Thursday, 6 February 2014

Schools Day, Festival of Golden Words - UPDATED

Contact: Garry Bailey, Beaconsfield Festival of Golden Words Inc
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Bookings Fullers Bookshop Launceston p: 6334 8499 e:

Date: 14 and 15 March 2014          RSVP: Bookings through Fullers Bookshop, Launceston

Intended Audience: Students, teachers and parents

Some of Australia's best-known children's authors talking about their work. Friday sessions at Beaconsfield Primary School 9.30am to 3.10pm, and Beaconsfield Child and Family Centre, 9.15am-1pm. $7 a head.

UPDATES: The price for the school sessions has changed from $7 per person per session to $7 per person for one or more sessions. Bookings are essential. Please note Christina Booth session is booked out.

Authors include Andy Griffiths, Nick Earls, Lian Tanner, Tristan Bancks and more.

On Saturday, March 15, there is a free children's session at Beaconsfield Primary School 9am-4.40pm. Authors include Wendy Harmer, Andy Griffiths, Nikki Gemmell, Nick Earls and more.

Full festival program released February 14.

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