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Author event: Meet Rachel Spratt

Meet the author of the Nanny Piggins books at the launch of the third book – Nanny Piggins and the Runaway Lion!

When: 3pm – 4.30pm, Saturday 6th March
Where: St Johns little church hall, opposite St Johns Church, St Johns Road, Glebe, NSW.
Cost: Free!

You can chat with the author, Rachel Spratt, and hear a reading from the book. And there’ll be refreshments and activities including a chocolate treasure hunt.

Head to the launch for a snorting good time!

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Attention all NSW superheroes under 9!

Gleebooks Children’s is holding an event for children under 9 years. Put on your favourite superhero outfit (or create a new one!). Here are the details:

You are invited to join the exclusive Baxter branch of Superheroes.

Apply between 3 and 4 pm on Saturday, 4th April 2009 at the little church hall, opposite St Johns Church, St Johns Rd Glebe.

Extraordinary Ernie and his marvellous sidekick Maud the sheep, along with Fearless Frances Watts, will encourage you to take up your crimefighter cloak and meet Housecat Woman, the Amazing Desmond, Valiant Vera and Super Whiz.

Cape swirling
Easter egg hunt
Book launch
Special superhero bargain of 2 books for the price of 1
Story reading

Don’t forget to wear your superhero costume. Come as your favourite, or create a character of your own!

Admittance $5
RSVP Essential: