Story House at Canning Town Library

Dance, STEM activities and stories

Your mentors

The Story House at Newham Libraries

Deborah Peck

Location address: London, E16 1EH
Chosen age group:

For ages: 7 - 10 years

Available tickets:
Free HAF Story House day Free
Next date: None - message Mentor to express interest
Funded by Newham London Borough Council
Universal holiday club
What we'll do
We will be running a full day of activities including a fun-packed dance and drama workshop. We will also be offering STEM activities including lego and a selection of arts and crafts There will also be an interactive storytelling session where children will get a chance to read and record their own stories. The recorded stories can be emailed to parents or grandparents as a lovely Easter gift. Children will receive a healthy picnic style such as salads, sandwiches and wraps.
About your mentors
The Story House at Newham Libraries
Lose yourself in books
The Story House is a new project based at Canning Town Library. Our hope is to offer a range of activities for 7 to 10 year old. These activities will take place during the school holidays. We are delighted to be participating in the HAF programme.
Deborah Peck
Just a friendly librarian who loves books
I have worked for Newham Libraries for a number of years both as a Library Assistant and now as a Library Development Officer. I lead on the Summer Reading Challenge for Newham and am passionate about helping children find authors they will love. I also love theatre and storytelling and never miss an opportunity to dress up!
Natasha Nelson
Digital Inclusion Coordinator
I have a background working in STEM and teaching and have recently joined Newham council to help get the community connected.
Erin Claiborne
A friendly, cat-loving Librarian
I'm one of the Library Development Officers for Newham Libraries.
Learning aims
Aim 1
Confidence building with dance and drama skills
Aim 2
Develop and eye coordination and spatial skills with lego
Aim 3
Develop read aloud skills in a safe supportive environment.
Pricing information
Ticket nameFree HAF Story House day
Where we'll be
Canning Town and Custom House Community Neighbourhood Centre, 18 Rathbone Market, London, Greater London, E16 1EH
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Cancellation Policy
Free bookings do not require refunds but as places are limited, please cancel if you cannot attend so that your place can be offered to someone else.

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