2012 PUBLIC EVENTS

18 Mar 2012

Hong Kong Creative Readers Competition Results and Prize Giving Ceremony

The results for our very first Young Creative Readers Award co-organised with ET-Education will be ...

5:00 pm to 5:45 pm Y-Theatre, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Book Making Workshop (for parents and children 4-10 yrs) by Bring Me A Book Hong Kong

Learn how to create your own storybook with your child; various designs of home-made books will be d...

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm Room 514, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Bring Me A Book For Kids Up To 6 Years (in English or Putonghua)

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4:00 pm to 4:30 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Parent Seminar: Help Your Child Speak With Confidence and Develop Life Skills by Kids’ Gallery

An insightful seminar introducing parents to the benefits of encouraging their children to read, and...

3:30 pm to 4:15 pm Room 514, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Bring Me A Book For Kids Up To 6 Years (in English or Putonghua)

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3:00 pm to 3:30 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Panel Discussion with Mem Fox

Engage in a panel discussion with Australian author and advocate for literacy, Mem Fox. Joined by a ...

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Y-Theatre, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Poetry Readings (8-12 yrs) by Star English

Children will be introduced to a poem and talk about its literary techniques. They will then explore...

2:30 pm to 3:00 pm Room 514, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Bring Me A Book For Kids Up To 6 Years (in English or Putonghua)

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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Micro Fiction Workshop (11-13 yrs) by Adeline Foo

How to write a story in 400 words....

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Photography Room, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Broadway Blitz by Kids’ Gallery

Talented young performers will take you on a spectacular journey as they showcase a variety of music...

1:50 pm to 2:30 pm Y-Theatre, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Mirrors with Memories by English Schools Foundation Students

Mirrors with Memories is a 100-page book of creative writing and artwork by secondary students from ...

12:20 pm to 1:15 pm Y-Theatre, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Language Games (7-11 yrs) by Star English

A fun and interactive session that will challenge children using tongue twisters, word improvisation...

12:00 pm to 12:45 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

The Magic Formula to Charm Kids into Reading by Mem Fox

We all want our children to love and cherish books as much as we do. Mem Fox explores the different ...

11:00 am to 12:00 pm Y-Theatre, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Language Games (3-6 yrs) by Star English

A fun and interactive session that will challenge children using tongue twisters, word improvisation...

11:00 am to 11:45 am 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
18 Mar 2012

Creative Writing Masterclass For Adults – Writing for Children and Teenagers by Dianne Wolfer

Find out what’s involved in writing for children and teenagers. This workshop will look at ways to...

9:00 am to 1:00 pm Photography Room, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Junior Food Log (8–10 yrs) by Adeline Foo

A journal writing class on favourite local foods....

4:15 pm to 5:15 pm Room 514, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Bring Me A Book For Kids Up To 6 Years (in English or Putonghua)

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4:00 pm to 4:30 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Bring Me A Book For Kids Up To 6 Years (in English or Putonghua)

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3:00 pm to 3:30 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

How to “Read” a Picture Book by Choi Yi Yi (in Cantonese)

At this talk, parents will discover the power of reading out loud and how to use picture books to un...

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Room 514, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Bring Me A Book For Kids Up To 6 Years (in English or Putonghua)

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2:00 pm to 2:30 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Extend and Enhance The Reading Experience (Parents and Children 5-9 years) by Bring Me A Book (in Cantonese)

n this interactive workshop, parents will learn how to strengthen comprehension and build more inter...

2:00 pm to 2:50 pm Room 514, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Mem Fox For Kids From 3 to 6 Years

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1:20 pm to 1:40 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Poetry Readings (8-12 yrs) by Star English

Children will be introduced to a poem and talk about its literary techniques. They will then explore...

1:20 pm to 1:50 pm Room 514, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Mem Fox For Kids Below 3 Years With Parents

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1:00 pm to 1:20 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Speech Festival Workshop (8–12 yrs) by Kid’s Gallery

An introductory session to how the techniques used to prepare for the Speech Festival can develop co...

12:45 pm to 1:15 pm Room 514, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Language Games (4+ yrs) by Star English

A fun and interactive session that will challenge children using tongue twisters, word improvisation...

11:45 am to 12:30 pm 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Be Your Child’s First Teacher by Bring Me A Book (in Cantonese)

Learn how to be your child’s first, and best teacher, by making reading to your child powerful, ef...

11:30 am to 12:30 pm Room 514, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Mem Fox For Kids From 3 to 6 Years

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11:20 am to 11:40 am 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Mem Fox For Kids Below 3 Years With Parents

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11:00 am to 11:20 am 5/F Exhibition Area, Youth Square
17 Mar 2012

Children’s Writing Masterclass – Making Ordinary Writing Special by Dianne Wolfer

For the young writers who love turning thoughts and ideas into stories. Learn tips on how to shape i...

9:00 am to 11:00 am Room 514, Youth Square
11 Mar 2012

Storytelling By Sarah Brennan

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3:30 pm to 4:00 pm Commercial Press, Olympian City
11 Mar 2012

I Want To Be A Journalist! (10+ yrs) by Eliza Teoh

What does becoming a journalist entail? How does one become a good interviewer? Learn the basics of ...

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Commercial Press, TST
11 Mar 2012

Comic Strip Workshop (for all ages) by Sally Kindberg

How do you start and develop a story using a visual narrative within a comic strip format? Participa...

11:30 am to 12:30 pm Commercial Press, TST
10 Mar 2012

Eoin Colfer in Person

Eoin is the author of the internationally bestselling Artemis Fowl books. Eoin’s books have won...

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm Aberdeen Marina Club
10 Mar 2012

The Fabulous Mr. Eoin Colfer

Hear Eoin share his hilarious stories about the antics of his brothers and two sons and how they wer...

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Leo Lee Arts Centre
10 Mar 2012

*Cancelled* Lunch with Princess Laurentian van Oranje

She’s an advocate for literacy who’s written the Mr. Finney series of books for children. Join h...

1:00 pm to 3:00 pm Aberdeen Marina Club
10 Mar 2012

Meet-The-Author: Sally Kindberg

Hear Sally Kindberg talks about her work as a writer and illustrator. And then learn how to draw com...

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Leo Lee Arts Centre
10 Mar 2012

*Cancelled* Meet-The-Author: Princess Laurentian van Oranje

She writes the Mr. Finney series which are parables, inspired by real-life events. Come meet Princ...

10:30 am to 11:15 am Leo Lee Arts Centre