Winchester Discovery Centre

Books and Reading

 

Do you love reading?

Like talking about books with friends?

Want to join a reading group?

  • The Monday Morning Reading Group

    Meets on the first Monday of every month from 11am to 12noon and reads a broad range of modern novels.
    Contact: Kate Maxey - kateelizabeth@ntlworld.com

  • Speaking Volumes

    Meets on the second Wednesday of each month from 7.30pm to 9pm.
    Contact: Caroline Beasley on c.beasley48@btinternet.com

  • Crime Reading Group

    Meets on the second Wednesday every month from 7.30pm – 9pm.
    This group is for anyone who enjoys crime and thrillers.
    Contact Kate Pearson on kate.pearson@hants.gov.uk

  • Classics Reading Group

    Meets on the second Thursday of every month from 7.30pm – 9pm.
    This group read a wide range of classic texts.
    Contact Tom Anderson on winchester.discovery.centre@hants.gov.uk

  • Chatterbooks Winchester

    Meets on the second Friday of every month 4pm – 5pm.
    For Children aged 8-11 ~ a fun session of book discussions, activities and games!
    Contact Kate Pearson on kate.pearson@hants.gov.uk

  • VIP Reading Group

    A group for visually impaired people who meet on the second monday of every other month to discuss a wide range of books which are made available in Large Print and audio format.
    Contact Nick Coe on nickcoe77@gmail.com

  • HIP Reading Group

    A group for hearing impaired people who meet on the first Wednesday of every month 10.30am – 12noon to discuss a wide range of novels.
    Contact Nick Coe - nickcoe77@gmail.com

Start a new reading group!

If you’d like to start up a new group we can supply useful guidelines to help you get started, and access to sets of books. Find out more about how the Library Service supports reading groups.

Spreading the word

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