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Louise Minchin - Dare to Tri

Discover how a fun BBC Breakfast stunt in 2012 culminated in one of the best known presenters on British TV wearing the colours of of Great Britain at the World Triathlon Championships.

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Saturday 28 April

Stratford ArtsHouse £14

Little Fish Storytelling

Storyteller Liz Fost takes you on an underwater journey, where you'll learn to play hide and seek and count colourful fishes of all shapes and sizes.

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Sunday 29 April

Stratford ArtsHouse £6

So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs?

Join the TV presenter and evolutionary biologist Ben Garrod as he gives the low-down on dinosaurs using modern science and lots of laughs to reveal some amazing discoveries.

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Sunday 29 April

Stratford ArtsHouse £6

The Owl Who Was Afraid of The Dark

The much-loved story by Jill Tomlinson brought to life by Riverside Theatre with a charming performance about the little barn owl Plop.

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Sunday 29 April

Stratford ArtsHouse £7

Pip and Posy

Join Axel Scheffler, best-selling illustrator of The Gruffalo, for fun as he introduces the latest adventures of his characters Pip and Posy.

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Sunday 29 April

Stratford ArtsHouse £7

Luna and The Moon Rabbit

Be transported by this beautiful story inspired by the Far Eastern legend of the rabbit in the moon.

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Sunday 29 April

Stratford ArtsHouse £5

Julius Zebra

Full of Roman and Egyptian facts and drawing tips for budding young cartoonists this event will have you laughing out loud as the master cartoonist introduces the hilarious world of Julius Zebra.

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Sunday 29 April

Stratford ArtsHouse £6

Nibbles The Book Monster

Nibbles the book monster is back! He’s finished with fairy tales and has found his way into a book of Dinosaurs!

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Sunday 29 April

Stratford ArtsHouse £6

 

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