Story Explorers

Playful and interactive storytelling adventures for children aged 2 to 5

In association with Nottingham Playhouse

Written by Manya Benenson
Original concept and characters created by Manya Benenson

Welcome to Granny Owl’s house, she’s never been happier to see you! There’s so much to see and do and new adventures waiting for you. Through puppetry, music and sensory play, Story Explorers unleashes your child’s imagination and takes you on an enchanting and exciting storytelling adventure together.

Fantastical Forests

Join Little Owl as he heads deep into the forest – what fantastic creatures will we meet along the way?


For children aged 2 to 5

£2 per child. Accompanying adult free

Running time: 1 hour



Taking place at the following libraries:

Sutton-in-Ashfield Library, Friday 17 June – 10.30am **FULLY BOOKED** 

Hucknall Library, Friday 17 June – 2pm  **FULLY BOOKED**

Kirkby-in-Ashfield Library, Saturday 18 June - 10.30am  **FULLY BOOKED**

Mansfield Central Library, Saturday 18 June – 2pm  **FULLY BOOKED**  

Retford Library, Tuesday 21 June - 10.30am  **FULLY BOOKED** 

Worksop Library, Tuesday 21 June – 2pm  **FULLY BOOKED**

West Bridgford Library, Thursday 23 June - 10.30am  **FULLY BOOKED**

Bingham Library, Thursday 23 June – 2pm  **FULLY BOOKED**

Southwell Library, Friday 24 June – 10.30am  **FULLY BOOKED** 

Newark Library, Friday 24 June – 2pm  **FULLY BOOKED**

Beeston Library, Saturday 25 June – 10am  **FULLY BOOKED**

Arnold Library, Saturday 25 June – 2pm  ** LIMITED TICKETS AVAILABLE **

PLUS thanks to funding from the Miner2Major Landscape Partnership Scheme Story Explorers will also visit:

Edwinstowe Library, Monday 13 June - 10.30am

Blidworth Library, Tuesday 14 June - 10.30am

St. Paulinus Church, Ollerton, Wednesday 15 June - 10.30am

Calverton Library, Thursday 16 June - 10.30am

Ravenshead Library, Monday 20 June - 10.30am **FULLY BOOKED**

Mansfield Woodhouse Library, Wednesday 22 June, 10.30am


You can sign up to our Children and Families mailing list to find out about our Story Explorer sessions and other family events. To sign up click here

And don't forget, you can now find two online adventures with Little Owl here

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