Ryedale Book Festival

Children’s Events – 22nd September 2018

12.00 - 1.00: Wizard School with Elys Dolan

A special Wizard Training Academy where you can make your own potions, create your own trusty sidekick and design your own spells.

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1.30 - 2.30: Dragon Drawing with Emily Gravett

Draw your own dragon in this illustration workshop with an award winning illustrator.

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3.00 - 4.00: Nick Toczek's Dragon Show

Dragons-themed magic tricks, stories, puppets and some of the best dragon poems you will have ever heard.

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4.30 - 5.30: The Huntress Trilogy by Sarah Driver

Join the creator of this stunning fantasy adventure for its epic and thrilling conclusion.

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6.00 - 6.45: A Bedtime Story with Emily Gravett

Grab a teddy, pull on your PJs and head out for a charming bedtime story.

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10.00 - 6.30: Tell me a Dragon

An exhibition of entries to the kid’s dragon themed writing and drawing competition.

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10.00 - 11.30: The Reluctant Dragon

Enjoy this children’s classic before joining in a craft activity inspired by the story.

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11.00 and 1.00: Sir Scaly Pants and the Dragon Knight - Story and Ceramics

Listen to the story and paint a ceramic dragon inspired by the book.

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10.00 - 1.00: Zog - Story and biscuit decorating

Enjoy listening to this funny story from the creators of The Gruffalo and then decorate your own Zog biscuit to gobble-up or take-away.

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10.00 - 2.00: Dragon Dot-to-Dot

Come and meet local writer Jean Illingworth and her illustrator son Jamie and hear about the adventures of Danny Dragon and his little friend Susie.

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