November Events and Activities

The Cards For Good Causes Christmas Card shop has returned to Putney Library. Support a range of charities while buying cards and Christmas goods. Shop opening hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 10am-4.30pm.

Enter the Wandsworth Town Library Christmas Quiz for the chance to win fabulous prizes. Plus, all completed entries earn a free DVD rental. Find more information here https://www.better.org.uk/library/london/wandsworth/news/enter-the-wandsworth-libraries-christmas-quiz

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Thursday 1
10.30am-12pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742
Hear To Help
Hear to Help Wandsworth run an information stand on the first Friday of every month. Come along to find out information on: hearing loss, deafness and tinnitus; deaf awareness; products and technology; strategies for effective communication; local services to support people living with deafness, tinnitus or hearing loss; Action on Hearing Loss services and campaigns.

Friday 2
10.15am-10.45am Southfields Library, 020 8780 1945
Chatterbox Craft
Learn how to make your very own Chatterbox to use on your friends and family
Ages 3+

Saturday 3
1-2pm Tooting Library, 020 87670543
Code Club
Coding with BBC Microbit, for children aged 7+. For more information visit www.start2code.co.uk or call Amina on 0749 687 8124

Tuesday 6
3.30pm Battersea Park Library, 020 7720 4122
Diwali
Celebrate Diwali ‘Festival of lights’ with colourings and drawings to display in the library.

Wednesday 7
10am-12pm Wandsworth Town Library, 020 8877 1742 DigiPals
Are you an older person struggling to use computers? Come along to this support session run by Age UK Wandsworth; use one of our computers or bring your own device.
10.15-10.45am Southfields Library, 020 8780 1945
Author Story Time with Kate Bodell, Bumbelina
We are very lucky to have Kate Bodell, the author of the amazing Bumbelina in to do a very special story time with us.

Saturday 10
1-2pm Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Code Club
Coding with BBC Microbit, for children aged 7+. For more information visit www.start2code.co.uk or call Amina on 0749 687 8124
2-4pm Tooting Library, 020 8767 0543
A Most Dismal Tea Party
A most spine-tingling celebration of the launch of A Murder of Crows. A. Kirke’s gothic novel aimed at readers eleven and up. The book launch, reading, and signing will be followed by a short workshop for young writers hosted by Dying Arts Press, with a prize to be won for storytelling prowess. Expect ghosts, a touch of magic, and the mystery of light refreshments https://www.facebook.com/events/315762842584486/ 

Monday 12
2pm-5pm Battersea Library, 020 7223 2334
Drop in session: Wandsworth at War
A selection of archive material relating to Wandsworth in World War I will be on display in the first floor search room. Heritage Service staff will be available to talk to about the borough’s archive collection.
5.30pm Putney Library, 020 8780 3085
Putney Library Film Club
Come along to see this month’s classic film, no need to book just drop in. For more details email jadranka.vucinic@gll.org

Wednesday 14
5-6pm Southfields Library, 020 8780 1945
Paper Windmills
Make a paper Windmill and find out about the different uses of Windmills. For children aged 5-9 years.

Saturday 17
1-2pm Tooting Library, 020 87670543
Code Club
Coding with BBC Microbit, for children aged 7+. For more information visit www.start2code.co.uk or call Amina on 0749 687 8124

Tuesday 20
10am-12pmTooting Library, 020 8767 0543
Digipals
Are you an older person struggling to use computers? Come along to this support session run by Age UK Wandsworth; use one of our computers or bring your own device.

Wednesday 21
10am Roehampton Library, 020 8246 6979
DigiPals
Are you an older person struggling to use computers? Come along to this support session run by Age UK Wandsworth; use one of our computers or bring your own device.

Thursday 22
6.30–7.30pm Putney Library, 020 8780 3085
An Introduction To Tracing Your Family History
An overview of how to get started using facilities within the library. An illustrated talk by Andy Crane. This event is free but please book a place call or email charlene.coleman@gll.org.

Saturday 24
1-2pm Tooting Library, 020 87670543
Code Club
Coding with BBC Microbit, for children aged 7+. For more information visit www.start2code.co.uk or call Amina on 0749 687 8124

Monday 26
3-5pm Putney Library, 020 8780 3085
Hear To Help
Hear to Help Wandsworth run an information stand on the first Friday of every month. Come along to find out information on: hearing loss, deafness and tinnitus; deaf awareness; products and technology; strategies for effective communication; local services to support people living with deafness, tinnitus or hearing loss; Action on Hearing Loss services and campaigns.