ALL YEAR LONG 2018: FCBG GOLDEN ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATIONS.
The FCBG will celebrate 50 years since it was founded by Anne Wood in 1965, to promote enthusiasm for and about children’s books. All local Book Groups are being encouraged think of exciting and golden ways we can work together to celebrate this important milestone in golden style. Please make contact if you have any ideas or you would like your local school or community to become involved.
28 February 2018: Author Visit to Dry Sandford School Primary School: Elaine Wickson will be talking to the children about her book Planet Stan
World Book Day: We will be celebrating WBD by again giving Story Sacks to the Children’s Hospital at the JR and Helen and Douglas House, go to Past Events to find out about the story so far
20 -21 April 2018: OCBG have been invited to Kennington Festival of Arts being held on Friday evening 20th April and Saturday 21st April. Story tellers, musicians and artists will be performing. On the Saturday morning, Korky Paul will be doing a Winnie the Witch presentation and there will be arts and crafts activities for the children. OCBG will be there with an activity stall and we look forward to seeing our members there.
Watch this space for more details of events happening in Oxfordshire in 2017
Author events at Helmdon Primary School, Newbottle and Charlton School
Author/illustrator visits to member schools throughout the year, please contact us for details.