Events and activities at Walton Library

Libraries reopening news and updates

From Monday 12 April, in line with latest Government guidance, libraries across Surrey County Council will reopen for browsing and computer use. Full details on our Coronavirus information page.

Please note: due to the Coronavirus pandemic we are unable to offer our regular programme of events in the library. Surrey libraries are pleased to be offering a programme of online events including regular Rhymetimes and Storytimes.

Special events

There are currently no special events planned at this library.

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Pebble rhymetime and storytime

Pebble rhymetime

Note: Booking is essential. You can book your place by coming into the library in person between Saturday and Wednesday.

Join Pebble the penguin for a rhymetime for the under 5s.

  • Every Thursday from:
    • 10.30am to 11am.
    • 11.30am to 12 noon.

For alternative dates, check your two nearest libraries:

Find out more about Pebble rhymetimes in Surrey libraries.


Note: This event is not ticketed, please turn up at the given times below.

Come along and join us for some stories after school. Suitable for 4 to 7 year olds.

  • Every Wednesday, from 4pm to 4.30pm.

Find out more about storytime in Surrey libraries.

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Reading groups

Note: Places are limited so please ask at the library if you are interested in joining.

Our reading groups meet every six weeks. Ask in the library for dates.

Chatterbooks reading group for 8 to 11 year olds

Talk to library staff if you are interested in joining this group.

  • Thursdays, from 4.15pm to 5pm.

Page turners

This group is currently full. It meets approximately every six weeks on:

  • Tuesdays, from 11am to 12 noon.

The first editions reading group

This group now has spaces - talk to library staff for more information. It meets approximately every six weeks on:

  • Tuesdays, from 5.45pm to 6.45pm.

The uncommon readers

This group is currently full. It meets approximately every six weeks on:

  • Mondays, from 11am to 12 noon.

Apply to join a library hosted reading group in your area and find out more about reading groups in Surrey libraries.

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Other events

Scrabble club

  • Every Tuesday, 11am.

Come and join us for some wordy fun!

National Careers advisor one-to-one appointments

The National Careers Service offer free help to those aged over 19 with employment and further education queries.

Their friendly advisors can help you:

  • Develop your CV
  • Improve your interview technique
  • Review and improve your skills
  • Find training courses
  • Explore your career options
  • Look for a job

Ring 01329 559 169 to book your free session or call their Careersline on 01329 559 160 for over the phone advice.

Digital Buddy

Would you like help using computers and the internet? Make an appointment with one of our Digital Buddies who can offer free, one to one, support.

To see exactly what a Digital Buddy can offer, plus where and when sessions are available, please check our Digital Buddy page.