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March 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Storytelling
  • Young Essex

Bunny Galore

Pop-Up Storytelling Armchair
Picture of Bunny Galore


Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Street
Colchester, CO1 1JH
No booking required

Essex Book Festival’s Pop-Up Storytelling Armchair will be at Firstsite all day as part of our Place weekend. Come along to hear authors of all shapes, sizes and varieties! For our headline ‘act’ we very much welcome a unique storytime session for children with fabulous drag queen and burlesque beauty Bunny Galore. Suitable for all ages.



Young Essex at PLACE

This event is part of Essex Book Festival’s Oh, The Places We’ll Go! Young Essex at PLACE weekend in Colchester on Saturday 23 March.

Join us for a fab day out for families at Firstsite, exploring place, identity, history and heritage through books, reading, writing and storytelling. Our Pop Up Storytelling Armchair is back; there’ll also be bookmaking, writing workshops, origami boatbuilding and Chinese calligraphy, not to mention The Mothership Project, when children in Essex will be exchanging messages of friendship with children in China.

Click here for an overview of all our Young Essex events across the county this March.


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Lewis Gardens, High Street
Colchester, CO1 1JH

Hearing Loop: Firstsite does not have a hearing loop system in this room.

Essex Book Festival has a mobile Roger Pen hearing loop system, which needs to be booked by individuals in advance at least five days before the event. If you would like to use the Roger Pen email [email protected]