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Celebrate Elmer Day on 26th May

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Join in the celebration of everyone’s favourite elephant this month. There will be hundreds of Elmer Day events happening across the country on Saturday 26th May and throughout half term, turning the whole nation patchwork!

Dress in your brightest colours and join in the fun with stories, games and craft activities at an event in a library or bookshop near you. Just visit the Elmer Day website to see where your nearest Elmer Day event is taking place.

Find an Elmer Day event near you at

Or you can join in the fun at school, nursery or at home using some of the fun and creative Elmer resources available on the World Book Day site:

PLUS, enter our Elmer competition and you could win 1 of 5 copies of My First Elmer