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The Spelling Competition is open to Grade 7s only. Your teacher must enter your School


Overview of the Programme – 10th Jozi Book Fair 30th August – 2nd September 2018 Mary Fitzgerald Square, Newtown   Date Events Venue 30-31 August Medico Regional African Conference MA Boardroom Day 1 Thursday 30th August 8.00-1.30pm Schools Programme Mary Fitzgerald Square 6.00 for 6.30pm Opening: 10th JBF, Photographic Exhibition By Omar Badsha. Museum Africa …


TIME 09H00-10H10 Time Venue 9.00 WELCOME – JBF Song Let’s PLAY: Games & words [Sinethemba Welcome Speech -3min]                  9.10– 9.30 Puppet Show- City of Johannesburg Libraries & Face Painting 9.30-10:10 9.00 am WELCOME & JBF Song & games 9.15 Meditation for children – 15 minutes. 9.30-9.50 City of Joburg Storytelling & Face-painting   TIME 10H10-11H00 …


  ALL ARTS – PUBLIC PROGRAMME The General Public Programme promotes all the arts and consists of Literature, Roundtable discussions, Seminars, Workshops, Children’s programme, Theatre, Film, Poetry, Live Jazz, Publisher Exhibitions & book sales and art Exhibitions. The Public Programme takes place on Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 2 September 2018.


Celebrating & Remembering our Patron: Cde. Keorapetse ‘Bra Willie’ Kgositsile. The late, Bra Willie hosted poetry workshops with the youth in 2016. The JBF theme then was, Youth Rising, and so our youth series – #PassOnTheWord – was born. This year marks the first of our annual JBF Open Mic Competition which will happen every …


Exhibitors Description Afro-Middle East Centre Website: AMEC is a research institute that focuses its work on the Middle East and North African region. It seeks to fasten & enhance relations between the MENA region and South Africa. AMEC is based in Johannesburg, South Africa and uses different mediums in order to ensure the institute …


TIME: 09H30 – 10H30 Type: WorkShop Event  & participants: Silkscreening T.shirts: Colin Groenwald (Joburg Art Gallery) Venue: Workers Museum: 1 Type: WorkShop Event  & participants: Parent-Child Poetry Workshop Venue: Workers Museum: 2 Type: WorkShop Event  & participants: Creativity workshop with Joan Rankin (Award-winning illustrator) Venue: MA 1 Boardroom Type: WorkShop Event  & participants: Philosophy for …