Tag Archives: Fun

Big Knit with the Happy Snail

We’re holding regular events at our shop in Wigtown, Scotland’s National Book Town. Our latest one involved Fran Raw who is our current artist in the back room – a feature we’ve introduced to showcase local talent. Fran goes under the title of Happy Snail Crafts and as a textile artist she creates fabulous hats, […]

Mini Festival Tour

So we’ve finished our mini library tour just in time for our mini festival tour! We’ve been invited to three festivals over the next few weeks so we have a busy time ahead. First of all you’ll find Jayne and Shalla doing separate events at the #Wigtown Book Festival. Jayne will be appearing with storyteller […]

Mini Maxwell Library Tour

We’ve finished our mini Maxwell tour of Dumfries and Galloway libraries. It was a reminder to us of just how big our region is! Our trip to Langholm took us on a 180 mile round trip from our HQ near Wigtown. We had a great time and met some lovely children in Dumfries, Stranraer, Annan […]

Library Mini Tour

Our mini tour of Dumfries and Galloway with Maxwell’s Mega Mission has started with great events at the Ewart and Georgetown libraries in Dumfries. In the afternoon we visited The Moffat Bookshop to sign copies of all our books. It really is a lovely little bookshop with a wonderful collection of new and pre-loved titles. […]

Maxwell the Mouse goes on Tour!

Maxwell Mouse is going on tour of Dumfries and Galloway thanks to the library service. Luckily he’s taking author Jayne Baldwin and illustrator Shalla Gray with him otherwise who knows what dangers he’ll get himself into. Jayne will be reading from her new book about the adventures of this little woodmouse and Shalla will be […]