INDIAN NEWS & TIMES

Monday, February 19, 2018

Mount Litera School InterA3-New-Poster-Mumbai-changes-01national (MLSI)- one of Mumbai’s leading IB schools, has brought the first ever Mumbai edition of Bookaroo- India’s first children’s literature festival to the city. The festival is scheduled to take place on 24- 25 February, 2018 at the premises of MLSI- Bandra-Kurla Complex from 11AM to 04:30PM.

Since its inception in 2008, Bookaroo has visited nine cities and has held 26 editions in the last 10 years.  This year in Mumbai, the festival will welcome over 20 well established authors, illustrators, poets and storytellers to unveil their magic. A true champion in bringing stories alive through storytelling, dramatized reading, workshops, art and craft, the Festival aims to encourage freedom of thought in young minds thereby promoting a love for literature. Welcoming children as booklovers, the festival is specially curated for 4 to 14 year olds with sessions for every age at every hour.

Boookaroo Mumbai will feature a spectacular line-up of speakers with more than 50 sessions to look forward to.  Additionally, there are exciting sessions on wildlife, environment, make your own Patua painting and safari tales. All sessions are first-come-first-seated and prior registration for sessions is mandatory.

What: Bookaroo, India’s first children’s literature festival in Mumbai

Venue: Mount Litera School International, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai

Date: 24 and 25 Feb 2018

Time: 11 am to 4.30 pm