Several library projects have recently received funding from Suffolk Libraries Extra, the supporters' fundraising scheme we launched last year.
As of 1 April 2018, we have official National Portfolio Status from the Arts Council.
Everyone at Suffolk Libraries would like to congratulate Maggie Lusher, manager of Kesgrave Library, who was the winner of the Services to the Community award at the recent Suffolk Coastal Business and Community Awards.
Any parents or carers visiting Ipswich Jobcentre with their children can now enjoy a small selection of children’s books thanks to a donation from Suffolk Libraries.
The newly formed Friends of Felixstowe Library will be officially launched on Saturday 7 April, with help from BBC Radio Suffolk presenter Lesley Dolphin and Mayor of Felixstowe Nick Barber.
A new Suffolk Libraries Local session in Rushmere launched at Ransomes Sports Pavilion on 14 March.
Two Ipswich Town legends and a former Olympian will be helping to launch our new Sporting Memories groups at Ipswich County Library on Tuesday 6 February at 2pm.
Adult literacy in Ipswich is set to get a boost as a national initiative arrives in the town at the end of January.
The first schools in Ipswich have signed up to a reading pledge as part of the ‘Let’s Talk Reading’ project which is working to improve reading skills across the town.
Suffolk Libraries chief executive Alison Wheeler has been awarded an MBE in the New Year’s Honours List 2018.