Day Care Centers

Daycare Groups

Since 2018, we also offer events for daycare groups ages 3 and up.

The ilb offers children:

  • Personal encounters with international authors and illustrators
  • Presentations of international children’s and young adult books featuring exceptional stories and artwork
  • Inspiring intercultural exchange
  • Autograph sessions
  • And lots of fun

Good to know

How much time does the visit of an event take?

A reading lasts between 45 and 60 minutes. Afterwards, there is the opportunity for autographs from and photos with the authors, which takes up to 30 additional minutes. Books can be purchased at the book table.

Do the children need any special preparation for a visit at the festival?

There is no special preparation necessary to attend a reading. Upon request, we are happy to send you text excerpts, free of charge, that can be of assistance for preparatory and/or follow-up activities.

Which events are suitable for a daycare group?

The daycare program in this section is available to all children ages 3 and up.

We offer year-round consultation services regarding our program and are also happy to introduce the festival and its program in personal conversations or at parents’ evenings.

Are the events barrier-free?

As a matter of principle, the festival wishes to make it possible for all interested guests to participate equally in its entire program. Many event locations are barrier-free. To check the individual accessibility of the respective venues, please let us know in advance which special needs ought to be considered.

Pia Schneider, Head of Audience Development
Tel. +49 030 278786-66/-70