Charity Bring & Buy Sale with story-time

Billys Beetle book cover by Mick Inkpen

What:

This event is a wonderful Bring & Buy Sale Charity Event!

Created by Nadine Astorga…

A bonanza sale of baked goods, children’s clothes and toys, and books in aid of Safe Haven, an NGO supporting destitute Syrian refugee children & their families. Help prevent child labour, child marriage and child trafficking by supporting our fundraiser to send these children to school.

Contact the event coordinator at nkazerounian@hotmail.com to donate or to volunteer.

Thank you!

Charity Bring & Buy Sale

‘Story time with Sherry’.

For ages 3 – 7 approx. but all are more than welcome!
Aimed at children who have an understanding of the English language – It’s great for children who have a basic to advanced level of English.

When:

Saturday 9th November 2019
The story will start at 16.30h – please be on time or you will miss the beginning.

The Bring & Buy sale starts at 16h and finishes at 20h

Where:

Life in 360 Barcelona
Location: Passeig Taulat 212, Poblenou, 08019 Barcelona

What to expect during ‘Story Time with Sherry’:

 

– Intro ‘Hello’ song

– Story:

. ‘Billy’s Beetle’ by Mick Inkpen. Bill has lost his beetle. Who will be the one to find it?

– Fun, action songs for all the family:
. ‘We All Go Travelling By’ storybook-song- See if you can remember all the forms of transportation and their colours!
. Various, popular educational songs including ones by ‘Super Simple Songs’ using flashcards
. And if you still have energy left, we can play ‘Musical Statues’!

– Outro ‘Goodbye’ song

See the video of the song – We All Go Travelling By

 

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Many thanks / muchas gracias, Danke, merci

Sherry x

 

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Storytime: ‘Upsy Down Town’ – Sant Cugat

What:

‘Storytelling with Sherry’. This event lasts 1 hour
For ages 3 – 7 approx. but all are more than welcome!
Aimed at children who have an understanding of the English language – It’s great for children who have a basic to advanced level of English. We try to mix the stories and songs to suit the different language levels and ages.

Organised by Mamas de Sant Cugat

When:

Saturday 26th October 11.00h – 12.00h

Where:

Espai Sofia
Rambla Can Mora 17, local 1
Sant Cugat del Valles 08172
(So quick and easy to get to from Plaza Catalunya – plus it’s still in zone 1! Catch the S1 or S2 train and you’ll be there in less than 30mins!)

What to expect:

– Intro ‘Hello’ song

– Stories
. ‘Upsy Down Town’ by Sue Hendra – Everything in this book has gone topsy-turvy for the animals – Lets find out if things will ever go back to normal.

. ‘If You’re Happy and You Know it’ by Anna McQuinn & Sophie Fatus – Lets explore the storybook to this well-known favourite children’s song.

If your’e happy and you know it

 

– Fun, action songs for all the family:
. Various, popular educational songs including ones by ‘Super Simple Songs’ using flashcards
. And if you still have energy left, we can play ‘Musical Statues’!

– Outro ‘Goodbye’ song

See ‘Upsy Down Town’ – read by Sherry

Price:

€8 euros per child + 1 adult

€2 per additional adult

Please book your place here!: Espai Sofia, Sant Cugat

Or Contact the organiser, Nona:

info@espaisofia.com

Whatsapp – 673 983 903

Mamas de Sant Cugat

 

 

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Sherry x

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Storytime: Why Lion Roars – Sant Cugat

Why Lion Roars Tinga Tinga Tales Storytime

What:

‘Storytelling with Sherry’. This event lasts 1 hour

For ages 2 – 7 approx. but all are more than welcome!

Aimed at children who would like to be exposed to the English language – it’s great for children who have a basic to advanced level of English. We try to mix the stories and songs to suit the different  language levels and ages.

When: 

Saturday 28th September 11.00h – 12.00h

Where:

Espai Sofia

Rambla Can Mora 17, local 1

Sant Cugat del Valles 08172

(So quick and easy to get to from Plaza Catalunya – plus it’s still in zone 1! Catch the S1 or S2 train and you’ll be there in less than 30mins!)

What to expect:

– Intro ‘Hello’ song

– Stories

. ‘Brown Bear, Brown Bear’ by Eric Carle – Can you guess which animal will be on the next page, which colour will it be, and which noise does it make?

