Bellville library celebrates book week

Bellville library has planned a week of activities for National Book Week, from Tuesday September 5 to Monday September 11.

The theme this year is “#OurStories”. The library’s activities start on Wednesday September 6 with the Born to Read group, at 10am. Moms and tots can enjoy a morning of listening to stories and making their own books, followed by tea and cupcakes.

On Thursday at 6pm the LAPA Publishers and The Friends of the Library will host Flori Schrikker, co-author of Kook saam Kaaps, and other South African authors, in the Bellville Art Gallery for the annual Skrywersaand. Refreshments will be served.

Children aged 11 to 18 are invited to tell their stories at the drama club competition in the library hall, on Friday September 8, at 3pm. The winner will receive a book prize. To book call Martha de Wet at 021 444 0300.