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Superhero Foods Kids' Cooking Challenge Competition - Thankyou & Winners Announced!

Superhero Foods Kids' Cooking Challenge Competition - Thankyou & Winners Announced!

Posted 7 months ago by Webmaster

Thank you to the children who entered our competition! We are thrilled to announce our 1st, 2nd and 3rd prize-winners AND two Special Participation Awards. 

The panel of 3 judges, Emily from Healthway WA, Jenny from Foodbank WA and Nicole from The Literature Centre said,  “We were particularly pleased with the creative entries, impressed by the huge effort many participants went to and were delighted to see the children really enjoyed ...

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SPECIAL OFFER - Reduced Fee for In School Literature Workshops!

SPECIAL OFFER - Reduced Fee for In School Literature Workshops!

Posted 9 months ago by Webmaster

* OUR GIFT IN COVID TIMES *

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

Dear Teachers,

We understand these are 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, given school excursions may not be possible at this time. Our Literature workshops will give ...

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The Sound of Picture Books - Cancelled in September 2020

The Sound of Picture Books - Cancelled in September 2020

Posted 9 months ago by Webmaster

** Important Announcement **

We are sad to advise that The Sound of Picture Books for September 2020 has had to be cancelled as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis. 
 
Due to many uncertainties, including social distancing restrictions, school policies and border closures, we are unable to host our much-loved performances at our Centre and in host schools. 
Of course, we must look to 2021.  The Sound of Picture ...

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

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

Posted 12 months ago by Webmaster

Now more than ever, the Arts industry needs you.  

By donating to us you join our Friends of The Literature Centre group.  It's a chance to be part of something creative and unique in Australia.  Help sustain us during the challenging COVID-19 health crisis, which saw all of our school bookings and many of our 2020 events cancelled.  

For almost 30 years, our Centre has provided quality student workshops and writing programmes, contracted ...

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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 2 years 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 3, 2020 TLC News Brochure for Teachers

Term 3, 2020 TLC News Brochure for Teachers

Posted 2 years ago by Webmaster

The Literature Centre's 'new look' Term 3 TLC News brochure has been released!  View or download a copy  HERE 

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS 

For enquiries about Literature Workshops EXCURSIONS held at our Centre held within 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

If INCURSIONS are preferred at your ...

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Our Patron - Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia

Our Patron - Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia

Posted 2 years ago by Webmaster

THE HONOURABLE KIM BEAZLEY AC GOVERNOR OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA ANNOUNCED AS PATRON OF THE LITERATURE CENTRE

MEDIA RELEASE - October 2019

The Literature Centre is excited and delighted to announce that Western Australia’s governor, The Honourable Kim Beazley AC has proudly accepted the role of Patron of the centre. For The Literature Centre – having recently celebrated 25 years since its opening in World Heritage-listed Old Fremantle Prison – ...

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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 2 years 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 2 years 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.  This year, as in 2019, The Literature Centre is proudly introducing and reinforcing to WA children the Superhero Super ...

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Professional Learning for Teachers

Professional Learning for Teachers

Posted 2 years ago by Webmaster

Experience PROFESSIONAL LEARNING by The Literature Centre's expert Education Officers either at our Centre during scheduled events or book us to come to your school. 

There are a number of workshops to choose from and we can also tailor Professional Learning to your School or Tertiary institution.  

Link through HERE!

 

Join our mailing list (home page, half way down!) for the latest targeted Professional Learning workshops at the ...

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