Story time in Jardinería Bordas

Don't Call Me Sweet

FREE storytelling! Story time & book stall in Jardinería Bordas, Barcelona. A beautiful, spacious garden centre in Gavà. Come and have some family fun – free stories and songs!

What:

‘Story time 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.

When:

Saturday 30th November 2019
at 17h

Where:

Jardinería Bordas
17h – free ‘Storytelling with Sherry’

Location: Av. del Mar. s/n 08850. Gavà

What to expect:

– Intro ‘Hello’ song

– Stories

. ‘Don’t Call Me Sweet’ by Smriti Prasadam-Halls. This sweet little monster wants to be stinky, slimy, messy and scary!

Don't Call Me Sweet inside pages
. ‘If You’re Happy and You Know it’ by Anna McQuinn & Sophie Fatus – Lets explore the storybook to this well-known children favourite 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

 

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

– XOCOLATADA –  After the storytelling, there will be yummy thick hot chocolate on sale inside the garden centre!

 

Please reserve your FREE place here – seat are limited:

Website: www.jardineriabordas.com – Activities of the month
Or email Bordas Garden Centre directly: info@jardineriabordas.com

Jardinería Bordas Logo

 

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Many thanks / muchas gracias, Danke, merci

Sherry x

 

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Story time – in Intermezzo Café, Tinga Tinga Tales – Elephant

Why Elephant Has a Trunk Tinga Tinga Tales

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.

When:

Friday 15th November 17.30h – 18.30h

Where:

Intermezzo Italian Bistrot

Location: C/ Taquigraf Garriga 58
08029. Les Corts. Barcelona

What to expect:

– Intro ‘Hello’ song

– Stories
. ‘Why Elephant Has A Trunk’ by Tinga Tinga Tales – Find out why Elephant has a trunk in this colourful folklore story as shown on CBeebies BBC

. A game of ‘I Spy’ using the book ‘Percy the Park Keeper’

 

Percy The Park Keeper ABC

Tinga Tinga Tales Elephant’s trunk

 

– 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

Book stall:

I will have quality secondhand English books on sale, mostly as good as new – prices are approx. €2.50 – €4

Price*:

€3 euros per child (includes one soft drink per child)

PLEASE BOOK YOUR PLACE HERE on EventBrite (Limited places!)…

*This is a ‘taster’ event – the first session is a special price of €3 – Following events will be held on the LAST Friday of every month at a cost of €7 per child – the price will include a drink and a pastry as well as the storytelling, songs and games.

 

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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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Many thanks / muchas gracias, Danke, merci

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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Many thanks / muchas gracias, Danke, merci

Sherry x

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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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Mega Storytime in Café Cocoa

Cafe Cocoa_Storytelling & Songs event

Storytelling with Sherry in Café Cocoa

On Sunday 24th Feb
At 11.30h – until 12.45h approx.
And for children aged 3 – 6 approx. who will enjoy sitting through and participating in a Mega story event told in English.

This event is perfect for parents who would like to enjoy a Sunday brunch while the kids are having fun!

The price per child is 12 euros – Places will be limited to 15 children – So please can you RESERVE IN ADVANCE by going to Café Cocoa – or contacting them on 666132368 –
Calle Lepant 241 (Just near La Sagrada Famillia)

What to Expect:
: A story – ‘Max The Brave’ by Ed Vere
: A craft to go with the story
: A short Folklore cartoon on the projector – ‘Anansi and Turtle Go To Dinner’
: A little fun discussion about the visual story
: Fun action songs
: Snack time! For the children – We will provide a glass of milk, cookie or cake, (or a gluten free brownie) and some popcorn!

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

Get to know Café Cocoa – It’s such a lovely, friendly place – I’m happy to do my events there! : https://www.cocoabcn.com/

Un saludo

Sherry

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Storytelling & Songs with a Xocolatada!

Storytelling with Sherry

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

15th Feb is International Children’s Cancer Day – for this reason…
THIS EVENT on 16th INVOLVES A XOCOLATADA
A charity event is in aid of children with cancer
‘Para la investigació del càncer infantil’
(Hospital Sant Joan de Déu)

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:
: Chocolate! – You can donate money to charity and take chocolate home with you in return!

: Storytime – I’ll be reading the book ‘The Colour Monster’
(You can get acquainted with him here on my Blog: https://whatchildrenreallywant.com/colour-monster/ )

: Fun action songs to sing and dance to

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

Hope to see you there!

Sherry

You can read more about the Chocolatada Charity events on their website:
https://chocolatadasolidaria.org

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

 

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