IWSF – The Hungry Shark

Sat 18 February All day

February 18th 2023

The Hungry Shark 
Debbie Webb
Rope Store – 11:15 – 12:00
Ages 3+

What did the hungry shark eat? Find out with Debbie and make something crafty to take home with you.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£3

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – Life on the Sea

Fri 17 February All day

February 17th 2023

Life on the Sea
Miss Ann
Theatre – 15:15 – 16:15
Ages 5+

Could you be a pirate or mermaid? Join Miss Ann in this drama workshop of pirates, mermaids and seacreatures!

Miss Ann has taught workshops all over the world and has put on many productions including Westend and cruises, Disney Land to name but a few. She currently runs Dance Vibez and Afro Dance Vibez and also teaches in many locations on the IOW and mainland.

Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£3

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – Get Crafty with Nature

Sat 18 February All day

February 18th 2023

Get Crafty with Nature
Kathy Grogan
West Gallery – 10:00 – 12:00
Ages 7+

Have fun making a crown, wand or flag with Forest School leader Kathy. As well as being passionate bout wildlife, Kathy loves to share crafting skills and is a whizz with willow!

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. All participants need a ticket.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£2

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – Animal Antics Storytime

Fri 17 February All day

February 17th 2023

Animal Antics storytime 
IW Library Service
Seminar Room – 10:00 – 10:30
Under 5 years

A librarian from Lord Louis Library will bring along some of the library’s best picture books to this free storytime.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

FREE

No ticket needed

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – Sandown & Lake Youth Forum: Finding a Voice

Thu 16 February All day

February 16th 2023

Finding a Voice
Sandown & Lake Youth Forum
Theatre – 15:30 – 16:00
Ages 12+

The young people on the Sandown & Lake Youth Forum want their voices to be heard; they want the area where they live and go to school to be a better place, not just for them, but for other young people. Come and see their film and join in the conversation!

The Sandown and Lake Youth Forum have made their film with filmmaker Bruce Webb, supported by Community Action Isle of Wight, as part of the Artswork-funded Supporting Young Minds programme, delivered by The Island Collection and managed by Independent Arts


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

FREE Drop-in

No Ticket Needed

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – More Stitchy Stories!

Fri 17 February All day

February 17th 2023

More Stitchy Stories!
Mandy Bangerter
Seminar – 14:45 – 15:45
Ages 7+

Book illustrations really bring a book to life – which are your favourites? We’re going to use fabric and stitch to find exciting ways to illustrate a story!

Have lots of fun finding new ways to enjoy being creative story teller. Mandy is a textile artist, using paints and fabric to stitch and tell stories.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£2*

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – Horrific Makeup Effects

Thu 16 February All day

February 16th 2023

Horrific Makeup Effects
Master of Disguise
Seminar Room – 18:00 – 19:00
Ages 12+

Do you want to look your worst, frighten your friends or look less like the living?

This hands on introductory course will help you grasp how to produce some quick and effective special effects techniques (and try them out on yourselves too !!)

-Makeup and tools are provided for the session.
-Please bring a old top to wear as fake blood will stain clothing.

Attendees should check they do not have allergies to using latex or body paints (or feel free to bring a victim to work on instead)


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£3*

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – How Comics are Created

Thu 16 February All day

February 16th 2023

How Comics are Created
Russell Sheath
Theatre – 15:15 – 16:15
Ages 12+

If you want to find out how comics are created, from ideas to publishing, Russell will show you exactly how he does it.

Russell is a comic book writer and content creator who has worked for some of the most recognisable names in comics and media, including Image Comics, IDW, Titan, Commando and Mark Millar’s ‘Millarworld.’


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£4*

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – Rocket Works

Sat 18 February All day

February 18th 2023

Rocket Works
Independent Arts
Rope Store – 15:45 – 16:30
Ages 7+

Come along and join in making a simple rocket, and learn about some of the history of the Island’s famous rocket inventors. Independent Arts is the Isle of Wight arts for wellbeing charity, working with the community for 35 years. The charity offers many opportunities for children of all ages and their families.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. All participants need a ticket.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£2*

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – The House on Hare Hill; Bunnytastic Fun

Fri 17 February All day

February 17th 2023

The House on Hare Hill; Bunnytastic Fun
Jules Marriner
Rope Store – 12:30 – 13:15
Ages 3+

Love hares and bunnies? So does Jules. Listen to the springtime story of Little Hare and make some bunny ears to wear all day!

The House on Hare Hill

Hares love boxing: it’s a fact. But Little Hare gives up boxing and takes up Yoga. When she goes on a walk to find something for dinner, she gets lost – but ends up finding a very special surprise.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£3*

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – The Right Place at the Right Time

Fri 17 February All day

February 17th 2023

The Right Place at the Right Time
Felicity Fair Thompson
Rope Store – 15:30 – 16:15
Ages 7-11

Felicity will be reading out short sections of three books, showing the beautiful illustrations and photographs to illustrate the moments, and talking about what it is like to be in the right place at the right time.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£3*

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.

IWSF – Marvellous Medicine Tales!

Fri 17 February All day

February 17th 2023

Marvellous Medicine Tales!
Holly Medland
Rope Store – 14:30 – 15:15
Ages 3-11

Daring doctors, curious cures and quests for rare ingredients!

Discover some strange historical cures and make a pomander bag to stay healthy and keep foul smells away in this fun, interactive storytelling session.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.


The IW Story Festival. 

It’s a special place for children and families to have fun together; where we can all CREATE, INSPIRE and IMAGINE.
Stories are all around us; not just in books and poems and plays and songs, but also in the news and history and the places we live. Over three days, the IW Story Festival lets you get lost in stories of all kinds…

What stories will you bring with you?

www.iwstoryfestival.com

TICKETS

£3*

BOOK ONLINE

*Our booking fees explained:
Our goal is to provide an excellent personal service to our customers and to do this requires a lot of resource. The booking fee we levy contributes to the cost of running the Quay Arts Centre, its Box Office and Box Office systems. As a charitable not for profit organisation all income is used to support the delivery of arts and cultural activities to our local community.

PLEASE NOTE
Children aged 12 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult at all times.