Launch of Sligo Children’s Book Festival 2016
Three of Sligo’s leading cultural organisations have come together for a third year to host the Sligo Children’s Book Festival, celebrating family literacy and creativity of parents and young children. The Model Arts Centre, Kids’ Own Publishing Partnership and the Hawk’s Well Theatre have created an action-packed festival featuring storytelling, theatre, puppetry, music, film and the return of the Kids’Own Book Factory to inspire and entertain children and parents alike!
The launch of the fourth Children’s Book Festival will take place on Thursday, 3rd March at 5pm, with free face-painting, storytelling and fun events for all the family at the Hawk’s Well Theatre. Over four action-packed days from Thursday to Sunday a series of exciting events will take place at locations all over Sligo. Tickets for all of these events are now on sale and can be purchased from the venues involved. To make a booking call:
Hawk’s Well Theatre 071/ 9161518
The Model 071/9141405
Kids’ Own 071/ 9124945
Download the festival brochure here, or pick up a copy at various locations around Sligo county.