Magic Lantern Storytelling

Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Free, Unticketed
Friday 25 November 2016 15:00, Friday 25 November 2016 16:00

In the cosy atmosphere of the Museum of Childhood, hear tales of dreams and adventures from storyteller Ailie Finlay, colourfully illuminated by a real Victorian magic lantern show.

Harris The Hero and Friends

Cove, Argyll and Bute
Paid, ticketed
Saturday 26 November 2016 12:00

The scheduled event, Meet Monty - the dog who owns Max, has been unfortunately been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances. However, the fab Lynne Rickards is subbing and will provide excellent entertainment for younger readers. Meet Harris the Hero, Skye the Puffling and Lewis the Puffin!

Teddy Bears' Sleepover

Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Free, ticketed
Friday 25 November 2016 14:30

Children between the ages of 3-5 years bring their soft toys to enjoy stories and songs.
After that the toys will be tucked in for a sleepover. As their young carers are away, the toys will stay up late and explore. What will they get up to?

Dads Rock

Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Free, ticketed
Thursday 24 November 2016 10:15

Dads David and Thomas enjoyed playing and learning with their children, and loved music. They looked into whether there were groups for dads, and could not find any locally. Dads Rock was born! A high energy rocking half hour for parents and children to listen to stories and sing songs. Dads Rock will have fun!

Exploring roots and heritage with the creative poet and storyteller Margot Henderson

Western Isles, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar (Western Isles)
Free, unticketed (turn up on the day before event start)
Thursday 24 November 2016 19:30

This is an evening of poetry and storytelling, exploring roots and heritage, and archeology, connecting ourselves to self, community and place, with the Scots-Irish Poet, Storyteller and community artist Margot Henderson. There will be interval drinks and nibbles before we embark on the launch of the Uist Writers' latest pamphlet.