Library Blog

Christmas has arrived in the library! We've worked hard to make a Harry Potter themed Christmas tree, complete with miniature scarves, wands, broomsticks and Harry Potter themed hand painted baubles.  It even includes a sorting hat on the top.  If you haven't popped down to...

  Celebrate reading at our Book Fair! The Book Fair will be arriving in school soon, with many new books to browse and buy.  All the books at the fair will be half the marked price – including the ones in this leaflet!Come and join us! WHEN:  Friday...

Three times a year we have an intake of new books from the Schools' library Service.  We are currently compiling our 'Wish List' for this term - so if there are any books that you would like to request that we get in stock just...

We're very excited in the library about our Accelerated Reader Target achiever party next week!The invitations went out this morning in registers - I hope you liked our ice lolly invites? All students who have reached their reading target have been invited.Didn't get an invite...

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 HollingsTwo 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...