Events for 6 to 8 yr olds
Draw a Dragon£0.00
We’re excited to welcome fantasy author and artist John McCambridge back to Linton with his extremely popular dragon-drawing workshops. A highlight of festivals past!
Once Upon A Rainbow£0.00
Discover the underwater world of Nen, the merman with an empty heart who ventures to the forbidden world above to meet Ernest, the lonely fisherman.
The iconic ‘bad man’ Mr Gum (who hates children, animals, fun and corn on the cob) is on his way to Linton! Hidden away in a bag of sticks, he’s hitched a lift from his author, Andy Stanton.
An award-winning international storyteller, educationalist, producer and consultant, Laura Henry-Allain MBE is the creator of the characters of the well-loved JoJo and Gran Gran CBeebies series.
Isabel Thomas Workshop£0.00
Prize-winning author Isabel Thomas delivers a presentation that will define, debunk and demystify the trickiest of questions. Perfect if you are wondering if there really is an answer to everything!
As a passionate storyteller, Paul has travelled the world telling stories in all sorts of locations from schools to libraries and museums, and even the inside of a hollow tree!
Really Big Pants£0.00
Children’s performers Really Big Pants are on the up, spreading the word about their twin passions of the environment and the theatre.
Chloe Perrin Workshop£0.00
Chloe Perrin will be delivering a workshop about their favourite thing in the whole world – villains. Come up with your own villain and workout what makes a really good storybook villain.
Sufiya Ahmed Workshop£0.00
Decode Like A Spy activity workshop
Award-winning Joanne Limburg sees things deliciously from a children’s point of view, as she performs the funny and thoughtful poems from her book Bookside Down.
The fantastic Lion Learners are here with all their array of curious animals for you to get up close to and learn about. Exciting, interactive, and fact-filled story-times.
Award-winning illustrator of the brilliant Mr Gum books, David Tazzyman, as well as the hilarious You Can’t Take An Elephant On A Bus, Jelly Boots Smelly Boots, and many more, will be leading a hands-on illustration workshop.