Hamilton Child Care Centre Family Fun Day with Liz Anelli Illustration.
Relax on rugs & cushions and join Liz Anelli in one of four local children’s book author/illustrator’s story time sessions, sharing her new cricket picture book, Howzat!
When: Saturday 14th March. 9am-3pm – Liz’s session is at 11am
Where: Gregson Park, Hamilton
Cost: Free event
More info: via www.facebook.com/LizAnelliIllustrator
Newcastle Youth Orchestra’s ‘Kids Classics: Introduction to the Orchestra’ at Newcastle Museum.
Join Newcastle Youth Orchestra as we take you on a journey, learning about all instruments of the orchestra! Our musical maestro will lead talented students of the orchestra in performing works by Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, Copland and more. Hear our bold brass players, our wonderful woodwind section, powerful percussionists and the sublime strings. Accompanied by our special guests, the puppet people, it’s a concert for the whole family to enjoy!
When: Saturday 28 March, from 2pm
Where: Newcastle Museum, Workshop Way, Newcastle
Cost: from $20.39. Tickets available via ticketek.com.au
Dylan Smyth & The Follower at Idea Bombing Newcastle.
For the opening of the Newcastle Writer’s Festival 2015 Idea Bombing will be hosting its next session looking at independent print media in Newcastle. In the era of digital media, how relevant are print publications? We are asking our audience to engage in the ‘idea bombing’ format with some of Newcastle’s prominent independent print media providers in an intimate environment. Featuring Newcastle Mirage, The Follower newspaper, White Magazine and 2hrs North.
When: 5pm – 6:30pm, Friday 20 March
Where: The Press Book House Cafe, 462 Hunter St, Newcastle (Civic)
Cost: Free, but registration is essential
DIY Media + The Roost Creative present Hunter Lunch & Learn.
A free monthly series of business development seminars for individuals and entrepreneurs. This month Karissa Lewis presents ‘Client experience is the only currency in today’s economy’. Sign up to the Hunter Lunch & Learn enewsletter to be notified of upcoming seminars.
When: 12.30pm – 1.30pm, Friday 20 March
Where: The Roost Creative, Level 1, 152-160 Hunter Street, Newcastle (enter via Market St)
Cost: Free, but registration is essential.
2015 Newcastle Writers Festival Kids Program Family Fun Day with Liz Anellli Illustration.
Liz will feature as the 11am local children’s book author/illustrator’s story time session – sharing her new cricket picture book, Howzat! Kids and families can enjoy readings by local authors and illustrators, book launches, the Aunt Peachy Show, face painting & craft zone and buy signed copies of the books at MacLeans Booksellers pop-up on-site shop. Please note, Liz’s NWF Discovering Printmaking Workshop [PDF] now sold out.
When: 11am, Saturday 21 March (Family Fun Day runs from 9:30am to 1:30pm)
Where: Newcastle Region Library, Laman Street, Newcastle
Cost: Free event
More info: via www.facebook.com/LizAnelliIllustrator and www.newcastlewritersfestival.org.au