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Story Explorers

Story Explorers is a project that aims to engage local families in stories. Through a series of workshops, we are working together to develop and co-create a legacy of resources and activities that are aimed at children and families as well as early-year settings and professionals in the sector.

Our aim is to encourage more families to visit their local library and activities have been designed to promote reading for pleasure, encourage creativity and support the development of reading and literacy skills.

Discover what we’ve been working on below!

Coalville Library Childminder Group

When we put the word out there to see if there would be interest for a Coalville Library Childminder Group, the answer was a resounding yes! At the beginning of...

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Early Years Library Visit Pack

We want to encourage early years settings and professionals in the sector such as nurseries, pre-schools, childminders, and schools to visit the library. In partnership with Leicestershire Libraries, we are...

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Story Explorer Bags

We are creating a range of ‘Story Explorer’ bags packs that will be available for anyone to use at Coalville Library. These activity bags are developed and co-created with various...

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