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July 25, Galway -Summer Readathon at Kennys Bookshop!

Do your kids love books?!
Then don’t miss out on the 2019 Summer Readathon at Kennys Bookshop, Galway, on Thursday, July 25th in association with Galway Bay FM & very special guests…

The free, all-day event will feature a number of visiting children’s authors’ including Oisín McGann & Dolores Keaveney, storytimes, giveaways, special offers & more!
Plus! Galway Bay FM will be broadcasting live from the bookshop all day & nine different children’s books will be reviewed on air throughout the day. All are welcome.

11:30-12:15: Gemma Breathnach agus Tadhg Mac Dhonnagáin (Futa Fata) – a bilingual reading
12:15-13:00: Magic tricks and storytime with author Anthony Broderick
13:00-14:00: Readings and workshop with Oisín McGann
14:00-14:45: Léitheoireacht as ‘Diary of A Wimpy Kid’ le Máirín Nic Con Iomaire
14:45-15:45: Storytime and doodling with Dolores Keaveney

The following children’s books will also be reviewed on air throughout the day by readers selected by Galway Bay FM!

1. The Wonky Donkey by Craig Smith
2. The Little Sunflower Seed by Dolores Keaveney
3. Race the Atlantic Wind by Oisín McGann
4. Percey Peácóg (Percy the Peacock) by Gemma Breathnach
5. Anthony Broderick – Wanted, The Adventures of Jack and Adam
6. Dialann Dúradáin Leadaí na Leisce le Máirín Nic Con Iomaire
7. The Missing Bookshop by Katie Clapham
8. Jasper and Scruff by Nicola Colton
9. The Lost Tide Warriors by Catherine Doyle

There is no charge and all are welcome to drop in at any stage.

Kennys bookshop is located here: https://goo.gl/maps/QQEoRKBFXTwB6Zzy7

For more info contact the shop: (091) 709 350 / www.kennys.ie