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Touch and Smell a Painting???

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Gallery

Age Group: 10-100

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Siddhant Shah

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Sarmaya Trust and Access for ALL


Synopsis:

Have you ever wanted to touch or smell a painting in a museum? Siddhant Shah has! Close your eyes and let Siddhant help you to explore 10 magical paintings from India with all your senses. (In English) (Limited to 12)

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Gallery

Age Group: 10-100

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Siddhant Shah

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Sarmaya Trust and Access for ALL


Synopsis:

Have you ever wanted to touch or smell a painting in a museum? Siddhant Shah has! Close your eyes and let Siddhant help you to explore 10 magical paintings from India with all your senses. (In English) (Limited to 12)

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Gallery

Age Group: 10-100

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Siddhant Shah

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Sarmaya Trust and Access for ALL


Synopsis:

Have you ever wanted to touch or smell a painting in a museum? Siddhant Shah has! Close your eyes and let Siddhant help you to explore 10 magical paintings from India with all your senses. (In English) (Limited to 12)

Quilt- A -Thon

Quilt- A -Thon

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Cove

Age Group: All ages

Time: 00:00

Speaker/s:

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Help piece together a paper patchwork of stories with words and pictures. (ALL DAY EVENT)

起飞吧!| Take Flight!

起飞吧!| Take Flight!

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Doodle Wall

Age Group: 10-12

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Chooi Ling Keiong

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

想象,当大树可以飞起来的时候….. Imagine for a moment that a tree could fly… (In Mandarin and English) (Limited to 50)

Mania Raksasa | Monstermania

Mania Raksasa | Monstermania

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Doodle Wall

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Evi Shelvia, Emila Yusof

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Oyez Books


Synopsis:

Let your imagination and pencils run wild! Biarkan imaginasi dan pensel anda melakar raksasa yang paling gerun! (Bahasa Melayu and English)

Junglee Jinglee

Junglee Jinglee

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Doodle Wall

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Vasanti Unka

Sponsor/Supporter: Sponsored by Creative New Zealand and supported by the Malaysia New Zealand Chamber of Commerce Sarawak Chapter


Synopsis:

The jungle is a noisy mess! Join Vasanti Unka to bring peace and order back to the scene. (In English)

Doodle Garden | Taman Coretan

Doodle Garden | Taman Coretan

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Doodle Wall

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Nia Latif

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

How does your garden grow? With flowers red and yellow, doodles big and small. Bagaimanakah tanaman anda membesar? Dengan bunga merah dan kuning, coretan besar dan kecil. (In Bahasa Melayu and English) (Limited to 50)

奇妙的梅纳杰里 | Marvellous Menagerie

奇妙的梅纳杰里 | Marvellous Menagerie

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Crafty Corner

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Ceres Lau

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

透过牛皮纸袋,用你的想象世界创造出精美、与众不同的超级大怪物 Let your imagination go wild and create exquisite, exceptional and extraordinary creatures.. from paper bags! (In Mandarin and English) (Limited to 50)

Puppet Play

Puppet Play

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Crafty Corner

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Brian Zimmerman

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Make your own simple puppet and put on a play! (In English) (Limited to 50)

Wayang Kertas | Paper Wayang

Wayang Kertas | Paper Wayang

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Crafty Corner

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Evi Shelvia

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Oyez Books


Synopsis:

Create your own dancing Raksasa! Hasilkan raksasa menari anda! (In Bahasa Melayu and English) (Limited to 50)"

Heart on a String | Hiasan Hati Bertali

Heart on a String | Hiasan Hati Bertali

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Crafty Corner

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Emila Yusof

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Oyez Books


Synopsis:

Make the magic unfold in this 3D workshop. Mari penuhi alam magis dengan gantungan kertas berbentuk hati. (In Bahasa Melayu and English) (Limited to 50)

Stripes! No Spots!

Stripes! No Spots!

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Workshop

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Vasanti Unka

Sponsor/Supporter: Sponsored by Creative New Zealand and supported by the Malaysia New Zealand Chamber of Commerce Sarawak Chapter


Synopsis:

Tiger and Leopard disagree about who looks best. Hear all about their silly argument then you decide which you like best - stripes or spots and make your own tiger or leopard mask. (In English) (Limited to 50)

Roaming Through the Rainforest

Roaming Through the Rainforest

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Workshop

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Anthony Pine

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Join Tom the Crocodile for a quiet swim through the rainforest, but be prepared for some unexpected encounters! (In English)

寻找你的范特西 | Find Your Fantasy!

