CHILDREN’S BOOK JAM
Saturday 20 May 2017
9.30 am to 4.30 pm
St Ives Corn Exchange, plus Out and About
The 6th Annual Book Jam event is here, to encourage literacy and imagination in children.
FREE workshops led by published authors and illustrators, including James Campbell, Jarvis, Gary Northfield, Lion Learners plus other favourites.
Throughout the day in the Corn Exchange activities include:
• FREE workshops, from 9.30 am to 3.30pm. Times overleaf. • Soft-play area for young children enjoying their first books • Colouring corner • Badge making • Books for sale • Author signing sessions • Art displays by local schoolchildren
PLUS • All day in the Charter Hall, a group of talented illustrators will be working to inspire imagination • Look out for Bumble Book Jam, and The Gruffalo • 3.15 to 3.45 pm will be Pirate Ahoy! • 4 pm prize giving • Tea shop open all day for snacks and drinks • FREE Admission
Details are on our website stivesbookjam.com with on-line booking for the workshops
This is an ACE initiative in collaboration with Cambridgeshire Libraries, and supported by Heffers of Cambridge. Our media partner is the Hunts Post.