.  ‘Why Lion Roars’ Tinga Tinga Tales

– Fun, action songs for all the family:

. ’We All Go Travelling By’ – See if you can remember all the forms of transportation and their colours!

. Various, popular educational songs by ‘Super Simple Songs’ using flashcards

. And if you still have energy left, we can play ‘Musical Statues’!

– Outro ‘Goodbye’ song

Price:

€8

Please book your place!: Espai Sofia – Coffee and storytelling in English 

See the video of the song – We All Go Travelling By

 

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Many thanks / muchas gracias, Danke, merci

Sherry x

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Storytime in Sant Cugat

What:

‘Storytelling with Sherry’. This event lasts 1 hour
For ages 2 – 7 approx. but all are more than welcome!

When:

Saturday 14th September at 11.00h until 12.00h

Where:

Espai Sofia

Rambla Can Mora 17, local 1
Sant Cugat del Valles 08172
Barcelona

What to expect:

– Intro ‘Hello’ song

– Stories
. ‘There Was An Old Woman Who Swallowed A Fly’ (Story/Song)
. ‘We’re Going On A Bear Hunt’ written by Helen Oxenbury

– Fun, action songs for all the family:
. ‘We All Go Travelling By’ – See if you can remember all the forms of transportation and their colours!
. Various, popular educational songs by ‘Super Simple Songs’ using flashcards
. And if you still have energy left, we can play ‘Musical Statues’!

– Outro ‘Goodbye’ song

Please book your place!: Espai Sofia – Coffee and storytelling in English for kids

See the video of the song – We All Go Travelling By

 

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Many thanks / muchas gracias, Danke, merci

Sherry x

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Storytelling in Sants – Max The Brave

Storytelling with Sherry

Storytelling in Can Batlló library, Sants

Saturday 25th May at 11.30h – ‘Storytelling with Sherry’

This is a free event, due to the capacity of the library, please try to avoid bringing pushchairs/strollers. 2 accompanying adults max.

For ages 2 – 7 approx. but all are more than welcome!

What to expect:

– Intro ‘Hello’ song

– I’ll be reading ‘Max The Brave’ by Ed Vere…

Max is a fearless kitten.

Max is a brave kitten.

Max is a kitten who chases mice.

But what does a mouse look like!?

Storytelling Max The Brave

– Fun, action songs for the family

– Outro ‘Goodbye’ song

– Book stall with quality second hand English books for kids at low prices – Whoaaaaaaa

 

I really enjoying doing storytelling in Can Batlló as they are a kind of culture centre for the district that are self financed and really try to provide accessible activities for everyday locals and families.

 

Can Batlló biblioteca

Location: Biblioteca Popular Josep Pons – Can Batlló

Carrer de la Constitució, 25, 08014 Barcelona (On the corner of c/Constitució and c/Mossèn Amadeu Oller)

Please consult the exact location here as it can be a bit tricky to find if you haven’t been there before! You will see the bar/café first, just walk into it and you’ll find the library at the back!

 

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Sherry x

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Storytelling and Songs in Jardineria Bordas

Free Storytelling and Songs in Jardineria Bordas – with me, Sherry

 

When:

On Sunday 19th May 2019

At 5pm

Where:

Bordas Garden Centre
Location: Av. del Mar. s/n 08850. Gavà
info@jardineriabordas.com

You will need to REGISTER for this event as the places are limited –
Please register here, on the ‘Bordas’ website:
http://bordasonline.com/activitats-reserves/

What to expect:

Storytime – 2 stories – aimed at ages 2 – 7 years

  • I’ll be reading from ‘The Thankful Book’ by Todd Parr
  • Then I’ll go on to read ‘Hungry Harry’ as the main story

 

The Thankful Book

Storytelling Hungry Harry

Action songs & games

  • We will have fun songs for all the family – be prepared to get up and learn the moves and dance around!
  • Book-stall – I’ll have good quality second-hand children’s books on sale at low prices – brought over from the UK!

 

If you have friends on Facebook that would like to come too, then feel free to send them our Facebook event link

Hope to see you there!

