Keeping the kids busy this summer

Scroll down to see what we’ve got planned for the wee ones this summer. There’s everything from puppet shows to writing competitions to animal handling sessions – and of course lots and lots of great summer reading.

And to find out more about our summer reading challenge take a look at this video or visit the Story Lab site.

Balerno Library

Facepainting and badgemaking
Monday 2nd July,  2- 4pm

Make a holiday scrapbook
Monday 9th July, 3 – 4pm
Contact Balerno Library to get a ticket for this event

Winnie the Witch birthday party – come dressed up!
Friday 13th July, 3.00 – 3.45pm
Ages 3 – 7, Contact Balerno Library to get a ticket for this event

Streetgames – try out toys and games from the past
Wednesday 18th July, 2 – 3pm
Contact Balerno Library to get a ticket for this event

Papiermache masks
Wednesday 1st August, 6.00 – 7.15pm
Contact Balerno Library to get a ticket for this event

Papiermache masks 2 – paint your creations
Wednesday 8st August, 6.00 – 7.15pm
Contact Balerno Library to get a ticket for this event

Balgreen Library

Contact Balgreen Library to find out about our summer events

Blackhall Library

Olympic Parade
Thursday 12th July at 2.30pm
Ages 5 – 11

Story Lab build a Story
Thurdsay 19th July at 2.30pm
Ages 5 – 11

Mini Olympics
Thursday 26th July at 2.30pm
Ages 5 – 11

Animal athletes – deep divers and high fliers
Thursday 2nd August at 2.30pm
Ages 5 – 11

Bronze Silver Gold Competition
Thursday 9th August at 2.30pm
Ages 5 – 11

Central Children’s Library

Storytelling for ages 3 - 8
Wednesdays 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th July and 1st August.

Everyone is welcome at the following events:

Let the Games Begin
Get set to help us make our Olympic Frieze a winning one!
Thursday 5th July –  2-3.30pm

Poet-tree
Take a leaf out of our book and join us to write tree-mendous poetry and make books which are cool beyond be-leaf!
Thursday 12th July – 2-3.30pm

Explosive Fun
Gurgle, Fizz, Whooooosh. Get ready for some explosive fun and help us carry out some awesome experiments.
Thursday 19th July  – 2-3.30pm (Central Library Conference Room)

Going for Gold
The Story Lab goes back to the first Olympics, come along and make some groovy Greek gear.
Thursday 26th July – 2-3.30pm

Story Lab Souvenirs
Pop into the Central Children’s Library each day this week to create a badge or key ring to add to your collection.
Monday 30th July – Saturday 4th August – all day fun

Colinton Library

Olympic Craft Event
Friday 6th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 10. Get your free ticket from Colinton Library

Explore Learning Workshop, based on Jeff Kinney’s ‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’
Wednesday 18th July, 2 – 3pm
Ages 7 – 12. Get your free ticket from Colinton Library

Come and see the pandas! Stories, crafts and some very special guests!
Wednesday 25th July, 1.30 – 3.00pm
Ages 4 – 12. Get your free ticket from Colinton Library

Animal Olympics with Zoolab
Thursday 2nd August, 1.30 – 2.30pm
Ages 4 – 12. Get your free ticket from Colinton Library

Bernard the Ferret and Eve Stebbing. Part of Edinburgh International Festival Fringe
Tuesday 7th August, 2 – 3pm
Ages 4 – 10. Get your free ticket from Colinton Library

Make a kite
Friday 17th August, 2 – 3pm
Ages 5 – 10. Get your free ticket from Colinton Library

Corstorphine Library

Olympic Flames and Rings
Friday 13th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 11, contact Corstorphine Library to get a ticket for this event

Explore Learning Workshop
wednesday 18th July, 10am – 11am
Ages 7 – 11, contact Corstorphine Library to get a ticket for this event

Story Lab Flagtastic fun
Friday 3rd August, 11am – 12noon
Ages 5 – 11, contact Corstorphine Library to get a ticket for this event

Corstorphine Superstars Party
Friday 10th August, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 11, contact Corstorphine Library to get a ticket for this event

Bookbug sessions will continue through the summer holidays on the following dates:  5 July, 19 July and 2 August at 10.30am and 2.30pm.

