Chill­ing out with dad

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - Helping Others -

Dads or male car­ers with chil­dren un­der eight can at­tend spe­cial ses­sions with their young­sters to help them bond.

The free Chill with Dad events at Ash­ford Li­brary in Church Road run from 10am to noon, or 2pm to 4pm, ev­ery fourth Satur­day of the month and are run by char­ity Home­s­tart which of­fers fam­ily sup­port.

This week’s meet­ing was dif­fer­ent as mem­bers cel­e­brated the work of au­thor Eric Carle, who wrote the pop­u­lar The Very Hun­gry Cater­pil­lar story book.

He­len Brown, the group worker of Home­s­tart in Ash­ford, said: “We have been run­ning these ses­sions for 11 years. The li­brary is very

Pic­ture: Paul Amos FM4398550

Dad An­drew Maund and son Tim, four

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