Explore the magic of picture books with your child at the Picture a Story Family Day at the State Library of Western Australia.
Join a magical storytime before taking part in the host of art activities on offer
Kids will love creating artworks to hang in our tiny gallery. They’ll also learn new drawing techniques from local illustrators and create a small book to take home. Don’t forget to visit the fabulous fairy tale photo booth to have your picture taken!
Before you leave, purchase picture books from the State Library Shop and have them signed by the illustrators themselves.
When: Saturday 2 November, 10.30am – 1.30pm.
Join a special storytime from 10.30am.
Join fun family activities activities from 11.00am to 1.30pm.
Where: The Place, Mezzanine Floor, State Library of Western Australia
Recommended for: Children aged 6+ and their families
Bookings: Not required
The Picture a Story Family Day is being held as part of the Picture a Story exhibition which is taking place from 2 November 2013 to 27 February 2014. On display throughout The Gallery (Ground Floor) and The Place are original illustrations from Australian picture books from the 1970s to today.
The Picture a Story Family Day is a wonderful opportunity to explore the world of picture books illustrations with your little ones.