Reading Room – our village hall
Buckland Reading Room
Buckland Reading Room is a community facility, provided for the people of Buckland and surrounding areas.
The Reading Room is leased from Buckland Estates by St Mary’s Church Parochial Church Council, and is managed on its behalf by the Reading Room Management Committee.
The Reading Room is in Old Road, a short distance from the village shop and church and just to the west of the junction of Old Road and Dungates Lane For anyone using satellite navigation please enter RH3 7DY.
Activities at the Reading Room
Many community groups use the Reading Room on a regular basis, mostly on weekdays, both during the day and in the evenings that currently include the following groups:
Monday:1pm Art Group; 4.15pm Rainbows; 5.30pm Brownies; 1st/3rd Monday 10am U3A singing;
Tuesday: 10am Tiny Tots; 2pm Bridge Club; 7pm Guides;
Wednesday: 10am Bridge Class; 7pm Mindfulness;
Thursday: 2pm Bridge Club; 7pm Yoga;
2nd Saturday: 1.30pm Sugar Guild.
Please refer to the back cover of the Buckland Parish Magazine for contact details for these activities – a parish magazine can be collected (in return for a donation) from St Mary the Virgin Church, Buckland.
Hiring the Reading Room
Enquiries from other community groups wishing to use the Reading Room on a regular basis or for a one off event, or from individuals wishing to hire the Reading Room for an activity or event or party can only be made by telephone. Please call Doreen Dart, the Bookings Secretary, on 01737 842670. Click here to read further booking information and visit our Gallery to view the venue.