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JUKIBU Reading

The next English and German book reading at the JUKIBU library is Saturday, March 24, 2018 from 10:30 to 11:30.


After the book reading, there will be a small arts and crafts project, related to the story. Please join us!


Here is a list of the scheduled BCT book reading dates for the first half of 2018. Mark your calendars:

January 27, March 24, April 28, May 26, June 30 


*Please note that the English Reading sessions (usually) are scheduled on the last Saturday of each month. If you would like to lead a book-reading session, please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


The JUKIBU library stocks children's books, CDs, DVDs and other materials in over 50 languages. BCT members are entitled to free membership of the library too. Simply visit JUKIBU, show your BCT card and pick up your library card. Then you will be able to borrow materials. Books that we review in the Parenting Pages are donated to the JUKIBU library after our reviews.

JUKIBU, Elsasserstrasse 7, Basel

Tramstop: St. Johanns Tor, number 11 tram

Click here for a map


JUKIBU is normally open at the following times, but do check the website (below) for opening times especially in school holidays.

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at 15:00 - 18:00
Saturday 10:00 - 12:00

Find out more about JUKIBU by clicking here.

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