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March 14, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Storytelling
  • Young Essex

Pop-Up Storytelling Armchair

Various Authors
Pop Up Storytelling Armchair


Firstsite, Lewis Gardens, High Street
Colchester, CO1 1JH

Our Pop-Up Storytelling Armchair will be at Firstsite, Colchester on Saturday 14 March as part of our PLACE weekend. A super comfy treat for book lovers young and old to enjoy their favourite stories out loud.

Free and open to all – come along and hear a story or two.


11:45am – 12:15pm Dicky Barr, Tom Mouse

12:30 – 1:00pm Josie Dom, Lum and Lum’s Mum

1:15 – 1:45pm Rachel Jane, Tallulah Goes to the Festival

2:00 – 2:30pm Gareth P Jones, Dragon Detective: Catnapped!

2:45 – 3:15pm Glenys Newton, Tales for the Planet

3:30 – 4:00pm Rebecca Mills, Millie, Mollie and Max


Our Pop-Up Storytelling Armchair will also be at Harlow Playhouse on Saturday 21 March (booking required) and Basildon Library on Saturday 28 March.

Popup storytelling armchair




Lewis Gardens, High Street
Colchester, CO1 1JH
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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]