Saturday 16th February – 10:00-17:00
- Have you chosen your costume? – remember all those who come dressed as a book character will be given a raffle ticket for a prize draw … win a six month free extension to your library membership.
- Have you completed your Mini winter reading challenge ready to return your form and collect your prize?
- Have you told your friends? Fliers available at CEL
- Have you signed up to bake or help?
And from one of our favourite Children’s author’s Chris Riddell … an article from the Guardian about why reading and libraries are important for children …
… a British author, comedian, actor and talent show judge. His books, like “Mr. Stink”, have sold more than 25 million copied and have been translate into more than 50 languages! Walliams has won many awards for his writing and for his many other endeavors as well. He even swam the English Channel AND the Strait of Gibraltar (not consecutively) to raise money for Sport Relief! In addition to “Mr. Stink”, CEL has lots of Walliams’ books available to take home, like “Awful Auntie” and “Billionaire Boy”. They’re found in junior fiction, come check one out soon.
Saturday 16th February 10:00-17:00
– dress up as your favourite book character and enter our prize draw*.
– cake stall and chance to chat over coffee/tea/juice
– help make a book character collage for CEL
– face painting
– collect your Mini-Winter-Reading Challenge certificate
– and lots more…
*All those dressed up with receive a ticket. At the end of the day a ticket will be drawn from the hat and the owner of the ticket will receive a six-month free extension to their library membership. Non-members will have to join CEL and pay their first year’s fee before being able to claim the prize.
Join us for an exciting afternoon of experiments on Saturday January 19th!
This workshop is now oversubscribed.
You can collect your reading log from CEL or down load one here – ReadingLog
Note for Friday Fun families – tomorrow – 30th Nov. we will be starting at 16:15 as that is the earliest our student volunteers can make it.
All CEL members are invited to join us on Saturday 1st December to make a seasonal decoration ready for the start of advent. You can drop in anytime between 14:00-16:30, but it would help with planning if you could e-mail email@example.com to let us know you are coming!