Idea Store - Regular Activities

Regular Activities

Discover a wide range of regular weekly activities, for all ages, on offer at your local Idea Store.

Advice

Make the Most of Your Tablet, Your Computer and the Internet
Learn and practice basic computer skills at your own pace.
Tuesdays, 10.00am - 12.00pm

Health Trainers Information Stall
Tuesdays, 10.30am - 12pm

Driving Theory Test Practice
Prepare for your Driving Theory Test with Theory Test Pro.
Tuesdays, 6pm - 7pm

Job Support Sessions
Delivered in partnership with Krypton Training Ltd, a specialist Careers Advice and Employment Support service provider. Helping you with the skills you need to get back to work, including creation of CVs and covering letters and support with application forms and interview technique.
For more information or to book an appointment contact 020 7375 3843 or email admin@kryptontraining.co.uk
1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month, 10am - 5pm

Book Groups

Book Break (Get Into Reading)
Sit back and relax whilst listening to stories and poems, or join in with the reading and conversation if you want to. Get Into Reading groups are an enjoyable way to meet new people
Wednesdays, 2 - 3.30pm

Children

Story Time
Rhymes, stories and fun for Under 5s, plus time to choose your favourite books!
Monday to Saturday 10.30 - 11.15am

Reading Aloud
Relax after school with refreshments and a story in Idea Stores.
For children up to 11 years.
Monday to Friday at 3.30pm

Boys' Book Club
Especially for boys to get together and share their reading experiences. Snacks and drinks provided. For boys up to the age of 11 years
Mondays at 4pm

Girls' Book Club
Especially for girls to get together to have fun with reading. Snacks and drinks provided.
For girls up to the age of 11 years
Tuesdays at 4pm

Code Club
Would you like to learn to make your own computer games? At Code Club you can learn to make cool games, animations and websites too!
Fun for age 7-11 year olds
Wednesdays at 4pm

Teenage Book Club
Share reading with others in a relaxing environment.
For over 12s.
Thursday at 4pm

Homework Club
Homework to do? We will help you find the answers with Britannica Online and other online and printed resources.
For 16 years and under
Fridays at 4pm

Dads' Club
Time for dads to share books with their children
For dads with children up to 4 years old
Saturdays at 11.15am

Family Reading Group
An opportunity for families to read together and share stories. Meet new families and make new friends.
Fun for all the family
Saturdays at 2.15pm

Older People

Prime Time
Meet new and old friends, enjoy a cup of tea & a chat. Talk about books.
Fun for the over 50s
Thursdays, 10am - 12noon

Freedom Pass Application Service 
Apply for your Older Persons Freedom Pass. This service was previously provided by the Post Office.
Thursdays, 10am - 12noon

Recycling

Pink Recycling Sacks Collection Point
Recycling bags and starch liners are available on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Residents can collect a roll of recycling bags by showing proof of their address such as a utility bill, council tax bill, bank statement or driving licence.