Saturday 15th July 2017
10.00 – 10.45 The Dressing Up Dad 3+ Meet Maudie Smith as she reads her new picture book and then dress up your dad (or someone else’s) Story time dressing up and craft activities.
10.30 – 11.15 The Puppy Academy 4+ Join amazing writer Gill Lewis for some canine capers. Hear all about the puppies in Puppy Academy who are learning skills to become working dogs. But watch out! There’s a thief about! Help Gill to find the missing sausages.
10.30 – 1 Editorial Surgery for Grown Ups! Written a children’s book? Don’t miss this amazing opportunity to receive one to one feedback from chicken House Editor Kesia Lupo . 20 Minute Appointments (contact library for details)
11- 11.45 Angie Morgan 3+ Meet Angie as she reads her new picture book. That is actually my Blanket, Baby. Mess up your very own blanket with glitter, glue, mud and other stuff.
11.45 – 12.30 My Evil Twin is a Supervillain 8+ Help David Solomons launch his hilarious new book – the latest in his award winning series. This time, Zack, Luke and the gang face flat pack spaceships, quantum toilets and the most terrifying game of Top Trumps in the universe.
12.30 – 1.15 Fun and Games for Family and Friends 4+ Children’s mystery writer Sharon Tregenza offers mazes and muses, dot to dots and wotnots. There will be puzzles and prizes too.
2.00 – 3.00 Crime Writing workshop 12+ to adult. Got an idea for a thriller? Dip into the world of crime writing in this inspiring workshop run by best selling author Rachel Ward.
2.00- 3.00 Write your own mini book 7+ Join children’s writers Alex Campbell and Angie Morgan on a story adventure. Invent your own exciting story and put it in a mini book to take home.
All day activities, all ages – Animal magic menagerie building in the foyer. Come and join Toymaker Ian Mckay and writer Fleur Hitchcock as they fill the foyer with fantastical creatures.
All Events are free but you need to reserve a place.
Contact the library on 01225 863280 or email firstname.lastname@example.org