This year there will be hundreds of Elmer Day events happening across the country, turning the whole nation patchwork! You can find an event near you on the Elmer Day event map.

Bookshops and libraries can sign up to hold an Elmer Day event on 27th May, and they will receive an event pack containing everything needed to hold a colourful Elmer themed event and decorate a children’s area for half term.

Schools and nurseries can also sign up to receive a downloadable pack containing colourful activity ideas, teaching sequences and ideas for involving the whole school in a week-long celebration in the run up to the 27th May.