From 2022 all CBCA ACT events will be scheduled in our new membership system called Hello Club. This means both members and non-members attending a CBCA ACT event will need to have a Hello Club account to register for events. For more information about becoming a member go to Membership Information.
Library Lover's Day Dinner @ Caphs
Join us for Library Lovers Day, Bring your favourite book, explore your next new favourite and share a meal (at your own expense) at Caphs Cafe next door to Paperchain from 7.00pm.
Library Lover's Day @Paperchain
Join us for Library Lovers Day, Explore for your next new favourite books, share with other booklovers at Paperchain and see what is new on the shelves. Revisit past favourites.
Maura Pierlot Alphabetter Book Launch
When- Tuesday 27 February 2024, 18:00-18:30
Where - The Book Cow
Organisers - Maura Pierlot, Peter Arnaudo
Register -Via The Book Cow Bookshop
followed by the:
Night of the Notables
Join us to celebrate the 2024 CBCA Book of the Year Awards Notables List. Find the Notables in the Book Cow shelves and be the first to share with your class.
Drinks and nibbles provided.
Sun Project Shadow Judging Registration
Our Shadow Judging program is an exciting addition to our annual calendar. We are inviting young voices from across Australia to join the conversation about the books on our CBCA Book of the Year Shortlist. At the end of CBCA Book Week at our Shadower’s Choice Awards winners chosen by our young groups of judges will be announced.
All participating groups of young people, our ‘Shadow Judges’ will:
- Read the 6 Shortlisted books in their nominated category from 2024 CBCA Book of the Year Awards (BOTYA)
- Discuss these titles with their peers against the CBCA Book of the Year Awards criteria, Share a creative response, and Vote for their winners.
Register with the ACT Branch and we will ensure that you are sent a link to the National site, are supported by our team, with regular catch-ups, workshops for facilitators and students