Events and activities at Camberley Library


Special events

Fun Palaces Weekend

  • Saturday 1 October
    • 10.30am STEM detectives: The case of the locked library. Solve the clues, save the library and earn your badge!
    • 11am Production group: Create a library advert for social media. Suitable for ages 8 to 14 years.

Tickets for both events are pay what you like (minimum £1)

Libraries Week

  • Monday 3 October
    • 10.30am STEM storytime based on the book 'Building strong bridges'
    • 4pm STEM activity building strong bridges. Who can build the strongest bridge? Suitable for ages 5 to 8 years. Tickets are pay what you like (minimum £1)
  • Tuesday 4 October
    • 4pm STEM activity Once upon a STEM: Hansel and Gretel. Suitable for ages 5 to 8 years. Tickets are pay what you like (minimum £1)
  • Wednesday 5 October
    • 4pm STEM activity Once upon a STEM: Rapunzel. Suitable for ages 5 to 8 years. Tickets are pay what you like (minimum £1)
  • Thursday 6 October
    • 4pm STEM activity Once upon a STEM: Jack and the beanstalk. Suitable for ages 5 to 8 years. Tickets are pay what you like (minimum £1)
  • Friday 7 October
    • 4pm STEM activity Once upon a STEM: The three little pigs. Suitable for ages 5 to 8 years. Tickets are pay what you like (minimum £1)
  • Saturday 8 October
    • 10.30am STEM detectives: The case of the Network Hacker. Solve the clues, save the library and earn your badge! Tickets are pay what you like (minimum £1)

I Am Bird

  • Friday 21 October from 1pm until 4pm
  • Saturday 22 October from 11am until 2pm

I am bird is an immersive experience telling stories of migration.

Bring your headphones and smartphone and be transported on an adventure across the library, following the extraordinary and everyday story of a young bird migrating from North Africa to the UK.

At each station, visitors are invited to make choices leading them to miniature paper worlds and a series of clues hidden around the library, each revealing a different element of the bird's migratory journey.

Suitable for ages 7 years and upwards (Children must be accompanied by an adult).

Book a session at Camberley Library.

Pebble rhymetime and storytime

Pebble rhymetime

Session times:

  • Every Thursday at 10.30am
  • Every Friday at 10.30am
  • Every Saturday at 10.30am

No booking is required, please just drop in.

Find out more about Pebble rhymetimes in Surrey libraries.

Storytime

  • Every Monday at 10.30am
  • Every Wednesday at 10.30am

No booking is required, please just drop in.

Find out more about storytime in Surrey libraries.

All age rhymetime

Welcome to our Intergenerational Rhymetime

  • Last Tuesday of every month at 10.30am

Young or old, come along to our special Rhymetime where you can immerse yourself in the memories of your childhood.

Booking is required, please sign up at the library help desk.

Reading groups

Reading friends

Bring your own book (BYOB) Camberley group:

  • every third Wednesday of the month at 2.30pm.

Complete our application form to register your interest to join the group.

Chatterbooks reading group

Do you like reading, making friends and taking part in fun activities then join the Camberley library Chatterbooks reading group.

Suitable for children aged from 8 to 12 years. Places are limited to 10. To book your place, please speak to a member of staff in the library.

  • Every first Tuesday at 4.30pm. Upcoming session dates:
    • 1 November
    • 6 December
    • 3 January
    • 7 February
    • 7 March
    • 2 May
    • 6 June
    • 4 July

Find out more about reading groups in Surrey libraries.

Other events

Let's Get Crafting group

Knit, stitch and natter the morning away at our free crafting group. Anything goes, just bring along your current project.

  • Every first Monday of the month at 10.30am. Upcoming dates:
    • 3 October
    • 7 November
    • 5 December

Hear Here Hearing Champion sessions

NHS volunteers, trained by the audiology department of the Royal Surrey County Hospital, providing community-based hearing aid maintenance.

  • Every first Tuesday of the month from 2pm until 4pm. Upcoming dates:
    • 4 October
    • 1 November
    • 6 December

Writing Adventurers, creative writing group

Suitable for ages 8 to 14 years. Tickets are pay what you like (minimum £1)

  • Every last Thursday of the month from 4pm until 5pm. Upcoming dates:
    • 24 November
    • 29 December
    • 26 January

Digital Buddy

There is currently no Digital Buddy service at Camberley library. Please see our Digital Buddy page for more information and to find out which libraries currently offer a Digital Buddy service.