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Have your say on the budget

Gloucestershire County Council is asking residents to have their say on proposals to focus on
vulnerable children and adults, better roads and a new school in next year’s budget.

Take part in the consultation

Story time

Many libraries hold regular story times aimed at children under five:

  • Bishops Cleeve Library and Children's Centre: 'Rhyme Time' - Wednesday 10.30am - 11am weekly for pre-schoolers (term time only)
  • Bourton-on-the-Water Library:Sing together (mostly singing, rhymes & stories). Friday 10.30am - 11am weekly - from birth to 5 years
  • Bream Community Library: Rhyme and story time - Wednesday 2.30pm - 3pm (term time only)
  • Charlton Kings Library and Children's Centre: Toddler Time - Thursday 10.30am - 11am stories, rhymes and crafts (term time only)
  • Cheltenham (including Children's library):Children's Library 'Toddler Time' - Friday 10am - 10.30am weekly.  Stories and colouring
  • Chipping Campden Library: Wednesday 2.15pm - 2.45pm weekly (term time only)
  • Churchdown Library: Tuesdays  3.30pm Thursdays 11.00am (all year round)
  • Cirencester Library: Toddler Time - Tuesday 2pm - 2.45pm (term time only); Storytime - Wednesday 11.30am - 12noon (term time only)
  • Dursley Library:Every week - Tuesdays 2pm - 2.30pm for pre-schoolers (term time only) - with an extra session at 3pm - 4.15pm for older children - themed story telling + craft activities
  • Gloucester Library Glorious Stories and nursery rhymes for 2-4 year olds. Thursdays 10.00am-10.30am stories and songs (all year round)
  • Longlevens Library: Storytime - Read and Rhyme - Thursdays 10.30am - 11am
  • Matson Library: Rhymes and Stories - Wednesday 10.30am - 11.00am (all year round) - aimed at children under 5 if attendance numbers sufficient (runs alongside Baby, Bounce & Rhyme)
  • Nailsworth Library: Storytime - Wednesday 10.30am - 11.00am (term time only)
  • Newent Library: Stories and Songs - Thursdays 10am - 10.30am (for pre-schoolers)
  • Prestbury Library: Toddler Time Tuesday 2pm - 2.45pm - (term time only)
  • Stonehouse Library: Monday 11:30am weekly (term time only)
  • Stroud Library: Tuesday 2pm - 2.30pm weekly (term time only)
  • Tetbury Library: Storytime - Magical Tales - Tuesday 3.45pm - 4.15pm
  • Tewkesbury Library: Storytime - Saturday 11am (pre-school -infants) (all year round)
  • Up Hatherley Library and Children's Centre: Toddler Time - Monday 2.15pm - 2.45pm (term time only)
  • Winchcombe Library and Children's Centre: Saturday 2.30pm - 3pm weekly (for ages 18 months +) (term time only)
  • Wotton-under-Edge Library: Pre-school Story time, interactive play, rhymes, songs, colouring sheets Friday 2.15pm - 2.45pm and Wednesday at 3.45 - 4.15pm (term time only)

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