Celebrate World Book Day with one of many events happening across the Island.

Splat Messy Play
JULIA DONALDSON THEMED MESSY PLAY
Wednesday 26th February, 12.45pm at Newport Parish Centre
Thursday 27th February, 1pm Additional Needs Session at Newport Parish Centre
Friday 28th February, 11am at Sandown Methodist Church
Tuesday 3rd March, 1.30-2.30pm at Freshwater Methodist Church
Enjoy messy play themed around your favourite Julia Donaldson books: Gruffalo, Room on a Broom, Stick man, Snail & the Whale, Tiddler. Spaces available on a first come first served basis at www.bookwhen.com/splatmessyplayisleofwight

Ventnor Play Cafe
STORY AND SONG TIME
Pier Street, Ventnor
Wednesday 4th March at 10am
£2 per child with free book to take home

Newport Lord Louis Library
WORLD BOOK DAY PARTY with Alice and the Mad Hatter from Enchanted Isle.
Thursday 5th March. 3.45pm-5pm. Tickets £2, available from the library.
Games, food, prizes. Suitable for age 4+
Come dressed as your favourite book character for a chance to win a prize.

Medina Books, 50 High Street, Cowes
JOIN MEDINA BOOKS FOR WORLD BOOK DAY CELEBRATIONS
Fancy dress competition, storytime and make-your-own bookmark. Suitable for ages four and under. Free to attend.
Thursday 5th March 11am to 12noon.

Waterstones, Newport
STORY TIME WITH ENCHANTED ISLE
Thursday 5th March
Twice monthly story time at Waterstones Newport with one of your favourite Enchanted Isle characters, on a Thursday afternoon between 3.30-4.30pm. Free entry

Ryde Castle
STORYTIME AT THE CASTLE
Wednesday 11th March
Twice monthly story time at Ryde Castle Hotel on a Wednesday afternoon between 3.30-4.30pm. Free entry.
Stay and dine at The Castle after Storytime and receive 20% off your food bill.