Kensy and Max Day at Better Read than Dead in the April School Holidays Thursday 19 April
Our Kids School Holiday Workshops are back this April from the 17th-19th. On the 19th we are having a special visit from Jacqueline Harvey, who will be taking about her latest book Kensy & Max!
Day 3 Timetable – Thursday 19th April
10.00am – Registration, welcome activities & launch of our Kids Writing Competition
11am – Jacqueline Harvey speaks about Kensy & Max
12.30pm – Supervised lunch break (please pack a lunch)
1.00pm – Kensy & Max Action-Packed Spy Adventure afternoon
3.00pm – Home time
You will be emailed a form when Morning tea will be provided, but please bring a packed lunch. Upon booking, you will be sent a form to complete for each child attending to let us know of any further requirements. You will also be able to order books in advance.book, on which you can indicate dietary requirements and pre-order books.
Host an Event
How to host an Alice-Miranda or Clementine Rose party
When a new book comes out or the next time you’re stuck for a theme for your birthday party, why not celebrate with Alice-Miranda and Clementine Rose?
These easy steps will have you partying in style!
- Send our Alice-Miranda or Clementine Rose invitations to everyone on your guest list. Will you make it a dress-up party? Let guests know on the invite if you are.
- Choose the yummy treats you’re going to have. Alice-Miranda and Clementine love food so look through the books for inspiration. You can download this recipe for some scrummy chocolate brownies, they’re perfect for high tea.
- Decide on the games to play. Maybe you can set up a treasure hunt – Alice-Miranda loves solving mysteries after all! Or perhaps you can have a Clementine Rose inspired fashion parade!
- Think of your decorations. You can print off book covers and make them into placemats or cut them into triangles and attach them to ribbons to make bunting. Intersperse the triangles with lots of pretty material. We’ve designed some fabulous place name cards to put on the table you’ve decorated. How about you put your friend’s names through our Name Generator and write them on the name cards! A lovely table cloth and some nice china cups – mismatched ones are the best – will complete the setting.
Have the party! Don’t forget to take lots of photos and have lots of fun! Once you’ve held your event, be sure to come back and tell us all about it! Submit your details via the form below. Your party post may appear on our blog. Make sure you check this is okay with your Mum or Dad before submitting the form.