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Easter holiday fun!

Look below to find lots of activities and stories to keep you occupied over the Easter holidays.  Fancy a new read? Check out our expert suggestions too!


Easter crafts and Storytime with Stacey

If you’re in the crafting mood, why not find out how to make these simple Easter baskets here or check out some other ideas below.

There’s a special Easter Storytime with Stacey available on and after Good Friday on our Facebook page.

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Easter book recommendations

We’ve dug out the best Easter and Spring picture books about bunny rabbits, eggs and chocolate. The perfect calming activity after all those egg hunts and sugar! All are available as either books or ebooks on our catalogue.

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Easter themed activities and crafts

Our friends at National Literacy Trust have compiled a list of some eggcellent books, recipes, audio stories and crafts to ensure you have a cracking Easter.

Easter story with Gareth Peter

Join local author Gareth Peter as he reads the wonderful Easter story ‘The Great Easter Egg Scramble’ by Timothy Knapman and David Walker and with kind permission from MacMillan publishers.

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Easter children's booklist

Explore some of the best Easter and Spring books for children.
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Storytelling for Children

Some of our favourite online story sites for children
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Storytime with Stacey

Enjoy a story or two with Stacey. Perfect for ages 5 to 7!
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The Big Veg Takedown

Enjoy an animated story, developed over the summer of 2020, with help from the audience! Artists, children and their families all worked together to create this exciting story.
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Story Hunt with John Kirk

We're going on a story hunt - interactive session with storyteller John Kirk.
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