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.

Gadgeteers - George's Marvelous Medicine with Lab Rascals

Sun, 7 Aug 2022
2.30pm - 3.30pm
Can you make George's marvelous medicine? Come and experiment with Lab Rascals to determine if George's blue bubbling medicine can be reproduced. Expect lots of bubbling mixtures, smells and sparks!

Warning: please don't drink your medicine!

Minimum age 5 due to health and safety

Booking essential.

Price £7.99
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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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