Eileen Browne - Fun with Handa

Pre-schools and schools are invited to this online event with award-winning author and illustrator Eileen Browne, the creator of Handa's Surprise, Handa's Hen and Handa's Noisy Night, as well as many other titles. Eileen's online events are lively, fun and perfect for 3-7 year olds. There will be story-telling, plus music and movement for everyone to join in. Children will see how picture books are printed; and find out where Handa lives.

Free event online


Listing Details

Wednesday 19th October, 10.30 am 


on line


Tickets will be on sale from 30th August.

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