Jozi’s Books and Blogs Festival is an annual community event which aims to showcase acclaimed authors, bloggers and journalists so as to inspire and challenge the young and old in our communities to become more involved in reading and writing.
When: Sunday, 30th July 2017
Where: SBSM INDEPENDENT SCHOOL, Gate 3, 24 Salvia Street, Extension 3, Lenasia
Time: 9h30 to 16h00
Children’s Programme Jozisbbf2017
10h00 – 10h30 – OPENING with the Honorable Mr Pravin Gordhan – Patidar Hall
MC: SBSM Independent School Principal Mr Jateen Nana
10h30 – 15h00 for the full day! – KIDS CRAFTS – PINK ROOM
09h00 – 16h00 -Patidar Hall Foyer – PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITION – Photographic Exhibition: #Jozisbbf2017 invites you to an exhibition of original works by Photographer and Author Fakir Hassen, Food and Arts blogger Saaleha Idrees Bamjee (ShootCake) and the Roshnee Photography Club.
CHILDRENS PROGRAMME – Knet Centre
ROSHGOLD NEWS TEAM
TIME SLOT 1: 10h45 – 12h00: MC – Radio Presenter Nadiera Sarek (Eastwave FM)
CHILDREN Session 1: 10h55-11h20
Children will be entertained to a story with Nozi Storyteller.
CHILDREN Session 2: 11h25-12h00
Children get to meet, 10 year old, award winning author, Stacey Fru. Stacey will share all the secrets to her success.
TIME SLOT 2: 12h15 – 13h45: MC – CA and Vlogger Safiyyah Sujee
CHILDREN Session 1: 12h15 – 12h45
Children meet Kruger National Park (KNP) Trails Guide Ashraf Sayed, Junior Honorary Ranger Afeefah Patel and they discover all about the rhino and bee from Author Dharmisha Cvetkovic (Geza and the Bee, Who am I?)
CHILDREN Session 2: 12h50 – 13h10
Children join Amina Kara (TopTots) for a story.
CHILDREN Session 3: 13h15 – 13h55
Children join the Lenasia, Extension 3 library for a craft.
TIME SLOT 3: 14h00 – 15h30: MC – Writer Faheema Sahib
CHILDREN Session 1: 14h00 – 14h25
Children meet 8 year old author Michelle Nkamankeng. Chaired by Author Naseema Moolla (Riding the Samoosa Express, Tasmiyyah Tell Tale).
CHILDREN Session 2: 14h30 – 14h50
Children discover all about a dangerous stranger from Author Soraya Hendricks (UZV- The Legend of the Gilded Scroll)
CHILDREN Session 3: 14h55 – 15h10
Children join Elaine Pillay (Zwai and the Little Creature) for a story.
CHILDREN Session 4: 15h15 – 15h30
Join Zayboon Motala (Craft book, Riding the samoosa Express) as she entertains the children to an engaging puppet show.
15h30 – 16h00: CLOSING and AWARD CEREMONY with Principal Jateen Nana, Dimple Paima Patidar, Nadia Cassim (IRTIQA) and ROSHGOLD NEWS Team