CBCA shortlist announcement & celebration
Tuesday 31 March 2020
10.00am - 2.00pm
FREE - MEMBER'S ONLY EVENT
Up to 2 child guests per member
The CBCA (SA) Branch is thrilled to host the 2020 CBCA Book of The Year Award Shortlist announcements at the Sanctuary, Adelaide Zoo overlooking the zoo enclosures including the Panda pavilion, and the beautiful Botanic Park.
The event will be child focused, for the child guests of CBCA (SA) Member's.
Each member will be able to bring up-to two child guests.
Numbers will be strictly limited and filled in booking order.
Doors will open at 10.00am for registration.
The event will commence at 10.30am with a "Curious creatures, Wild minds" animal handling experience with the zoo keepers in keeping with the Book Week theme.
After the short formal program and the announcement of the 2020 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Shortlist at 11.30am, refreshments will be served.
Children will then be entertained by and interact in group workshops with our fabulous South Australian children's authors and illustrators.
Our presenters include Mem Fox, Phil Cummings, Janeen Brian, Mike Dumbleton, Mandy Foot, Jane Jolly, Allayne Webster, Ali Durham and Sally Heinrich.
Our presenters will be available for photographs and signings.
We hope to have books by our presenters available for sale on the day.
The event will conclude by 2.00pm.
Booking dates, and further details will be announced shortly.
Please note that adult members will remain personally responsible for their child guests including their dietary requirements, and ensuring that permissions have been obtained for being photographed or recorded for use in CBCA (SA) and other media.