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Celebrate Pride with Waterstones

Celebrate Pride with Waterstones

Brighton
Wednesday 19th June 18:30 - Thursday 22nd August

In celebration of Pride Month 2019, we are hosting a series of events across the country to recognises voices from across LGBT+ communities. Join us for panel discussions, readings, talks and general celebrations in the name of this wonderful movement.

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'Children's Book of the Month' Competition

'Children's Book of the Month' Competition

Folkestone
Thursday 4th July 09:00 - Wednesday 31st July

Our 'Children's Book Of the Month' is 'Where The River Runs Gold' by Sita Brahmachari. It tells the story of Shifa and Themba living with their father in a near future where the natural world has been decimated by enviromental disasters. He has taught them to love, hope, and value the Earth. Shifa must draw on these values when she tries to rescue her brother from the harsh conditions of a farm where children must pollinate crops for the nation. Enter our competitions for age 16 and under to win a lovely prize - 'Design a Poster encouraging people to protect their local enviroment' or 'Draw A Graffitree' - see in store for details.

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Summer Holiday Writing Competition!

Summer Holiday Writing Competition!

Hemel Hempstead
Friday 5th July 09:00 - Thursday 15th August 17:30

To celebrate the release of the new Malory Towers we're running a summer story competition! Write your own school based story to be in a chance to win a satchel, writing pad and pens in true Malory style! We welcome any format (written, graphic novel or picture books) Closing date: Wednesday 15th August with winners contacted the next day.

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Pokémon and Lego Minifigure Swap Shop

Pokémon and Lego Minifigure Swap Shop

Maidstone
Saturday 20th July 09:00 - Saturday 31st August

Do you have lots of swaps of Pokémon Cards or multiple Lego Minifigures at home? If so bring them in and take a look in our swap shop! Available all Summer Holidays!

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Summer Reading Book Bingo and Review Competition

Summer Reading Book Bingo and Review Competition

Maidstone
Saturday 20th July 09:00 - Saturday 31st August 18:00

Pick up our Summer Reading Book Bingo and see if you can hit BINGO before you go back to school! Enter our Review Competition for your chance to win a goody bag of books!

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Let's celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing!

Let's celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Moon Landing!

East Grinstead
Saturday 20th July 09:30

Join us for a day of rocket building, star-making and other stellar activities!

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Summer Activities

Summer Activities

Godalming
Saturday 20th July 10:00 - Sunday 1st September

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Goodnight Starry

Goodnight Starry

Harpenden Books
Saturday 20th July 11:00

Meet local author, D'Arcy Lewis, who will be reading and signing copies of her book, Goodnight Starry, a beautifully illustrated picture book designed to amuse and accidently educate little star gazers about our solar system.

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Patrick Easter Book Signing

Patrick Easter Book Signing

Rye
Saturday 20th July 11:00

Join us on Saturday 20th July from 11am, when we will be joined by author Patrick Easter. Come along to support a local author and pick up a signed copy of his book!

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Space Weekend

Space Weekend

High Wycombe
Saturday 20th July 11:00 - Sunday 21st July

Come and celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

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Saturday Morning Storytime!

Saturday Morning Storytime!

Bluewater
Saturday 20th July 11:30

Join us for Storytime, we will be reading "Suzy Orbit Astronaut" by Ruth Quayle.

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Storytime: Detective Genius

Storytime: Detective Genius

Lakeside
Saturday 20th July 13:00

Join us for Saturday Storytime for a fun day of activities!

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