Name of the event: Bookaroo Pune – Dec 2015
Start date : 12th December 2015
End Date: 13th December 2015
Fee : Free Passes
Time : 11 am to 4:30 pm
Age Group: 4 to 16 years
Venue: Ishanya, Opp. Golf Course, Off Airport Road, Yerawada, Pune
The Sakal Times Bookaroo Children’s Literature Festival is back to Pune with its Third Season with the all New International & National Authors . The festival will be held in Pune on 12th (Saturday) & 13th (Sunday) December 2015 at Ishanya Mall,Yerawda.
The festival was originally started in New Delhi in 2008 and thereafter traveled across the country to cities like, Srinagar, Ahmadabad Kuching,& Goa. In the digital world where children are addicted to Games, Mobiles, Ipads & Television it is much needed to bring children closer to books and inculcate a habit of reading in them.
This season features more than 25 speakers and 56 session
The Workshops for this season are
- Doodle Wall: Draw and paint your imagination.
- Poem – A-Thon: Write down the poetic side of you.
- Kahani Tree: Tickle your imagination with Drama under the Kahani Tree.
- The Stage: Lets read and laugh out stories together.
- The Palms: Read with authors to find it out your favorite story.
- The Crafty Corner : Lets twist paper ,stick them and fill colours to create our story.
- The Studio : Have Fun with authors and explore creative forms of story telling.
- The Mound : Listen and participate in stories , poems with your favorite author.
Books will be on display and also on sale at the festival and there will be book signing by authors.
The workshops will help children improve their writing skills, teach them the art of writing ‘green poems’, create stories through drawings, make puppets, etc.
Speakers for Bookaroo – Children’s Literature festival are as follows:
|SR.NO||NAME||CITY OF ORIGIN||AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR|
|3||WENDY COOLING||UNITED KINGDOM||AUTHOR|
|8||JANE DE SUZA||BANGALORE||AUTHOR|
|18||RUPALI BHAVE-AASAKTA KALAMANCH||PUNE||PERFORMER|
|22||SHAILJA JAIN CHOUGULE||KOLHAPUR||AUTHOR|
|28||AMAR CHITRA KALA||MUMBAI||AUTHOR-ILLUSTRATOR|
For a glimpse of the event pls visit the video link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4EIlz5oXrPI
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