Get ready for the Children's Festival!

The children's festival features a fabulous line up of fun authors, energetic storytelling and a healthy dose of toilet humour! We're very excited about Nick Arnold's 'Horrible Science Show' which brings the multi-award winning Horrible Science series to life.

Fun-packed events

Little readers have lots of opportunities to talk to our authors. There will be terrific tales, creative crafts and fantastic facts! Celebrate the love of reading and inspire their imaginations with our line-up of children's events.

Smashing Mirrors Theatre presents The Memory Project

Sat, 10 Nov 2018
10.30am - 11.30am
Venue Room
Children's Library
Smashing Mirrors Theatre brings a touching and emotional new show based on interviews with real East Yorkshire families, looking at the difficult, trying, and at times hilarious journey through Dementia.

From the team that brought you 'Ruby and the Vinyl' come and catch this new show at a library near you.

Please note: Tickets bought online can be collected on the door of the event with your order confirmation email. You can also receive tickets via post (£1.50 fee) or collect from Brid Spa box office. To receive tickets on the door of the event, please select 'pick up from box office' when you complete your order.

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Using the power of poetry to educate people about dementia. Local poet Catherine Scott is working with East Riding secondary schools around the theme of dementia. Young people will perform their poetry at library reminiscence sessions, for those living with dementia and their carers. A project we are excited to be piloting in the East Riding.

Watch this space! We'll share more when the time comes

Poetry Competition

If you can say the words, you can write the words. Express yourself through poetry - whatever shape or form - and you could win £50! The competition is free to enter for all school aged children, with one prize for primary and one for secondary.

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