寻找你的范特西 | Find Your Fantasy!

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Workshop

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Chooi Ling Keiong

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

如果你可以做任何事,成为任何人,去任何地方 . . . 你将选择什么呢? Imagine you could do anything, be anyone, go anywhere……what would you choose? (In Mandarin and English) (Limited to 50)

Roar Like a Lion

Roar Like a Lion

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: The Workshop

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Chetan Sharma

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Karadi Tales


Synopsis:

What happens when you deny a King his feast? Join Chetan Sharma in this hilarious mouth-watering tale! (In English) (Limited to 80)

Spices have Superpowers!

Spices have Superpowers!

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Studio

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Namita Moolani Mehra

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Do you love food? Do you love to cook? Then come discover the magic and special powers of nine super spices…discover some secrets about these special ingredients and what makes them truly magical. (In English) (Limited to 100)

One Frame at a Time

One Frame at a Time

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Studio

Age Group: 10-12

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Chetan Sharma

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Karadi Tales


Synopsis:

Discover how to get things moving in this introduction to animation. (In English) (Limited to 80)

The Magic Spicebox

The Magic Spicebox

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Studio

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Namita Moolani Mehra

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

If you're looking for an adventure that will delight all your senses, then The Magic Spicebox is just what you need. Meet the magical spices with superpowers who can sprinkle every meal with flavour, creativity and fun. (In English) (Limited to 100)

The Wonderful World of Puppetry

The Wonderful World of Puppetry

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Studio

Age Group: 10-12

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Brian Zimmerman

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Discover the secrets of how to bring puppets to life in this puppeteering masterclass with Brian Zimmerman. (In English) (Limited to 25)

Pengembaraan Jack | Jack's Journey

Pengembaraan Jack | Jack's Journey

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 16:00

Speaker/s: Ummi Sham

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Malaysian Board on Books for Young People


Synopsis:

Follow Jack as he travels across rivers, up and down hills, through forests in search of wealth and happiness. Who will he meet? What will he find? Ikuti Jack dalam perjalanannya menyeberangi sungai, mendaki dan menuruni bukit, memasuki hutan untuk mencari kekayaan dan kegembiraan. Siapa yang dia akan jumpa? Apa yang dia akan jumpa? In (Bahasa Melayu and English)

Gigglealong with Alicia

Gigglealong with Alicia

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Alicia Dongjoo Bang

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Be ready for action, fun and laughter in these folktales from Korea. (In English)

Batang dan Ekor | Trunks and Tails

Batang dan Ekor | Trunks and Tails

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 14:30

Speaker/s: Ummi Sham

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Malaysian Board on Books for Young People


Synopsis:

Join Ummi Sham for an animal story with lots of joining-in fun! Turut serta bersama Ummi Sham untuk sebuah cerita binatang yang mengandungi banyak aktiviti menarik! (In Bahasa Melayu and English)"

Singalong with Alicia

Singalong with Alicia

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Alicia Dongjoo Bang

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Clap your hands, wiggle those fingers, and singalong to nursery rhymes from Korea. (In English)

Amazing Animal Adventures

Amazing Animal Adventures

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 13:00

Speaker/s: Champa Saha

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Animals are cute, scary, tiny, HUGE, bouncy, stealthy and everywhere! Have you ever wondered what stories they have to tell? (In English)

Dreamtime

Dreamtime

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Tini Zainuddin

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Step into a land of dreamy adventures. (In English)

A Story from Sarawak

A Story from Sarawak

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 11:30

Speaker/s: Heidi Munan

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

This fishy tale comes with a serious warning: Never make a pretty girl laugh against her will! (In English)

我家有怪兽

我家有怪兽

Date: 23 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Alan Kiang

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

你家有怪兽吗? 让我们一起来揪出躲藏在我家的这只怪兽吧!来听听关于它的故事 (In Mandarin) (Limited to 50)

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Gallery

Age Group: 10-100

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Siddhant Shah

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Sarmaya Trust and Access for ALL


Synopsis:

Have you ever wanted to touch or smell a painting in a museum? Siddhant Shah has! Close your eyes and let Siddhant help you to explore 10 magical paintings from India with all your senses. (In English) (Limited to 12)

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Gallery

Age Group: 10-100

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Siddhant Shah

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Sarmaya Trust and Access for ALL


Synopsis:

Have you ever wanted to touch or smell a painting in a museum? Siddhant Shah has! Close your eyes and let Siddhant help you to explore 10 magical paintings from India with all your senses. (In English) (Limited to 12)

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Touch and Smell a Painting???

