Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Saturday 6th October
All events are free.  Just drop in

This Saturday five of our libraries will become Fun Palaces and we can’t wait!
Join us as we celebrate the brilliant things we can make and do together through art, craft, storytelling and more.

Central Library and Graves Gallery    
10.30am – 3pm                
Create their own story ideas using strange and wonderful objects as inspiration, in the Graves Gallery

11am – 3pm                      
Story illustration in the Carpenter Room - Families

10.30am - 12noon           
Poetry meet in the Biographies Room– bring poetry, share or just listen

10am - 12noon                 
Family Board Gaming in the Children’s Library - Discover our new collection of board games r bring and share your own favourites
10.30am – 3pm
Still Life Drawing in the Reading Room – Drop in and give drawing a go.  We provide the subject and the materials   
2pm - 3pm                       
Book inspired craft for children in the Children’s Library      

Crystal Peaks Library      
11am - 12noon                 
Beading, Pricking and Card making demonstration and top tips delivered by the Crystal Peaks Women’s Craft Group

10.30am - 12.30pm         
Everyday Stories – Art and craft for kids           

Highfield Library                
Creative events for all ages.  From music improvisation to art workshops, nursery rhymes to  craft.  Become a storyteller for the day, do the library treasure hunt and try your hand at sign language.

Contact the library for exact timings of events        

Hillsborough Library        
10.30am – 12noon          
Make a Book Buddy – transform a sock into a book monster/book end 
10.30am - 12noon           
Papercraft with the experts – Adult Library

2pm - 3pm                         
Book inspired craft for children in the Children’s Library  
2pm - 3.30pm                   
Get started with knitting – Adult Library   

Stocksbridge Library
10am to 11.30                   
Dinosaur dig for children

10am to 11am                   
Hints and tips on creating great photos with Stocksbridge Photographic Society

10am to 2pm                     
Crazy golf for families in the community room

10.30-12 noon                  
Book buddies with Arty Party– make a book monster from a sock

10am to 3pm                     
Paint your body inside out – paint bones on your hands, your parents, the library staff!

11am to 1pm                     
Decorate a poppy to commemorate the end of World War 1 – for everyone

11am to 3pm                     
Hook a book – catch a duck and borrow the new book recommended by library staff

2pm – 3pm                        
Knit a Hogwarts bookmark for yourself – beginners welcome