Family events and activities

Library events

Surrey Libraries offer an extensive programme of events including activities and fun workshops with Dogs Trust dogs, virtual storytelling sessions, rhymetime, art workshops, digital events and much more. More information about all library events and activities can be found on the Surrey Libraries web page.


Tuesday 11 October: Ministry of Science Live Science Saved the World at New Victoria Theatre, Woking

With Science leading the way this year, the UK's favourite science team is back and better than ever! Join the presenters as they examine how science influences the modern world. You can expect a few loud bangs along the way as they explore the world of science. To find out more visit the Ministry of Science Live Science Saved the World ATG Tickets web page.


Monday 17 October and Tuesday 18 October: The Tiger Who Came To Tea, Woking

This delightful family show features oodles of magic, sing-along songs, and clumsy chaos. The classic story of teatime mayhem is adapted for the stage in a stunning production...expect to be surprised! To find out more visit the Tiger Who Came To Tea ATG Tickets web page.


Friday 14 to Monday 31 October: Halloween Trail at Chiswick House and Gardens Opens, Chiswick

Come explore a brand-new Halloween experience with family and friends as you explore one ghostly space after another... if you dare! Explore a fiendish fire garden, stomp through crisp autumn leaves, and discover daring fire artists and glowing pumpkins. To find out more visit the Halloween Trail at Chiswick House and Gardens Opens webpage.


Thursday 20 October to Sunday 6 November: Ignite returns to Polesden Lacey, Dorking

Visitors will be able to take a walk through the gardens at night guided by flickering flames and glowing tunnels of trees, with magical illuminations along the way. To find out more visit the Ignite Polesden Lacey National Trust web page.


Saturday 22 to Sunday 30 October: 'Air Heads' October half term at Brooklands Museum, Weybridge

Explore the history of aviation and enjoy a fun day out with the family at Brooklands Museum! There's something for everyone, make paper planes, have a ride in a pedal plane and listen to stories from aviation legends. Suitable for children over 5. To find out more visit the 'Air Heads' October half term Brooklands Museum web page.


Saturday 22 to Sunday 30 October: Autumn Half Term at the British Wildlife Centre, Lingfield

Autmn half term is the perfect time to explore Britian's wonderful wildlife. The best way to observe the animals and learn more about them is through the half hourly keeper talks. To find out more visit the British Wildlife Centre tickets web page.


Ongoing until Saturday 29 October: Surrey Culture Explorer Passport, Surrey wide

Become a Surrey Culture Explorer and go on exciting adventures with a chance to win amazing prizes! The Surrey Culture Explorer Passport is a free and fun way to explore culture and libraries in Surrey. So, dust off your favourite explorer's hat and get ready to take on our challenges. The passport runs from summer to autumn and is aimed at explorers aged 4 to 11. To find out more information visit the Culture Explorer Passport web page.