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Our Gift in COVID-19 Times

Our Gift in COVID-19 Times

Posted 12 days ago by Nicole Clarke

OUR GIFT IN COVID-19 TIMES - See  HEREfor information regarding the exciting opportunity of our workshops at your school during COVID-19 times.

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SPECIAL OFFER - Reduced Fee for In School Literature Workshops!

SPECIAL OFFER - Reduced Fee for In School Literature Workshops!

Posted 16 days ago by Nicole Clarke

* OUR GIFT IN COVID TIMES *

Read on or see our special COVID relief offer for Literature Workshops  HERE

Dear Teachers,

We understand that this is unprecedented times in schools and classrooms and our thoughts have been with you during the COVID-19 crisis.  

We would like to offer the exciting opportunity for us to present a workshop in your school. Our Literature workshops will give your students the enjoyment of interacting with the ...

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We're Online in Term 2!  Talented Young Writers Programme Years 6-12

We're Online in Term 2! Talented Young Writers Programme Years 6-12

Posted 16 days ago by Nicole Clarke

Writing Programme Delivered to you Online at Reduced Fees 

Now Open to All Schools in Western Australia!

 

Hello teachers and parents,

Given the unprecedented circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 health crisis, we’ve been planning ways to deliver exciting learning opportunities for students.  For Term 2 (and now Term 3), we’re delighted to announce our unique Talented Young Writers’ Programme (TYWP) will be delivered online for ...

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Australian Storytellers Festival - POSTPONED

Australian Storytellers Festival - POSTPONED

Posted 3 months ago by Webmaster

IMPORTANT NOTICE - Like all of you, we have been keeping an eye on the news regarding the spread of COVID-19 and what it means for Australia and the global community. As you know, the Australian Government has now directed organisations to cancel non-essential events over 500 people. 
Regrettably, we advise we will postpone our 2020 Australian Storytellers Festival, scheduled for Sunday 5 April, to a date later in the year.  
With ...

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CANCELLED! 😢 Celebrate Reading National Conference for 2020 now cancelled.

CANCELLED! 😢 Celebrate Reading National Conference for 2020 now cancelled.

Posted 4 months ago by Nicole Clarke

** Important Announcement ** 

We are sad to advise our 2020 Conference has had to be cancelled as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. 
 
Due to many uncertainties, including social distancing restrictions and border closures, we are unable to host our much-loved Celebrate Reading National Conference this year.  We will be working with Eventbrite to issue refunds, and close off the event.

Of course, we must look to the ...

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Donate Today! - Become a 'Friend of the Literature Centre'

Donate Today! - Become a 'Friend of the Literature Centre'

Posted 4 months ago by Nicole Clarke

By donating you become part of our Friends of The Literature Centre group.  Be part of something creative and unique in Australia. 

For nearly 30 years, our Centre has provided quality student workshops and writing programmes, inspired teachers through professional learning, and supported Australia’s talented authors and illustrators of literature for children and young adults.  We are a not-for-profit organisation, working with thousands ...

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See Us in the Perth Festival 2020 Program -  The Sound Of Picture Books and Literature & Ideas in Fremantle

See Us in the Perth Festival 2020 Program - The Sound Of Picture Books and Literature & Ideas in Fremantle

Posted 4 months ago by Webmaster

Thank you to everyone who attended these two performances on Sunday 23 February. Our biggest crowds yet with around 950 children, parents, families and literature lovers in attendance! See our Facebook page for photos of Dumazi and the Big Yellow Lion in action. 

Literature & Ideas in Fremantle also saw around 320 people over 4 nights hearing from a remarkable group of authors, so entertaining and giving of insights into they process, ...

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Term 1, 2020 TLC News

Term 1, 2020 TLC News

Posted 5 months ago by Webmaster

The Literature Centre's Term 1, 2020 Picture Book Exhibitions have been announced! Take a look at the TLC News brochure HERE 

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS 

For enquiries about Literature Workshops at our Centre utilising carefully curated Picture Book Exhibitions of original artwork, preliminaries, research materials and more, please contact us on phone 08 9430 6869 or email info@thelitcentre.org.au

For school excursion ideas in Term 1, ...

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Our Centre nominated for International Award - 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Our Centre nominated for International Award - 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

Posted 7 months ago by Webmaster

UPDATE - Congratulations to the winner of this prestigious Award, Baek Heena, and well done to all nominees, including The Literature Centre!

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We're thrilled to advise The Literature Centre has been nominated for the prestigious 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. 

Founded in 2002, it is the largest international children's and young adult literature award in the world, with total award money of SEK ...

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The Literature Centre working with Healthway and Foodbank WA

The Literature Centre working with Healthway and Foodbank WA

Posted 9 months ago by Webmaster

In our primary schools workshops, The Literature Centre proudly acknowledges our long and rewarding partnership with Healthway, promoting the Go For 2&5 and the Foodbank Superhero Foods messages. Together they assist us with funding for our 'Go for 2 & 5' Primary School Literature Programme throughout the year.  New to 2019, The Literature Centre is proudly introducing and reinforcing to WA children the Superhero Super Foods - giving ...

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