2014 PUBLIC EVENTS

21 Mar 2014

*Cancelled* City of Myths by Jennifer Wong

Hong Kong has its own local myths and culture. Come and read folk stories and see photographic image...

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Activity Room 1, Hong Kong Central Library
17 Mar 2014

How to Rekindle Your Children’s Passion for Writing

A Joint Event with SHKP Reading Club For parents and children (8+) Does your child love to wri...

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Sky100, International Commerce Centre
17 Mar 2014

Imagination in Daily Life by Morris Gleitzman

In this interactive session with renowned Australian author Morris Gleitzman, you will discover the ...

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Activity Room 2, Hong Kong Central Library
16 Mar 2014

Operation Mom – How to Get My Mom a Life & a Man

Reenita Malhotra brings us the inspiration, real characters and settings behind her dysfunctional mo...

5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Training Room 1, Cyberport 3
16 Mar 2014

Imagination in Daily Life by Morris Gleitzman

In this interactive session with renowned Australian author Morris Gleitzman, you will discover the ...

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm Training Room 3, Cyberport 3
16 Mar 2014

What Is Exciting About Being An Author by Alan Gibbons

In this hour-long session, award winning author Alan Gibbons gives an entertaining, anecdotal talk, ...

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm Training Room 1, Cyberport 3
16 Mar 2014

Fun with Collage Poetry by Jennifer Wong

Learn how to make connections between sound, language and visual experience through the creation of ...

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Training Room 3, Cyberport 3
16 Mar 2014

Hidden Stories by Morris Gleitzman

Morris Gleitzman, author of the Holocaust series, Once, Now, Then and After, shares some of the stor...

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Training Room 1, Cyberport 3
16 Mar 2014

Drawing on Real Stories by Reenita Malhotra

Calling all aspiring teen writers! Draw inspiration from real stories and get the tools to put toget...

1:00 pm to 2:30 pm Training Room 3, Cyberport 3
16 Mar 2014

Imagination in Daily Life by Morris Gleitzman

In this interactive session with renowned Australian author Morris Gleitzman, you will discover the ...

11:30 am to 1:00 pm Training Room 2, Cyberport 3
16 Mar 2014

Fiction Fantasia by Alan Gibbons

Award-winning author Alan Gibbons runs a "how-to-write fiction?" workshop in which he will tackle ho...

11:30 am to 1:00 pm Training Room 1, Cyberport 3
16 Mar 2014

Leap and Hop - The Fun Side of Family Trips

Have you finally picked the destination for your family holiday? You must plan how to make this trip...

11:00 am to 12:30 pm Training Room 3, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

Why Edu-tainment?

Children have a natural curiosity for the world yet for most. This is lost over time. Authors Theado...

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm Training Room 1, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

Picture-telling Stories Workshop by Jennifer Wong

Students will team up and learn how to improve their creative writing by using metaphors and symbols...

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Training Room 3, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

Growing With Your Children

The parent-child relationship can be complex, long-lasting, fragile, strong and fraught with difficu...

3:30 pm to 5:00 pm Training Room 1, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

City of Myths by Jennifer Wong

Hong Kong has its own local myths and culture. Come and read folk stories and see photographic image...

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Training Room 3, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

Becoming A Writer – Panel Discussion

Are you an aspiring writer? What happens after you have published a book? How do you get inspiration...

2:00 pm to 2:45 pm Training Room 1, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

*Cancelled* Meet the Queen of Modern Fantasy: Isobelle Carmody

Australia's "Queen of Fantasy" will talk about the writer's craft, including character, plot and the...

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
15 Mar 2014

Anna and the Tiger – Read a Loud Session

Young writer Anna Ginsburg wrote her first book during her spare time while still studying full time...

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Training Room 3, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

Quirks & Quarx: Unleashing Your Imagination!

Let your imagination come alive in this highly interactive creative writing workshop. Mother-daughte...

11:30 am to 1:00 pm Training Room 1, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

Fun with Collage Poetry by Jennifer Wong

Learn how to make connections between sound, language and visual experience through the creation of ...

11:30 am to 1:00 pm Training Room 2, Cyberport 3
15 Mar 2014

*Cancelled* The Monster Game by Isobelle Carmody

Explore ways to build reality into your fantasy. Includes exercised in exploring your senses, buildi...

11:00 am to 12:00 pm
14 Mar 2014

The Spoken Word by Reenita Malhotra

Come get the tools to write your own story for an audio broadcast from RTHK journalist Reenita Malho...

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Activity Room 2, Hong Kong Central Library
13 Mar 2014

Kate Forsyth: Blasting Through The Writer’s Block

All writers get blocked sometimes. But professional writers have all sorts of tricks and techniques ...

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Activity Room 1, Hong Kong Central Library
13 Mar 2014

*Cancelled* Secret of Modern Fantasy by Isobelle Carmody

Australia's "Queen of Fantasy", Isobelle Carmody will talk about the writer's craft, including chara...

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
12 Mar 2014

Kate Forsyth: Writing the Fantastical Workshop

This workshop will discuss writing fantasy fiction from the first flash of inspiration to preparing ...

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Activity Room 2, Hong Kong Central Library
12 Mar 2014

*Cancelled* The Monster Game by Isobelle Carmody

Explore the ways to weave reality into your fantasy tale with Isobelle Carmody. This session include...

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
11 Mar 2014

The Spoken Word by Reenita Malhotra

Come get the tools to write your own story for an audio broadcast from RTHK journalist Reenita Malho...

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Activity Room 1, Hong Kong Central Library
10 Mar 2014

Drawing on Real Stories by Reenita Malhotra

Calling all aspiring teen writers! Draw inspiration from real stories and get the tools to put toget...

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Activity Room 2, Hong Kong Central Library