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National Book Development Council of Singapore

Introduction to Copyediting (for non-fiction) 25 April 2014 09:30 - 17:30 2014-04-25 09:30:00 2014-04-25 17:30:00

Imagination Room, Level 5, National Library Board, 100 Victoria Street Singapore | View map

MDA Grant  Eligible media practitioners,  including full-time media freelancers,  are subject to up to 90% grant of the total course fees...

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Vivid:making characters come alive 26 April 2014 10:00 - 13:00 2014-04-26 10:00:00 2014-04-26 13:00:00

Singapore Training and Development Association #06-01, Lion Building D
16 Arumugam Road
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Workshop synopsis No matter how hard you try, you’re stuck: your characters on the page remain 2-D and their dialogue just clunks along...

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Structuring stories for picture books 26 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00 2014-04-26 14:00:00 2014-04-26 16:00:00

Singapore Training and Development Association #06-01 Lion Building D
16 Arumugam Rd
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SynopsisIn this workshop for adults, learn strategies to support young children in creating a picture book. This workshop will provide you...

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AFCC 2014: Conferences 31 May 2014 09:00 - 3 June 2014 17:30 2014-05-31 09:00:00 2014-06-03 17:30:00

National Library 100 Victoria Street Singapore | View map

Asian Festival of Children's Content A festival that brings together content creators and producers with parents, teachers, librarians and...

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Create Stories on the Family Tree 创造关于家族树的故事 (in Mandarin) 1 June 2014 11:00 - 12:30 2014-06-01 11:00:00 2014-06-01 12:30:00

Geylang East Public Library 50 Geylang East Avenue 1
Merpati Hall Level 3
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Title: Create Stories on the Family Tree  By Tang SulanFor: Parents and Children (5~12 years old)A family tree clearly depicts the origin...

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Tell a story with picture cards (in Tamil) 1 June 2014 11:00 - 12:30 2014-06-01 11:00:00 2014-06-01 12:30:00

Ang Mo Kio Public Library 4300 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 6 Singapore | View map

Tell a Story with Picture Cards By: Malavika PCFor: Children aged 6 to 12Workshop materials such as paper, pencils, erasers and colour...

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Reviving the LOVE for Malay Children’s Storybooks (in Malay) 1 June 2014 11:00 - 12:30 2014-06-01 11:00:00 2014-06-01 12:30:00

Bedok Public Library 21 Bedok North Street 1
Programme Zone Level 1
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Title: Reviving the LOVE for Malay Children’s Storybooks—Back to BasicsBy: Jumaini AriffFor: Writers, educators (adults) Jumaini Ariff...

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Learn to express the imagination 学会表达想象 (in Mandarin) 1 June 2014 15:00 - 16:30 2014-06-01 15:00:00 2014-06-01 16:30:00

Geylang East Public Library 50 Geylang East Avenue 1
Merpati Hall, Level 3
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Title: Learn to express the imagination By: Mily HuFor: Parents and Children (4~10years old) Imagination is indispensable in the process...

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Story Building (in Tamil) கதை உருவாக்குவது 1 June 2014 15:00 - 16:30 2014-06-01 15:00:00 2014-06-01 16:30:00

Ang Mo Kio Public Library Level 1 Programme Zone
4300 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 6
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Story Building By: Malavika PCFor: anyone aged 13 and above, including adults Discover how to create a story spontaneously and build it...

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Encouraging higher order thinking skills in children (in Malay) 1 June 2014 15:00 - 16:30 2014-06-01 15:00:00 2014-06-01 16:30:00

Bedok Public Library 21 Bedok North Street 1
Programme Zone Level 1
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Title: Encouraging Higher Order Thinking Skills in ChildrenBy: FAZEILA ISA (Lecturer, Early Childhood and Special Education, Universiti...

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AFCC 2014: Masterclasses 4 June 2014 10:00 - 17:30 2014-06-04 10:00:00 2014-06-04 17:30:00

National Library Board 100 Victoria Street | View map

Asian Festival of Children's Content A festival that brings together content creators and producers with parents, teachers, librarians and...

