King George’s Hall 18th-22nd June 2019
Local schools in Blackburn and Darwen are being invited to attend read aloud interactive sessions in the venues listed below. A full list of schools will be published soon!
Each year group will be treated to an author respective to their age with our six featured authors.
Blackburn Schools Fest –
St Lukes and St Pauls, Daisyfield, Meadowhead, St Silas, Holy Trinity Darwen, Holy Souls, Holy Trinity Darwen, St Barnabas
Christina Gabbitas is a children’s author, poet and voiceover artist, who always loved to read rhyming books and poetry, when she was in her early years.
Silly Stories, funny facts and wacky jokes
Join Blue Peter Book Award winner Andy Seed for 30 minutes of silly Stories, funny facts, wacky jokes and entertainment for the whole family. Have a go at the wordplay challenge that’s never been completed!
Draw Like a Pro
– More details coming soon
R.A.P! Reading Aloud Proudly (30 mins)
To read with expression and confidence. Bringing words and rhymes to life.
Calling all Bollywood Heroes and Princesses!
Come and find out what it takes to be a Bollywood Hero or a Princess. Salma will be leading interactive storytelling workshops and you can even
learn the Bollywood dance steps to Jai Ho’, and dance like a Bollywood Star!
Special thanks to Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council