Summer of Folk and Fairytales

Come and explore the Brothers Grimm Folk and Fairytales this summer.

Every Tuesday in August will be filled with magical storytelling, games and craft activities with FREE 45 minute workshops based on a different Brothers Grimm Fairytale each week. Drop in workshops each week at 10:00am, 11:15am, 12:30pm, 2:15pm and 3:30pm. Every workshop will include an introduction to the story and characters, interactive story-telling in which the children can join in with sounds and mines, plus a craft  activity which you can then take home with you.

WEEK 1 – RAPUNZEL – Tuesday 1st August

This old German tale shows that love conquers all as young Rapunzel with hair as fair as it is long manages to win her Prince even with the evil Witch keeping her locked away in her tower.

In this workshop, create your very own Rapunzel in a tower, how long will you make her hair be?

WEEK 2 – HANSEL AND GRETEL – Tuesday 8th August
Hear the tale of a brother and sister who become lost in the woods. Enticed by a house made of yummy food only to be tricked by an evil Witch who wants to feed them up!

What would your gingerbread house look like? In this workshop you can create your very own!

WEEK 3 – LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD – Tuesday 15th August
If you go down to the woods today be sure to not attract any wolves!
Follow Little Red Riding Hood as she goes to visit who she thinks is her Grandmother, but my, what big teeth she has!

In this workshop you can create your very own scary Big Bad Wolf mask!

WEEK 4 – THE FROG PRINCE – Tuesday 22nd August
A tale to teach that if you stay true to your word it will repay, just as the young Princess did to the frog. In return he became a handsome Prince and made her his Queen.

Bring to life your very own magical frog in this workshop!

WEEK 5 – RUMPELSTILTSKIN – Tuesday 29th August
Listen as Rumpelstiltskin tries to trick his way into getting the King and Queen’s child. Unfortunately, naughty Rumpelstiltskin is not as clever as he thinks!

In this workshop you can make your name magical with your very own bookmark to take home and use at story time!



Workshops delivered by Colour the Clouds.
*Activities are subject to availability and require parental supervision.


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