Junior Reading and Writing Day Camp
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Where the Wild Things Are
Tickets available until 30 June 2022 8:15 AM
Do you love books? Would you like to meet an author? Join us and spend a day with other kids who love books at our special Author Day Camp! We will play bookish games, write and story tell and have pizza for lunch.
In the Junior Day Camp we will be creating our book! Natala Graetz, author and illustrator of the recently CBCA shortlisted Everyday Wonders, will run a workshop for you to illustrate your own self portrait. Jane Smith, author of the Carly Mills, Pioneer Girl series will tell you all about her books, read from them and give a writing workshop.
This Day Camp is for 7-9 yrs, your ticket includes workshops and author interviews, a copy of both authors' new book, games and pizza!
What to bring: A water bottle! What we provide: Lunch, writing utensils, paper and fun!
Jane Smith is a QLD author, librarian and freelance book editor who loves bringing history to life for all ages. Jane’s latest release for children is ‘Carly Mills, Pioneer Girl,’ a time-travelling historical fiction series that celebrates women who changed the world. She is also the author of the rollicking historical adventure series, ‘Tommy Bell, Bushranger Boy’. Three of Jane’s children’s books have been short- or long-listed for Australian literary awards. Jane loves books, cats, chocolate, beaches, old things, and sharing amazing stories of our past.
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