Our Jubilee Celebrations

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We’re getting the bunting out! Join us for the Jubilee Celebration at Bolton Central Library and Museum from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th June from 11am to 3pm.

 

 

 

Bolton Library and Museum Services Jubilee Celebrations 

We’re getting the bunting out! Join us for the Jubilee Celebrations at Bolton Central Library and Museum from Thursday 2nd June to Sunday 5th June from 11am to 3pm.

See our Facebook events to see what party fun we have in store for you. These are all family friendly free activities and there's no need to book.

All week take part in our Queen’s Corgi trail. Find the book throne and get a photo in the Queen’s carriage!

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Thursday 2 June, 11am - 3pm

Noisy day

Live music from King Brass

Meet a Queen’s Guard, Beefeater and Jubilee Bear

Messy play with Sugar Lumps

Bunting crafts

Tea Party play table


Friday 3 June, 11am - 3pm

Quiet day

A quieter day for visitors who find it difficult to access to our noisy events

Film showing - 11am The Queen’s Corgi

Meet the Jubilee Bear

SEND Sensory play sessions

Crafts

Tea Party play table


Saturday 4 June, 11am - 3pm

Meet the Jubilee Bear

Early Years Tea Party play sessions

Crafts

Tea Party play table

Music through the decades

Museum object handling


Sunday 5 June, 11am - 3pm

Meet the Jubilee Bear

Crafts

Tea Party play table

Music through the decades

11am film showing BFG 


Bolton History Centre

Bolton History Centre will be closed on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June, but will open as normal on Saturday 5 June.


Community Libraries

All our Community Libraries are closed on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June but will open  as normal on Saturday 4 June.

You can also join in the celebrations at our Community Libraries on Saturday 4 June.

There'll be a story time and themed craft activity: all sessions are free and there's no need to book.

See times below for your nearest library:

Blackrod Library - 10.30am -12.30pm

Breightmet Library - 11am - 12pm

Bromley Cross Library - 10.30am - 12.30am

Farnworth Library - 2pm - 4pm

High Street Library -10am - 4pm

Horwich Library - Story time 10.30am and Crafts - 2pm - 4pm

Harwood Library - 10.30am -12pm

Little Lever  - Story time 10.30am - 11am and Crafts 11am - 3pm

Westhoughton - 10.30am - 12pm


Smithills Hall

Smithills Hall will be closed on Thursday 2 and Friday 3 June, but will open as normal on Sunday 5 June.


However you're celebrating The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee this year, don’t forget to take pictures of your Jubilee events and street parties in Bolton - we would love to see them!

If you would like to share them with us and let us have copies for our Archive collections, please send them to: collectionenquiries@bolton.gov.uk.

Please send location details of the party or event and who the people are shown in the image (you will need to have consent from the people in the photos). Remember you are creating the history of the future!

We look forward to seeing during the Jubilee celebrations!

Published: 16th May 2022