History fair planned at town’s library

Mansfield Library hosts The Great Nottinghamshire Local History Fair on Sunday, May 10, from 11am-3pm.

The event provies free fun for all the family with craft demonstrations, local history, displays from across the county, screenings of bygone Mansfield film footage and children’s activities.

Children will also have the change to meet real owls.

On the day, you can see local history displays, old photographs and films, children’s activities, craft demonstrations, mining heritage, costumed characters, local history books to buy, locally produced cakes on sale, plus owls on display.