Press Release: Busy bunnies at Family Library lay on an eggstravaganza of entertainment for Easter

Monster bunnyThe staff at the Family Library are going to be busy bunnies over the Easter holidays, with a huge range of activities lined up.

Everything from workshops to make pop-up books to visiting giant rabbits should ensure that children and their families have no shortage of things to do.

Librarian in charge Mary Cousins said: ‘I think this might be our busiest Easter holiday ever – we are really egg-cited about it!’

The month of March has seen a display on the wonders of pop-up books, which continues until April 4.

There are plenty of pop-up related activities lined up for the holiday period. March 28 sees the regular Sticky Fingers craft slot concentrate on bunny pop-ups, from 10.30am-midday. Participation is £2. In the afternoon, from 2pm-3.30pm, there is a Make a Pop-up Book craft session, costing £5.

April 7 sees a Pop-up Poppies workshop from 2pm-4pm (£3). On April 11, there is a Pop-up Flowers craft session from 2pm-3.30pm (£5).

There are plenty of other activities taking place too.

March 31: Snake Finger Puppets, 2pm (£2).

April 1: Chicken and Egg craft day (£3).

April 2: Easter magnet craft drop in (50p) and Easter egg hunt drop in.

April 7: Cake decorating, 11am-2.30pm (£2). Cone Head animal craft, 2pm-4pm (£2.50).

April 8: Visit by Dolittles animal assisted healing organisation, including giant rabbits Robbie and Mr Bumble. 11am (£3).

April 9: Funny Face craft, 3pm-4pm (£2).

April 10: Animal Wobblehead door hanger craft drop-in (£2). Cake bring and buy sale. Help raise funds for the library by donating cakes for the sale – and buying some others for yourself!

April 11: Monster Mouth Sticky Fingers, 10.30am-midday (£2).

If you want to book a place at any of the events, call in at the library, which is next to the children’s playground in Westmoreland Road, Douglas, or call 640650.

The Family Library is a local charity. It is now possible to show your support by making a donation via the website

The website has everything you need to know about at the Family Library, Schools Service and Mobile Library.

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