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Can you solve this riddle?

Fiona Dowling, storyteller working with Helium, shared this riddle with the children in Children’s University Hospital Temple Street last month. Can you guess the answer? The clue is on the photo attached. Answer provided next week!

“You get in through one hole, you get out through 3 holes, and when you´re in, you´re ready to go out. What is it? ”

Fiona Dowling is our resident storyteller in Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street, as part of their Saturday Club programme, run by the Hospital Play Department and funded by the hospital’s fundraising department. She visits once a month to tell stories, riddles, and she’s also a talented illustrator and sculptor too!  On the Saturday, she engaged with 36 children aged 4months to 15 years through her multi-disciplinary approach which included hat making!  Thanks Fiona!

We’ll post more about Fiona’s work over the next few months.

More about Fiona:
Storytelling group blog:

French-Irish Fiona Dowling is a multidisciplinary artist working in painting, mosaics, clowning and storytelling. Her works explore themes of Love and Happiness in a warm and whimsical way. She has exhibited or performed in the Ashford Gallery, RHA,Temple Bar Galleries and Studios, Hillsboro Fine Arts, Dublin,The Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork and Droichead Art Centre, Drogheda. She was recently invited to tell stories at the Centre Culturel Irlandais, Paris.

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