Christmas Events 2015

Keep your excited little ones busy this festive season with Blackpool Library Service.

This year, we’ve arranged a selection of events to get you out of the festive grump and into the festive spirit. You’ve probably noticed all the little Christmas trees popping up around Blackpool libraries, and that is just the beginning of our Festive Fun…

christmas divider CENTRAL LIBRARY
christmas divider

See & Do with Bonkers Clutterbooks
Make Fancy Festive Things at our FREE craft events for children aged 6-12
Saturday 5 December

Booster Cushion presents A Christmas Carol
A comical version of Dickens’ classic tale using a large pop-up book, audience participation, humbugs and snow. The scene is created using mime, voice and sign language.
Saturday 12 December

A concoction of contemporary Christmassy prose, poetry, anecdotes & musical interludes with Vita,  Live Poets and Poetry People
Friday 18 December

christmas divider PALATINE LIBRARY
christmas divider

Festive Freyja Faery
A Christmas themed Rhythm & Rhyme session with the opportunity to win a family ticket to see Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs at the Grand Theatre, Blackpool.
Wednesday 9 December

Family Festive Event
Fun Christmas crafts for all the family. We’ll be making Santa hats, a festive wreath or garlands and much more!
*psst! Odeon family ticket up for grabs!
Saturday 19 December

christmas dividerMOOR PARK LIBRARY
christmas divider

The Night Before Christmas
St Bernadette’s Players will be performing their play ‘A Night Before Christmas- Sherlock Holmes Mystery’
Wednesday 9 December

Christmas Cheer
Listen to the children from Westcliff Primary School singing Christmas songs accompanied by festive refreshments.
Tuesday 15 December

christmas divider

Festive Quiz 
Get your thinking caps on for Anchorsholme’s annual festive quiz. Come on your own or make a small team. Prizes to be won!
Tuesday 15 December

Festive Fun Day
Join us throughout the day for festive refreshments whilst your selecting your Christmas books!
Tuesday 15 December

christmas dividerLAYTON LIBRARY
christmas divider

Christmas Tree Festival
We’ll  be showcasing our bookish Christmas Tree at Salem Methodist Church in Layton
10, 11, 12 December

Kid’s Christmas Quiz
Pop into Layton Library to collect the Kid’s Christmas Quiz. All clever clogs must return their quizzes by 19 December 2015.
There are two prizes to be won!

cute reindeer dancing

[*Christmas Opening Times*]
Blackpool libraries will be closed from
 Wednesday 23 December and reopen on Monday 4 January 2016



  1. A Happy Christmas to all staff at Blackpool Libraries. You all do a great job throughout the year. Wishing you A Happy New Year 2016. Thank you. Valerie Hargreaves
    PS have to add my favourite Library is …..wait for it…..(whisper…Layton…) ! x

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s