GRAYS Library is hosting its first Fun Palace on Saturday 7 October 11.00 -3.00pm and will join 300+ Fun Palaces across the UK and globally set to erupt with free and fun activities, celebrating culture in our community – and you’re invited!
Get involved and have a go at online gaming, Zumba Kids Junior with Creative Blast, take great photos with your smartphone with professional photographer Jen Farrant, play the keyboard, research your family history, Bushcraft, cross stitch and crochet, making, upcycle by basket weaving with newspapers. Think, play and create!
Fun Palaces bring together the cultural skills of those in local communities for others to learn and enjoy, and have previously included artists, scientists, theatre-makers, knitters, astronomers, magicians, gardeners, singers, conservationists, swimmers, dancers, theatre-makers, crafters and more, showcasing and sharing arts, science, technology, history, crafts, digital and sports.
Fun Palaces is an ongoing campaign for community at the heart of culture, with an annual weekend of events each October.
During the weekend, check out what’s happening across the globe: Twitter/Instagram: #FunPalaces | @FunPalaces
For information on all library events, visit: thurrock.gov.uk/libraries