AUTHOR EVENT CALENDAR


BOOK LAUNCH: A BOY AND A DOG WITH JENNI GOODMAN
SATURDAY 27TH APRIL 2019, 10.00AM - 11.00AM
BELMONT LIBRARY 

Join local illustrator Jenni Goodman for a morning of stories, games and craft as she launches her new picture book A Boy and a Dog. This is a book that will make your heart smile and your tail wag! Written in a poetic lyrical style, this is a classic story of a lonely boy and a lonely dog who find each other and discover true friendship. 

Suitable for ages 2-8 years. 

Event is free but bookings are essential. Book here

Presented by Lake Macquarie Libraries. 


WRITE HERE! FESTIVAL 
SATURDAY 25TH MAY 2019, ALL DAY
TORONTO LIBRARY 

Are you curious how ideas become words and words become stories? Learn, enjoy and be inspired!

Join a variety of local and national authors for the first annual Write Here! Festival. 

Hear first-hand how writers create and publish work, get writing tips, or make a Zine. Be the first to see exciting new books from Wendy James, Candice Fox, Amanda Hampson and Jess Black. There will be author talks as well as workshops and opportunities for author consultations. 

Visitors can come to one session, or they can come for the whole day. Entry to most Write Here! sessions are by gold coin donation, or $8.00 for the whole day. The two-hour morning Writing Gym costs $35.00 and includes breakfast, while the Zine Workshop costs $25.00 and includes materials. 

Learn more and book workshops here

Presented by Lake Macquarie Libraries.