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Blackwells Children's Book Festival
Saturday 1st-Sunday 2nd Julyblackwells event

Millets would like to welcome back, Blackwell's for the 2nd Children's Book Festival!

'Tales from the Farm'

Join us in the marquee by the Farm Animals for two days of fun-filed workshops, storytelling and meet the author!

Saturday 1st July:

10am-11am: Activities
Explore the surroundings and discover the farm with new friends

11am-12noon: Author Event
Come and meet Tom Moorhouse and learn about the adventures of Mr Toad

12noon-2pm: Teddy Bears Picnic & Story Time
Bring along your favourite teddy or meet one our ours for an unforgettable story time

2pm-3pm: Author Event
Come and meet Suzanne Barton and her flying friends

3pm-4.30pm: Crafting*
Grow your own and take it home!

Sunday 2nd July:

10am-11am: Crafting*
Friendship bracelets, colouring & more!

11am-12noon: Author Event
Come and meet Teresa Heapy and all her very little but very powerful characters

12noon-2pm: Super Heroes Picnic & Story Time
Bring your own picnic and join us for amusing stories about super heroes

2pm-3pm: Author Event
Meet Nick and Fiona Bishop, who are here with the Porch Fairies

3pm-4.30pm: Treasure Hunt
Win a prize for the best group of explorers

*crafting activities will incur a small charge

Plus we have drop-in activities running throughout the weekend...Pop in and join in the fun!
A huge selection of children's books will also be onsale.

Open 10am-4.30pm.

The festival is free to enter

The festival will be located in a marquee structure by the Animal Walkway.

More information:

For more information please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 01865 792792

To book any activities please click here

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