Children’s Literature Festival
Beverley

8 OCTOBER 2016

SATURDAY 8TH OCTOBER

All events £3 (Accompanying adults FREE)
Special deal: Buy 2 Children’s tickets for £5!

Puppets Plays and Story Days with Marion Gamble…
The Westwood Troll

BEVERLEY CHILDREN’S LIBRARY 10:30AM – 11:30AM
(3 yrs+)

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“The Westwood Troll lives under the hill inside a small cave by the Black Mill. He lurks in the bushes by the gate, that is where he lies in wait. When cars drive over the cattle grid the Troll gives a low “G R O W L“ which frightens the children and makes them howl!“
Children will be delighted by the spooky tale of The Westwood Troll. A fun, interactive story written by local author Marion Gamble and brought to life by Puppets, Plays and Story Days.

Shiver Me Timbers Tales!
With Captain Crossbones

BEVERLEY CHILDREN’S LIBRARY 12:00PM – 12:45PM
(3 yrs+)

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Ahoy there!
There be tales of pirates, buried treasure and all kinds of swashbuckling adventures on the high seas with Captain Crossbones, who is also the East Riding’s very own world champion Town Crier.
Come dressed as a pirate and join the crew for a pirate quest for plunder… Arrrgh, me hearties!

Valerie L Pate
Millie Loves the Autumn

BEVERLEY CHILDREN’S LIBRARY 1:00PM – 2:00PM
(4 yrs+)

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Get into the spirit of autumn with a cosy story and craft session featuring local children’s author, Valerie L. Pate.
Enjoy hearing all about the joys of the autumn season in her beautiful book Mille Loves the Autumn, followed by a fun and easy craft activity to get the kids engaging creatively with nature. Exciting news of Valerie’s next story, The Fox and the Hedgehog, will also be revealed…

Doodletoons with Bill Booth

BEVERLEY CHILDREN’S LIBRARY 2:30PM – 3:30PM
(7 yrs+)

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Calling all doodlers, budding artists and wannabe cartoonists…
Bill Booth invites you to join him for a fabulous, fun workshop for aspiring comic artists…
Fill a page with scribbles and create your very own Doodle masterpiece!
All materials provided, just bring your imagination.

Peace at Last!
Bedtime Story Time

BEVERLEY CHILDREN’S LIBRARY 4:00PM – 5:00PM
(3 yrs+)

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Our popular bedtime story session for younger children.
The hour was late and Mr Bear was tired. But he could not sleep however hard he tried…..
Can you help Mr Bear get to sleep? Will Mrs Large ever get Five Minutes’ Peace?
Wrap up in your favourite PJs, bring your Teddy and join in with some lovely bedtime tales!
Cookies and milk provided.

Spookarama!
Or Tales That Go Bump In The Night!

BEVERLEY CHILDREN’S LIBRARY 5:30PM – 6:30PM
(7 yrs+)

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A warm up for Halloween!
What happens when the library closes and the lights have been switched off?
Dare you come along and listen to our spooktastic tales that go bump in the night?
Dress up in your scariest costume, bring your torch and listen to some hairy scary stories that will make your hair stand on end!
Join us for some fang-tastic games and a prize for the most frightening(-looking) child!