Jill Bennett

Jill Bennett is a performance poet in Scots and English for tots to 12-year-olds. She co-authored Walkin the Rainbow with Elizabeth Cordiner, and has travelled all over Scotland doing workshops, readings, talks and performances. She is also a trained Bookbug leader who aims to introduce words, including Scots words, in a fun and interactive way. Her more recent collaboration with Gillian Barrie at Gilll B Illustrations is a collection of Wee Tot Poems, postcards and greeting cards which shows the world from a young child’s perspective. They are currently selling throughout Scotland.

Photo of Jill Bennett, with hand puppets in front of her

Events

Bookbug! »

Rhymes, rhythms and word-filled fun for toddlers and pre-schoolers

Tue 3 March | 10:00 - 10:30 | FREE | Public Library, Church Square

Poem

Here's ma heid an here's ma taes an in atween here's ma claes. But as ah grow tween heid an taes ah'll pop ma buttons aff aw ma claes.