Oxford Road Community School

Battle Library   420, Oxford Road, Reading, RG30 1EE


Opening times from 17 September:

  • Tuesdays: 1pm to 7pm
  • Wednesdays: closed
  • Thursdays: 9am to 5pm
  • Fridays: 9am to 12 noon
  • Saturdays: 10am to 3pm
  • Sundays and bank holidays: closed


Did you know that Battle Library now has more to offer on top of its fantastic library services? It re-opened in September 2019 and now also offers Children’s Centre activities, adult learning and community activities. Below are listed many of the activities and support it can provide our community.

Story Times, Battle Library
Every Tuesday: 2.15-2.45pm. Free
Every Thursday: 2.15-2.45pm. Free
Every Saturday: 11.30am-12noon

Rhymetime, Battle Library
Every Friday: 10-10.30am and 11.15-11.45am. Free

Breastfeeding Support Clinic, Battle Library
Every Thursday: 11.30am-1pm. Free

Baby Clinic, Battle Library
Every Wednesday (Library Closed): 9.30am-2pm.

Ante-natal Group, Battle Library
Every Thursday: 1.30-3pm

Mini Maestros Music Sessions, Battle library
5 weeks of music sessions for £5. 15th Jan - 12th Feb, Wednesdays
0-12 Months:1-1.40pm
Toddler Beats: 2-2.40pm
Book your place by calling The Children's Centre on 0118 937 5221