Adventures with ELMER! 

Written and illustrated by celebrated children’s author and artist David McKee, Elmer remains one of the most iconic and widely read children’s book series of all time.

And everyone’s favourite patchwork elephant is coming to Hexham!

Join professional Storyteller Liz Fost for some classic Elmer fun and hear all about his latest adventure.

You might even get to see a very special guest!

Age: Under 5's 

(PS - head along to the Book Nook for a FREE Get Crafty with Elmer! drop-in)

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  • Babies under 1 go FREE (must have a ticket). Under 12’s to be accompanied by an adult. Concession rates apply to under 16’s only.
  • Please note that a handling charge of 50p per ticket applies to bookings made in person or over the phone. No handling charges apply to online bookings.
  • Carers qualify for free ‘essential companion’ tickets. Wheelchair spaces are limited, please call the Box Office on 01434 652477 to book (booking fees will not apply).
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