Reading Pictures: Seeing Stories

November 2018: Reading Pictures: Seeing Stories.

Yorkshire and the Humber libraries celebrating words and pictures.

Visit the website at for full details.

Events in Wakefield:

All dates are November, all events are free.

Code Club Animation. Wed 7 4.30 – 5.30 Pontefract Library. Ages 5-12, please book.

Comic Jam. Sat 3,10,17 and 24 10-12. Pontefract Library, ages 5-12.Drop in.

Comic Strip Storytelling 10.30 – 12.30 Ossett Library Sat 17, Wakefield Library Sat 24 Nov. Create your own comic strip with artist John Welding. For young people aged 12+ Please book.

Jackanory Pass the Story. Sat 10 Nov 1-2pm, Pontefract Library. Create a picture and bring it to life through a story. Age 5-12. Drop in

Lego animation. Sat 17 1-2.30 and Mon 26 4-5 Create your own stop-motion animation. Age 5-12. Please book.

Lego story club Sat 24 10-11 Normanton Library, 10.30-11.30 Hemsworth Library. Create your dreams in Lego. Drop in.

Magic Postman. Mon 26 1.30 Normanton Tues 27 10.00 Hemsworth, Tues 27 1.30 South Elmsall, Wed 28 10.30 Airedale. A magic adventure with puppets and music from Satellite Arts. Under fives, please book.

Mini Books. Sat 10 11-12.30 Castleford Library. Make your own cool mini books with artist Teresa Flavin Ages 7-11. Please book

Seeing is believing. Tues 13 9.30-10.15 South Elmsall, Wed 14 9.30-10 Airedale, Fri 23 10-10.30 Hemsworth. A special under-fives storytime bringing stories to life with simple props. Under fives, drop in.

Events for schools:

Launch event at the Hepworth Wed 7 with workshops led by Chris Mould, Kate Pankhurst and Teresa Flavin

Comic Art Masterclass at Pontefract Library with Kev Sutherland

Silent Stories. Children creating their own wordless stories, inspired by picture books without words. Castleford Library.

Reading Picture, Seeing Stories poster


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