IMPORTANT UPDATE — unfortunately, this event has been cancelled due to Covid-19. Please contact the Lancaster and Morecambe VIC for more information and to obtain a refund.
Join award-winning Syrian author and illustrator Nadine Kaadan in an interactive storytelling and art workshop. Listen to her read from her books The Jasmine Sneeze and Tomorrow and learn all about the rich culture and proud history of Damascus and the courage of the Syrian children. Then create and send your own images and messages of hope on postcards to be sent to children living in refugee camps in Lebanon.
Nadine Kaadan is an award-winning children’s book author and illustrator from Syria now living in London. She has published many books in many countries and her mission is to encourage a reading culture in the Arab world. Nadine’s work with young refugees has captured the attention of CNN and the BBC, both of which broadcast special features on her books Tomorrow and The Jasmine Sneeze. She is the 2019 winner of the Arab British Centre Award for Culture.