Books from Our Own Backyard
In conjunction with:
Creative Bay of Plenty Arcade Arts.
Where: Library Arcade, Willow and Wharf Street, Tauranga
When: February 17 from 11am to 1pm.
Official Opening at Noon by
Mayor Greg Brownless
Bring the kids
In this celebration of
- Popular face-painting with Amber
- Discuss your writing project with experienced author, editor and Tauranga Writers’ president Jenny Argante
- Sing along with writer-illustrator Rebecca Larsen
- Make tissue flowers with Harsha Rigney
- Create a pom-pom Tauranga Writers’ spider with artist Andria Goodliffe
- Talk to artist-designer Gordon Miller who illustrated Rob to the Rescue and talk with its author, Etheljoy Smith
- More artists, writers, musicians, puppeteers include: Jill Batty, Jan Pendergrast, Loretta Crawford, Anne Westerkov, Gaye Hemsley, Debbie McCauley.
- Top up your lunch with a sausage sizzle.