As part of the Summer Reading Challenge, Mythical Maze, Chepstow Library welcomed Princes and Princesses to their storytime and craft session.
The children enjoyed The Charmless Prince by Jeanne Willis, Princess Smartypants by Babette Cole and Princess Penelope and the Runaway Kitten by Alison Murray.
Following the stories they made some wonderful crowns and tiaras to wear home!
As part of the Summer Reading Challenge for Monmouth library, children aged five to eight listened to several stories with the mythical maze theme about dragons. Then they each made and coloured a dragon mask and there were many wonderful bright and colourful masks as the photo shows.
Monmouth Library will be launching the 2014 Summer Reading Challenge on Saturday 12 July. Sam Hay, local children’s author will be visiting the library at 11.00am and will be holding an entertaining session for children. Sam has written several books including the Undead Pet series which is a favourite with the junior customers at the library. The theme of the Challenge this year is The Mythical Maze. Monmouth Library will be holding a series of Story and Craft Sessions throughout the summer holidays and for further information, please contact Monmouth Library 01600 775215.
Chepstow Library staff spent an enjoyable Saturday morning at St Mary’s Primary School Summer Fete promoting the summer reading challenge Mythical Maze. The official launch date for the challenge is Saturday July 12 so join us at Chepstow Library at 10.00am