Craigmillar Library

Funky Glasses
Friday 29th June, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Fabric Painting
Monday 2nd July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Story Lab Part 1
Tuesday 3rd July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Tabletop Olympics
Wednesday 4th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Mask making
Thursday 5th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Fruits of the world (with ECFI)
Friday 6th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Badgemaking
Monday 9th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Story Lab Part 2
Tuesday 10th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Olympic Mascot
Wednesday 11th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Create a comic
Thursday 12th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Niddrie Monopoly
Friday 13th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Designer for a day
Monday 16th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Story Lab Part 3
Tuesday 17th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Gladiator masks and shields
Wednesday 18th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Funny Poetry Workshop
Thursday 19th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Sponge throwing
Friday 20th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Olympic torch
Monday 23rd July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Story Lab Part 4
Tuesday 24th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Friendship bracelets
Wednesday 25th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Olympic Frieze
Thursday 26th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Diving pool in a shoebox
Friday 27th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Make gold, silver and bronze medals
Monday 30th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Story Lab Part 5
Tuesday 31st July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Design a superhero
Wednesday 1st August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Outdoor Olympics
Thursday 2nd August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Design a book cover
Friday 3rd August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Indoor bowls
Monday 6th August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Story Lab Part 6
Tuesday 7th August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Pop-up Olympic Puppet
Wednesday 8th August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Face Painting
Thursday 9th August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up (under 8s welcome if accompanied by a carer over 12)

Final Fling Friday at the Jack Kane Centre
Friday 10th August, 2 – 4pm
For over 8s

Largest creepy-crawlie
Monday 13th August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up

Room in a box
Tuesday 14th August, 3 – 4pm
Ages 8 and up

Currie Library

Facepainting and badgemaking
Tuesday 3rd July, 2 – 4pm

Make a papier-mache piggy bank
Wednesday 4th july, 6.00 – 7.15pm
Age 5 – 16. Contact Currie Library for a ticket for this event

Make a holiday scrapbook
Thursday 5th July, 10.30 – 11.30am
Contact Currie Library for a ticket for this event

Papier mache piggy banks – painting and varnishing
Wednesday 11th July, 6.00 – 7.15pm
Contact Currie Library for a ticket for this event

Streetgames – try out toys and games from the past
Friday 20th July, 2.00 – 3.00pm
Contact Currie Library for a ticket for this event

Animal Olympics with Zoolab
Tuesday 31st July, 11am – 12 noon
Contact Currie Library for a ticket for this event

Superhero storytime – come dressed up!
Tuesday 7th August, 2.00 – 2.45pm
Ages 2 – 6, Contact Currie Library for a ticket for this event

Story Lab Medal Ceremony
Tuesday 14th August, 2 – 3pm
Contact Currie Library for a ticket for this event

Drumbrae Library

In the lab with the mad scientist!
Thursday 5th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages  5 – 12

Story Lab: create characters and design your own book cover
Thursday 12th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 12

Zoolab Workshop
Wednesday 25th July, 11am – 12 noon
Ages 5 – 12, contact Drumbrae Library for a ticket for this event

Sporty Stories and crafts
Thursday 26th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 4 – 7

Sporty stories and crafts
Thursday 2nd August, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 4 – 7

Eve Stebbing Puppet show
Thursday 9th August, 2 – 3pm
Ages 5 -12, contact Drumbrae Library for a ticket for this event

Fountainbridge Library

Anyone of primary school age is welcome at our events:

“Imagine”
A story-writing competition. Come to the library to see a mysterious object then write a story inspired by it. For children aged 5 – 12.
You can see the mysterious object between 25th June and 26th August

Launch Party
Wednesday 27th June, 3.45pm

Act yer age
Wednesday 11th July, 3pm

Marbling Magic
Friday 27th July, 3pm

Cartoon Capers
Friday 10th August, 3 – 4pm

Gilmerton Library

Ready, steady…GO!
Monday 2nd July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 4 – 11

Story Torch Relay
Wednesday 4th July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 4 – 11

Bookbugs – flags and fun
Friday 6th July, 10.30 – 11.15am
Ages 0 – 7

Polish bookbugs – flags and fun
Tuesday 10th July, 10.30 – 11.15am
Ages 0 – 7

Friday 13th Story Lab session
Friday 13th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 4-  11

Story Lab Superstars
Wednesday 18th July,  3 – 4pm
Ages 4 – 11

Cartoon Challenge
Monday 23rd July, 3 – 4pm
Ages 4 – 11

Story Lab Special with Tricky Ricky
Friday 3rd August, 2.30 – 3.15pm
All ages welcome

