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Free Events at The Children's Bookshop


1. Meet Sally Rippin

Join us for a special afternoon as best selling author Sally Rippin (Billie B Brown and Hey Jack) shares her latest book Polly and Buster book.

Thursday June 21st at 4-15pm Free. Afternoon Tea provided.

RSVP staff@thechildrensbookshop.com.au


Term 2 Holiday Workshops

Up-coming Events for Children

In the Term 2, 2018 school holidays, we are pleased to announce a range of events including visiting authors and artists, reading and writing workshops.


Enquire at The Children's Bookshop, 6 Hannah Street, Beecroft.

Tel 9481 8811 staff@thechildrensbookshop.com.au


Workshop 1:Good Guys, Bad Guys and Everyone in Between  with Jacqueline Harvey

If you love writing and creating fantastic characters, this workshop is for you! Join Jacqueline Harvey as she explores good guys, bad guys and everyone in between. You?ll have the chance to develop characters and drop them into a range of interesting situations.

And we will have a quick celebration of the release of her latest book at the end of the workshop!

When? Wednesday July 11th9-12-30pm

For Kids aged 8-12

Cost? $50 per student. All materials are provided. Book early!



Workshop 2: Unicorns and Dragons

 

Children in this workshop will share the adventures of Unicorns and Dragons by sharing stories and creating arts and crafts .

Workshop Leader: Jocelyn Shute is a talented Infants/ Primary Teacher and a great friend of The Children?s Bookshop.

When? Tuesday July 17th, 9-11am

For Children Ages 4-7

Cost? $30 per student. All materials provided. Book early!




Workshop 3: Let's Get Wild- Creating Animal Characters with Lesley Gibbes

Get wild with children's author Lesley Gibbes creating amazing animal characters

to star in your stories. In this fun, three hour course for 6-8 year old

you'll learn about anthropomorphism and creating a fantasy world.

When? Wednesday July 18th, 9-12pm

For Students Ages 6-8  

Cost? $50 per student. All materials are provided. Book early!




Workshop 4: The Secret of Writing Stories with Deborah Abela


Do you love writing stories but would like to learn more? Deborah Abela, author of 25 books, will share her secrets to writing and help you become a better writer.

And we will have a quick celebration of the release of Deborah?s latest book at the end of the workshop!

When? Friday July 20th, 9-12-30pm

For Students Ages 10-14 

Cost? $50 per student. All materials are provided. Book early!