Categories: Wordpool Family Day

Aspire Youth Dance at Wordpool Family Day

We’re welcoming back Aspire Youth Dance this Wordpool Family Day on July 2, 1-4 at Stanley Park Sarah Gough from Aspire Youth Dance gives us a preview of what to expect from them on Family Day WP: Tell us a little bit about yourself? SG: Aspire Youth Dance! We are a youth dance company ranging ages […]

Family Learning at Wordpool Family Day

Jackie Simpson, Family Learning Manager, gives us a preview of what to expect from them on Family Day WP: Tell us a little bit about yourself? JS: The Family Learning Team with around 500 families in Blackpool every year to help parents and carers to brush up their own skills and learn how to support their children’s […]

Storytellers Inc. at Wordpool Family Day!

When we’re not borrowing books, our go-to place to buy is always Storytellers, Inc. in St Annes! We’re hooked on their genuine passion for literature and reading and that’s why we’re so excited to welcome them to Family Day for our 10th anniversary… Katie Clapham, proud owner of Storytellers Inc., lets us know what we can look forward […]

Dan the Storyman at Wordpool Family Day

We can’t wait to welcome back Dan the Storyman AKA Dan Worsley to our Wordpool Family Day on July 2, 1-4 at Stanley Park Dan Worsley, local children’s writer and storyteller, gives us a sneak peek of what we can expect… WP: Tell us a little bit about yourself? DW: After teaching for fifteen years in a large […]

The Blackpool Museum’s Big Ideas at the Family Day

We can’t wait to welcome back The Blackpool Museum Project to our Wordpool Family Day on July 2, 1-4 at Stanley Park John Simpson-Wedge, Education Officer, shares with us a little more about what we can expect… WP: Tell us a little bit about The Blackpool Museum Project? JS-W: The Blackpool Museum Project is a […]

Wordpool in Schools

Wordpool Festival’s BIG Friendly Family Day is COMING! Saturday 2 July 1-4pm Stanley Park In the run up to Family Day, we’ve been visiting schools with the Save Our Stories RescueShip and working with primary school pupils on our ‘Stealing Stories’ project! The Save Our Stories RescueShip, local storyteller Dan Worsley & artist Vanessa Card have been […]

‘Peachy’ fun with The Winter Gardens at the Family Day

 We are really pleased to be welcoming The Winter Gardens Blackpool to our Family Day team for the first time this year. They are bringing some ‘James-tastic’ activities to Stanley Park  for all the family to experience on July 2, 1-4pm. We asked them to tell us more… WP: Tell us a little about The Winter […]