Rhymetimes and Storytimes - all libraries

Rhymetimes are song and rhyme sessions for babies, toddlers and their caregivers are held in all branches of Reading Libraries. Sessions last half an hour and include all kinds of nursery rhymes and songs.

At a storytime, an experienced storyteller will bring stories to life for the under 5s.

Reading Central

Monday 10.30am to 11am (Rhymetime)

Wednesday 10.30am to 11am (Rhymetime)

Thursday 10.30am to 11am (Rhymetime)

Saturday 10.30am to 11am (Rhymetime)

Caversham Library

Tuesday 10.15am to 10.45am and 11.15am to 11.45 (Rhymetimes)

Wednesday 2.15pm to 2.45pm (Rhymetime)

Thursday 2pm to 2.30pm (Storytime)

Battle Library

Tuesday 2.15pm to 2.45pm (Storytime)

Thursday 2.15pm to 2.45pm (Storytime)

Friday 10am to 10.30am and 11.15am to 11.45 (Rhymetimes)

Saturday 11.30am to 12pm (Storytime)

Tilehurst Library

Monday 9.30am to 10am and 10.45 to 11.15 (Rhymetimes)

Thursday 2.15pm to 2.45pm (Rhymetime)

Southcote Library

Thursday 9.30am to 10am (Rhymetime)

Friday 10.15am to 10.45am (Rhymetime)

Palmer Park Library

Tuesday 10am to 10.30am (Rhymetime)

Thursday 10.30am to 11am (Rhymetime)

Whitley Library

Tuesday 2.15pm to 2.45pm (Rhymetime)

Thursday 11.15am to 11.45 (Rhymetime)


Sessions at all libraries are popular and can be very busy. You will have to book sessions at Caversham and Southcote Libraries.

With space at a premium, parking buggies and prams can be a problem. 

For the safety of all library users, please follow the guidance of library staff.


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