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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All the latest news and updates from Blackfen Community library

COVID Opening Update

COVID Opening Update

In line with government guidelines we are open 9.30am-3.30pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the lockdown. These hours are for you to return or request a book, use a computer, and carry out printing and photocopying. Alternatively you can call ahead on 020 8301...

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Rooted Coffee House Autumn Drinks

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 an autumnal twist.  Caramel Pecan Latte.  Here is our tasty...

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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 eligible children over the school holidays, we want to help to make sure...

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Come And Have A Yarn

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 who enjoy knitting, sewing, crochet and all things craft. All skill...

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New Books Just In!

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 release from James Patterson, The River Murders. When a local private...

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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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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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