Free event Family friendly


Join in with the Makaton Rhyme Challenge fun at our WordFest Library Storytimes. There will be

stories, songs and rhymes with a new Makaton sign to learn each week. The Rhyme Challenge is a fun way to encourage children and families to learn some simple Makaton signs, with a special certificate for joining in! This year we will be singing and signing:

• Miss Polly Had a Dolly

• Little Peter Rabbit

• 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, Once I Caught A Fish Alive

• Wind the Bobbin Up


Airedale Library

Wed 3 May: 9.30am-10am

Wed 10 May: 9.30am-10am

Mon 15 May: 9.30am-10am

Wed 17 May: 9.30am-10am

Mon 22 May: 9.30am-10am

Wed 24 May: 9.30am-10am

Castleford Library

Thu 4 May: 10am-11am

Thu 11 May: 10am-11am

Thu 18 May: 10am-11am

Thu 25 May: 10am-11am

Featherstone Library

Thu 4 May: 10am-10.30am

Thu 11 May: 10am-10.30am

Thu 18 May: 10am-10.30am

Thu 25 May: 10am-10.30am

Hemsworth Library

Fri 5 May: 10am-11am

Fri 12 May: 10am-11am

Mon 15 May: 10am-11am

Fri 19 May: 10am-11am

Mon 22 May: 10am-11am

Fri 26 May: 10am-11am

Horbury Library

Wed 3 May: 10.30am-11am

Thu 4 May: 10.15am-10.45am

Fri 5 May: 2.15pm-2.45pm

Wed 10 May: 10.30am-11am

Thu 11 May: 10.15am-10.45am

Fri 12 May: 2.15pm-2.45pm

Wed 17 May: 10.30am-11am

Thu 18 May: 10.15am-10.45am

Fri 19 May: 2.15pm-2.45pm

Wed 24 May: 10.30am-11am

Thu 25 May: 10.15am-10.45am

Fri 26 May: 2.15pm-2.45pm

Normanton Library

Fri 5 May: 10am-10.15am

Fri 12 May: 10am-10.15am

Fri 19 May: 10am-10.15am

Fri 26 May: 10am-10.15am

Pontefract Library

Wed 3 May: 10.00am-11am

Wed 10 May: 10.00am-11am

Mon 15 May: 10.00am-11am

Wed 17 May: 10.00am-11am

Mon 22 May: 10.00am-11am

Wed 24 May: 10.00am-11am

Sandal Library

Wed 3 May: 10am-10.30am

Fri 5 May: 10am-10.30am

Wed 10 May: 10am-10.30am

Fri 12 May: 10am-10.30am

Wed 17 May: 10am-10.30am

Fri 19 May: 10am-10.30am

Wed 24 May: 10am-10.30am

Fri 26 May: 10am-10.30am

South Elmsall Library

Tue 2 May: 10am-11am

Fri 5 May: 10am-11am

Tue 9 May: 10am-11am

Fri 12 May: 10am-11am

Tue 16 May: 10am-11am

Fri 19 May: 10am-11am

Tue 23 May: 10am-11am

Fri 26 May: 10am-11am

Stanley Library

Mon 15 May: 11am-11.30am

Mon 22 May: 11am-11.30am

Wakefield Library

Tue 2 May: 10am-10.30am, 1.30pm-2pm

Fri 5 May: 10am-10.30am

Tue 9 May: 10am-10.30am, 1.30pm-2pm

Fri 12 May: 10am-10.30am

Tue 16 May: 10am-10.30am, 1.30pm-2pm

Fri 19 May: 10am-10.30am

Tue 23 May: 10am-10.30am, 1.30pm-2pm

Fri 26 May: 10am-10.30am

Crofton Community Library

Tue 9 May & Fri 12 May: 9.15am-10.15am (Under 5’s)

Wed 10 May: 3.15pm-4.15pm (Under 7’s)