#Word Junior by Borders Malaysia

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Specially designed for children and brought to you exclusively by Borders Malaysia, #Word Junior will have an exciting line-up of activities:

Children’s Tea Party
Saturday, 22 June 2013
10.30 am – 12.30 pm, The Bee
Admission: Free, but space is limited. Sign up on The Cooler Lumpur Facebook Page.

The Last Polka will sponsor 50 cups of free ice cream for the first 50 children to attend this family event, open to all for free. They have created a special literary themed flavour especially for the festival and the festival’s Children programme.

One of the authors, Sue Quek will read and discuss as to whether their noses will grow long when they tell lies; the illustrator CK Koh will then work with the children to craft Box Boy a character in the book. This event is supported by Borders Malaysia.

Workshop with Marianna Pascal
Saturday, 22 June 2013
2.00 pm – 3.00 pm, White Box
Admission: Free, but space is limited. Sign up on The Cooler Lumpur Facebook Page.

Learn 22 Idioms the English Fast & Easy Way! Best-selling author, Marianna Pascal, uses cartoons and stories to teach useful idioms for essays, for work and for everyday life! This interactive talk / workshop makes English fun for children and adults alike.

Julia Gabriel Centre Storytelling
Saturday, 22 June 2013
3.30 pm – 4.30 pm, White Box
Admission: Free, but space is limited. Sign up on The Cooler Lumpur Facebook Page.

Join Julia Gabriel Centre’s teachers as they weave magic, sense of wonder and of course, fun, into some SILLY, STUPENDOUS, SPECTACULAR STORIES.

Interactive Session with Yusof Gajah
Sunday, 23 June 2013
11.00 am – 12.00 pm, White Box
Admission: Free, but space is limited. Sign up on The Cooler Lumpur Facebook Page.

Yusof Gajah is a well loved, local Children’s book artist who has translated a popular German tale, Dill the Little Elephant. He also published ‘Chemophant’ to educate kids on cancer. He has won Best Children’s Book Illustration from NBC Malaysia and Grand Prize of Noman Concours (ACCU).

Storytelling in Bahasa Malaysia with Mama Tok
Sunday, 23 June 2013
12.00 pm – 1.00 pm, White Box
Admission: Free, but space is limited. Sign up on The Cooler Lumpur Facebook Page.