Granton Library

Story Lab Olympic fun every Friday 2.30-3.30pm, quizzes, colour-ins and online challenges

Long Distance Finger Runners!!
Friday 6th July 2-3pm (age 5+)

Football Pom Pom – make your own and try out!
Friday 13th July 11.30-12.30pm (age 5+)

How fit are you! – fun promotion with Neil from Edinburgh Leisure
Monday 16th July 2-3pm (age 5+)

Ready, Teddy , Run!
Teddy stories, game and craft for under fives
Friday 27th July 10.15am

Design and make your own sporty name plaque for your bedroom door
Friday 27th July, 2 – 3pm
Ages 5 and up

Design and make your own Shamballa bracelet
Friday 3rd August 2-3pm (9-14 years)
To book place just contact Granton library

Sonic postcards – download and edit sounds to make your own online soundbite
Monday 6th August 2-4pm (9-14 years)
To book a place – just contact Granton library

Make some stunning summer window catchers
Friday 10th August, 2 – 3pm
Ages 5- 12

Kirkliston Library

Winnie the Witch Birthday Storytelling
Storytelling session to celebrate 25th Birthday of Winnie the Witch. Come along dressed as a Witch and the Best dressed witch will win a prize!
Monday 16th July, 1.00 – 1.30pm
Age range: 5 – 10yrs

Teddy Bears Picnic
A Teddy Bear Picnic in the Library! Songs and rhymes. Prize for the best dressed bear. Snack and juice provided.
Friday 20th July at 10.30am
Age range: 0 -5yrs

Olympic flags and badges.
Come along and create your own Olympic flag and have some fun badge making!
Tuesday 24th July at 2pm
Age range: 5-10yrs

Story Lab
Come along with your imagination and enter the Story Lab
Tuesday 7th August at 2pm
Age range: 5 – 10yrs

Leith Library

Summer storytime
Every Monday  2nd July, 9th July, 16th July, 23rd July, 30th July, 6th August, 13th August, 3.00 – 3.30pm
Ages 4 and up

Craft Club
Every Friday  29th June, 6th July, 13th July, 20th July, 27th July,3r August, 1oth August, 17th August, 24th August, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 3 and up

Puppet Lab presents… Forest Creatures
Friday 13th July, 2.00 – 2.45pm
Ages 4 – 11
You’ll need a icket for this event – contact Leith Library to get one.

Leith Library’s 80th Birthday Party
Friday 20th July, 3 – 4pm
Everybody welcome

Tricky Ricky’s Magic Show
Thursday 26th July, 2.00 – 2.50pm
Ages 2 and up
You’ll need a icket for this event – contact Leith Library to get one.

McDonald Road Library

Launching Story Lab – make your own book
Friday 29th June, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Make an Olympic torch
Friday 6th July, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Design an Olympic stadium for the library
Friday 13th July, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Make a flag of the country you would like to win the Olympics
Friday 20th July, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Design an Olympic Shaker
Friday 27th July, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Design a door hanger with your own poem
Friday 3rd August, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Create your own stamp
Friday 10th August, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Make a name necklace
Friday 17th August, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Design your own bookmark
Friday 24th August, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Design your own clock
Friday 31st August, 3.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 – 11

Moredun Library

Please note that for all events at Moredun, all under 8s must be accompanied by an adult.

Storytelling in the garden
Every Tuesday throughout the holidays starting 3rd July, 11.30 am – 12 noon
Ages 0 – 5

Tennis coach and Wimbledon Wii tennis game
Friday 6th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5  – 12

Football banner making
Thursday 12th and Friday 13th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5  – 12

Badge making
Tuesday 17th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5  – 12

Mini Olympics
Thursday 19th July, 2.00 – 4.30pm
Ages 5 – 12

Museum games box
Thursday 31st July, 11am – 12 noon
Ages 5 – 12

Badge making
Tuesday 7th August, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 12

Mini Olympics
Thursday 9th July, 2.00 – 4.30pm
Ages 5 – 12

Zoo Lab
Friday 10th August, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 12

Morningside Library

Story Lab Bookbug
Thursday 28th June, 10.30 – 11.15am
For under 3s and their parents and carers

Story Lab Crafts – Enchanted Butterflies ‘n’ Bugs
Friday 6th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 7 and up, contact Morningside Library for your ticket for this event

