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Book Week Events 2018

Family Fun Day to celebrate CBCA Children’s Book Week!

on Sunday 26th August, 2018 

from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Abbotsford Convent

A literary feast of storytelling, performance, and workshops.

 
10:30 – 11:15: Tony Bones will perform A Walk in the Bush by Gwyn Perkins
11:45 -  12:30: Amanda Cooper will run “Gallery for a Day – Art Detectives”
13:00 – 13:45: Workshop with author/illustrator Adam Wallace on writing & illustration
14:00 – 14:45: Storyteller Anne E Stewart will entertain with a feast of stories

Ann James and Ann Haddon from Books Illustrated will host a pop-up bookshop and they will have a great range of books and prints available.

Art activities include: Magic Clay Sculpture; Make your own character; Create a Sand Picture; Collage; Drawing and Colouring; Make your own Badge; and Face Painting.

Save the date - Bookings will open on 1st August, 2018