Sherry – storyteller, What Children Really Want

 

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Coffee & Storytelling

Storytelling with Sherry Sant Cugat

Coffee & Storytelling with Sherry

In association with Mamas de Sant Cugat

Mamas de Sant Cugat

Hosted by Green Bee health restaurant

Green Bee health restaurant Sant Cugat

On Saturday 4th May

Starting at 11h

In ‘Green Bee’ health restaurant

C/ de Sant Bonaventura 6.

08172 Sant Cugat. Barcelona

 

The event will be hosted in Green Bee health restaurant – Tickets are 8 euros per child, and will need to be purchased in advance, by either stopping by the restaurant beforehand, or buying them directly from the association ‘Mamas de Sant Cugat’

What to expect:

Storytime – 2 stories – aimed at ages 2 – 7 years

  • We will have a lovely story about ‘Hungry Harry’

Storytelling Hungry Harry

  • ‘The Kiss That Missed’ – watch out for the dragon!

Storytelling The Kiss that Missed

Action songs & games

  • We will have fun songs for all the family – be prepared to get up and learn the moves and dance around!
  • Do you know the game ‘musical bumps’? If you move when the music stops, you have to stick your finger in the gooey ‘frog slime’!

If you have friends that would like to come too, then feel free to send them our Facebook event link where you will find the event details in Castellano 

 

Many thanks

Sherry – storyteller, What Children Really Want

 

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Storytelling – Dragons!

Storytelling in Barcelona

Storytelling and Songs with Sherry

Sunday 28th April at 11.30h

We’re holding into Sant Jordi (Saint George’s Day) – we’ll have two stories featuring Dragons!

Storytelling in Barcelona
Storytelling – Puff the Magic Dragon

 

George, the Dragon and the Princess
George, the Dragon and the Princess

 

This is a free event, due to the capacity of the Tea Room, please try to avoid bringing pushchairs/strollers. 2 accompanying adults max.

For ages 2 – 7 approx. but all are more than welcome!

What to expect:
– Intro ‘Hello’ song
– Help me sing to the storybook of ‘Puff The Magic Dragon’
– Story ‘George, the Dragon and the Princess’
– Fun, action songs for the family
– Outro ‘Goodbye’ song

– Book stall with quality second hand English books for kids at low prices – yipppeeeeee

Miss Perkins Tea Room at 11.30h – in Sants
Rambla Brasil 24
08028 Barcelona, Spain

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Sherry x

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Storytelling and kids flea market!

Flea market for kids

EL PETIT FLEA presents…

** BABIES AND KIDS FLEA MARKET **

I’ll be doing storytelling – on Sunday 7th April at this great flea market…

– MARKET:

Clothes 0-12 years old, toys, children books, accessories for babies (puericulture)
If you visit the market to buy remember to bring a reusable shopping bag.

– KIDS ACTIVITIES:

: 11:00 Storytelling and songs in French with La langue de Molière – Association FLAM
: 12:30 Storytelling and songs in English with What Children Really Want-BARCELONA

I’ll be reading ‘SHARK in the PARK’, and ‘There was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly’

Shark-In-The-Park

– SOLIDARITY TABLE :

You can come between 11am and 12pm to donate items to the solidarity table. All must be in good state. stuffed toys are not accepted.
All the profits will go to Casal dels Infants who help kids at risk of exclusion.

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Date: Sunday 7th of April 2019
Hours: from 11am to 3pm
Where: Casal De Barri “Pou De La Figuera”, Carrer de Sant Pere Més Baix, 70, 08003 Barcelona.

Thank You For Looking After Our pets

Storytelling & Songs event in Bordas

Thank You For Looking After Our Pets

Free Storytelling and Songs in Jardinería Bordas – with me, Sherry

Sunday 24th March 2019

Begins at 17H

You will need to REGISTER for this event as places are limited –
Please register here, on the ‘Bordas’ website: BORDAS – Activities of the month

What to expect:

STORYTIME – I’ll be reading the book ‘Thank You For Looking After Our Pets’, written by Tim Hopgood

FUN ACTION SONGS to sing and dance to! – Including the song ‘We All Go Traveling By’

BOOK-STALL – I’ll have good quality second-hand children’s books on sale at low prices – brought over from the UK!

‘We All Go Traveling By’

See it here so you can get practicing!!!

 

Hope to see you there!

Sherry

 

 

BORDAS GARDEN CENTRE
Location: Av. del Mar. s/n 08850. Gavà
info@jardineriabordas.com

 

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