Book Week 2020 at Liverpool City Library

  • Sat Oct 17 - Fri Oct 23 2020
  • Kids
  • $0.00

Celebrate Book Week online and at your local library. Meet award-winning author Jackie French, a stick insect or a possum and tune in for a special Book Week Storytime.

Meet Jackie French and ask her a question!

Get to know more about Jackie French, award-winning author of over 200 books.

Liverpool City Library is giving children the chance to ask Jackie French about her books and becoming a writer.

Submit your question before 5 October 2020 and the answers will be published on the Liverpool City Library website and social media pages over three days during Book Week.

Learn more about Jackie French at the following virtual events:

  • Learn about Jackie French: Saturday 17 October at 11am 
  • Jackie French discusses reading and books: Monday 19 October at 11am
  • Jackie French discusses writing: Tuesday 20 October at 11am 

Where:    On the Liverpool City Library Facebook Page
Age:        This activity is suitable for ages 5+

Minibeasts And Many Books: 

Spot a real-life stick insect, praying mantis or spiny leaf insect. How many incredible insects can you find?

Where:    Liverpool City Library and Carnes Hill Library
When:     19 October - Friday 23 October

Book Week Storytime:

Join Liverpool City Library online for a special Storytime. You can also catch special Storytimes featuring CBCA shortlisted books at your local branch.

Where:    On the Liverpool City Library Facebook Page
When:     Thursday 22 October, 10am
Age:        Suitable for ages 2+

Book Week - School's Out:

Drop in to make an unusual animal like in the Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals, shortlisted for a CBCA award.

Where:    3.30pm - 4.30pm (Moorebank Library, Carnes Hill Library, Casula Library, Green Valley Library), 3.30pm - 5.30pm at Liverpool City Library
When:     Friday 23 October
Age:        Suitable for ages 5+

Curious Creature Talk:

Learn about curious Australian creatures. Meet a possum, a lizard and even a slithery snake!

Where:    Liverpool City Library
When:     Friday 23 October, 4pm - 4.30pm, 4.45pm - 5.15pm, 5.30pm - 6pm. Limit of 20 people per 30 minute sessions.
Age:        Suitable for ages 3+

Bookings are essential and will be available from 2 October.

For more information, visit the website.

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