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Jim-Jam Story Time

When

Wednesday 19 September
6:30pm – 7:30pm

Where

Gungahlin Library
Corner of Hibberson and, Gozzard Street,
Gungahlin ACT 2912

Get snug in your pyjamas or onesie and join us for a special family story time to celebration the Australian Reading Hour.
Bookings: https://www.library.act.gov.au/learning/whats_on

Reading Brought to Life

When

Saturday 22 September
2:00pm – 3:00pm

Where

Woden Library
Corinna St &, Furzer St,
Phillip ACT 2606

Fancy a bit of first person narrative? Get into the spirit of the Australian Reading Hour with live readings from a selection of well-known and loved novels.
Bookings: https://www.library.act.gov.au/learning/whats_on

Book Face celebrates Australian Reading Hour

When

Thursday 20th September
3:00pm – 4:30pm

Where

Book Face
33 Hibberson St,
Gungahlin ACT 2912

Join BOOK FACE Gungahlin and Leife Shallcross as we come together in celebration of the Australian Reading Hour this September 20th. Leife will be in store at 3pm, signing copies of her book ‘The Beasts Heart’ and chatting about the importance of taking time from your day to read. There are so many reasons to prioritise time for daily reading, and at BOOK FACE Gungahlin we will help you find your inspiration.
https://www.facebook.com/events/323859154838099/

Australian Reading Hour Celebration

When

Thursday 20th September
6:00pm – 8:00pm

Where

Harry Hartog Bookseller
Keltie Street
Westfield Woden
Phillip, ACT 2606

You are invited to celebrate the Australian Reading Hour in store with us as we hold a panel with renowned bestselling authors Tania McCartney, Leife Shallcross and Katharine Murphy as we discuss what stories we love, why we love reading and why books matter.
On the night there will be a 45 minute panel discussion with our guest authors followed by a Q&A session and an opportunity to get books signed by the authors after.
There will be a showcase of favourite books from our panelists and book loving staff. Tell us your favourite book on the night and you will go in the draw to win an exciting prize pack, plus your recommendation will be featured in store the following week.
https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/australian-reading-hour-celebration-tickets-50016686255