Saturday 14th April Official Opening of Community Hub
On Saturday 14th April mayor, Cllr. Neil Cooper officially opened the new Burgh le Marsh Community Hub with special guest, author, Margaret Dickinson.
Cllr Neil Cooper explained all the preparation and the financing of the Hub and expressed his thanks to all involved
and to the library volunteers as did Margaret Dickinson in her speech also saying that the new hub was
a wonderful facility. Library Volunteer Manager, Julie Peach,said the vounteers are delighted with their new venue
and also thanked her team of volunteers.
This was followed by the official unveiling of the plaque by Margaret Dickinson who was then presented with flowers.
a personal book signing session followed and visitors enjoyed refreshments.As part of the occasion the library held a competition posing the question of how many removalboxes were required to transfer the books to the new building.
The answer was 152 boxes and the two nearest answers were given by Chris Bassord and Tracey Wilkinson who both received library hessian bags.
The event was very well attented and a wonderful start to the new Hub.