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Gallery

Age Group: 8-80

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Siddhant Shah

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Sarmaya Trust and Access for ALL


Synopsis:

Have you ever wanted to touch or smell a painting in a museum? Siddhant Shah has! Close your eyes and let Siddhant help you to explore 10 magical paintings from India with all your senses. (In English) (Limited to 12)

Quilt-A-Thon

Quilt-A-Thon

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Cove

Age Group: All ages

Time: 00:00

Speaker/s:

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Help piece together a paper patchwork of stories with words and pictures. (ALL DAY EVENT)

种一座森林 | Grow A Forest

种一座森林 | Grow A Forest

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Doodle Wall

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Chooi Ling Keiong

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

森林需要好长的日子才能形成,可是在Pustaka Bookaroo,一座奇妙的森林即将在你的协助下诞生,来吧,让我们一同来种下这森林里的许许多多老树. Forests take years to grow, but here is your chance to grow the Pustaka Bookaroo Forest with your very own very, very old trees. (In Mandarin and English)

Word Play

Word Play

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Doodle Wall

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Vasanti Unka

Sponsor/Supporter: Sponsored by Creative New Zealand and supported by the Malaysia New Zealand Chamber of Commerce Sarawak Chapter


Synopsis:

Can you imagine a book so boring that even the words ran away to have some fun? Help those crazy words dance, play and sing on the Doodle Wall. (In English)

Mimpiroo | Dreamaroo

Mimpiroo | Dreamaroo

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Doodle Wall

Age Group: 10-12

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Emila Yusof, Evi Shelvia

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Oyez Books


Synopsis:

Create your very own Dream World. Will it be flat or square? Will there be forests of purple and rivers of gold? Bina dunia impian anda. Adakah ianya leper atau bersegi-empat? Penuh dengan hutan berwarna ungu atau sungai keemasan? (In Bahasa Melayu and English)

The Tallest Tale

The Tallest Tale

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Doodle Wall

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Chetan Sharma

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Karadi Tales


Synopsis:

Draw along and along and along with award-winning illustrator Chetan Sharma to tell the tallest tale ever told! (In English) (Limited to 80)

Raksasa Aku | Monster Mine

Raksasa Aku | Monster Mine

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Crafty Corner

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Evi Shelvia

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Oyez Books


Synopsis:

A round or a square head? A fang or a beak? Curly hair or sharp spikes? Feet or tentacles? Hands or wings? Super scary or fluffy and friendly? You choose! Kepala bulat atau segiempat sama? Gigi tajam atau paruh? Rambut kerinting atau pancang tajam? Tapak kaki atau sesungut? Tangan atau sayap? Sungguh menakutkan atau gebu dan mesra? Anda pilih! (In Bahasa Melayu and English) (Limited to 50)

疯狂面具派对 | Mask Mania

疯狂面具派对 | Mask Mania

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Crafty Corner

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Ceres Lau

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

来一场好玩又疯狂的羽毛欢乐派对吧! Festival fun with feathers and more. (In Mandarin and English) (Limited to 50)

Puppet Play

Puppet Play

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Crafty Corner

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Brian Zimmerman

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Make your own simple puppet and put on a play! (In English) (Limited to 50)

Patung Kertas | Paper Capers

Patung Kertas | Paper Capers

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Crafty Corner

Age Group: 10-12

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Emila Yusof

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Oyez Books


Synopsis:

With a fold here, a snip there and a splash of colour create a very special toy. Mari bina patung kertas dengan sedikit lipatan dan guntingan serta pewarnaan! (In Bahasa Melayu and English) (Limited to 50)

Roaming Through the Rainforest

Roaming Through the Rainforest

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Workshop

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Anthony Pine

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Join Tom the Crocodile for a quiet swim through the rainforest, but be prepared for some unexpected encounters! (In English)

