages 7-10 years. Free but booking is essential. On Twitter @exploretutors
10-11am Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Chinese New Year
Stories and a craft activity in the Children’s Library to start the Year of the Dog
10.30-11.30am Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
Chinese New Year Craft Activity
A craft activity for the Year of the Dog in the Children’s Library
11am-12pm Southfields Library, 020 8870 1945
Chinese New Year
Make Chinese Lanterns in this free children’s craft activity.
3pm York Gardens Library, 020 7223 2341
Chinese New Year Story Time
Stories to start the Year of the Dog
3.45 Battersea Park Library, 020 7 720 4122
Chinese New Year
A themed Story Time and colouring activity to celebrate the Year of the Dog

Wednesday 21
10-4pm Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
ESOL Assessment
An open day to help you find an ESOL class to improve your English. In association with WEA, the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education. On Twitter as @wealondon.
10.15 Southfields Library, 020 870 1945
Story Time and Elmer Craft Activity
A special story time and craft activity for children themed around Elmer the colourful elephant.

Saturday 24
10.30am Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Carnival Crafts
A craft activity for children to make a colourful glitter carnival mask.
11am Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
Saturday Knitting Club
For children aged 7+ and their parents or carers
11am-1pm Roehampton Library, communitechlondon@gmail.com Come along, ask questions and learn something new about technology (from phones to printers!). All are welcome. Meet new people in your community and enjoy some free tea and biscuits. CommuniTech London is a student run organisation bringing together flexible volunteering and tech support in the Battersea area. On Twitter @CommuniTechLDN

Sunday 25
2.30-4.30pm, Battersea Library,
communitechlondon@gmail.com
Tech and Tea
Come along, ask questions and learn something new about technology (from phones to printers!). All are welcome. Meet new people in your community and enjoy some free tea and biscuits. CommuniTech London is a student run organisation bringing together flexible volunteering and tech support in the Battersea area. On Twitter @CommuniTechLDN

Tuesday 27
3.30pm Battersea Park Library, 020 7 720 4122
World Book Day
Celebrating World Book Day 2018. Come along to share reviews and do drawings based on your favourite books

Wednesday 28
10.15 Southfields Library, 020 870 1945
Story Time with Jane Porter
A special children’s Story Time with author and illustrator Jane Porter. On Twitter @TheJanePorter

Thursday 1st March
4pm Earlsfield Library, 020 8946 2088
World Book Day Story Time
Children can come along dressed as their favourite book character.
4-4.30pm Tooting Library,
020 8 767 0543
Polish story time
Half a hour of classic stories in Polish with Dorota. drop in for all ages.

Friday 2nd March
3-4.30pm Tooting Library,
020 8 767 0543
Spring And St David’s Day Craft
Mark the start of spring and St. David’s day by making a bunch of lovely daffodils to take home. drop in for all ages.
3.45pm Battersea Park Library, 020 7720 4122
World Book Day Story Time
Find out about World Book Day and share some of your own favourite stories at Story Time