It's Storytime! The Gruffalo

Reading, animated film and workshop

Oh help! Oh no! It’s a Gruffalo!

After the reading we will colour the Gruffalo and his friends, and show the animated film of the story.


For ages 3 to 8, but all ages welcome!   

Afternoon Tea will be served from 4:30 to 6 pm. 

No booking is required, but spaces are limited!

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All events are in English and take place in the Children's Room of the Harold Acton Library of The British Institute. The storytime is open to members of the Library. Membership options range from 24-hour card (€5) to Family (1 year €100, two family members included).