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Term 2 TLC News
Posted 03 May 2021 Term 2 TLC News

If you missed our recent Term 2 TLC News email, we have our TLC News brochure available in a concise new printable version. View or download here...

Teachers/Librarians! Free PL Event - Thursday 20 May
Posted 27 April 2021 Teachers/Librarians! Free PL Event - Thursday 20 May

Whether you're a regular visitor to our Centre keen to check out the new restorations, or new to us and always wondered what we offer primary and secondary schools in WA, we're pleased to welcome you to our Open Galleries Professional Learning event, Thursday 20 May, 4.00-6.30pm.

The Sound of Picture Books is back in September!
Posted 01 March 2021 The Sound of Picture Books is back in September!

The Literature Centre, in partnership with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra, Yamaha and Australian Piano Warehouse, is proud to present The Sound of Picture Books. These unique multi-modal performances are tailored to the age groups attending and features seven superb WASO musicians, Alf Demasi on piano, Matt Ottley’s composition and Tina Wilson’s illustrations shown on a large screen as she narrates. Audiences will be captivated!

Celebrate Reading National Conference 2021 - Registration & Scholarship
Posted 22 February 2021 Celebrate Reading National Conference 2021 - Registration & Scholarship News

Join us for the 2021 Celebrate Reading National Conference - Insights into Quality Australian Literature for Young Adults. Following the cancellation of our Conference in October 2020 due to COVID-19, we are THRILLED to reschedule for 29-30 October, 2021. See below our line-up of 9 superb Australian YA Authors and secure your seat today!

SPECIAL OFFER - Literature Workshops In Schools
Posted 15 February 2021 SPECIAL OFFER - Literature Workshops In Schools

Exciting, interactive incursions have always been something we can offer schools. In 2021, we'd like to extend a discount on our normal workshop fee. Literature Workshops will give your students the enjoyment of interacting within the original artwork and process material of a picture book, enhancing and broadening their visual literacy as well as working on their inferential comprehension.

Centre Restoration Works December to April
Posted 12 January 2021 Centre Restoration Works December to April

We're back in our newly restored Centre and we're so happy to be here! The April school holiday period is the perfect time for us to unpack everything, settle back in and welcome you all in Term 2! See you soon.

Donate Today! - Become a 'Friend of the Literature Centre'
Posted 04 May 2020 Donate Today! - Become a 'Friend of the Literature Centre'

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 these challenging COVID-19 times. For almost 30 years, our Centre has presented quality student workshops, writing programs and public events.

Our Patron - Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia
Posted 06 June 2019 Our Patron - Honourable Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia

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

Our Centre nominated for International Award - 2020 Astrid Lindgren
Posted 06 August 2018 Our Centre nominated for International Award - 2020 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award

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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