We’re hosting “The Sherburn Easter Book Hunt”! ???????? Copies of children’s Easter books will be in the windows of businesses all around the town from the 16th March to 8th April.
Follow the trail map to find answers to the quiz questions in the windows of businesses around Sherburn; all the answers relate to Easter books you can borrow from the library. Do just for fun, or return the sheet for a chance of winning a prize! Free to enter.
Paper copies of the map and quiz can be picked up for free from Sherburn & Villages Community Library, Finkle Hill, Sherburn in Elmet LS25 6EA.
We’re located behind boots.
What3Words map location: ///fiction.cries.drain.
See bottom of this page for opening hours.
Completed quiz sheets can be dropped off at the library during opening hours (see below for hours which vary over the bank holidays) or answers can be emailed to alison.marshall@siect.uk. Closing date 5pm on 8th April. Alison will contact winners by phone or email on 9th April. Instructions are on the quiz sheet.
Prizes include:
???? 1st Prize – Family tickets for “Eureka” National Children’s Museum (worth up to £84)
???? 2nd Prize – £20 book token ????
???? 3rd Prize – Easter Treats ????????
Special thanks to Thornton Jones Solicitors for kindly funding our Easter Hunt and The Maltings Tearooms for helping us contact the Easter Bunny to invite them to the launch. Huge thanks to all the businesses kindly displaying a book for the trail.
More details from the library or follow Sherburn & Villages Community Library Facebook page. The trail and map will be available on that Facebook page too.


Tap the image or download the map using this link: trail map.
Free paper copies can be collected from Sherburn & Villages Community Library, map location 1 (opening hours at the bottom of this page).
Easter Book Hunt Map


Tap the image or download the quiz using this link: quiz questions.
Free paper copies can be collected from Sherburn & Villages Community Library, map location 1 (opening hours at the bottom of this page).
Question sheet for the Easter Book Hunt

Library opening hours during the Easter Book Hunt

Our book (map ref 1) will still be visible for the trail when the building is closed.
Saturday 16h March – 09:30 – 12:30
Sunday 17th March – closed
Monday 18th March – 09:30 – 17:00
Tuesday 19th March -09:30 – 17:00
Wednesday 20th March – 10:00 – 16:00 (Warm Wednesday, normally closed Wednesday)
Thursday 21st March – 09:30 – 17:00
Friday 22nd March – 09:30 – 13:00
Saturday 23rd March – 09:30 – 12:30
Sunday 24th March – closed
Monday 25th March – 09:30 – 17:00
Tuesday 26th March  – 09:30 – 17:00
Wednesday 27th March – closed
Thursday 28th March – 09:30 – 17:00
Friday 29th March – closed
Saturday 30th March – closed
Sunday 31st March – closed
Monday 1st April – closed
Tuesday 2nd April  – 09:30 – 17:00
Wednesday 3rd April – closed
Thursday 4th April – 09:30 – 17:00
Friday 5th April – 09:30 – 13:00
Saturday 6th April – 09:30 – 12:30
Sunday 7th April – closed
Monday 8th April – 09:30 – 17:00

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