神奇魔法帽 | Magical Hats

神奇魔法帽 | Magical Hats

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Workshop

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Chooi Ling Keiong

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

来,与翠玲一同创作出属于你自己的迷你图画书! Create your very own mini picture book with a little help from Chooi Ling Keiong. (In Mandarin and English) (Limited to 50)

The Not Boring Book

The Not Boring Book

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: The Workshop

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Vasanti Unka

Sponsor/Supporter: Sponsored by Creative New Zealand and supported by the Malaysia New Zealand Chamber of Commerce Sarawak Chapter


Synopsis:

Join book designer and illustrator, Vasanti Unka, to make your own Not Boring Book! (In English) (Limited to 50)

The Wonderful World of Puppetry

The Wonderful World of Puppetry

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Studio

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Brian Zimmerman

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Discover the secrets of how to bring puppets to life in this puppeteering masterclass with Brian Zimmerman. (In English) (Limited to 25)

Spices have Superpowers!

Spices have Superpowers!

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Studio

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Namita Moolani Mehra

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Do you love food? Do you love to cook? Then come discover the magic and special powers of nine super spices…discover some secrets about these special ingredients and what makes them truly magical. (In English) (Limited to 100)

Mini Superheroes

Mini Superheroes

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Studio

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Chetan Sharma

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by Karadi Tales


Synopsis:

Have you got what it takes to be a superhero? Come and find out how to fly in the sky and walk on water with Chetan Sharma and Super Hathaman. (In English) (Limited to 80)

The Magic Spicebox

The Magic Spicebox

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Studio

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Namita Moolani Mehra

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

If you're looking for an adventure that will delight all your senses, then The Magic Spicebox is just what you need. Meet the magical spices with superpowers who can sprinkle every meal with flavour, creativity and fun. (In English) (Limited to 100)

Superheroes!

Superheroes!

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 10-12

Time: 16:00

Speaker/s: Champa Saha

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

We love Superman, Batman, Spiderman and Harry Potter, don’t we? Superheroes all – brave and honest, fighting evil, always helping the innocent. What about some real heroes – children like you, from ordinary families…? (In English)

Sup Batu | Stone Soup

Sup Batu | Stone Soup

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 10-12

Time: 15:30

Speaker/s: Ummi Sham

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Malaysian Board on Books for Young People


Synopsis:

Stir the pot and cook up an unusual story with Ummi Sham. Gaul periuk dan masak cerita yang luar biasa bersama Ummi Sham. (In Bahasa Melayu and English)

Performalong with Alicia

Performalong with Alicia

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 14:30

Speaker/s: Alicia Dongjoo Bang

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Put on your dancing shoes and wait for the magic to begin. (In English)

Folk Tales of India

Folk Tales of India

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 8-10

Time: 14:00

Speaker/s: Champa Saha

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Long, long ago, in a country far, far from here, these ancient tales were first told. Some will make you laugh, some will make you wonder, all will make you think. (In English)

Playalong with Alicia

Playalong with Alicia

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 13:00

Speaker/s: Alicia Dongjoo Bang

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Every picture tells a story - you can be the story! (In English)

Bulu dan Peri | Feathers and Fairies

Bulu dan Peri | Feathers and Fairies

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 6-8

Time: 12:30

Speaker/s: Ummi Sham

Sponsor/Supporter: Supported by the Malaysian Board on Books for Young People


Synopsis:

Have you ever wondered why birds have such beautiful feathers? Come and find out with Ummi Sham. Pernahkah anda tertanya mengapa burung mempunyai bulu yang sungguh cantik? Dapatkan jawapan daripada Ummi Sham. In Bahasa Melayu and English)

Yellow Lion, Blue Lion

Yellow Lion, Blue Lion

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 11:30

Speaker/s: Tini Zainuddin

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

Join Tini for this colourful and noisy romp in the jungle. (In English) (Limited to 100)

Tales Fairies Tell

Tales Fairies Tell

Date: 22 Apr 2017

Location: Baruq

Age Group: 4-6

Time: 11:00

Speaker/s: Champa Saha

Sponsor/Supporter:


Synopsis:

From lands far, far away, across the seas and over the mountains, these tales are heard in the whisper of the breeze. They travel the world, waiting to be heard. Listen….can you hear them? (In English)