The Sub Branch had its first meeting of 2019 on Saturday, February 2nd. Read the meeting minutes here. Why not join us in 2019? We welcome anyone with an interest in children’s books. All our meetings take place on the first Saturday of the month (except during school holidays) at 10 am in the upstairs meeting room of the Armidale Memorial Library in Rusden Street. Here is our tentative programme for 2019:
March 2 – bring along a book to tell others about, old or new….
April 6 – Graphic novels, comics and similar
May 1 – 3 – Booked In! 2019 with Jacqueline Harvey, Fiona McDonald and Trish Donald.
Our Author/illustrators will be visiting schools in the New England region.
May 4 – YA crime and spy fiction
June 1 – Stories Connect (NEWC Yazidi project)
July (no meeting)
August 3 – CBCA shortlist – a popular annual event
September 7 – the International Youth Library (IJB) in Munich.
October – no meeting
November 2 – Turkish children’s books
December 7 – Collective noun picture books and a Christmas lunch