You may have seen us mention a few months ago that we had some very special visitors drop into our office: a class of 27 children from a local school, the FIRST full class we’ve ever had come and see us. Since then, we’ve had several similar visits, all as part of the North Norfolk… Read More North Norfolk Stories- Class Visits to our SLS Office
Here at Norfolk SLS. we were lucky to have code cracking author H.L Dennis visiting us for two whole days at the end of June, a brilliant author who was returning to the county for the second time this year (she appeared at our Conference in March!). Helen even brought along her daughter Meggie who we discovered was the illustrator… Read More Secret Breakers in Norfolk!
Those of you who have been reading this blog for a while may remember that last year, we held a picture book-themed party to celebrate Peters Book of the Year prize. The afternoon we spent at Cliff Park Infants School was SO much fun that we decided to do it again this year, with a… Read More Our Peters Picture Book Party 2015!
We love the idea behind Loddon Junior School’s annual makeover of their school library, which involves the whole school and creates a real buzz and air of excitement. The school holds a competition for the best design for the year, and then everyone contributes something. Last year’s theme of Harry Potter was chosen by Year… Read More Loddon Junior’s Lovely Library!
In 7 days time, much excitement will be felt in schools across Norfolk as the summer holidays finally arrive. This revelation has caused us to pose two questions: 1) just where on earth has 2014 gone and 2) what will everyone be reading over the Summer? The Mythical Maze Summer Reading Challenge 2014 officially launched last weekend and many… Read More Summer Reading Challenge, Rollesby Recap, and our Wednesday Reads!
Every so often we let our wonderful Librarians loose on the county and this week, Mandy visited an infants school to deliver a storytelling session. it was a resounding success and we’ll let her explain why… ‘I had a very busy day at Swaffham Infants this week. It started in the Reading Café where I… Read More The perils of losing crocodiles!