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Whats On : June 2010
12 JUNE 2010 13 * Places are limited. Booking essential. SCHOOL HOLIDAY FUN See A-Z listings for date and time details at branches listed under each event. CIRCUSeS, PIRATeS AND DRAGONS: GIANT DRAwINGS AND FAbULOUS SONGS Tales of circuses, strong men, pirates and bears will s pring to life in giant illustrations , d rawn on the spot, with songs to sing and join in on the chorus e s. Ideas from the audience are brought to life du ring the sh ow with Cloud stre et’s Nicole Mu rray drawing the char acter s of these riveting tales as the s tories unfold to music on con ce r tina, flute and guitar. Loads of laughs, made-up ver se s an d rollicking tales of derring-do at Indooroopilly, Fairfield, Mt Ommaney, Sunnybank Hills , brisbane Square and Chermside Libraries. MAGICAL GYPSY CAT banyo, Grange, Toowong, Coopers Plains and Holland Park Libraries will be presenting a delightful story about Gabby, a lonely and bored hous e c at. So, how is it that she gets transform ed into ‘Gabriella’, a magical gypsy cat? Can she really play a m usical instr um ent and sing? Gabbie magically meets Zarra, a beautiful gypsy girl who is learning m agic. Unfor tunately, s he doe sn’t always get the spells right! PIRATe STORYbOOk MAGIC SHOw The pirate magician displays a children’s pirate storybook at Ashgrove, Carina, Carindale, Zillmere, bracken Ridge, bulimba and west end Libraries. As the pirate reads the book to the children a map falls out of it. The children and pirate magician use the magical lamp to find the treasure by completing magical tasks along with Patches, the naughty parrot. After all the tricks have worked the children find the treasure box that has magic wands inside. bOOkS ARe MAGIC! A MAGIC SHOw FOR ALL AGeS Magician SuperSteff loves books and her books are especially magical. One book is totally erased by the children’s magical skills. Another book has a spider on the cover – it’s just an illustration but it’s moving and is finally found on Steff’s back! Even a naughty wizard from a book comes to life! SuperSteff and the children turn him into a rabbit at everton Park, Nundah, Sandgate, wynnum, Inala and Corinda Libraries. JULIAN AND HIS ReALLY bIG MAGICAL bOOkS What makes Julian’s books so special? With Julian’s gigantic books each story magically comes to life as the colourful characters find themselves in a pickle – Scotty Scarecrow sure looks different; is this why the others won’t let him join in? Tommy favours lollipops over his tooth brush and things get a bit ‘gummy’ – so Julian uses his magical skills and a lot of laughs (Pssst! and a lot of help from the children) to save the day at Annerley, Mt Gravatt, Stones Corner, New Farm, Mitchelton, Garden City and Hamilton Libraries.