Cityread 2014 Comics WorkshopCityread 2014 Comics Workshop
Tuesday 22 April, from 2.30 to 4pm, at Chelsea Library
Friday 25 April, from 2.30 to 4pm, at North Kensington Library
Age: 8 to 12

Join comics creator Karen Rubins to make your own comic strips set during the First World War. Put yourself in the shoes of a Londoner, and decide how you would react to propaganda posters of the time. Places are strictly limited for these workshops, so please book your free place early at Brompton Library, Chelsea Library or North Kensington Library.

Private Peaceful Storytelling Event with John Kirk
Thursday 24 April, from 2 to 3pm, at Kensington Library
Age: 7+

John Kirk presents a reinterpretation of award winning author and former children’s laureate Michael Morpurgo’s acclaimed story Private Peaceful. Join Private Thomas Peaceful as he remembers his life and times, and his part in a war that would change his life forever.

“They’ve gone now, and I’m alone at last. I have the whole night ahead of me, and I won’t waste a single moment of it… I want tonight to be long, as long as my life…”

John Kirk is an accomplished storyteller, who enjoys bringing stories to life with dynamic and imaginative ideas. This event is presented with the permission of Berlin Associates. Places are limited to this event, so please book your free place early at Kensington Central Library.

More information about all the events here.