On the evening of Thursday 22nd August, author and illustrator Megan Forward will be visiting Redlands College Library. Doors will open at 6pm for students to partake in a book swap Each child brings a book in good condition and swaps it for another one. It costs a gold coin donation and all funds raised will go to The Indigenous Literacy Foundation.
At 6:45 pm, Megan will be sharing her passion for sustainability through her picture books with a fun and interactive presentation. Following this, families are welcome to speak with Megan and purchase her books which will be on display in the Library. You can pre-order Megan's books by simply downloading, printing and completing this form. Once completed please hand it into the Library.
Megan Forward is a twice CBCA (Children’s Book Council of Australia) – shortlisted illustrator and author with a Bachelor of Visual Arts and a Graduate Diploma in Teaching specialising in Visual Art and English.
As a young girl she dreamed one day of creating picture books and is thrilled to be combining this dream with a love of building community around the natural world and the desire to share this love with children, because you care for what you love.
Megan runs STEAM (science, technology, english, art, maths) workshops for children and educators around ideas about sustainability in urban settings and inspiring children to connect with nature.