Monthly Archives: September 2015

The Force is Strong in Lakenheath Library!

Star Wars Reads DayGet your Jedi robes and hair buns out on October 10th as Lakenheath Library celebrates Star Wars Reads Day with a FREE Force-filled event from 10.30-12.30!

There will be a Fancy Dress Competition, the chance to build your own lightsaber and Jedi Training – including quizzes and activities!

You will also get a chance to try Wookie Cookies, Yoda Soda, Vader Ade and Jabba the Sponge-cake!

We look forward to seeing all you Jedi, Sith, Princesses and Bounty Hunters at Lakenheath Library on October 10th from 10.30-12.30 – don’t BB-late!

No Twits but Plenty of Treats!

Lakenheath Library saw FOUR times the number of customers compared to the previous Sunday come through the door on 13th September to celebrate Roald Dahl Day at a special FREE “Get Crafty” event!

The Children’s Area is now adorned with a funky Muggle-Wump mobile, crafted with help from creative customers and F.O.LK. member Jean.RD MobileF.O.LK. Secretary Sheila took her inspiration from the pages of Matilda by baking her own spin on Bruce Bogtrotter’s Chocolate Cake – decorated with bits straight out of Mr Twit’s beard – YUMMY!!!

Bruce Bogtrotter's Chocolate Cake

Finally, Lakenheath Library Sunday Officer Georgina was serving up a variety of delicious – and dubious!! – concoctions as part of Georgina’s Marvellous Medicine!

Georgina's Marvellous Medicine

The event was a real hit and F.O.LK. are looking forward to putting on more themed events in the coming months.

Get Crafty for Roald Dahl Day this Sunday

RoaldDahlDay15Calling all Mischief Makers… the 13th September is Roald Dahl Day, and in tribute to the legendary storyteller, Lakenheath Library is putting on a FREE “Get Crafty” event!

From 11am-2pm this Sunday, there will be CRAFT SESSIONS and QUIZZES inspired by all your favourite characters from The BFG to Willy Wonka! Plus, there’s a chance to WIN a selection of PRIZES!

Whether you design a crazy, colourful beard inspired by Mr Twit, try your eye at a witchy-wordsearch or make a Muggle-Wump’s mobile, why not get involved this Sunday at Lakenheath Library, for your chance to be a Champion of the World?