Play and Books is the home of our collaborations, community projects and so much more. Funded by ourselves and by outside sources, Play and Books puts all of the arts together to create projects for children and families inspired by books.

Our current Play and Books projects include:

Play and Books Storytime at Southend Hospital

The Pocket Money Book Cub

A Place for Stories 

Village Green

Sunshine and Stories with the CLIC at Barons Court

Baby Palace in creative partnership with Southend Theatres 

Story Quest in creative partnership with Southend Theatres 

Story Bites Writes 

Come and get involved at one of our projects.

Buzzlefest 2015
Village Green Next Generation 2015
Spring into Stories 2016
National Share a Story Month 2016
World Book Day 2016