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March 3, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
  • Workshop
  • Young Essex

SHIP AHOY! Nautical Flags and Knots

With Claudia Myatt
A picture of Claudia Myatt on board a board


Harwich Connexions 1912 Centre, Cow Lane
Harwich, Essex CO12 3ER
Accompanying adult free

Box Office:

Mercury Theatre
01206 573948

A workshop for the young and young at heart. Join maritime author and illustrator Claudia Myatt and discover the fascinating world of nautical flags and knots. You’ll be using the colourful nautical flag code to create a nameplate for your bedroom door, as well as getting all tied up in a few creative knots! Suitable for ages 8+


Young Essex

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

Stamp Your Passports at Festival Learning Destinations

We’re helping our good friends at Essex Children’s University to provide 5-14 year olds with exciting learning experiences outside school. Once issued with a Passport to Learning, ‘CU Learners’ collect stamps and attend a special Graduation Ceremony. All Essex Book Festival YOUNG ESSEX events are CU Learning Destinations – bring your passport, get it stamped, and enjoy your learning journey! Find out how to get your very own Passport to Learning at essexchildrensuniversity.co.uk





Harwich Connexions 1912 Centre
Cow Lane
Harwich, Essex CO12 3ER
01255 552010

Disability Access: This venue is fully accessible by wheelchair

Hearing Loop: Essex Book Festival has a Roger Pen hearing loop system, which needs to be booked in advance. Please let us know at least three days before the event if you would like to use the Roger Pen, by emailing [email protected]