Date
Tuesday 06 August 2019 09:00 to Sunday 11 August 2019 17:30
Location
British Council Library, Colombo 03

To kick start your August we have an exciting line-up of activities designed especially for your liking.

So, drag your friends and come along! Open for children aged 5 to 17 years

Here's our line-up.

Date Time Age group Activity Registration status
Tuesday 6 August 2019 9.00 a.m. - 10.30 a.m. 5-12

Poetry -  Shape of my heart… shape poems on friendship

Session full

11.15 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. 13-17

Drama Therapy: “Shared Space“ with Tehani Chitty, Dramatherapist.
Join our playful exploration when we are all so different, how do we create a place that feels safe for us all? 

 
Wednesday 7 August 2019 9.00 a.m. - 10.30 a.m. 5-12 Drama Therapy: “Shared Space“ with Tehani Chitty, Dramatherapist.
Join our playful exploration when we are all so different, how do we create a place that feels safe for us all? 
Session full
11.15 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. 5-12 Edible soil layers - exploring the soil layers through food and fun! Session full
Thursday 8 August 2019 9.00 a.m. - 10.30 a.m. 13-17 Fun with science  - the journey of a seed
Creating and testing experiment on seed dispersal
 
11.15 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. 5-12 Facts of Nature/Commotion in the ocean-mural made out of recycling material Session full
3.00 p.m. - 4.00 p.m. 13-17 Creative Nature - save the oceans - creating ocean layers & experiments to understand conservation  
Friday 9 August 2019 9.00 a.m. - 10.00 a.m. 5-7 Expressive ART   
11.00 a.m. - 12.15 p.m. 8-12 Expressive ART  - Art with a HeART
Encouraging creative self-expression through art 
 
Saturday 10 August 2019 9.00 a.m. - 10.30 a.m. 13-17 Poetry - the friendship rap: exploring & creating a rap to express ideas in friendship  
11.15 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. 5-7 Creative nature - erupting volcanos Session full
3.00 p.m. - 4.30 p.m. 13-17 Expressive art session with Shimali Goonetilleke
Art with a HeART - encouraging creative self-expression  through art
 
Sunday 11 August 2019 11.00 a.m. - 12.30 p.m. 6-12 Comic Crazy - Cartoon Art: Learn the basics of comic book art & writing Session full
1.45 p.m. - 3.30 p.m. 13-17 Comic Crazy - Cartoon Art: Learn the basics of comic book art & writing   
4.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m. 13-17 Creative writing - when Mother Nature sings... creating lyrics and songs about our world  

 

Registration procedure

Members: Collect your pass from the library and walk-in free! No online registration required. 

Non - members: Registration fee Rs. 4,000 for the entire week. This would also provide you with a complimentary membership at the library for one year. Interested? Fill up the form and submit the reference number to complete the registration at the British Council Customer Service.

 

Note: Please be at the venue 15 minutes prior to the start time. Children under 12 must be accompanied by their parent/guardian at all times. The registration fee would be for one entrance pass for the entire week irrespective of the number of sessions participated.
*based on availability and conditions apply

 

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