I don’t know if you’ve heard, but Cassava Republic Press will be hosting a Children’s Day Fair on Saturday May 26th, 2012 at shop at No. 62b Arts and Crafts Village, Opposite the Abuja Sheraton from 12 noon to 6pm.
Bring your family, friends and anyone else you can think of. It’s going to be a fun-packed way to celebrate Children’s Day this year. There will be storytelling sessions, art and creative writing workshops and a Kids’ Book Quiz. Industry leaders will be there to hold fun, interactive sessions for kids on everything from dental health, to leadership and self-esteem, and etiquette.
We encourage kids to come dressed as their favourite character or in their best cultural costume and fora fashion show and costume contest at the end of the day. The best outfit will win an exciting mystery prize!
The fair will also boast a bazaar featuring a wide variety of unique, affordable African-inspired gifts - from art supplies to Ankara clothes and jewellery, and Batik quilts - for sale.
The gate fee is N1,000 (free for children 10 and under) and includes a free copy of Birds of Our Land, by Virginia Dike, our latest children’s book. Attendance is open to the general public.