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Waveney Kids' Book Festival

Southwold Arts Centre and Beccles Library, 19 - 27 October 2019

A variety of events and activities based around books, writing and drawing for children of all ages this October half-term.

Saturday 19 October

Sunday 20 October

Monday 21 October

Tuesday 22 October

Wednesday 23 October

The Railway Children - 10:30am screening

1030
Southwold Arts Centre

Waveney Kids' Book Festival: <cite>The Railway Children</cite> - 10:30am screening

Based on the classic novel and filmed at the National Railway Museum in York, featuring the original locomotive from the much-loved 1970 film.

The Railway Children - 2:30pm screening

1430
Southwold Arts Centre

Waveney Kids' Book Festival: <cite>The Railway Children</cite> - 2:30pm screening

Based on the classic novel and filmed at the National Railway Museum in York, featuring the original locomotive from the much-loved 1970 film.

The Railway Children - 7:30pm screening

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Southwold Arts Centre

Waveney Kids' Book Festival: <cite>The Railway Children</cite> - 7:30pm screening

Based on the classic novel and filmed at the National Railway Museum in York, featuring the original locomotive from the much-loved 1970 film.

Thursday 24 October

Polly Dunbar: Red Red Red

1030
Beccles Library

Waveney Kids' Book Festival: Polly Dunbar: <cite>Red Red Red</cite>

Polly Dunbar introduces us to a frustrated toddler seeing RED RED RED and his mum, who suggests he counts to ten to calm down.

Supertato stories and crafts

1430
Southwold Arts Centre

Waveney Kids' Book Festival: Supertato stories and crafts

Join us for stories and crafts based on Sue Hendra and Paul Linnet’s Supertato - the superhero who’s always there for you when the chips are down!

Friday 25 October

Fing crafts and games

1430
Southwold Arts Centre

Waveney Kids' Book Festival: <cite>Fing</cite> crafts and games

Join us for a fun session themed around Fing, by David Walliams.

Saturday 26 October

Sunday 27 October

James Mayhew & Zeb Soanes: Gaspard Best in Show, followed by fox crafts

1430
Southwold Arts Centre

Waveney Kids' Book Festival: James Mayhew & Zeb Soanes: <cite>Gaspard Best in Show</cite>, followed by fox crafts

An amazing event to close the Waveney Kids’ Book Festival. Hear Zeb read the two Gaspard the Fox stories accompanied by live music from professional composer/pianist Chris Warner and watch James create live illustrations, then make fox masks, plates and puppets.