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Storytime with Kerry-Ann Winmar

Free Library

Event Information

  • Date DATE
    19 September 2019
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  • Time TIME
    6.30 - 7.30PM
  • Location LOCATION
    South Perth Library
    Cnr Sandgate St & South Tce, South Perth
  • Cost COST
    Free, booking essential
  • Hosted by HOSTED BY
    City of South Perth Libraries
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As part of Australian Reading Hour (ARH) 2019 South Perth Libraries will be hosting 
Kerry-Ann Winmar for a special adults storytime.

Kerry-Ann Winmar is a Traditional Owner with a strong family history of ancient customs and traditions in the Perth area. Join Kerry-Ann as she gives some insight into the tradition of storytelling, it’s importance and shares stories of the Whadjuk Country and people. 

Speaking is the primary form of communication in Aboriginal cultures. Concepts and beliefs have been passed from generation to generation through specific cultural practices, traditions, languages, laws and family relationships. The oral traditions of instruction include storytelling, song, dance, and art and craft making.

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