Summer Holiday Programme
Throughout the Summer Holiday we will be offering various activities, and each week will have a theme. Every Wednesday and Thursday at 11.30am and 2pm there will be a Storytime session with a story from that week’s theme. Keep checking our Facebook page for extra details.
Week 1 until Saturday 27th July
Week 2 Tuesday 30th July – Saturday 3rd August
Week 3 Tuesday 6th August – Saturday 10th August
Insects and Bugs
Week 4 Tuesday 13th August – Saturday 17th August
Week 5 Tuesday 20th August – Saturday 24th August
Alice in Wonderland
Week 6 Tuesday 27th August – 31st August
We’re Going on a Bear Hunt
Bridgwater Quayside Festival
We’ll be having a Pirate Trail throughout the Town starting on Saturday 20th July.
The Great British High Street Award 2019
You have until the 22nd July to nominate your local Bridgwater high Street Hero ( an Independent business or employee ) and give them the chance to win £2500
Independent Bookshop Week!
Sat 15th June – Sat 22nd June.
Various events during the week including
- ‘We’re going on a Bear Hunt’ Town Trail
- Free £5 National Book Tokens to anyone buying a New Book and any hot drink
- Exclusive Independent Bookshop ‘Oi’ Tote bag when you spend
- Competitions and quizzes for children
Meet the Author – Damien Boyd
Sat 29th June
Spend the morning with Bestselling author of the DI Nick Dixon series Damien Boyd as he gives you a reading, followed by a Q and A. Tickets cost £4 – redeemable against any of his books. 11am start.
There will also be the opportunity to buy his new book and have it signed. Buy your tickets here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bestselling-local-author-damien-boyd-meet-the-author-tickets-62406530613
Tarot for the Curious Spirit – An Evening with Barbara Venn-Lever. 13th May 2019
Enjoy a talk by Barbara followed by a Q & A session. There will be the opportunity to purchase her book during the refreshment break, and have it signed. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tarot-for-the-curious-spirit-tickets-60442586403
Meet bestselling Author Rebecca Tinnelly on Saturday 27th April 11am -12
Come along for a rare event with local bestselling author Rebecca Tinnelly as she signs copies of her first novel Never Go There. Her second novel Don’t Say a Word is released in August 2019. Purchase advanced tickets here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/booksigning-with-bestselling-author-rebecca-tinnelly-tickets-59930420501?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
World Book Day 2019
Fancy Dress, story telling sessions and a free book with your WBD voucher. How AMAZING is this event? Thursday March 7th 2019
Harry Potter Book Night 7th February 2019
Come along and join in with all of our Harry Potter Celebrations, and try our special edition drinks – a butterscotch hot chocolate and a butterscotch latte.