Story Lab Storytime and Teddy Bears’ Picnic for under fives
Tuesday 10th July, 10.30 – 11.15am

Zoolab Animal Handling Workshop
Monday 23rd July, 11am – 12 noon
Ages 4 and up, contact Morningside Library for your ticket for this event

Story Lab Crafts – Fantastic Animal Masks
Friday 20th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 and up, contact Morningside Library for your ticket for this event

Story Lab Crafts
Friday 3rd August, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 and up, contact Morningside Library for your ticket for this event

Live music and song
Tuesday 7th August, 11.30am – 12.15pm
Ages 5 – 11, contact Morningside Library for your ticket for this event

Muirhouse Library

Contact Muirhouse Library to find out about our summer events

Newington Library

Create a picturebook / storybook (Part 1)
Friday 6th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 10

Facepainting and badgemaking fun
Friday 6th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm

Facepainting and badgemaking fun
Tuesday 10th July, 11.30am – 12.30pm

Create a Pirate Ship (Part 1)
Friday 13th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 10

Comic Life
Monday 16th July, 6.30 – 7.30pm
Ages 12 – 16, contact Newington Library to get a ticket for this event

Create a Pirate Ship (Part 2)
Friday 20th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 10

Zoolab
Monday 23rd July, 2- 3pm
Ages 4 -10, contact Newington Library to get a ticket for this event

Pompom crafts
Friday 27th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 10

Create a picturebook / storybook (Part 2)
Thursday 26th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 10

Dinosaur dress up
Friday 3rd August, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 10, contact Newington Library to get a ticket for this event

Bernard the Ferret Puppet Show
Thursday 9th August, 10.30 – 11.15am
Ages 3 – 10, contact Newington Library to get a ticket for this event

Fun and games including judging the picture books, facepainting, badgemaking and mask and hat making
Friday 10th August, 2.30 – 4.00pm
Ages 5 – 10

Facepainting and badgemaking fun
Saturday 11th August, 2.30 – 3.30pm

Build a volcano
Monday 13th August, 2.30 – 3.30pm
Ages 5 – 10

Teenage Quiz Night and Board Games
Monday 13th August, 6.30 – 7.45pm
Ages 12 – 16

Oxgangs Library

Storytelling with Tim Porteous
Friday 29th June, 2.00 – 2.40pm
Ages 4 – 11. Contact Oxgangs Library to reserve a ticket.

Storytelling with Tim Porteous
Friday 29th June, 3.00 – 3.40pm
Ages 4 – 11. Contact Oxgangs Library to reserve a ticket

Facepainting for kids of all ages
Wednesday 4th July, 2.30 – 3.30pm

Winnie the Witch Birthday Party
Friday 13th July, 2.00 – 4.00pm
Ages 4 -11. Contact Oxgangs Library to reserve a ticket

Fab fun poetry with Ryan Van Winkle
Wednesday 18th July, 2.30  – 3.30pm
Ages 8 – 12. Contact Oxgangs Library to reserve a ticket.

Storytelling and puppets with Eve Stebbing
Monday 6th August, 10.30 – 11.30am
Ages 5 – 10. Contact Oxgangs Library to reserve a ticket

Piershill Library

Contact Piershill Library to find out about our summer events

Portobello Library

Contact Portobello Library to find out about our summer events

Ratho Library

Frieze
Monday 2nd July, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 10

Mug Painting
Wednesday 18th July, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 10

Puppet Show workshop
Tuesday 24th July, 1.30 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 12, contact Ratho Library to get a tciket for this event

Laurel wreaths and medals
Wednesday 25th july, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 12

Critters Craft
Wednesday 1st August, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 12

Sports Puppets
Tuesday 7th August, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 12

Sighthill Library

Story Lab Frieze
Thursday 5th July, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 10, contact Sighthill Library to get a ticket for this event

Sports Puppets
Monday 9th July, 2 – 3pm
Ages 7 – 11, contact Sighthill Library to get a ticket for this event

Critter Crafts
Thursday 19th July, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 10, contact Sighthill Library to get a ticket for this event

Mug Painting
Monday 23rd July, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 12, contact Sighthill Library to get a ticket for this event

Mixed up stories, come along and make puppets and perform a show
Tuesday 31st July, 1.30 – 3pm
Ages 7 – 11, contact Sighthill Library to get a ticket for this event

