Ormskirk Library Fun Palace 2019 (Ormskirk) #funpalaces

Saturday, 5 October 2019 from 10:00 - 15:00


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.

This will be our third Fun Palace event so watch this space as our plans unfold for another friendly, fun and creative Saturday on the 5th October.

What's Going On...

10am-3pm     Play Giant Chess

10am-12pm   Elderflower Jewellery

10am-1pm     Library Crazy Golf

10am-1pm     Fir Cone Decorations

10am-1pm     The Art of Lacemaking

2pm to 3pm   Grass hair creations

12pm-12.40pm   Ukulele workshop

12pm-2pm     Book sculpting

1pm - 2pm,    Blackout Poetry

2pm-3pm       Bird feeders

10am-1pm     Little Boxes

10am-1pm     Card Making

10.30am-1.30pm      Felt Flowers

1pm to 3pm   Notebooking

Thanks to Ormskirk Chess Club, Preston Lacemakers, Ormskirk Ukulele Club, Lancashire Adult Learning, Ormskirk Library Craft Club and all our volunteers.

*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: Ormskirk Library, Burscough Street, Ormskirk, L39 2EN

Organizer: Ormskirk Library