Entries by Anke Morgenroth

A True Story About A Girl

Once upon a time there was a little girl called Tessa. She was just about a year old. She was the happiest little girl during the day. She was full of smiles and laughter and took everything in around her with great interest. She loved the cats and dogs and enjoyed her brothers playing with her.

Teddy Bear Hospital Advice

Plush animals, such as teddy bears, are often prized possessions. Children may carry the same teddy bear or plush with them their entire young life. Many adults, as many as half, may even retain their most treasured squishable friend from childhood as they grow and age. Unfortunately, as with anything made of fabric, teddy bears and other plush toys can wind up damaged through the course of daily life.

Alice’s Bear Shop Teddy Bears

Exciting things are happening this month. It is the relaunch of the famous storybook characters of Alice’s Bear Shop teddy bears in conjunction with Charlie Bears. More good news is that brand new characters are planned to be released in Springtime 2019. Who is behind the Alice’s Bear Shop Teddy Bear stories?

Gingerbread House Christmas Workshop

We are getting into Christmas spirit early this year on the first of December from 2-5pm. We can promise you enormous fun, creativity and a lot of sweet taste. You will make a large Gingerbread House and decorate it how ever you like. It will smell and taste of Gingerbread, jelly sweets, chocolates and lots of other Christmassy things.

Cavan Halloween Autumn Build Your Bear Workshop

We are always asked when is your next Build Your Bear workshop? Here we are with our next workshop during Halloween Week. We are going to have 2 hours of fun in making our bears or indeed a scary Halloween cat or even a fox. After making your bear you can personalise him with little bits and pieces of materials or buttons.

Culture Night Event Old Ballades of Ireland

For Culture Night this year we present together with the Cavan County Council Arts Office and Cavan Heritage Office Old Ballades of Ireland. This will be a music event celebrating Irish culture and German relationship with Irish Music and German food. Anke Morgenroth, Bear Essentials says of the event “I really enjoy celebrating Culture Night at Bear Essentials, and this year I am combining two of my great passions, my German heritage and food and traditional Irish Ballads.

Traditional Irish Crafts Heritage Event

Heritage Week in August is a yearly celebration of Irish Heritage. This year it will be a highlight of Ireland’s celebration of the European Year of Cultural Heritage. We would love to see people from different cultural heritage to join our Traditional Irish Crafts Heritage Event on the night. Because of Anne Marie Curley, our local Heritage officer of Cavan County Council, we are able to offer this free event during Heritage week to adults & teenagers.