Tag archive for ‘Bookbug’
By Rosemary Kaye On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017
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Nick Sharratt wins the 2017 Bookbug Picture Book Prize

‘In quiet times and sleepy times a child can dwell in thoughts of his own, and in songs and stories of his own.’ Although children’s author Margaret Wise Brown wrote these words over fifty years More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Tuesday, November 17th, 2015
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Book Week Scotland: Bookbug’s Primary One Family Bag

‘Fill your house with stacks of books, in all the crannies and all the nooks’ (Dr Seuss) Many of us don’t need much encouragement to follow the good doctor’s orders, but not every child More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Saturday, January 17th, 2015
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Saturday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Morningside United Kids’ Club: two hours of stories, games and crafts. 10am-12 noon today and every Saturday, Morningside United Church, 15 Chamberlain Road. £3 per child. All welcome! Winter Guided Walk: More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
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Wednesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Greyfriars Bobby’s Headstone Service and Reception: following the sound of the 1 o’clock gun, local schoolchildren will lay flowers on  the Skye Terrier’s grave. Also in attendance will be Laurie More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
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Tuesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

The Very Hungry Caterpillar, a story sack made for Smilechildcare   Stitch ‘n’ Time: award-winning sewing and crafting class led by a professional textile craftswoman. The group focuses on projects More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, January 11th, 2015
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What’s On In Edinburgh this week

  MONDAY 12TH JANUARY 2015 Timmy Time Programme 15: Timmy Finds Aliens, and other stories. Join Timmy and his friends for three fun adventures in this collection of classic Timmy Time episodes. Toddler Time More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Friday, January 9th, 2015
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Friday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Exhibition Launch: Alasdair MacDonald. Ally is a self-taught artist painting mainly in oils on canvas or board. 7.30pm, Sofi’s Bar, 65 Henderson Street. Free bubbles and nibbles! Bookbug: rhymes and songs More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Tuesday, January 6th, 2015
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Tuesday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Common Weal Book Club: come along to the first 2015 meeting of the club! 7.30pm, Area C Coffee House, 239 Leith Walk. Artists Design for the British Stage: Jane Pritchard, Curator of Dance at the V & A, will More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Sunday, January 4th, 2015
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What’s On In Edinburgh this week

  Back to ‘normal’ this week, with not a shred of tinsel in sight (hoorah!) and plenty of events on offer; films, books, art, and music from a very special violin….we may not have spring More...

By Rosemary Kaye On Saturday, January 3rd, 2015
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Saturday in Edinburgh – What’s On Today

Bookbug: songs and rhymes for young children. 10.30-11am, Oxgangs Library, 343 Oxgangs Road North. GENERATION Tours at Modern One: free, discussion-led tours of the exhibition, focusing on key themes and artists. More...