Community living room

The Community Living Room

Community Living Rooms are library spaces where you can learn new skills and make new friends.

The community living room events are held in the following libraries:

Blackburn Library (painting & drawing), Darwen Library (handicrafts & singing), Livesey Library (gardening & wood work), Mill Hill Library (sewing)

You can find out more about the community living room here.

Please note that these are popular groups, and only some of them currently have vacancies.  To enquire about availability, please speak to Andrew Orr - phone (01254) 661221, or email:


Living BooksLiving books

Lift a living book off the virtual bookshelf.

Created as part of the Arts Council funded Community Living Room project, the living books collection is a unique series of films inclusive of audio life stories and "How to" demonstrations of craft activities.

You can access the living books collection here.

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