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.
1.30 - 2.30: Dragon Drawing with Emily Gravett
Draw your own dragon in this illustration workshop with an award winning illustrator.
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.
4.30 - 5.30: The Huntress Trilogy by Sarah Driver
Join the creator of this stunning fantasy adventure for its epic and thrilling conclusion.
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.
10.00 - 6.30: Tell me a Dragon
An exhibition of entries to the kid’s dragon themed writing and drawing competition.
10.00 - 11.30: The Reluctant Dragon
Enjoy this children’s classic before joining in a craft activity inspired by the story.
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.
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.
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.