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CityRead London, with Slough and Reading

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One month, one book - London, Slough and Reading! In celebration of CityRead Slough Libraries will be hosting a programme of events linked into this year's book The Muse by Jessie Burton. Pick up your FREE copy in Slough Libraries and join in with events across Slough, London and Reading

Linking to the book's Trinidadian heroine, The month will be bookended by a chance to celebrate Caribbean music. Suitable for families.
Swipe Music will be leading two workshops on steel pans
Sat 5 May 1.30pm @ Britwell Library
Wed 30 May 5.30pm @ Cippenham Library

Find out more about the book's setting with a talk on Swinging Sixties London lead by Nick Dobson at Langley Community Coffee Shop - the first half hour will be refreshments and chat.
Tue 15 May 10am-11.30am @ Langley Library

Learn about tracing your African and Caribbean ancestry with Paul Crookes, including his discovery of the 1817 slave registry.
Wed 16 May 5.30-6.30pm @ The Curve