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Fabula Festival

From Thursday, 12 October 2017
To Sunday, 15 October 2017
Fabula Festival A celebration of libraries and the arts! Kids Take Over! Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 October Two days of fun celebrating literature, storytelling, creative writing, technology and arts & crafts in partnership with Discover Storytelling Centre. Redbridge Central Library Clements Road, Ilford Essex IG1 1EA Saturday 14 October 11.30am / 3-7 years / £2 Trish Cooke Discover Author talk or Illustrator Workshop Award winning writer Trish Cooke will be reading from her books in this interactive storytelling session. 2pm / 4 years + / £2 Adam Stower Come along and join the fun for a terrific Troll-tastic time with stories, games and live drawing. Meet Adam Stower and his cast of characters from Troll and the Oliver and Grumbug. Sunday 15 October 11.30am / 4 years + / £2 Daddy Do My Hair? With Tolga Okogwu Listen to author Tola Okogwu tell stories from her Daddy Do My Hair? series. Learn how to create the hair styles featured in the books and create your own paper plate character with twisted, braided hair. 2pm / 4 years + / £2 Giraffes Can’t Dance with Guy Parker Rees Find out how bestselling, award-winning illustrator and author Guy Parker-Rees conjures characters for his books, which include Giraffes Can’t Dance and brand new book, Be Brave, Little Penguin. Come along to enjoy stories, dancing and lots of drawing fun, with enough tips to make up your very own character. 3-5pm / 4-8 years / £2 Club Lollipop hosts The Monsters Ball Join us for a spook-tacular party to celebrate a monstrous weekend, this fang-tastic kids party will be a real scream!! Packed with party games such as Monster Statues, Winnie the Witch Says, Casper’s Candy Hunt and many more. With disco dancing to Ghostbusters, Thriller and of course the Monster Mash! No Monsters Ball would be complete without a juicy witch’s brew and ghoulish cookies to snack on. Booking & enquiries: Both days…. 12 noon, 1pm & 3pm / 0-3 years/ 20 minutes / Drop in! / FREE Scrambled Egg Supper Meet Peter T. Hooper and go on an epic quest to find some of the rarest and most exciting eggs to make the best ever breakfast. Other activities over the weekend… Monster Masks Making Mayhem, Bonkers Balloons with Mr Kinder, Face Painting Fun, The Gruffalo Photo Booth and Animation Workshop
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