Words on the Waves Family Fun Day

Words on the Waves Family Fun Day

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Posted 2024-05-17 by Ashleigh Meiklefollow

Sun 02 Jun 2024

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Part of the local Words on the Waves is the Family Fun Day on the 2nd of June, to be held at The Dip this year. Words on the Waves wants to foster literacy and a love of reading for the Central Coast’s next generation across a range of events aimed at children and teens of all ages.

This spectacular day will feature authors and illustrators such as:
  • Nat Amoore
  • Matt Cosgrove
  • Eva Amores
  • Charmaine Ledden-Lewis

  • There will be talks, live illustration demonstrations, free craft activities, storytime, face painting, book launches and much more! Head on over to the Dip on the 2nd of June and experience fun, words, and joy!

    The Dip Festival Marquee
    9:00 – 10:00am Storytelling with Tim Selwyn and Didgeridoo with Alan O’Brien
    10:00-10:15am Book’n Boogie with Nat Amoore
    10:15-11:00am Epic Illustrator Showdown with Charmaine Ledden-Lewis and Sarah Davis
    11:00-11:15am Singalong with Bob
    11:15-12:15pm Macca and Mayhem with Matt Cosgrove and Eva Amores
    12:30-1:15pm When The Station Bells Ring Book Launch – book on website
    1:30-2:00pm Ripples Schools Program Short Story Competition Winner Announcement

    Puppets and Clowns, Oh My
    10:30am-1:30pm Roving Mer-Puppet
    9:00 – 10:00am Enclownter: Can You Make a Clown Laugh?

    Jasmine Greens
    9:00 – 10:00am The Sea in Me Writing and Craft Workshop with Author Jess Black – book tickets on the website
    10:45-11:45am Puppet-making with Alice McKaig
    12:30-1:15pm Beats, Drumming and Body Groove Workshop with Marina Da Silva

    Artistry on Wheels
    9:00-9:30am Bob Trigg – Food is Yummy
    9:30-10:00am Funday Sunday Storytellers
    10:00-12:00pm Mandala Making with Jill
    12:15 – 12:45pm Story Time with Pip
    12:45-1:30pm Bob Trigg – Food is Yummy, Funday Sunday Storytellers
    1:30-2pm Tingling Tunes by Gabzak

    So come along to this free day and have fun with some of your favourite authors and discover something new!
    The Dip
    Peninsula Recreation Precinct
    Sydney Avenue
    Umina Beach



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