10 Brilliant Events for Bookbug Week 2015
Bookbug Week is just around the corner (18-24 May). To help celebrate Bookbug’s Big Bedtime Story, there are lots of song, story and rhyme events happening across Scotland. You can find out what’s happening in your area by using our event search, but in the meantime, we’ve highlighted just a few of the fantastic free events on offer below.
It’s time to heat up some cocoa, put on your slippers, grab your favourite teddy and get ready for the first ever Authors Live pyjama party!
During Bookbug Week, Scottish children’s author Chae Strathie will be taking part in a very special event. You can watch on demand with your little ones to hear Chae sing some wonderful lullabies, read his stories The Loon on the Moon and Bedtime For Little Mouse and share his tips on how to create the perfect bedtime routine. Take a look at Chae's top tips for reading with your child.
Head to the Central Children's Library in Aberdeen for a special bedtime themed Bookbug Session.
Do you have a new arrival you'd love to take along to a Bookbug Session? Arbroath Library are holding a special Bookbug Session for little ones aged 0-8 months.
Put on your PJs and head down to Bishopbriggs Library for some lovely bedtime stories. The session is suitable for little ones aged 3-5.
Enjoy a trip to Lewisvale Park for a special bedtime story-themed Bookbug Session. Little ones are encouraged to wear their favourite pyjamas and bring along a bedtime toy.
Take your teddy bear on an adventure with the teddy bear sleepover at Kirkcaldy Galleries. Pyjamas are encouraged!
Have fun at a special Bookbug Session before bedtime. Enjoy songs, stories, craft activities and get creative with music before settling down for some soothing songs.
Celebrate Bookbug Week 2015 at Selkirk Library with a bedtime-themed Bookbug Session. Dress in your pyjamas and bring along your favourite bedtime teddy! Staff from the NHS Joint Health Improvement Team will also be on hand with bedtime advice and tips for parents.
Shetland Museum will be hosting a special Big Bedtime Story-themed Bookbug session.
Enjoy a special Bookbug Session in Wester Hailes Library before heading out for a buggy walk in the local area.
Take a look at our bedtime themed book lists or submit your own story to Bookbug’s Bedtime Story Competition. Keep an eye on our Facebook and Twitter pages for competitions, blogs and more during Bookbug Week 2015!