March – Mountains To Sea Book Festival

"Mountains To Sea Book Festival"

Mountains To Sea Book Festival 2016

Mountains To Sea Book Festival will take place in dlr LexIcon, Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire and the Mill Theatre, Dundrum from 9 – 13  March. They are  proud to present an events programme that has something for everyone. There will be Booker Prize-winning authors will be appearing at the book festival.

The children’s programme is vastly expanded with a Children’s Author Lunch among the highlights and there will be lots of activities that  will be staged over the days, some will include book and food stalls, entertainers, face-painting, music, crafts and loads of other fun stuff.

Mountains to Sea Book Festival has enjoyed a fantastic last few year thanks to the support and enthusiasm of local families and book-lovers alike. Go and join them at the festival to find out more!   They are looking forward to seeing you.

Mountains To Sea Book Festival Event Information

Venue:- events at dlr LexIcon, Pavilion Theatre, Dún Laoghaire and the Mill Theatre, Dundrum

Classification:- Book Festival / All Ages

Date:- 9 – 13  March

Time:- All Day

Admission:- Various

Booking:    Some Events Are Free and Tickets are now available from the Pavilion Box Office

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Mountains To Sea Book Festival Children Events

They will have all kinds of brilliant book events in store for young readers of all ages. From an audience with the remarkable Darren Shan, and all kinds of Skulduggery with Derek Landy, to a very special Monster Book Lunch and a Monster Family Book Quiz, there is something for everyone.

Booking

Tickets for all events will be sold via the Pavilion Theatre Box Office Tel. 01 2312929  and many events will sell out very quickly so if you want to be sure of a seat, book early to avoid disappointment!

Given the times we are living in, DLR County Council has tried to keep ticket prices at a reasonable level and for those who plan to attend more than one event they are also offering offer whereby if you want to book for three events, the cheapest of the three will be free.

For More Information email [email protected] or TEL +353 1 2719532

A complete schedule of Mountains To Sea Book Festival events  for Schools and families.

Wednesday March 9th 10.00am Going Wild: Wolf Stories (Schools) Mill Theatre
Wednesday March 9th 11.00am Ó Bhó Go Deo! (Schools) dlr LexIcon, The Studio
Wednesday March 9th 12.15pm The World of Darkmouth (Schools) Mill Theatre
Thursday March 10th 11.30am New Voices (Schools) County Hall
Friday March 11th 10.30am Return to the Secret Garden (Schools) Pavilion Theatre
Friday March 11th 11.00am Knights and Superheroes (Schools) dlr LexIcon, The Studio
Saturday March 12th 10.00am Making Up Monsters Workshop dlr LexIcon
Saturday March 12th 11.00am Animal Magic with Holly Webb & Alan Nolan County Hall
Saturday March 12th 10.45am Lighting the Fire – Young Adult (YA) Masterclass dlr LexIcon
Saturday March 12th 1.30pm Cathy Cassidy Pavilion Theatre
Saturday March 12th 2.00pm Teen Workshop with Sheena Wilkinson dlr LexIcon
Saturday March 12th 2.30pm The Business of Children’s Books (Adult Event) County Hall
Saturday March 12th 5.00pm Cecilia Ahern, Sarah Crossan, Patrick Ness & Louise O’Neill County Hall
Sunday March 13th 10.00am Grandad’s Island Storytime with Benji Davies dlr LexIcon
Sunday March 13th 11.00am The Magical World of PJ Lynch dlr LexIcon, The Studio
Sunday March 13th 11.00am Oh No, George! Guided Multi-Sensory Workshop 6 sessions in total at dlr LexIcon
Sunday March 13th 12.15pm Busy Busy World – Illustration Panel (Adult Event) dlr LexIcon, The Studio
Sunday March 13th 12.30pm Philip Ardagh presents The Grunts dlr LexIcon
Sunday March 13th 2.30pm Dave Pigeon Art & Story Fun dlr LexIcon
Sunday March 13th 2.30pm Making A Mystery Workshop dlr LexIcon
Sunday March 13th 3.00pm Grandad’s Island Storytime with Benji Davies dlr LexIcon
Sunday March 13th 4.00pm The Great Big Family Book Show Pavilion Theatre

 

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