AUTHORS, STORYTELLING & TROLL HUNTING

Come and join us on Sunday 7th July for a family day at The Follies. This day welcomes the whole family to enjoy storytelling and adventure with popular authors, messy play, rhyme time and a fun interactive Troll hunt.

AUTHORS, STORYTELLING & TROLL HUNTING

10am open: Launching our brand new 'WE ARE GOING ON A TROLL HUNT' trail around the park.

10am onwards: MESSY PLAY During the day there will be Bear Hunt themed Messy Play with Ready Steady Let's Get Messy - aimed at under 5s.

Shrewsbury based Messy Play at Hawkstone Park Follies

11:00am: STORYTELLING Join Jake Evans for a Hawkstone Park inspired King Arthur tale - aimed at 4yrs+ and parents.

11:30am: AUTHOR EVENT Barbara Mitchelhill will be reading her new book out for children aged 8-12 years - The Secret Suffragette. This will include a fun chance to get involved in the story with dressing up opportunities. Award winning Barbara will also be available for book signing available to purchase on the day or by pre-ordering through Button & Bear Bookshop in Shrewsbury.

Author of Secret Suffragette Barabara Mitchelhill at storytelling event in Hawkstone Park Follies

12:00noon: STORYTELLING Join Jake Evans for a second Hawkstone Park inspired King Arthur tale - aimed at 4yrs+ and parents.

12:30pm: RHYMETIME with Shropshire Libraries - aimed at little ones from birth.

1:00pm: AUTHOR EVENT A second chance in the day to hear Barbara Mitchelhill reading her new book out for children aged 8-12 years - The Secret Suffragette. This will include a fun chance to get involved in the story with dressing up opportunities. Barbara will also be available for book signing available to purchase on the day or by pre-ordering through Button & Bear Bookshop in Shrewsbury.

1:30pm: BEAR HUNT STORYTIME with Characters and storytelling with Button & Bear - aimed at 3-7yrs

Log of Button and Bear Bookshops Shrewsbury as part of Hawkstone Park Follies Author and Storytelling Day

2:00pm: AUTHOR EVENT Andy Stanton will be reading his brand new book The Panini's of Pompeii. Andy Stanton is an award winning author of Mr. Gum. Join the ridiculously funny author of Mr Gum for a fun-filled session of joyous nonsense as he introduces his brand new series. Andy will also be available for book signing available to purchase on the day or by pre-ordering through Button & Bear Bookshop in Shrewsbury- aimed at 5yrs+.

 Andy Stantons new book The Paninis of Pompeii at Hawkstone Park FolliesAward winning author Andy Stanton reading his new book Paninis of Pompeii at Hawkstone Park Follies

3:00pm: STORYTELLING Join Jake Evans for a third Hawkstone Park inspired King Arthur tale - aimed at 4yrs+ and parents.

All of the above is included in the normal follies entry price but spaces are limited so we strongly advise booking in advance.

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Date:


Doors open at 10:00am.

Spaces available: 4923

Book Tickets


For

Adult:£8.25

Child (4-15yrs):£5.75

3s & Under:FREE

Concession:£7.50

Family of 4:£25.00

Family of 5:£28.50

Family of 6:£31.50

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