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Fiction Writing (advanced) 21 June 2014 09:30 - 17:30 2014-06-21 09:30:00 2014-06-21 17:30:00

Singapore Training and Development Association (STADA) 16 Arumugam Road Singapore | View map

Synopsis The Advanced Fiction workshop aims to help writers who already have a grasp of the basics of writing fiction further perfect and...

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Dialogic Reading 23 June 2014 10:00 - 13:00 2014-06-23 10:00:00 2014-06-23 13:00:00

Imagination Room, National Library Building 100 Victoria St | View map

Workshop synopsis Dialogic reading is more than reading aloud by adults to children. It highlights emphasises the discussion that takes...

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eBooks for Asia:How good content and design makes or breaks an eBook 26 June 2014 09:30 - 27 June 2014 17:30 2014-06-26 09:30:00 2014-06-27 17:30:00

International Plaza 10 Anson Rd
#34-08 Diamond Room
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Course Synopsis The virtual world is a very big place, filled with very large clouds, webs, tubes, logs, book faces, tiny birds, wireless...

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கற்பனையுடனும் படைப்பாற்றலுடனும் கதை சொல்லுங்கள் 20 April 2014 14:00 - 16:00

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தலைப்பு: கற்பனையுடனும் படைப்பாற்றலுடனும் கதை சொல்லுங்கள் தேதி: 20 ஏப்ரல் 2014 நேரம்: 2-4pm இடம்: Activity Room, Geylang East Library,...

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Social Media for Publishers:How to use social media to connect with your customers and drive your business 8 April 2014 09:30 - 17:30

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Date: 8 April 2014 Time: 9.30am - 5.30pm Trainer: Tim Tucker  (http://www.timtuckeronline.com/) Synopsis Social media platforms such...

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Online Copywriting and Search Engine Optimisation: How to create compelling content that attracts and engages readers online 7 April 2014 09:30 - 17:30

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  Date: 7 April 2014   Time: 9.30am - 5.30pm   Trainer: Tim Tucker    (http://www.timtuckeronline.com/) Synopsis This course...

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Judge by the Cover 27 March 2014 09:30 - 28 March 2014 17:30

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Title: Judge by the Cover Date: 27 March & 28 March 2014 Time: 9.30am -5.30pm  Workshop Synopsis Judge by the cover is a two-day...

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Book Launch: Wide Asleep Sound Awake 15 March 2014 11:00 - 14:00

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  This event is free and open to the public.   The book can be purchased at the event.    There will be reception and book signing by...

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Engaged Reading:How to Optimise the Reading Experience with your Child 8 March 2014 10:00 - 13:00

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Event Details Date: 8 March 2014 Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm  Venue: Level 5, Possibility Room, National Library Building,...

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Copyrights for ePublications 28 February 2014 09:30 - 17:30

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MDA Grant  Eligible media practitioners,  including full-time media freelancers,  are subject to up to 90% grant of the total course fees...

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Translation Rights 26 February 2014 10:00 - 13:00

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*10% discount for Kinokuniya Privilege Card Members  Title:Translation Rights Date: 26 Feb 2014 Time: 10am to 1pm Venue: L5,...

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Write Better at the Workplace 24 February 2014 09:30 - 17:30

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Title: Write Better at the Workplace  Date: 24 February 2014 Time: 9.30am -5.30pm 10% discount for Kinokuniya Privilege Card...

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Write Your Own Picture Book 22 February 2014 10:00 - 12:00

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Write Your Own Picture Book! Synopsis  With adult help, children can create their own books, even children still learning to read. In...

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All In! Young Writers Media Festival 2014 22 February 2014 10:00 - 23 February 2014 17:00

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All In! Young Writers Media Festival   Date: 22 - 23 February 2014, Saturday & Sunday Venue: Chamber + Blue Room, Level 2, The Arts...

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Did I Hear You Write ? Using Storytelling to Support Children’s Creative Writing 18 January 2014 14:00 - 17:00

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Did I Hear You Write ? Using Storytelling to Support Children’s Creative Writing  *10% discount for Kinokuniya Privilege Card...

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FINDING JASPER BOOK LAUNCH 7 November 2013 19:00 - 20:30

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FINDING JASPER BOOK LAUNCH Date: 7 Nov 2013 Time: 7pm-8:30pm (Registration starts at 6:30pm) Venue: Multi-Purpose Room, B1, National...

