German Stories & Meet Up for Families

Read stories, sing and chat in German with Maike from the library team Running from
Last event: Friday 14 October at 11am
  • Free (drop in)
  • Storytelling Room

Part of: Free activities and events

Hallo, liebe deutschsprachige Familien in Chester und Umgebung

Wir möchten euch im Storyhouse zu einer Stunde Lesen, Singen und Schwatzen willkommen heißen.

Maike, gebührtige Schleswig-Holsteinerin, arbeitet seit 2018 in der Bibliothek und hat dort bereits mehrfach Kinderbücher auf Deutsch vorgelesen. In relaxter Runde geben wir euch die Möglichkeit, euch auszutauschen und neue Freundschaften zu schließen.

Wir freuen uns auf euch


Hello, dear German speaking families in and around Chester,

We would like to invite you to Storyhouse for an hour of reading, singing and chatting. Maike, born in the far north of Germany, joined the library team in 2018 and has hosted German storytelling on various occasions.

In a relaxed and casual environment, you will be able to meet other families and make new friends.


For families and young children.

Time details

11am - 12pm

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