Events and activities at Virginia Water Community Library

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Special events

Paint with a cuppa

Saturday 20 April, from 2.30pm to 4pm

Come join us for a relaxing afternoon of painting and sipping on a hot cuppa tea or coffee at Virginia Water Library. Let your creativity flow as you create your masterpiece in a cosy and friendly atmosphere.

We will provide all the materials you need, a hot drink to enjoy and inspiration from our lovely local artist Nicky Milner. You can also bring some flowers and foliage from your garden to add to your creativity.

Booking necessary. Tickets are limited and are on a first come and first save basis. We ask for a donation of £3 per entry.

Book for paint with a cuppa at Virginia Water Library

If unable to book online, please book in Virginia Water Library.

Rhymetime and storytime


Every Friday from 10.30am to 11am.

This is a wonderful time to bring your toddler to the library, whether you are a parent, grandparent or carer. Together you can enjoy nursery rhymes and songs and meet other parents and carers.

Find out more about rhymetime in Surrey libraries.


There are currently no storytime sessions at this library.

Find out more about storytime in Surrey libraries.

Reading groups

Book group

  • First Friday of every month from 2pm until 3pm from 2 February until 5 April and then
  • Last Friday of every month, from 2pm until 3pm from Friday 26 April

Come along and join in an informal chat about a variety of books that we have all read.

Find out more about reading groups in Surrey libraries.

Other events

Canasta (card game) group

Third Friday of every month, from 2pm to 4pm

All are welcome to join this friendly group and learn how to play the game if they are unfamiliar.

If you are interested in joining the group please contact:

Book and Brew coffee shop

Available during regular opening hours.

We are open for "beans to cup" coffee, a selection of teas, juices and snacks.

Tuesday coffee morning

Every Tuesday from 10.30am until 12 noon

All are welcome to come along for a chat over a cuppa and biscuit or cake.

Knit and natter

Or any other needle crafter is welcome to join us and chat as we stitch. We usually share a pot of tea as we chat.

Every Thursday from 10.15am until 12 noon.

Suitable for all ages. No booking necessary, just turn up.

Scrabble afternoon

Every second and fourth Friday of the month, from 2pm until 4pm.

All are welcome to join.

Children's craft

An opportunity to get creative at our library. Our Crafty team provide inspiration and materials for your child to try out and make something to take home.

Every second Saturday of the month, from 10.30am until 12.30am

Suitable for children aged from 3 to 9 years. Cost: donation of £1 per child, per session.

No advance booking, just turn up on the day, though numbers may need to be managed.

Digital Buddy

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

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