Date
Saturday 29 February 2020 to Sunday 15 March 2020
Location
British Council Library, Colombo 03

British Council hosts Drawing Words, an exhibition featuring ten illustrators to bring popular children’s books to life.

Celebrating illustration as an art form. Calling out to all art and illustration enthusiasts.

From Tuesdays to Sundays, starting from Saturday 29 February 2020, up until Sunday 15 March 2020 from 9.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.

During the course of the exhibition, there will be a series of other events and activities, as mentioned below:

Session name Date and time Ages
Illustrating the world with Jill Calder 
(Library and Teaching Centre members only)
Saturday 29 February 2020
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
5-8 years
An interactive storytelling session with illustrator Jill Calder
(Library and Teaching Centre members only)
Saturday 29 February 2020
3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
5-8 years

Ahoy! Deep-Sea Voyagers!
(Library and Teaching Centre members only)

Sunday 1 March 2020
10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
9-12 years
Illustration Masterclass with Jill Calder 
(Open to the public)
Monday 2 March 2020
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
18 years and above
“Emily Brown and the thing” storytelling by Dinesha Senaratne
(Library and Teaching Centre members only)
Thursday 5 March 2020
2.45 p.m. to 3.45 p.m.
6-8 years
“A World of your Own” storytelling by Dinesha Senaratne
(Library and Teaching Centre members only)
Thursday 5 March 2020
4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
9-12 years

Register for these events in advance in order to reserve your seat!

Open to the public. Entrance Free. 

For further details, contact Customer Services on 0117 521 521.

 

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