Longridge Library Fun Palace 2019 (Longridge) #funpalaces

Saturday, 5 October 2019 from 10:00 - 14:00


We can't wait to host our second consecutive fun palace and are busy planning some exciting and unusual events to take place. Stay tuned for more announcements!

What's Going on...

10am-12pm   Ribchester Roman Museum Display

10am-12pm   Spinning Wheel Demonstration and Workshop with Greta & Dick Green-Armytage

10am - 11am Lego – Build Library of the Future competition

10am - 1pm   Try Hand Bell Ringing with Longridge Handbells

10.30am - 11am Baby Bounce and Rhyme

10.30am - 1.30pm    Science Spectacular from Lancashire Adult Learning

11am - 1pm   Virtual Reality Experience

*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: Longridge Library, Berry Lane, Longridge, PR3 3JA

Organizer: Longridge Library