Get ready for the Children's Festival!

Inspiring your children's love of reading with a variety of authors, energetic storytelling and a barrel of laughs!

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.

Make Your Own Superhero Puppet Workshop

Sun, 24 Oct 2021
10.30am - 12.00pm
Be your own Superhero and help reduce waste and save the planet by making a fabulous superhero puppet newspaper from old newspapers that you can take home. Which superhero will you make?

Most suitable for ages 7-11

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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 £75! The competition is free to enter for all school aged children, with prizes for primary and secondary.

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