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March 24, 2018
  • Storytelling
  • Young Essex

Pop-Up Storytelling Armchair

AGE UK ESSEX & Friends
Pop Up Storytelling Armchair


Lord Ashcroft Building, Anglia Ruskin University, Bishop Hall Lane
Chelmsford, CM1 1SQ
Free, no booking required

10.00am – 12.00pm
2.00 – 4.00pm

For this year’s Essex Book Festival, Age UK Essex are putting on a series of Pop-Up Storytelling Armchairs for the young and old, which will appear at various venues across the county. A real treat for book lovers of all ages to share their passion for reading.

Free and open to all – come along and hear your favourite story at any of the following locations:

Colchester Library
Trinity Square, Colchester, CO1 1JB
Saturday 3 March, 2-4pm
As part of the festival’s Place themed weekend

Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford
Lord Ashcroft Building, Bishop Hall Lane, Chelmsford CM1 1SQ
Saturday 24 March, 10am-12pm and 2-4pm
As part of the festival’s Science & Invention themed weekend




All Essex Book Festival YOUNG ESSEX events are Children’s University Learning Destinations – bring your Passport to Learning, get it stamped and enjoy your learning journey!

Essex Book Festival is partnering up once again with Essex Children’s University, which provides 5-14 year olds with exciting learning experiences outside school. Issued with a Passport to Learning, CU Learners collect stamps, working towards a special Graduation Ceremony. For more info and how to get a Passport to Learning, visit essexchildrensuniversity.co.uk


Lord Ashcroft Building, Anglia Ruskin University
Bishop Hall Lane
Chelmsford, CM1 1SQ