The Manchester Children’s Book Festival is a year-round programme of events, projects & activities for children, young adults and adults.

Slug Needs a Hug: Interactive storytelling for under 5s

Saturday 24th June 2017

Slug Needs a Hug

Event details

Availability: SOLD OUT

Pre-bookable tickets for this event are sold out. To join the MCBF waiting list, click Book Now then 'SELECT A TIME' and continue on to register and select Join Waitlist option. If a ticket becomes available, we will be in touch! Please note that a small number of tickets will be available on the day.

How can YOU help this little slug get a hug?

Join the MCBF team in an interactive and multi-sensory storytelling experience. Copy the cat with her fluffy fur, be like the bird with his big pointy beak, and help dress the slug, in this delightful story, where we learn all about love and acceptance. Slug Needs a Hug is written by Jeanne Willis and illustrated by Tony Ross.

Saturday 24th June 2017
MMU Geoffrey Manton Building
Start time:
10:00 AM
For ages:
This event is best suited to children under 5 and their grown ups