Find some gorgeous gifts and have some festive fun at Waterstone’s Christmas Shopping Evening – events include:
6.15pm and 7.15pm: Storytime and book signing at in the children’s section. Local children’s author Holly Webb will be reading from a selection of her books, followed by a book signing.
6.30pm – 8pm: Book signings with local authors Peter Kruschwitz, Jenny Halstead
and Mike Fulford will sign and dedicate their books: The Writing on the Wall: Reading’s Latin Inscriptions and Silchester: Life on the Dig respectively.
6.30 – 7.30 pm: Festive Music from a selection of singers from Reading Bach Choir will
sing carols to get us in the festive mood.
Festive nibbles will be provided by Artigiano – the vibrant espresso house on Broad Street that becomes a buzzing bar at dusk.
8pm: Party at Artigiano with brilliant singer/guitarist Richard James.
Other interesting tidbits:
Volunteers from local Reading Homeless Support Charity Launchpad will gift wrap customers’ purchases for a suggested donation of £1.
Discount – Customers will get 10% off any purchase in store, unless it is in any other offer, between 6 and 8 pm.
Buy Books for Syria – Buy a book while stocks last from our Buy Books For Syria campaign and every penny from every sale will go direct to Oxfam’s Syria Crisis Appeal.
Waterstones Reading Broad Street
89a Broad Street, Reading, RG1 2AP, T: 0118 9581270