When mummies and daddies go to work, young children often wonder what they are doing - are they in an office, do they drive a truck, are they helping people? Some children also worry about who will look after them when their parents are away and if their mum and dad will come back home again. These stories may help to calm their fears.
If you find reading difficult and never know what to read, then look no further! Quick Reads have released their 2017 titles, these books have been commissioned by big named authors and specially designed to make reading easy! Here are the new books for Quick Reads 2017. Dead simple, Harry Bingham A crime collection bringing together… Continue reading Quick Reads 2017
Love to drink Tea? Then don’t miss out! A History of Tea, on Wednesday 15th February at Chandler’s Ford library from 7pm. Come along and watch a theatrical presentation by Pedlars and Petticoats, which also delves into the fascinating and sometimes bloody history of our favourite drink. Get your tickets here, at £6.00 each (which… Continue reading How do you take yours? A History of Tea
Come along to Winchester Discovery Centre on Saturday 11th March at 7.30pm, to listen to Ezio! Ezio deliver the most exquisitely crafted and varied songs with a skill that can only come from having toured and recorded constantly for many years. Ezio’s style has always been nearly impossible to describe, their music can range from… Continue reading Ezio
Do your children love jokes? Then if so don’t miss out! At Winchester Discovery Centre there will be a comedy club for kids, on Sunday 19th February at 11.30am. This unique show features top comedians from around the world - but without rude words! A comedy club with jokes for kids and their parents! Previous… Continue reading Comedy Club for kids
Need inspiration on writing your short story for the BBC Radio 2 - 500 words competition? Then here is a booklist, for children to have a look at and read. With a range of books for readers aged 5-13 years old. Follow the links available to reserve your copy of any of these books on… Continue reading Inspiration for your 500 words
Need some top tips for writing your 500 words short story for the BBC Radio 2 competition? Then look no further! There are many different techniques for writing a short story, if you have lots of ideas and don’t know where to start then the best idea is to put them down on paper, either… Continue reading BBC Radio 2 – 500 Words Competition