We run several extremely popular events within the village throughout the year, such as a Teddy Bear’s Picnic, nearly new sales and pre-school fun days.

Soft Play Sessions
Very popular soft play sessions offer local parents and children a regular activity to enjoy together. Meet other local families and make new friends. Plus there’s great tea, coffee and snacks in the community coffee bar.

Time: 11.15am-12.15pm.
Dates: May 24th (Subject to enough volunteers, please check our Facebook page or contact us for to check or offer to volunteer), June 7th, July 5th, July 19th.
Location: Cottenham Community Centre

£1 for Under 1s, £2 for over 1s, £3 per family

COTTENHAM TOY LIBRARY AGM Friday 7th June, 8pm, 17 Corbett Street, CB24 8QX

Pre School Funday, Friday 21st June as part of the Fen Edge Family Funday

Bring your picnic and have a fun day out with your pre-schoolers including outdoor toys, crafts, Mr Marvel Magic Show, all for £5 per family. Beanissimo coffee trike will be available for purchasing great coffee and tea to fuel the adults!

Time: 10:30-1:30

Location: Cottenham Village Green

Teddy Bears’ Picnic, 12th July 2019

Bring your little ones to the annual Teddy Bears’ Picnic, hosted by Cottenham Toy Library in association with Ladybird Pre-school, where there will be paddling pools and water play, teddy bear hunts, face-painting, ride-on toys, refreshments, a raffle, kids yoga, singing & music, and lots more! Bring your own lunch, a picnic rug, swimming costume, towel and your favourite teddy bear to this lovely, secure, shady garden!
Time: 10.30am-2.30pm.
Location: 17 Corbett Street, Cambridge, CB24 8QX

Pre-Loved Toys Sale
A great opportunity to clear out unloved toys, earn some pennies for the Christmas fund and pick up lots of bargains. Proceeds are shared between Cottenham Toy Library, Cottenham Primary School PTCA and Ladybird Pre-School.

Time: 9:30-11am
Date: November 2019
Location: Cottenham Primary School

If you want to sell your unwanted toys, please download a sellers pack for more information and the correct labels:
Toy Sale Seller’s Pack (.PDF for printing and completing by hand)
Toy Sale Seller’s Pack (.XLS for completing electronically, then printing)

For more information, please see our Facebook page.

Christmas Party
Sign up at a soft play session to come to our fun Christmas party! We will have the soft play equipment out as usual, but will also have a visit from Father Christmas with a present for each child. Spaces are limited, you can also book by contacting us through Facebook or email, please let us know the age of the child/ren you would like to book for so that we can have an appropriate gift for them.

Time: 11:15-12:15

Date: Mid December 2019

Cost: £2 for Under 1s, £3 for over 1s, £5 per family

Location: Cottenham Community Centre