For 3-16 year olds, Cosmic Pirates has a packed programme of storytelling, craft workshops, creative activities and opportunities to play, supported by Suffolk Libraries

Workshops and activities are taking place across the Cosmic Pirates Tent and Teepee, and are all drop-in and free!


Cosmic Pirates Teepee, with Suffolk Libraries

Saturday 17 June

13:00-14:00    Storytime: Snail and the Whale with Lowestoft Library
14:00-15:00    The Old Green Time Machine with Coalesce Dance
15:00-16:00    Storytime: Owl Babies with Lowestoft Library
16:00-17:00    The Old Green Time Machine with Coalesce Dance
17:00-18:00    Storytime: We’re Going on a Bear Hunt with Lowestoft Library
18:00-19:00    Shakespeare Rhythm and Beat with Jenny Hall and Shake Festival

Sunday 18 June 

10:00-11:00    Storytime: Sharing a Shell with Lowestoft Library
11:00-12:00    Like a Tree with HOCUS POCUS
12:00-13:00    Storytime: The Very Hungry Caterpillar with Lowestoft Library
13:00-14:00    Suffolk Libraries’ Storyteller in Residence
14:00-15:00    Storytime: The Gruffalo’s Child with Lowestoft Library
15:00-16:00    Like a Tree with HOCUS POCUS


Cosmic Pirates Tent

Saturday 17 June
Postcards from Lowestoft Workshop with Suffolk Artlink
Mask-making Workshop with Re-Utilise

Brave Artists Workshop with Suffolk Artlink
Jellyfish Lantern-making Workshop with Willow Phoenix

Sea Themed Crafts with Kirsty Tallent

Sunday 18 June
Book Folding Workshop with Woodworks Art Café
Polymer Clay Creatures with Woodworks Art Café

Enchantment Under the Sea with Get Suffolk Reading



The Cosmic Pirates Teepee and Workshops are located on the beach away from trackway and on the sand, and so are not wheelchair accessible.

BSL interpretation will be available for the 14:00 performance of The Old Green Time Machine, Sharing a Shell, Like a Tree, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Kirsty Tallent and The Gruffalo’s Child.

Cosmic Pirates Highlights

The Old Green Time Machine

Cosmic Pirates - 17/06/2023
16:00 - 17:00

Shakespeare Rhythm and Beat

Cosmic Pirates - 17/06/2023

Like a Tree

Cosmic Pirates - 18/06/2023
11:00-12:00, 15:00-16:00

Enchantment Under the Sea

Cosmic Pirates - 18/06/2023