Activities for young people at the 2018 Literary Festival.


Pirates Ahoy! Mini Marquee

Saturday 22nd  September 2018 10.30 am – 4.00 pm

Sunday 23rd  September 2017 10.30 am – 2.00 pm

A wide range of free activities and events will be offered throughout the day such as

  • Craft activities
  • Drawing competition
  • Story reading
  • Treasure Hunt
  • Cake decorating


Saturday 22nd September

Budleigh Salterton Library

Festival Workshops for Children

 Tracey Corderoy

Fairy Tale Pets

1.30 pm £3

Bob has decided to be a pet-sitter.  He just can’t wait for all the cute hamsters and bunnies to arrive! But when Goldilocks asks him to look after her grumpy bear, the fairy tale chaos begins.  Whatever will he do? Tracey Corderoy brings her hilarious story to life with songs, dressing up and craft.  Make a grumpy bear glove puppet to take home.

Suitable for ages 5 to 8.


Katie Cleminson

Otto The Book Bear

3.00 pm £3

Katie’s charming and beautiful books create a magical world for children. Her ‘Otto the Book Bear’ was a Sunday Times Children’s book of the week as well as one of their 100 Modern Children’s Classics. Join her workshop to hear her read, see her create a drawing and make your own break mask.

Suitable for ages 3 to 7


Dan Metcalf

Dino Wars

4.00 pm £3

Come and explore the exciting world of dinosaurs as Dan Metcalf leads a Dino Wars Workshop based on his thrilling adventure book.

Suitable for ages 7 to 12


Budleigh Salterton Library Literary Festival Event


Bounce and Rhyme

Friday 21st September 2018

Mini Marquee on the Green 2.15 – 2.45 pm

Come and enjoy a fun session with nursery rhymes and stories.  This is aimed at babies and toddlers up to the age of three.

Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival Education/Outreach Team.

St Peter's C of E Primary School

Moor Lane, Budleigh Salterton, Devon EX9 6QF

01395 443167

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