Professor Book
Friday 3rd August, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 12, contact Sighthill Library to get a ticket for this event

Olympic Fun
Monday 6th August, 2 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 10, contact Sighthill Library to get a ticket for this event

South Neighbourhood Library

Mask challenge
Tuesday 3rd July, 2.00 – 2.45pm
Ages 4 – 11

Wee Mini Olympic Tournament
Tuesday 10th July, 2.00 – 2.45pm
Ages 4 -11

Make your own story torch
Tuesday 17th July, 2.00 – 2.45pm
Ages 4 – 44

Cartoon challenge
Tuesday 24th July, 2.00 – 2.45pm
Ages 4- 11

Make your own Story Lab Buddy
Tuesday 31st July, 2.00 – 2.45pm
Ages  4 – 11

Funky finger painting
Tuesday 7th August, 2.00 – 2.45pm
Ages 4 -11

South Queensferry Library

Winnie the Witch Birthday Storytelling
Storytelling session to celebrate 25th Birthday of Winnie the Witch. Come along dressed as a Witch and the Best dressed witch will win a prize!
Friday 13h July, 12 – 1pm
Ages 5 – 10

Olympic Medals and Olympic Flags
Come along and get ready for the Olympics. We will be making Olympic flags to take home or decorate the library and make you very own bronze, silver or even Gold medal (not real gold of course!) .
Thursday 19th July, 2-3pm
Ages 5 – 8

Olympian Masks
Come along and make some Olympian masks, based on some of the Greek myths.
Wednesday 1st August, 2-3pm
Ages 8 – 11

Olympic Torches and Olympic Laurel wreaths
Come along and we will be Making Olympic Torches and Olympic Laurel wreaths.
Thursday 9th August , 11am – 12 noon
Ages 5 – 10

Olympic frieze
During the summer holiday while you are in the library why not contribute to our Olympic Frieze. Colour-in or draw your favourite sport in action and we will cut it out and add it to our Frieze.
All summer long during library opening hours
Ages 5 – 10

Stockbridge Library

TableTennis
Make your own table tennis bat and try out!
At Lifecare House, 2 Cheyne Street. Tuesday 10 July 11-12 noon
(Children 5 years+) Just come along

Olympic mascot mobile – make your own to celebrate the Olympic games
Tuesday 17th July 2.30-3.30
(Children 5 years+) Just come along

Ready, Get set, Go!
Sporty stories and craft for under fives
Friday 3rd August 10.30am
Just come along

Sonic postcards – download and edit sounds to make your own online soundbite
Monday 30th July 2-4pm (9-14 years)
To book phone or email Stockbridge library

Design and make your own Shamballa bracelet with  ‘Bead Shop Edinburgh’
Tuesday 31 July 2-3pm (9-14 years)
To book phone or email Stockbridge library

Story workshop with Explore Learning Edinburgh
Become an athlete! imagine! write your own sports dairy
Wednesday 1 August 2.30-3.30pm
(children 7 years+) Phone or email Stockbridge Library to book

Sports Quiz Challenge!
Test your tactics and skill to find the answers in the library or online.
Prize for first past the finish line !
Friday 10 August 2.30-3.30pm
(Children 6 years+)

** Plus Story Lab Olympic Fun every Friday 2.30-3.30pm quizzes, colour-ins and online challenges  **

Wester Hailes Library

The Story of Transport Wall Frieze
A colouring event running throughout the holidays for anyone up to the age of 12.

School’s Out Party! A celebration of no school for seven weeks
Friday 29th June, 2 – 3pm
Ages up to 12

Wiilympic Games – Olympic Games on the Wii
Monday 2nd July, 2 – 4pm
Ages up to 12 – sign up at the library to join a team

Hama bead medals – design your very own medal
Tuesday 10th July, 2 – 4pm
Ages up to 12

Design a mug
Wednesday 18th July, 2 – 4pm
Ages up to 12

Iced biscuit medals – design (and eat) your very own biscuit medal
Thursday 26th July, 2 – 4pm
Ages up to 12

Table top Olympics – table top games Olympic style
Friday 3rd August, 2 – 4pm
Ages up to 12

Bernard the Ferret puppet show with Eve Stebbing
Wednesday 8th August, 10.30 – 11.30am
Ages 5 – 10, contact Wester Hailes Library for a ticket

Story Lab Medal Ceremony
Friday 10th August, 2 – 4pm

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