Library Blog

Our School Book Fair will be here from Monday 18th—Friday 22nd June All Books Half Price!!  In the library   Competition to win a £5 book voucher to spend at the fair… Design either : A) a poster to promote reading B) a book mark to promote reading   Entries should be colourful and eye catching and...

The jokes have been read and judged by an independent panel - there were laughs, sniggers and groans  but these three are the triumphant winners: 1st Place Amber Hollings Two Cats are swimming across a river.  One’s name is “One,Two,Three” and the other ‘s name is “Un,...

We have been very lucky this year to have year 11 art student Rosie working with us to produce a colourful giant 3D alphabet for the library.  The giant, painted cardboard letters have been made by Mrs Dennis and each uniquely painted by Rosie.  My...

  We've a new display of books in the library to celebrate World Laughter Day on 6th May. We're also running a competition during May for your best jokes! So - if you think you can find the joke to make us laugh the most then drop it into the...

The 2018 Carnegie Book award shortlist has been announced.  The Carnegie Award is the biggest Children and Teens book award in the UK.  Once again St Cuthbert Mayne Library will be shadowing the Carnegie award and joining with other local schools to each give presentations...

Wow! What a fantastic effort made by our students and staff for 'World book day'. A huge thank you to our amazing librarians Mrs Best and Mrs Dennis who made over the library into a 'Doctor Who' theme which the students loved. Such a fantastic...

As a result of the extreme weather conditions last week, we have rescheduled our World Book Day activities and dressing up for Thursday 8th March. You can find all the information about the day from our previous post on the Library blog. http://www.st-cuthbertmayne.co.uk/world-book-day-2018/...

  It’s World Book Day on 1st of March and as usual the Library is planning lots of fun events to celebrate all things to do with books and reading.  Here is the run-down of the activities going on: Every student in school will receive a World...

World Book Day - Thursday 1st March To celebrate World Book day we are inviting all staff and students to dress up as a Book Character on 1st March.  There will be prizes for the best outfits.  During the week the library will be holding a...

The Library is getting ready for Valentine's Day by running Take a Blind Date with a Book challenge! The idea is simple: you pick a wrapped book, based on the cryptic description on the wrapper, borrow it from the library desk and give it a go. You...