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Bloodaxe Challenge 2019-20


26th October 2019 - 11th January 2020 Free

The Bloodaxe Challenge is a partnership event between Jorvik Viking Festival and Explore York Libraries. It runs from Sat 26th Oct 2019 – Sat 11th Jan 2020 and children are challenged to read 4 books with a history link, though this can include such things as heroes and heroines, mythical animals, folk tales as well as more accepted history.

When children sign up they are given a bookmark and collect stickers on this for each book read. When they have read 4 books they get a bonus sticker, a certificate and a voucher to give them free entry to the Jorvik Viking Centre. They also go into a draw to meet author Hilary Robinson who is talking about her book Jasper Viking Dog during February half term.

You can find Festival details at http://www.jorvik-viking-festival.co.uk/

Details

Start:
October 26
End:
11th January 2020
Cost:
Free
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