New Sparkles Babies Courses – Starting in May

Have you had a baby during lockdown? Having a baby is tough whenever you do it! Having a baby during lockdown is a whole other ball game. The reality is that it is an extremely isolating time to...

Bereavement Support Group

What we once enjoyed and deeply loved we never lose, for all that we love deeply becomes a part of us. Helen Keller What is Bereavement? It is the experience of losing someone important to us and...

Sparkles Groups

Quotes from attendees  Thank you for providing such lovely support during such isolating times' 'I like the relaxed atmosphere and enjoy meeting other mums' 'This is the best group I have been to...

Easter Events

Easter is a time to celebrate new life and hope as we remember Jesus died on the cross and rose again. We would love to help you celebrate. Whilst the current COVID restrictions mean we cannot allow...


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Book Reviews

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Testament by John Grisham  This is the story of an aged multi-millionaire, Troy, who dies leaving his money, not to his acknowledged children and grandchildren but to Rachel, a love child he has never met. Problem is that Rachel is a missionary with a...

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Book Delivery Service

Book Delivery Service

Can't get out of the house? Need some entertainment? Why not request our free book delivery service. You can check which books we have available in our collection by visiting, log in [if you don’t know how to log in our quick guide will...

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Come And Meet Santa In His Grotto

Come And Meet Santa In His Grotto

Despite being socially distanced this year, here at Blackfen Community Library we have secured a direct video line to Father Christmas himself! During the afternoon of Monday 21st December 2020, we will have 15 minute slots available for children to virtually meet...

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The Big Virtual Quiz Night

The Big Virtual Quiz Night

The Big Virtual Quiz Night Join us for a fun fundraising event ' The Big Virtual Quiz night' Saturday 28th November 2020. Sign up as a team or as an individual. Maximum of 6 per team. You will be sent a code to join us on zoom. No need to come to Blackfen Community...

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CONGRATULATIONS to our winners of the colouring competition!! Thank you to everyone who took part, it was great to see so many beautiful pictures ... See MoreSee Less
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Look at all these amazing puzzles that have kindly been donated to us for our puzzle library! Remember if you would like to borrow a puzzle drop by on a Tuesday or Thursday. ... See MoreSee Less
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Wow what a year! After a year of loss, let's take a moment to lament - a passionate expression of sorrow.Allow ourselves a moment to acknowledge the sadness and pain this year has brought us all.After a year of lockdown, as we follow the road map to open up again and reconnect together, there will be lessons we have learnt. There are things we have missed. Like children, we will take hold of those things again with wide eyed wonder. As we seek to find purpose in the events of this last year we can remember how thankful we are for each other and for our community. Why not take a moment to thank an individual, a group, organisation or business who have helped you in this last year? ... See MoreSee Less
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