Brierfield Library Fun Palace 2019 (Brierfield) #funpalaces

Saturday, 5 October 2019 from 10:00 - 13:00


This is our very first Fun Palaces and we are happy to be joining our friends across Lancashire in cooking up some exciting activities for all ages.

What's Going On…

10am-12pm   Educational Workshops with Explore Learning (Meeting room)

10am-12pm   Art based workshop with Community Arts by ZK (Meeting room)

11am-12pm   Henna designs with Samera Henna Artist (Main library)

12pm-1pm     Hair braiding with Aisha Hairstylist (Children's Library)

10am-12pm   Paper weaving and modelling with Melissa (Children's Library)

During the morning Poetry and Rapping  with In situ – Talkiokie (Large meeting room)

*Please note that times, activities and participants may be subject to change*

All activities are free.

There are no tickets, just turn up on the day, all activities are 'first come, first served'

We have over twenty venues across Lancashire taking part in Fun Palaces this year: To find one near you, visit our website: https://www.lancashire.gov.uk/libraries-and-archives/libraries/fun-palaces/ 

Fun Palaces are:

  • Free : Free to enter, free to take part. No ticket needed, just turn up on the day
  • Local : Ideally by local people for local people – that’s you.
  • For all ages : They’re not just for families or children, they’re for everyone, whatever their age
  • Inclusive : Everyone is welcome – as organisers or participants – and we’ll help you do it
  • Hands-on : They’re about joining in with arts, science, crafts and tech. Doing something together.
  • The process as much as the events : Communities from all over Lancashire making it happen.
  • Part of a Campaign : A national and international shout for access and inclusion for culture.
  • Yours : without you, it doesn’t happen.

Fun Palaces an annual event made by local people for their own communities, bringing together arts and sciences, crafts, tech and digital, free and fun, linked by the Fun Palace network.

Location: Brierfield Library, Colne Road, Brierfield, BB9 5HW

Organizer: Brierfield Library