We are Open!

We are so excited to not only open our doors to the public again but to be able to welcome you into our Rooted Coffee shop. It’s been a long 6 months and we are so looking forward to seeing some...

Join the Summer Reading Challenge at Blackfen Community Library and receive a prize

This year the Summer Reading Challenge has gone online to allow everyone to take part, even if they can’t get to their local library. As we have been able to reopen Blackfen Community...

Click & Collect

We know some people are still anxious about the current situation but we don't want that to prevent you from enjoying our books. If you are happy to leave your home for a walk in the fresh air but...

Join the Silly Squad – Summer Reading Challenge 2020

This year the Summer Reading Challenge has gone online to allow everyone to take part, even if they can’t get to their local library. The Summer Reading Challenge website is free to access and a...

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We are Open!

We are Open!

We are so excited to not only open our doors to the public again but to be able to welcome you into our Rooted Coffee shop. It’s been a long 6 months and we are so looking forward to seeing some familiar faces and hopefully some new ones! Before lockdown we were...

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Click & Collect

Click & Collect

We know some people are still anxious about the current situation but we don't want that to prevent you from enjoying our books. If you are happy to leave your home for a walk in the fresh air but don't want to come in to the library, we have a new service for you....

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Welcome back!

Welcome back!

Blackfen Community Library is delighted that the government has announced that libraries will be able to open – with social distancing measures in place – from 4 July. In line with this we will be open from 10am on Tuesday 7 July. From that date we will be open...

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Book Delivery Service

Book Delivery Service

During this time of lock down, we are all trying to find ways to pass the time. That is why we are going to be offering a book delivery service. You can check which books we have available in our collection by visiting https://www.readingcloud.net/, log in [if you...

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Review of The Help by Kathryn Stockett

Reviewed by Jayne, Blackfen Community Library member. This book has been on my bookshelf for years and I’d never got around to reading it. I’m not a big novel reader, I prefer non-fiction. However, a global pandemic seemed like a great time to sate my curiosity about...

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