Read like a Jedi
Calling all Jedi Knights and Padawans! Drop in for an afternoon of Star Wars crafts, games, and giveaways.
11am - 3pm: Activities for all ages
11:30am - 1pm: Meet Holman Wang, author and illustrator of Star Wars Epic Yarns book series
- Jedi training training course
- Drawing contest
- Star Wars selfie contest: come in costumes, kids (and parents!)
1pm: Meet a Jedi Knight
- See demonstration of the needle felting technique used in the books' illustrations
- Find out what it takes to turn your fan obsession into a publishing phenomenon
- Try out needle felting for yourself.
- Photo opportunity with a real Jedi Knight
- Bring your own lightsaber, or use one of ours to test your skills against him
About Star Wars Reads Day
First launched in 2012, Star Wars Reads Day is an international event that encourages reading and celebrates the hundreds of books that have been published about the Star Wars universe.
Last year, over 2000 locations celebrated this event, with many more signed up for 2015.