13th – The official Roald Dahl Day – Sacred Heart will be celebrating on 25th Sept.
15th – The Marvels is published.
28th – The Tiger Who Came to Tea, Tea party for the Infant Children
30th Closing date for Mr Twit’s Beard competition.
12th – Guess How Much I Love You, Tea party for the Nursery Children
14th – Reading Festival, Forum 28, Barrow in Furness
16th – 65th anniversary of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (one of my absolute favourites!)
19th – 23rd Book Week – lots of events this week to celebrate everything bookish!
21st – Book Character Dress Up Day – Prizes to be won!
22nd – AUTHOR VISIT – PIERS TORDAY – junior assembly followed by 2 writing workshops.
22nd – Book Pumpkin Competition – following the huge success of last year we will again be holding the pumpkin decorating competition.
Officially NATIONAL NON-FICTION month – celebration of factual books.
4th – Old School – New Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book published.
16th – Official Chatterbooks book group begins.
17th – COMIC CON EVENT – Juniors, 4.30-6.30pm.
20th – Closing date for latest competition, who will win a stack of books for completing Piers Torday’s story.
26th – 150 years since the publication of the classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.
Christmas is coming!!
Where in the world competition – collect a world map and find 7 interesting or unusual facts about each of the 7 continents
21st – Cumbria Book Awards, Spellbinding. Children from year 6 begin reading from the short list of 10 books.
3rd – Reading for Pleasure, The How as well as the why. Abbey House,Barrow (delivering my first course)
22nd – Love your Library fortnight – Games, prizes, competitions, raffles, lots of new books!
3rd – WORLD BOOK DAY – Whole day of activities in the library for every class, based on the WBD books.
4th – Final day of Love your Library fortnight!