Aye Write 2015: Wee Write! Family Day, Saturday 7 March, 2015
Family Fun Day on 7 March is part of Wee Write!, book festival for children and young people. It includes ticketed events such as It’s Katie Morag with Mairi Hedderwick, the Diary of a Wimpy Kid Show and a Mad Hatter’s Tea Party alongside a host of free sessions and drop-in activities for kids and their grown ups, and a series of workshops for young people.
Ticketed events are on sale now
Bookings are open NOW for Wee Write! Family Day at the Mitchell Library.
All ticketed events cost £5 per person (adult or child) and are subject to a transaction fee*. Babies under 12 months do not require a ticket but please let us know in advance if you are bringing a young baby to a session by phoning 0141 353 8000.
Glasgow 1,2,3 (10 – 11am)
Rebecca Colby; There was a Wee Lassie Who Swallowed a Midgie (10-11am)
Toddler’s Tales – Guess How Much I Love You? (11.30am – 12.30pm)
Debi Gliori; Tobermory Cat 1,2,3 (11.45am – 12.45pm)
Play and Share (1-2pm)
Dads Rock the Mitchell (1.30-2.30pm)
The Dinosaur that Pooped a … Show (10 – 11am)
I Hate Books Puppet Show (10.30 – 11.30am)
Gill Arbuthnot; What Makes You, You (11.30am – 12.30pm)
Mairi Hedderwick; It’s Katie Morag (11.45am – 12.45pm)
Priya Kharbanda; Harriot McDougall and the Greedy Gannet (12.15 – 1.15pm)
The Wimpy Kid Show (1.30 – 2.30pm)
Emily McKenzie; Ralfy Rabbit, Book Burglar (1.30 – 2.30pm)
Monkey’s Journey – Chinese for Kids (2.45 – 3.45pm)
Aidan Moffat; The Lavender Blue Dress (3.15 – 3.45pm)
Mad Hatter’s Tea Party (3.30 – 4.30pm)
Young adults (12+)
Comic Workshops (3 different sessions at 11am, 1pm and 3pm)
Stanley Odd – Rap ‘n’ Rhyme (12.30 – 1.30pm)
Coderdojo (3-4pm) Free Session
Free Events throughout the day
Including Bounce & Rhyme, Gaelic Bookbug, Play Talk Read Bus and Infant Massage
(Events are limited capacity)
*Please note both adults and children attending a ticketed event must have a ticket, with the exception of children under 12 months old.
Each event ticket costs £5 and is subject to a transaction fee.
You can also book at: Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, up to and including 6 March, and at the Mitchell Library on the day. Early booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.
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