Garstang Library Fun Palace 2019 (Garstang) #funpalaces

Saturday, 5 October 2019 from 10:00 - 16:00

This is our second Fun Palace and we are looking forward to hosting another fun-filled event for the local community.

What's Going On...

10am-4pm     Time out for Colouring and Tabletop Games with Garstang Memory Café   (Main Library)

10am-4pm     Brighten the library garden with Garstang in Bloom (in the Garden)

10-11am        Become a Science Hunter! with Science Hunters Lancaster University (in the Meeting Room)

10am-12pm   Learn to Needle Felt with Heather Blackwell (Main Library)

10am-12pm   Draw Your Special Place with Brent Cousins (Main Library)

10am-11am   Ukulele Workshop by Garstang Ukulele Group (Children's Library)

11am-12pm   Become a Science Hunter! with Science Hunters Lancaster University (in the Meeting Room)

11am-12.30pm Make a Light Up Card (Main Library)

12-1pm Drumming Workshop with Rhythmweave Drumming (Children's Library)

2-4pm Get Sticky with Slime with our Culture Hacks (Main Library)

2-3pm Sing for your Wellbeing with Harmony and Health (Children's Library)

2-3.30pm Make a Light Up Card (in the 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: 

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: Garstang Library, 45 Windsor Road, Garstang, PR3 1EX

Organizer: Garstang Library