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Honing your craft: Advanced copyediting & proofreading/Structural editing of non- Fiction/Structural editing of fiction 21 October 2013 09:30 - 17:30

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1)Course Title: Honing your craft: Advanced copyediting & proofreading  Date: 21 Oct 2013 Synopsis Editing? Want to advance and add...

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Writing and Illustrating Bilingual Picture Books 10 October 2013 09:30 - 11 October 2013 13:00

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Course Synopsis Writing and illustrating Bilingual Picture Books ( 2-day  English workshop) Trainer: lee Kow Fong Join Lee Kow Fong...

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Write a Memoir to Remember 5 October 2013 09:30 - 17:30

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Course synopsis and outline This workshop conducted by Ms Josephine Chia, an award-winning author, is suitable for those who are...

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Staying Ahead in the Digital Revolution (even if you haven’t started the race yet) 17 September 2013 09:30 - 18 September 2013 17:30

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Grants and Discounts MDA: Eligible media practitioners, including full-time media freelancers, are subject to up to 90% grant of the total...

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Using the Internet as a tool for publishing and promoting your book 16 September 2013 09:30 - 17:30

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Grants and Discounts   MDA: Eligible media practitioners, including full-time media freelancers, are subject to up to 90% grant of the...

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SISF 2013: International Storytellers Showcase III (Matinee) 8 September 2013 15:00 - 17:00

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Singapore International Storytelling Festival 2013 2 – 8 September / The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane The Singapore International...

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SISF 2013: International Storytellers Showcase II 7 September 2013 19:30 - 21:30

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Singapore International Storytelling Festival 2013 2 – 8 September / The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane The Singapore International...

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MENTERJEMAHKAN KESUSASTERAAN MELAYU 7 September 2013 13:00 - 14:00

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MENTERJEMAHKAN KESUSASTERAAN MELAYU TRANSLATING MALAY LITERATURE   7 September / Asian Civilisation Museum, Discovery Room 1:00pm -...

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SISF 2013: Masterclass - The Power and Peace of Listening 7 September 2013 10:00 - 17:00

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Singapore International Storytelling Festival 2013 2 – 8 September / The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane The Singapore International...

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SISF 2013: Shadow Puppetry Workshop for Parent and Child 7 September 2013 10:00 - 12:00

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Singapore International Storytelling Festival 2013 2 – 8 September / The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane The Singapore International...

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National Book Development Council of Singapore

SISF 2013: Workshop - Successful Storytelling 7 September 2013 09:30 - 12:30

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Singapore International Storytelling Festival 2013 2 – 8 September / The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane The Singapore International...

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National Book Development Council of Singapore

Young Adult (YA) Fiction 101: Fantasy 7 September 2013 09:30 - 17:30

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Course Synopsis The Young Adult (YA) Fiction 101: Fantasy workshop aims to help new writers and aspiring writers get up to speed with the...

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National Book Development Council of Singapore

SISF 2013: International Storytellers Showcase I 6 September 2013 19:30 - 21:30

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Singapore International Storytelling Festival 2013 2 – 8 September / The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane The Singapore International...

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National Book Development Council of Singapore

SISF 2013: Asian Stories 6 September 2013 13:45 - 15:00

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Singapore International Storytelling Festival 2013 2 – 8 September / The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane The Singapore International...

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National Book Development Council of Singapore

SISF 2013: Asian Congress of Storytellers 6 September 2013 09:30 - 17:00

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Singapore International Storytelling Festival 2013 2 – 8 September / The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane The Singapore International...

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Build Your Student’s Strengths in Narrative Writing 17 August 2013 09:30 - 17:30

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Title: Build Your Student’s Strengths in Narrative Writing Date: 17 Aug 2013 Time: 9:30am to 5:30pm Trainer: Felix...

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Travel Writing In Digital Age & Publishing Your Own Travel Guide 5 August 2013 09:30 - 7 August 2013 17:30

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  Media practitioners, including full-time media freelancers and fresh graduates may apply for MDA’s grants under its Talent Assistant...

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