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A new adventure for Pips and Panda 2-3 Days

A new adventure for Pips and Panda

Brand new from the world renowned Purves Puppets and debuting at this year's festival, meet the Flying Mouse, the Mermaid, Panda's Granny and many more new characters who can't wait to meet you all!!  Lots of songs and laughter especially for ages 1-6 years. Suitable for ages 1 to 6 years.  Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com..

Date: Thur 19th, Fri 20th & Sat 21st October

Debi Gliori 2-3 Days

Debi Gliori

Atkinson-Pryce Books is welcoming children’s author and illustrator Debi Gliori to Biggar Library for a talk and workshop.  Creator of such wonderful books as "The Scariest Thing of All”, "Dragon loves Penguin” and "No Matter What”, Debi loves to communicate her passion for illustration with children.  Guaranteed good fun – for all ages!  Make sure you reserve your place.Suitable for children 3 to 10 years. Children must be accompanied by an adult. ..

Date: Saturday 28th October

Peter & the Wolf and Tubby the Tuba

Biggar Little Orchestra presents a family concert featuring Peter & the Wolf and Tubby the Tuba. This year's concert brings you the classic tale of Peter & the Wolf plus Tubby the Tuba. Audience members will be encouraged to dress up and join in with the musical fun on offer. Conductor: Robert DickSoloist: Chris LudwigNarrator: Pauline LynchTuba: Chris Ludwig This event is kindly part funded from a Biggar Community Council Grant. Adults £6, Children £2..

Date: Sunday 29th October

Puppetry Museum Tour at Biggar Puppet Theatre 2-3 Days

Puppetry Museum Tour at Biggar Puppet Theatre

Come along and enjoy an interesting guided tour of our extensive puppetry collection from all over the world. Meet some familiar TV characters and a Fairy Godmother who is over 200 years old! You can also have a go at working some puppets. Suitable for ages 7 to adult. Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com..

Date: Saturday 28th October

Purves Puppets presents 'The Firebird' 2-3 Days

Purves Puppets presents 'The Firebird'

On a journey through the magical forest, Ivan has to find the beautiful princess Zerena with the help of Grey Wolf, who can transform herself in to many disguises. In the story we meet Prince Ivan and his silly two brothers, as well as Koschei the evil Wizard and many other colourful characters, including the Firebird herself!An enchanting story with action-packed adventures to delight the whole family! (ages 5+) Suitable for ages 6 to adult. Tickets available from the Puppet Theatre on 01899 220631 or www.purvespuppets.com...

Date: Sat 14, Wed 18 & Sat 28 October

Story Trail - The Three Biggar Groats Gruff & The Biggarty Pigs 2-3 Days

Story Trail - The Three Biggar Groats Gruff & The Biggarty Pigs

Join us for a fun story trail. This year it's traditional stories adapted for Biggar! Meet outside Atkinson-Pryce Bookshop. This is suitable for pre-school and infant children.  All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Be prepared for audience participation!..

Date: Sunday 22nd October