Imagination Library reaches 3,000 children a month milestone

Imagination Library reaches 3,000 children a month milestone

More than 3,000 children a month now get free books through their door in Nottingham thanks to Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Nottingham City Council has been working alongside the Rotary Club of Nottingham to co-ordinate fundraising since it chose to back the...
Nottingham comes together to celebrate the joy of reading!

Nottingham comes together to celebrate the joy of reading!

Families filled the grounds of Nottingham Castle for a free fun day to enjoy storytelling, book characters, children’s activities and line dancing. The Free Family Fun Day on the Castle Green on 9 June was organised by Nottingham City Council and partners to celebrate...
Lord Mayor’s charity ball  to raise funds for Dolly charity

Lord Mayor’s charity ball to raise funds for Dolly charity

The Lord Mayor of Nottingham’s charity ball, an event which hasn’t taken place for almost 20 years, returns this week. The charity ball, which will be held in the Ballroom at the Nottingham Council House in Old Market Square, will have a 1920s theme, based around the...
Panto audiences help raise thousands for Dolly Parton book charity

Panto audiences help raise thousands for Dolly Parton book charity

Panto-goers in Nottingham have helped to raise over £3,000 for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. Nottingham Playhouse teamed up with Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library to raise funds for free books for children. The book-gifting scheme was one of the official panto...