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Perth Festival Writers Week Events at TLC 18-21 February 2019

Perth Festival Writers Week Events at TLC 18-21 February 2019

Posted 2 months ago by Nicole Clarke

We're thrilled to be part of the Perth Festival Writers Week in 2019.  For the first time, we're hosting four FREE 'OUT & ABOUT' AUTHOR EVENTS.  Read all about them in the Writers Week program HERE.

Although these events are FREE, attendees MUST BOOK seats via the Perth Festival website by searching for your favourite author and following the links.  Note: all Out & About author events at The Literature Centre is free seating so ...

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The Sound of Picture Books FREE event - Sun 24 Feb

The Sound of Picture Books FREE event - Sun 24 Feb

Posted 2 months ago by Webmaster

 

We are again delighted to be a part of the Perth Festival Writers Week, with The Sound of Picture Books proudly taking centre stage at the Octagon Theatre, UWA on Sunday 24 February, 2019.

Join us for a fun family-friendly performance of Parachute presented by The Literature Centre, in partnership with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra (WASO) and Yamaha Australia. The presenters are author Danny Parker and illustrator/composer Matt ...

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We're Hiring!  Administration Officer at TLC

We're Hiring! Administration Officer at TLC

Posted 2 months ago by Nicole Clarke

** Such a privilege to have so many interesting applications for our part-time Administration Officer position.  A big thank you to all who applied.  We've welcomed Jemma Cianfrini into our team for this role.  **

 

Job Title: Administration Officer

Organisation: The Literature Centre, Fremantle

Wages: Gross salary $55,000 pro rata

Hours: 0.6 - 0.8 FTE, Wednesday to Friday or Tuesday to Friday, 8.00am to 4.30pm

Commencement: week commencing ...

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2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference Line-up Announced!

2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference Line-up Announced!

Posted 4 months ago by Webmaster

Experience two days of inspiration and insights into quality Australian Literature at our 'Celebrate Reading National Conference', held in Fremantle, Western Australia.   SEE FLYER HERE

In 2019, the focus will be on quality Australian children's literature.  The conference suits teachers, librarians, writers, illustrators and literature enthusiasts.

PRESENTING AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR LINE-UP:

Shaun Tan (VIC)

Felice Arena (VIC)

Ronojoy Ghosh ...

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Shaun Tan's 'Cicada' Exhibition, Open Galleries and Bookshop Sale

Shaun Tan's 'Cicada' Exhibition, Open Galleries and Bookshop Sale

Posted 8 months ago by Webmaster

We are excited to again open our doors to the public on Wednesday 21 November, 4pm to 8pm, to welcome new visitors and close friends.  

This term we're also making your early Christmas shopping or work gift buying easy with original and print artwork for sale. PLUS... $5 OFF ALL BOOKS in our bookshop during the event ( except books already marked $5 that is! ).  See flyer below:

TLC Event Flyer 21 November 2018

Shaun Tan’s CICADA ...

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Term 1 'TLC News' Out Now - It's going to be a HUGE term!

Term 1 'TLC News' Out Now - It's going to be a HUGE term!

Posted 9 months ago by Webmaster

The Literature Centre's Term 1 Picture Book Exhibitions have been announced.  

Our TLC News brochure will be arriving in your inbox shortly or if you've missed it take a look HERE  

Remember, only a limited number of TLC News brochures will now be printed and posted to schools in WA but you can access them any time on this website.

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS - For enquiries about Literature Workshops at our Centre utilising carefully ...

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Term 4 TLC News - Picture Book Exhibitions

Term 4 TLC News - Picture Book Exhibitions

Posted 9 months ago by Webmaster

The Literature Centre's Term 4 Picture Book Exhibitions are delightful.  

Our TLC News brochure is out but if you've missed the email take a look HERE  

Remember, only a limited number of TLC News brochures will now be printed and posted to schools in WA but you can access them any time on our website or join our mailing list on the homepage.

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS - For enquiries about Literature Workshops at the Centre set within ...

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Celebrate Reading National Conference - Recap 2018 and Announcing 2019

Celebrate Reading National Conference - Recap 2018 and Announcing 2019

Posted 13 months ago by Webmaster

2019 NOW LAUNCHED!  

SEE OUR PRESENTER LINE-UP ON OUR CONFERENCE FLYER HERE   

 

Following the success of our 2018 Conference, our focus for next year will be on quality Australian children's literature. The conference will suit teachers, librarians, writers, illustrators and literature enthusiasts. 

PRESENTING AUTHORS/ILLUSTRATORS: 

Shaun Tan (VIC), Stephen Michael King (NSW), Glenda Millard (VIC), Lisa Shanahan (NSW), Felice Arena ...

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Australian Storytellers Festival A Huge Success!

Australian Storytellers Festival A Huge Success!

Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Clarke

THANK YOU to everyone who attended our 25TH YEAR CELEBRATIONS in 2018, including our free family event last year on Sunday 8 April, 2018

Our Australian Storytellers Festival will be back in 2019.  Save the Date - Sunday 7 April, 9am to 3pm.

Follow the email link to be included on our mailing list and keep up to date: info@thelitcentre.org.au

 

 

 

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Australian Storytellers Festival ...

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Join our Student Writing Programme - Work with top Australian YA Authors

Join our Student Writing Programme - Work with top Australian YA Authors

Posted 3 years ago by Webmaster

Calling all avid readers and writers Year 6 to Year 12!  Our Talented Young Writers' Programme (TYWP) is held each year with an impressive line-up of presenting authors.  We offer full day workshops for students Year 6 to Year 12 taking place each term in Fremantle at our Centre, and in BunburyBusselton, Albany and Geraldton in our host schools in these regional locations.

We are so proud of this programme, established for over 15 years ...

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