Rooted Coffee House Autumn Drinks

At rooted Coffee house we have developed our Autumnal drinks menu for you, designed to keep you warm and satisfied as the cold days draw in. We have two yummy hot drinks and a refreshing frappe with...

Why we are offering free lunches for children in the school holidays at Rooted Coffee House in Blackfen Community Library? Inspired by Marcus Rashford’s campaign to extend free school meals for...

Come And Have A Yarn

Here at Blackfen Community Library we are excited to announce that one of our groups is starting up again on Thursday the 15th of October. Come And Have A Yarn is a relaxed friendly group of people...

New Books Just In!

Looking for a new book to read? This month we have lots of new books. Here are three titles, fiction and non-fiction. The River Murders – James Patterson and James O. Born The first is the latest...

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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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Covid-19 Update

We will be closing from 5pm Friday 20th March for the foreseeable future. Please follow our facebook page for updates. We will be extending loan dates and you will not incur any fines for the period that we are closed. Check out our facebook page for updates...

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We have been blown away by seeing so many local business’ and the community stand together to be kind and support each other . With help from Morrisons we have decided to open up our offer of FREE KIDS LUNCH to ALL CHILDREN this half term. So please enjoy your free kids lunch either in the coffee shop or to take away. ... See MoreSee Less

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2020 treated you badly? Lost your job? Work in the arts? Struggling financially or just having a bad day then please come and have a coffee or a treat paid for by someone who cares. Just take a post it and take it to the counter. These are here to be used so please pop in and grab one. Then if you’re able you can pass on the kindness to someone else! #bekind #communitysupport #2020 #SaveTheArts #payitforward ... See MoreSee Less

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Our pay it forward board is looking rather full. If you need a pick up and life is tough at the moment know your community is behind you and you are loved. ... See MoreSee Less

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If you have girls 11-15 we really recommend this course we are running. A fun safe space to explore #selfesteem, personal #identity and confidence. Run in a covid secure way. ... See MoreSee Less

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We have introduced a #payitforward board. To take part all you need to do is buy an extra something- a coffee etc and fill in a post it note and pin it to the board. You can even write an encouraging message if you wish! #2020 has been particularly tough on all of us, but on some more than others. As a community library we would love to be able to bless those who are having a really tough time and if that’s you then please come grab a note and take it to the till. No other purchase necessary #weareallinthistogether #covid #community ... See MoreSee Less

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