All Reading Libraries will be closed Monday 25 December to Monday 1 January. Normal opening hours resume on 2 January.

Battle Library

Battle Library
Battle Library

420 Oxford Road
Reading
RG30 1EE

0118 901 5100

Location of Battle Library and how to get there

 

 

 

 

Opening times

DayTimes
MondayClosed
Tuesday1pm to 7pm
WednesdayClosed
Thursday9am to 5pm
Friday9am to 5pm
Saturday10am to 3pm
Sundays and bank holidaysClosed

Check our Twitter feed or Facebook page for our Christmas and Easter opening times.

Services we provide:

  • Books - Fiction and non-fiction books for both adults and children
  • Books in Polish and Urdu
  • Spoken word and music CDs & cassettes
  • DVDs
  • Large print books
  • National and local newspapers
  • Selection of magazines
  • Community room and garden
  • Free internet access and Wi-Fi
  • Photocopier
  • Study space
  • Public toilets
  • Toy Library - reserve and pick up small items.

Events at Battle Library:

 

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Coffee and craft - every Friday
Starting on 01 Dec 17 at 09:30 for 1 hour
Reading Voluntary Action Digital Champions
Starting on 01 Dec 17 at 10:00 for 2 hours
Games Club
Starting on 01 Dec 17 at 15:00 for 1 hour
Storytime - every Saturday
Starting on 02 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 30 minutes
Storytime - every Tuesday
Starting on 05 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 30 minutes
Baby clinic - every Tuesday
Starting on 05 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 105 minutes
Thursday Social/Coffee morning
Starting on 07 Dec 17 at 10:30 for 1 hour
Come and hear fun and lively speakers, meet new friends, enjoy a coffee and have a chat - all free at Battle Library.
Breastfeeding Support Clinic - every Thursday
Starting on 07 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 90 minutes
Storytime - every Thursday
Starting on 07 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 30 minutes
Coffee and craft - every Friday
Starting on 08 Dec 17 at 09:30 for 1 hour
Reading Voluntary Action Digital Champions
Starting on 08 Dec 17 at 10:00 for 2 hours
Games Club
Starting on 08 Dec 17 at 15:00 for 1 hour
A Winter Haunt
Starting on 08 Dec 17 at 19:30 for 1 hour
Storytime - every Saturday
Starting on 09 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 30 minutes
A Winter Haunt
Starting on 09 Dec 17 at 19:30 for 1 hour
Storytime - every Tuesday
Starting on 12 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 30 minutes
Baby clinic - every Tuesday
Starting on 12 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 105 minutes
Thursday Social/Coffee morning
Starting on 14 Dec 17 at 10:30 for 1 hour
Come and hear fun and lively speakers, meet new friends, enjoy a coffee and have a chat - all free at Battle Library.
Breastfeeding Support Clinic - every Thursday
Starting on 14 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 90 minutes
Storytime - every Thursday
Starting on 14 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 30 minutes
Coffee and craft - every Friday
Starting on 15 Dec 17 at 09:30 for 1 hour
Reading Voluntary Action Digital Champions
Starting on 15 Dec 17 at 10:00 for 2 hours
Games Club
Starting on 15 Dec 17 at 15:00 for 1 hour
Storytime - every Saturday
Starting on 16 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 30 minutes
Storytime - every Tuesday
Starting on 19 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 30 minutes
Baby clinic - every Tuesday
Starting on 19 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 105 minutes
Thursday Social/Coffee morning
Starting on 21 Dec 17 at 10:30 for 1 hour
Come and hear fun and lively speakers, meet new friends, enjoy a coffee and have a chat - all free at Battle Library.
Breastfeeding Support Clinic - every Thursday
Starting on 21 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 90 minutes
Storytime - every Thursday
Starting on 21 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 30 minutes
Coffee and craft - every Friday
Starting on 22 Dec 17 at 09:30 for 1 hour
Reading Voluntary Action Digital Champions
Starting on 22 Dec 17 at 10:00 for 2 hours
Games Club
Starting on 22 Dec 17 at 15:00 for 1 hour
Storytime - every Saturday
Starting on 23 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 30 minutes
Baby clinic - every Tuesday
Starting on 26 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 105 minutes
Storytime - every Tuesday
Starting on 26 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 30 minutes
Thursday Social/Coffee morning
Starting on 28 Dec 17 at 10:30 for 1 hour
Come and hear fun and lively speakers, meet new friends, enjoy a coffee and have a chat - all free at Battle Library.
Breastfeeding Support Clinic - every Thursday
Starting on 28 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 90 minutes
Storytime - every Thursday
Starting on 28 Dec 17 at 14:15 for 30 minutes
Coffee and craft - every Friday
Starting on 29 Dec 17 at 09:30 for 1 hour
Reading Voluntary Action Digital Champions
Starting on 29 Dec 17 at 10:00 for 2 hours
Games Club
Starting on 29 Dec 17 at 15:00 for 1 hour
Storytime - every Saturday
Starting on 30 Dec 17 at 11:30 for 30 minutes
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